Attempt #3 for my OC made out of blocks. Transformable snow plow.

Post all your customized Transformers here. Whether it's a small mod or a true kitbash, we'd love to see it!

Attempt #3 for my OC made out of blocks. Transformable snow plow.

Postby -Kanrabat- » Sun Mar 09, 2014 1:37 pm

Motto: "I will be your blade. I will be your shield."
Weapon: Armor Axe
I found that new thing in store a few days ago. I was mostly intrigued by that "transformable mainfraime". It's LEGO compatible and was not to expensive so I tried it out.
Image
Of course, the default bot is not transformable at all which is kind of a waste. Plus, there's a few pieces in this that are really not LEGO compatible. Still, I tried something.

First of all, the transformable block is very small, forcing me to do a small TF. Scout size at best. Second, you cannot put any blocks as you please on the thing if you want it to transform. Some tiny parts need to overlap and rotate so if you put certain blocks at certain places, it either wont transform, or the offending blocks will just pop out of the way.

So, here's the vehicle mode I could manage. I had to really think outside the box to make this.
Even the shovel can rotate a bit.
Image
Image
Image
Image
Image
Image

You must really be careful when transforming it. The wheels have a tendency to pop off. I'm not sure if it would be a good idea to glue the peices together. The sweet thing is, it transform like a REAL transformers, thanks to the transforming block. No partforming at all in this transformation. Not even the weapons.

Image
Image

Here's the bot, complete with sheild and hammer of justice.
Image
Image
Image
Image
Image

Hope you enjoyed. BTW, mods, if my creation ever make the round-up, please use this photo:
Image
Thanks!
User avatar
-Kanrabat-
Guardian Of Seibertron
Posts: 6057
News Credits: 7
Joined: Sun Dec 12, 2010 3:19 pm
Location: Canada, province of Québec
Buy from -Kanrabat- on eBay
Strength: N/A
Intelligence: N/A
Speed: N/A
Endurance: N/A
Rank: N/A
Courage: N/A
Firepower: N/A
Skill: N/A

Re: Attempt #3 for my OC made out of blocks. Transformable snow plow.

Postby Midnight_Fox » Mon Mar 10, 2014 12:52 pm

Motto: "The Midnight Fox comes in the night,
always in shadow, never in sight."
Weapon: Switch Blade Tail
Looks awesome.

How are the Tenkai Knights? I keep seeing them on clearance at Walmarts and they intrigue me.
User avatar
Midnight_Fox
Godmaster
Posts: 1778
News Credits: 4
Joined: Tue Jan 26, 2010 5:26 pm
Location: Baton Rouge, LA
Strength: 6
Intelligence: 8
Speed: 9
Endurance: 7
Rank: 5
Courage: 6
Firepower: 3
Skill: 7

Re: Attempt #3 for my OC made out of blocks. Transformable snow plow.

Postby -Kanrabat- » Mon Mar 10, 2014 4:05 pm

Motto: "I will be your blade. I will be your shield."
Weapon: Armor Axe
Midnight_Fox wrote:Looks awesome.

How are the Tenkai Knights? I keep seeing them on clearance at Walmarts and they intrigue me.


They are not too bad. The transforming block have many limitations on how you can attach blocks to it. However, it snap together solidly and the "bot" form is decently articulated and the joints are tight. I plan of getting a beast block next and make a plane/jet/spaceship that transform into a beast.

I paid my box 13$+taxes at Target without regrets. If the Tenkai Knignts are at clearance at your local store, get a small humanoid at least. Making a proper transformers out of it is challenging, but pretty fun.
User avatar
-Kanrabat-
Guardian Of Seibertron
Posts: 6057
News Credits: 7
Joined: Sun Dec 12, 2010 3:19 pm
Location: Canada, province of Québec
Buy from -Kanrabat- on eBay
Strength: N/A
Intelligence: N/A
Speed: N/A
Endurance: N/A
Rank: N/A
Courage: N/A
Firepower: N/A
Skill: N/A

Re: Attempt #3 for my OC made out of blocks. Transformable snow plow.

