Heavy/Scratch: Transmetal Armordillo

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  1. DJsCustoms

    DJsCustoms Well-Known Member

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    Started alongside Transmetal Predacon Ducklaw, this was another Basic-class sized Transmetal.
    I tried to follow the show's Transmetal designs with beast mode colors being opposite of the pre-transmetal(orange->green) and keeping the original color present more in metallic instead(orange->copper).


    Beast Mode:
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    Drilltank Mode:
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    Armordillo, Maximize!
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    The whole transformation is just reversing parts. Flip the head out of the chest, flip the arms down, swing the shoulder panels the opposite way, flip the legs down, flip the backpack 180, done.
     
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  2. Scarlet knight

    Scarlet knight Emergency Food Connoisseur

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    Very cool
     
  3. BLOODRAGED189

    BLOODRAGED189 In it for the engineering

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    Love it, but how is green the opposite of orange?
     
  4. shiftypenguin

    shiftypenguin Fancy-Pantsless Dancer

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    Very fun! I'm digging those colors!
     
  5. DJsCustoms

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    I don't know.
    Somehow everytime I tried working on this custom I was like "It has to be green, because that's the opposite of orange".
    I do not know how I thought that.
     
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    Trippy! But fits right in with the transmetal 2 look
     
  7. BLOODRAGED189

    BLOODRAGED189 In it for the engineering

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    :lol  Thankfully it looks great
     
  8. setsuna

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    Wow this has an amazing nostalgic feel! Looks straight from the BW TM line!!

    i would suggest having some anodized part? Or cheat with chrome base, then translucent green to top off that Transmetal look :)