Cybertron.CA - Canadian Transformers News and Discussion
Go Back   Cybertron.CA - Canadian Transformers News and Discussion > Transformers Discussion > Transformers Customs and Artwork

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 03-21-2018, 12:23 PM   #1
xueyue2
Nexus Maximus
xueyue2's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: Toronto
Posts: 2,613
Easy improvement on POTP Rodimus Prime -- using Gundam parts

This will be my 2nd project using junkie Gundam parts to improve transformers.
The first one is here:
http://www.tfw2005.com/boards/thread...oject.1133581/

I won't bother to clone the DIY steps for this add-on, anyone interested, just check here:
http://www.tfw2005.com/boards/thread...#post-15610186


The idea is simple, since I found there are 2 major issues with POTP Rodimus Prime:
1) In truck mode the front of the trailer is not covered .... Shame on you, Hasbro, as usual.
2) In robot mode, the shoulder is awkward looking because of Hot Rod's exposed thighs.

So I fixed these 2 problems with one single parts from junkie Gundam ---- one stone two birds.

End result:

Truck mode:



Robot mode:

The same parts covered front of truck mode become the shoulder cover, I painted its front golden so it looks like epaulet... maybe I should call him Rodimus marshal.





The best part is this:
When Rodimus marshal need a little extra help, he can get the firepower right away.

Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	potp_rodimus1.jpg
Views:	436
Size:	91.9 KB
ID:	39181   Click image for larger version

Name:	potp_rodimus2.jpg
Views:	387
Size:	88.4 KB
ID:	39182   Click image for larger version

Name:	potp_rodimus3.jpg
Views:	372
Size:	85.0 KB
ID:	39183   Click image for larger version

Name:	potp_rodimus4.jpg
Views:	368
Size:	85.2 KB
ID:	39184  
__________________

sell/trade/wanted thread
feedback


Last edited by xueyue2; 03-21-2018 at 12:26 PM.
xueyue2 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-21-2018, 01:01 PM   #2
Digibasherx
Machine War
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Toronto
Posts: 240
Re: Easy improvement on POTP Rodimus Prime -- using Gundam parts

Nice, is that from the heavyarms custom?
Digibasherx is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-21-2018, 01:16 PM   #3
xueyue2
Nexus Maximus
xueyue2's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: Toronto
Posts: 2,613
Re: Easy improvement on POTP Rodimus Prime -- using Gundam parts

Quote:
Originally Posted by Digibasherx View Post
Nice, is that from the heavyarms custom?
yeah, heavyarms gundam, 1/100
__________________

sell/trade/wanted thread
feedback

xueyue2 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-21-2018, 06:15 PM   #4
GotBot
Cybertron
Join Date: Feb 2016
Location: Newfoundland and Labrador
Posts: 1,156
Re: Easy improvement on POTP Rodimus Prime -- using Gundam parts

Nice mod, and the shoulders still move the same despite the added parts?
GotBot is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-21-2018, 09:33 PM   #5
xueyue2
Nexus Maximus
xueyue2's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: Toronto
Posts: 2,613
Re: Easy improvement on POTP Rodimus Prime -- using Gundam parts

Quote:
Originally Posted by GotBot View Post
Nice mod, and the shoulders still move the same despite the added parts?
yeah, no change to the should articulation.
__________________

sell/trade/wanted thread
feedback

xueyue2 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-04-2018, 06:31 PM   #6
zuffyprime
Fortress Maximus
zuffyprime's Avatar
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Toronto/Miss/Brampton
Posts: 5,009
Re: Easy improvement on POTP Rodimus Prime -- using Gundam parts

Nice work man I dig it
__________________
I'm Buying: G1 Boxes/Inserts
I'm Buying: G1 MIB KOs
If you have any for sale, please let me know, thanks
zuffyprime is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Transformers Shopping







Donate to Cybertron.ca
Donations keep this site running, thanks for your support. More details here.

Transformers on eBay.ca!
Transformers
Hasbro Transformers Titans Return Leader Class Twin Cast & Autobot Blaster
Transformers
Transformers Cybertron Ultra Class: Menasor with Heavy Load NEW
Transformers
Transformers Lot CHUG Deluxe Figures Fall of Cybertron War for Cybertron
Transformers
Transformers Lot Transformers Prime Hasbro 1st edition and more
Transformers
Transformers G1 Autobot Cassettes - Ramhorn, Eject, Rewind
Transformers
G1 Takara Transformer Book Reissue Collection 21 TFC Broadcast aka Blaster MIB

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 09:38 AM.



Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.