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"Prawn" Mecha Custom Action Figure

 
 
Custom #:16813  
Name:"Prawn" Mecha
Custom Type:Action Figure
Toy Series:Disctrict 9
Creator:Sabretooth  
Date Added:August 17, 2009
Base Figure:Thundercracker
Height:9.50 inches
Wow, ok this was the hardest and most fun custom I have done to date! I loved the movie district 9 and thought I'd give this guy a go! He is a lot of scratch building but his major contributing parts were a thundercracker 2007 movie toy, 1/2 of a broken bionicle, some chopsticks, sheet plastic and a lot of time and patience! Lots of painting and texturing done to make it look like is was not in the showroom quality condition. He is about as poseable as you would want, ball jointed shoulders and elbows, ratcheted hips and double jointed knees, ankles. He can pretty much do what movvie pose you would want, or at least I think you would want. He is roughly in scale with 3 3/4" figures so I think he should fit in quite nicely.
Hope you guys like it, oh and this little guy ate up my entire weekend, sleep included :)


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User Comments
Goldenwolf - Wednesday, December 23, 2009
Your The BAD A$$ District 9 Custom Creator ! very nice Work on All your customs Keep Up The Awesome Work !
Vash_15 - Thursday, August 20, 2009
While I'd rather see a Prawn, ths is amazing
Unknown User - Wednesday, August 19, 2009
thats amazing!! nice work !
HeartBreakCustoms - Wednesday, August 19, 2009
Awesome
Goldenwolf - Monday, August 17, 2009
Cool !
Patraw - Monday, August 17, 2009
That is one impressive mechanical beastie--great paint too, the weathering looks very realistic!
Unknown User - Monday, August 17, 2009
You may have lost your sleep and weekend, but you gained one amazing custom! I love the paint, it pushes the reality factor on this! I'm glad to see somebody attempt and completely annihilate this! Awesome!
Hammer of the Gods - Monday, August 17, 2009
Just saw this movie yesterday and loved it. I was thinking, "wonder who got the toy liscense?" - then I saw this! You should have got the freakin' liscense! Great work - where the did you find the reference pics?
wesr - Monday, August 17, 2009
I so want one of these lol.
Ant - Monday, August 17, 2009
HECTIC best film of 09, great fig
Sabretooth - Monday, August 17, 2009
thanks! I spent a lot of time into him! I think he's my new favorite!
Renmauzo - Monday, August 17, 2009
Sabertooth, this is perfect, just perfect!!!
-Renmauzo
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