Postby KnightStrike » Sun Mar 16, 2014 7:01 am

Motto: "Remember, this hobby is supposed to be your therapy, not the reason you need therapy."
Weapon: Electro-burst Rifle
That is really cool! Nice work!
User avatar
KnightStrike
Targetmaster
Posts: 615
News Credits: 4
Joined: Fri Jun 10, 2011 4:18 am
Location: KY, USA
Buy from KnightStrike on eBay

Re: Attempt #3 for my OC made out of blocks. Transformable snow plow.

Postby Stormrider » Sun Mar 16, 2014 7:20 am

Weapon: Atom-Smasher Cannon
Brilliant!
Image
Stormrider
Matrix Keeper
Posts: 8618
News Credits: 37
Joined: Tue Mar 14, 2006 5:24 am
Location: USA

Re: Attempt #3 for my OC made out of blocks. Transformable snow plow.

Postby -Kanrabat- » Sun Mar 16, 2014 8:06 am

Motto: "I will be your blade. I will be your shield."
Weapon: Armor Axe
Thanks! My next challenge will be to take a beast block and make a dragon that change into a spaceship.
User avatar
-Kanrabat-
Guardian Of Seibertron
Posts: 6057
News Credits: 7
Joined: Sun Dec 12, 2010 3:19 pm
Location: Canada, province of Québec
Buy from -Kanrabat- on eBay
Strength: N/A
Intelligence: N/A
Speed: N/A
Endurance: N/A
Rank: N/A
Courage: N/A
Firepower: N/A
Skill: N/A

Re: Attempt #3 for my OC made out of blocks. Transformable snow plow.

Postby Midnight_Fox » Thu Mar 20, 2014 9:48 am

Motto: "The Midnight Fox comes in the night,
always in shadow, never in sight."
Weapon: Switch Blade Tail
Thanks for the recommendation, Kanrabat. Grabbed a couple and I'm not disappointed in the purchase. May take a page from your book and grab another Vilius to make my own custom TF.
User avatar
Midnight_Fox
Godmaster
Posts: 1778
News Credits: 4
Joined: Tue Jan 26, 2010 5:26 pm
Location: Baton Rouge, LA
Strength: 6
Intelligence: 8
Speed: 9
Endurance: 7
Rank: 5
Courage: 6
Firepower: 3
Skill: 7


Return to Customizations

Ending Soon On eBay

TRANSFORMERS PLATINUM EDITION SILVER KNIGHT OPTIMUS PRIME HASBRO ROBOT TRUCK TOY - Time Remaining: 2 days 3 hours 46 minutes 7 seconds
Transformers Universe Generations G1 Autobot Cosmos G1 REISSUE - Time Remaining: 6 days 15 hours 47 minutes 29 seconds
TRANSFORMERS 3 DARK OF THE MOON IRONHIDE ACTION FIGURE VOYAGER NEW - Time Remaining: 7 days 6 hours 54 minutes 9 seconds
TRANSFORMERS Barricade & Decepticon Frenzy HUMAN ALLIANCE RD-24 ROBOT FIGURE TOY - Time Remaining: 4 days 3 hours 4 minutes 51 seconds
Transformers Prime Optimus Maximus Battle Station Cyberverse 0653569744085 16330 - Time Remaining: 7 days 13 hours 9 minutes 23 seconds
Transformers Generation 2 G2 Road Pig Figure Hasbro 1994 - Time Remaining: 2 days 21 hours 9 minutes 17 seconds
HASBRO TRANSFORMERS AGE OF EXTINCTION LEADER OPTIMUS PRIME 3C ACTION FIGURES TOY - Time Remaining: 2 days 4 hours 12 minutes 59 seconds
SDCC 2015 Transformers Generations COMBINER HUNTERS Arcee Chromia Windblade - Time Remaining: 25 days 1 hour 17 minutes 54 seconds
Transformers Podcast: Twincast / Podcast #174 - Autobot Jedi Newtypes
Twincast / Podcast #174:
"Autobot Jedi Newtypes"
MP3 · iTunes · RSS · View · Discuss · Ask
Posted: Monday, May 8th, 2017
Website Security Test