custom faceplates for ironhide and ratchet

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custom faceplates for ironhide and ratchet

Postby Sid Burn » Wed Feb 13, 2008 9:19 pm

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if a custom hobbyist can do this, why cant takara?
Didnt they learn from MP01 that cardboard sucks as a replacement for a mold?

These custom heads are simple, dont interfere with transformation and would make encore ratchet and ironhide decent enough to buy.
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Re: custom faceplates for ironhide and ratchet

Postby Liege Evilmus » Wed Feb 13, 2008 9:31 pm

Pretty nice. Have you seen the clip on ones yet that actualy stand over the body?

Those are cool too.

I hope that either Takara or Hasbro(most likely Takara) will take notes on these custom pieces and finaly do a retool of these molds.
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Re: custom faceplates for ironhide and ratchet

Postby Sid Burn » Wed Feb 13, 2008 11:02 pm

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Weapon: Fusion Reaction-Powered Blowtorch Blasters
Its a shame they didnt do it right for the encore release. I am pretty sure those clip on heads I linked to could be permanent to the mold without interfering with transformation.

Ratchet and Ironhide are staples in the TF universe, they should have faces.
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