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Re: Mech Ideas WS-01 upgrade kit

Postby daimchoc » Wed Jan 23, 2013 5:10 am

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Re: Mech Ideas WS-01 upgrade kit

Postby robotmel » Thu Jan 24, 2013 5:02 pm

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Re: Mech Ideas WS-01 upgrade kit

Postby mooncake623 » Thu Jan 24, 2013 5:27 pm

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I don't think that's mech idea's upgrade kit... Isn't that the botcon custom class longblast?
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Re: Mech Ideas WS-01 upgrade kit

Postby necr0blivion » Thu Jan 24, 2013 5:54 pm

Weapon: Null-Ray Rifle
mooncake623 wrote:I don't think that's mech idea's upgrade kit... Isn't that the botcon custom class longblast?


It's the upgrade kit using the Longblast body. Here's a dismembered BotCon custom (or perhaps just didn't have the head yet):

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Re: Mech Ideas WS-01 upgrade kit

Postby daimchoc » Thu Jan 24, 2013 6:18 pm

necr0blivion wrote:
mooncake623 wrote:I don't think that's mech idea's upgrade kit... Isn't that the botcon custom class longblast?


It's the upgrade kit using the Longblast body. Here's a dismembered BotCon custom (or perhaps just didn't have the head yet):

http://www.seibertron.com/events/fullsi ... allery_nav



The pictures shows grey portions of the body, which is used in the Botcon version. The Generations version has Black parts.


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Re: Mech Ideas WS-01 upgrade kit

Postby Agamemnon » Tue Jan 29, 2013 2:15 am

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Got my notification today (well yesterday at this point. WTF am I still doing up?) from BBTS that this is shipping. Should have on Wed or Thursday.

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Re: Mech Ideas WS-01 upgrade kit

Postby Agamemnon » Tue Mar 26, 2013 11:30 pm

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Holy thread necro!!! Okay, I finally got some pics taken and thought I'd post a few from this set. I wasn't really that interested in the Jazz conversion, but I definitely liked the guns. Here's some fun, then the thread can proceed on its way to oblivion. :D

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Gooood Grimlock. Nice doggie! Well, voyager OP is too big next to FoC Grimlock. So, let's bring out Fugly OP to get a better scale. (Besides, Classics Voyager OP's hand is so big that the bottom of the stock won't fit. There's a joke in there involving Ariel somewhere...)

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I might have to get the new Null Ray set for Skywarp so I can put Megs in his hands. Fugly OP just isn't going to cut it. He does best sitting on that hovercraft toilet bot from the Unicron trilogy Cybertron series. Shockwave is probably going to stay in one Grimlock mouth or the other...
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Re: Mech Ideas WS-01 upgrade kit

Postby Midnight_Fox » Wed Apr 10, 2013 4:13 pm

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Sorry to bump the thread, but had a question. Anyone know where the two stickers on the sheet between the spoiler and door stickers actually goes on the figure? I've stared at him for quite awhile and still have no clue.
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Re: Mech Ideas WS-01 upgrade kit

Postby Metrosuplex » Wed Nov 13, 2013 12:02 am

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Midnight_Fox wrote:Sorry to bump the thread, but had a question. Anyone know where the two stickers on the sheet between the spoiler and door stickers actually goes on the figure? I've stared at him for quite awhile and still have no clue.


Dang, I'd like to know the answer to this, too! :BANG_HEAD: Can't figure it out... searchin' the interwebs now, but I'm not feeling too confident if the question is still lingering on the Seiber-boards... :???:
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Re: Mech Ideas WS-01 upgrade kit

Postby Midnight_Fox » Wed Nov 13, 2013 3:18 pm

Motto: "The Midnight Fox comes in the night,
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Metrosuplex wrote:
Midnight_Fox wrote:Sorry to bump the thread, but had a question. Anyone know where the two stickers on the sheet between the spoiler and door stickers actually goes on the figure? I've stared at him for quite awhile and still have no clue.


Dang, I'd like to know the answer to this, too! :BANG_HEAD: Can't figure it out... searchin' the interwebs now, but I'm not feeling too confident if the question is still lingering on the Seiber-boards... :???:


Yeah. I'd asked on their Facebook page too, but no response.
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Re: Mech Ideas WS-01 upgrade kit

Postby Metrosuplex » Thu Nov 14, 2013 11:51 am

Motto: ""Nothing so liberates the heart as when a fool awakens from his folly.""
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Midnight_Fox wrote:
Metrosuplex wrote:
Midnight_Fox wrote:Sorry to bump the thread, but had a question. Anyone know where the two stickers on the sheet between the spoiler and door stickers actually goes on the figure? I've stared at him for quite awhile and still have no clue.


Dang, I'd like to know the answer to this, too! :BANG_HEAD: Can't figure it out... searchin' the interwebs now, but I'm not feeling too confident if the question is still lingering on the Seiber-boards... :???:


Yeah. I'd asked on their Facebook page too, but no response.


Why does that not surprise me? :BANG_HEAD: Kind of sloppy, to begin with, that they didn't bother with label instructions. Seems like the internet just gave up on those two stickers, which is rather surprising when you consider the OCD guys who buy these type of upgrade kits! :roll: Don't give up! You can do it! :lol:

Anyway, I love their Apex & Geminus set!
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Re: Mech Ideas WS-01 upgrade kit

Postby Agamemnon » Thu Nov 14, 2013 1:28 pm

Motto: ""I'd be the President of the procrastinator's club if I ever got around to submitting my application.""
Weapon: Null-Ray Rifle
There are stickers?

(I bought for the weapons, so I'm not much help. When I get a chance, I'll check out the sticker sheet and see what I can see...)
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Re: Mech Ideas WS-01 upgrade kit

Postby Metrosuplex » Thu Nov 14, 2013 1:32 pm

Motto: ""Nothing so liberates the heart as when a fool awakens from his folly.""
Weapon: Null-Ray Rifle
Agamemnon wrote:There are stickers?

(I bought for the weapons, so I'm not much help. When I get a chance, I'll check out the sticker sheet and see what I can see...)


I don't think the mystery is solvable. I wish you the best of luck, but don't be too discouraged if you get perplexed as well. I think it's going to be one of those things ya have to let go, rather than pull your hair out in frustration.

I'm planning to just paint the guy later, anyway, but the OCD side of me wanted to get the full value from the set and check how the stickers look on the figure. Overall, the stickers do such a half-assed job that you have to wonder why MechIdeas even bothered with the sheet.

But hey, that Megatron and Shockwave gun are kick-ass, aren't they?! :michaelbay:
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Re: Mech Ideas WS-01 upgrade kit

Postby craggy » Thu Nov 14, 2013 2:20 pm

only bought the set for the guns. one of the guns from another third party (Dr Wu?) was going to set me back the same as these two, so I thought, "why not?" and was not disappointed. fun little pew pews.
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Re: Mech Ideas WS-01 upgrade kit

Postby Rated X » Thu Nov 14, 2013 11:03 pm

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Midnight_Fox wrote:Sorry to bump the thread, but had a question. Anyone know where the two stickers on the sheet between the spoiler and door stickers actually goes on the figure? I've stared at him for quite awhile and still have no clue.



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