Heavy/Scratch: Siege Blaster

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  1. TheClutteredDesk

    TheClutteredDesk Well-Known Member

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    Soooo I decided I'd make my self a new version of good old blaster due to me changing the scale of my collection to fit better with the ER lads. The figure I used as the base was that of Siege soundwave, the legs have been cut up and had some custom scratch built pieces and speakers attached, a new head from good old shapeways, arm cut and modifed and finally the chest window modifing using styrene to give it more of a blaster feel.

    Thoughts?

    IMG_20200501_224335__01.jpg IMG_20200501_224340__01.jpg IMG_20200501_224343__01.jpg IMG_20200501_224354__01.jpg IMG_20200501_224651__01.jpg IMG_20200501_224420__01.jpg G1_Blaster_toy.jpg
     
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  2. TheSledgeHammer

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    Very Nice! Really like the leg speakers.

    I'm aware that Blaster isn't as popular as Soundwave is, but this is kind of one of those given retools that I'm surprised hasn't happened officially already. Perhaps Earthrise Wave 4 or WFC Trilogy part 3.
     
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  3. Old Man Prime

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    That’s pretty cool! Good job.
     
  4. Maximus Danz

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    Great work! looks awesome!
     
  5. 2Sixshot

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    do you know which blaster head was used? great work btw
     
  6. warhawk

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    Nice work, alt mode looks great
     
  7. marvel b

    marvel b Bearer of the Matrix of Smash

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    That's friggin amazing!!!
     
  8. kobayashi maru

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    Now I want this and all his cassettes. Looks like he came out of an Earthrise box, excellent work dude!
     
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  9. breaux man

    breaux man I'm Me

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    I used that same Shapeways head from steamshield on my Megasteel Buster...I think he fits a classic scale as well. As a matter of fact, I feel Siege Soundwave reminds me of the Megasteel Buster.
    carry on...
    blaster and soundwave.jpg
     
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  10. CyberDragon10K

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    "Look out and shout! Ow!"

    I'm liking those speaker areas on the leg panels in particular.
     
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    Just saw this on Twitter, this is really great work! He looks perfect.
     
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  13. Joburg Guy

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    Why haven't HasTak done this already!?!?
    Gorgeous. Could so easily pass for an official figure. Love it.
     
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    You did great! I would buy that in a heartbeat
     
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    Wow, but maybe you should paint in the parts in the side which fold out from the legs(the wee dotted things).
     
  16. TheClutteredDesk

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    I have done that since I took the images
     
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  17. Miradus

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    A great homage to blaster, looks awesome!!