Heavy/Scratch: Titans Return Trypticon Arm Workout (not crossfit)

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  1. ultraman zoffy

    ultraman zoffy Out here making whatever whenever

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    Test phase arm stuff for Trypticon. Still working on new claws and possibly extending the arms slightly, but his arms were damn short in the cartoon so whatever.
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  2. FredrickMcQuil

    FredrickMcQuil Poor transformers fan

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    I do like the armored up arms alot better than the skrawny ones he comes with!!
     
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  3. scuffed up rts bumblebee

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    Cool
     
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    REM2010 till all are one an “treated equally” as one lol

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    wow very cool
     
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    this one is pretty nice...
     
  6. ultraman zoffy

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    Fair(er) Fight.
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    Nice. But you should have tapered them a bit.
     
  8. ultraman zoffy

    ultraman zoffy Out here making whatever whenever

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    Let me know where to try the taper out and I'll see how it looks.
     
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    Just taper each piece along its longitudinal axis. Near the elbow and near the wrist. You shouldn't need to taper either piece by much. Also, make sure the taper for the dark piece matches the width of the beginning of the light piece. So it looks like one continuous taper of the entire arm.
     
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    ultraman zoffy Out here making whatever whenever

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    Ahh okay, that's what I figured you meant. I went ahead and added a small taper on the shoulder piece and it does look good. I'll post photos in a bit. Thanks for the idea!
     
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    they look great like that. can you post some more pics.
     
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    Looks good. I would also taper the forearm near the wrist.

    Update: Nevermind. I see a little taper in the older pics.
     
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    Nice work, looks a lot better
     
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  15. Anti Spark

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    After this maybe you could extend his tail.

    After seeing the prototype Hasbro did shorten it.
     
  16. ultraman zoffy

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    I've never seen a pic of the prototype. The tail was actually longer?
     
  17. Anti Spark

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    When i first saw Trypticon that was the first thing that stood out.

    Let me try to find that picture.



    EDIT: This figures. Now i cant find images. I know they are out there.

    I even commented on pictures.
     
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  19. Anti Spark

    Anti Spark It'S DUB Or Nothing!

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    I tried to find images but can't. I think the wire-frame images shows some of the difference. Maybe Im wrong. I dont have this figure sooo.

    Sorry at my Sad attempted working theory on his tail. I believe originally the Tail pivoted on the hinge I indicated with red dot.

    Looking at this image the tail seams larger and also looks different then the production tail.


    Please note when i find the actually image I will post it.


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