Indie Toys + Vintage Grooviness = 5mmToyhacker customs

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Indie Toys + Vintage Grooviness = 5mmToyhacker customs

Postby 5mmToyhacker » Wed Nov 21, 2012 2:38 pm

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I decided to work on customs that bridge indie toys and the vintage robot aesthetics. This is the first in the series using Gylos compatible heads from Ni-Stuff and Micronauts.

Ni-Stuff Gylos Micronauts Alien Hybrids
http://5mmtoyhacker.blogspot.com/2012/11/ni-stuff-gylos-micro-alien-hybrids.html
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Re: Ni-Stuff Gylos/Micronaut Alien customs

Postby DISCHARGE » Thu Nov 22, 2012 10:39 am

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Nice job, those look great.
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Re: Indie Toys + Vintage Grooviness = 5mmToyhacker customs

Postby 5mmToyhacker » Sat Nov 24, 2012 8:59 pm

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This is my 2nd toyhack that mixes Indie toys and vintage grooviness. Sea-Borgs figures are by Monsterpants. If you look closely you will recognize parts of Energon, Cybertron, Diaclone in the mix.

Challenge of the Sea-Borgs
http://bit.ly/TcfoUG
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Re: Indie Toys + Vintage Grooviness = 5mmToyhacker customs

Postby 5mmToyhacker » Sat Nov 24, 2012 10:29 pm

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This is number three in a line of toyhacks I've been working on that mix indie toys with vintage grooviness.

GodBeast Micronauts customs
http://5mmtoyhacker.blogspot.com/2012/11/godbeast-micronauts-customs.html
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Re: Indie Toys + Vintage Grooviness = 5mmToyhacker customs

Postby 5mmToyhacker » Mon Nov 26, 2012 1:17 pm

My link died when I edited the title. This one is working.
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