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Black Airachnid jet-form with spider scout drone!

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Black Airachnid jet-form with spider scout drone!

Postby Jin Saotome » Wed Mar 27, 2013 12:22 am

It turns out the actual Transformers Prime Arachnid toy was pretty terrible and nothing I tried could save her from being a pile of jointed polygons. So I did what any customizer would do in this situation, kept her head and tossed the body. Airachid would soon be reborn as 'Black Airachnid'. To do this I used the Beast Hunters Starscream mold and trimmed down most of the body spikes, wing hooks, and hollowed out more of the inner chest. Airachnid's head was modded to fit and suddenly the figure started to look more and more like her. She's a jet in this format and I still needed to incorporate the spider aspect. Using Cliffjumper's hammer body and some Star Wars Spider assassin droid legs I created a drone that could be plugged onto her back to show the legs in robot mode and act as a separate robot scout when she was in jet mode. Now Black Airachnid is perfectly suited to pose along with the other bots on my shelf!
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Re: Black Airachnid jet-form with spider scout drone!

Postby Jin Saotome » Wed Mar 27, 2013 12:24 am

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Re: Black Airachnid jet-form with spider scout drone!

Postby TulioDude » Fri Mar 29, 2013 7:29 pm

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Nice! ;)^
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Re: Black Airachnid jet-form with spider scout drone!

Postby Delta Magnus » Sun Mar 31, 2013 4:52 am

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Wow! That's pretty impressive.
5mm posts FTW!
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Blurrz wrote:I cant get into Combiner Wars.. the combined mode doesn't look like its flush, as if they're just upscaling PCCs.

I know what you mean. It looks like they took 5 robots and combined them into one big robot. It doesn't make any sense!
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Re: Black Airachnid jet-form with spider scout drone!

Postby Sodan-1 » Sun Mar 31, 2013 10:24 am

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Now that's cool. If only she transformed into a jet in the series, maybe we wouldn't have such a disappointing figure.
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Re: Black Airachnid jet-form with spider scout drone!

Postby Autobot Genocide » Sun Mar 31, 2013 1:25 pm

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Awesome work here :APPLAUSE: i think you should make another and sell it to me ;)
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Re: Black Airachnid jet-form with spider scout drone!

Postby rapierdragon » Thu Jun 13, 2013 11:43 pm

Where are the guns from? Another TF Prime figure, or a Star Wars figure, or perhaps Shapeways?
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