Heavy/Scratch: TR fortMAX

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  1. meisterworks

    meisterworks Well-Known Member

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    howdy howdy y'alls
    inspired by fakebusker83's awesome take
    Heavy/Scratch: - Titans Return Fortress Maximus

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    with cerebros as backpack
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    and how it's pegged to the back, a lego bit (same bit as how the 2 tanks connect)
    port is the same size as hasbro's 5mm. no mod needed. just plug n play
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    pew pew
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  2. meisterworks

    meisterworks Well-Known Member

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    leg day
    all deck out for assembly
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    fwooosh... done
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    the extended knee cap from combiner wars fist – took the thumb and trimmed it
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    the cannon as the shin guard
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    the extended tank mode.
    the shoulder pads were not ready during this photo
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    everything but the kitchen sink
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    the connecting port
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    a simple lego mod for the sideARMS. swivel up for it to be plug into
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    the 2nd crew tank mode
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  3. Lunatic Prime

    Lunatic Prime Former Prime and light piping fetishist

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    Looks great so far :thumb :thumb :thumb 
    Can't wait to see the finished version. I guess he will partsform as I see Sky Shadow's arms attached to the tank turret.
    And could you do me one favor, please? How wide are the wholes inside those 5 mm pegs? For example on Spinisters' guns' handles. That would help me a lot with a new custom I just planned.
     
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    This is really cool
     
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  5. meisterworks

    meisterworks Well-Known Member

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    they are the same peg size – 5mm.
    but for the spinister gun – underneath/within the peg, there's a 1mm Ø hole.
    this allows it to peg/plug onto a protrusion on skyshadow tank turret
     
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    the 1st crew done. ooopsie, wrong sequence on the post...
    spike
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    cerebros
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    the backpack
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    how he was waisted
    cut in half
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    using a lego bit
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    a lego rod as spine
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    let's do the twist
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  7. setsuna

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    This custom is grand ;) 

    more pics of bot mode?
     
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    loof Talkers make me thirsty.

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    Ahh yes.
     
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  9. meisterworks

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    the last crew
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    3 stooges
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    meisterworks Well-Known Member

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    the shoulder pads from 2D to 3D — 1st set. for final pads, holes were laser cut out instead of etched.
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    the chest piece
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  11. warhawk

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    Wow, this project is quite the endevor. Keep us posted!
     
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  12. meisterworks

    meisterworks Well-Known Member

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    it's done. updated at the 1st post
     
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    Absolutely stunning :bowdown: :bowdown: :bowdown: 
     
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    dam amazing work an great retool n rework
     
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    This is bonkers! Really amazing! Wow. :D 
     
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    I'm even more impressed by the offical product render like photos.

    Not that i ever done it but try Stack the focus so there is bigger dof.
     
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    WOW!
     
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    XxsnipersnakexX the G1 prick

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    wow...just wow....
     
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  20. fakebusker83

    fakebusker83 Radicon

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    Thanks for the call-out, and how on Earth did I miss this the first time? You took a concept and made it crazy better, I like what I see :D 

    I'm also glad you chose a darker blue tint for the dominant colour. I always wondered how it will look like since I picked instead a baby blue shade.
     
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