Jump to content

Archived

This topic is now archived and is closed to further replies.

Computron-x

MP-S1 Masterpiece Skyfire / Jetfire [FINALLY FINISHED !!! p.3]

Recommended Posts

Here are 2 pics of my MP Sky/Jetfire in an early production stage. I managed to work on it more than I expected in the last days, so these pics are "old".

New pics will be added soon.

Here are some facts:

- MP Skyfire can be converted into a MP Jetfire. There will be a replacable head and removable armor for the Jetfire version.

- electronics will also be integrated (lights & sound)

- Sky/Jetfire is real big! (much bigger than MP Prime)

 

here are 2 pics in an early production stage:

 

jetfire11oq8.jpg

 

jetfire12wf6.jpg

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

That looks great! What materials are you using to build it?

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Wasn't there a MP Skyfire somewhere already? I'm too lazy too look it up, but that placed the standard pretty damn high for anyone attempting to make a custom MP.

 

I wish you a ton of luck and am curious how the electronics will work. Succes, dude.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

evil steve did on about a year back

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Yes, this one was nice, too, but it was made of a MP Prime.

This one is totally scratch built, and as I said previously about 30% bigger than MP Prime.

This was also my first thought, but as I saw menchoys MP Skyfire I wanted to build it by myself. I had luck and he sold his unfinished figure to me.

So I'm finishing it now. At the first look not much has changed compared to the version I became (in robot mode).

I changed the transformation in a lot of points, making the jet mode a little bit different now (his pics are also shown somewhere here).

Today I managed to put in the first part of the electronics. His boosters now light up, and a jet sound appears.

I basically ised styrene, and some putty stuff - don't know the name now.

I will shoot new pictures tomorrow, showing the progress.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Looks very cool!

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Oh wow man. You really did a kick ass job of making the jet mode more aerodynamic. I recall Menchoy's having a toy Jetfire transform that made the legs stick out a bit more. (Menchoy is a kitbash god for the record) Anywho, I'm really liking the direction with the arms and chest folding upwards into the alt mode. I had actually planned to update a Skyfire in scale with the MP line, (As I built mine for the G1 toy scale) that would have an inward folding chest and arm system. If you don't mind, couldja post pics of how it's hinged n whatnot an soforth.

 

Excellent work d00d. Being that your MP Soundwave is still one of my fav builds, this will undoubtedly be just as impressive.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Thanks alot! I will post some more (transformation-)details in the next days or weeks.

Some electronics are just installed. His boosters at the rear light up and a jet sound appears when pressing a button.

I've worked on a landing gear in the last days. That cost me a lot of time. As I finally had it, it lookes somehow stupid.

So I removed it...I should have worked on other parts in that time.

I will improve his joints next, so they will be more stabil. After that I will continue finishing it.

Here's a small update (in jetmode)

 

jetfire13qs4.jpg

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

  • Find Transformers on Ebay

  • Posts

    • Thanks to Jtprime17, we have first look images from the Walmart app for several more Earthrise toys that hopefully will have their proper unveiling tomorrow during Toy Fair. Click Image to Read the Full News Story Now
    • Super7 is stoked to announce the addition of Optimus Prime to the Super Shogun world! The original Super7 Shogun made its debut in 2010 with the Super Shogun Stormtrooper. The same design and craftsmanship that made that release legendary is now being applied to the Super Shogun Optimus Prime pre-order! Super Shogun Optimus features:• The design is inspired by the 1970's Shogun Warriors toy line. Click Image to Read the Full News Story Now
    • Super7 is stoked to announce the addition of Optimus Prime to the Super Shogun world! The original Super7 Shogun made its debut in 2010 with the Super Shogun Stormtrooper. The same design and craftsmanship that made that release legendary is now being applied to the Super Shogun Optimus Prime pre-order! Super Shogun Optimus features:• The design is inspired by the 1970's Shogun Warriors toy line. Click Image to Read the Full News Story Now
    • Our last round of official product previews from Hasbro's media resources site this morning is for Transformers Cyberverse - or Transformers Bumblebee Cyberverse Adventures as it is now branded. We have a first look here at Deluxe class Thunderhowl, plus images of Warrior Hammerbyte, new Warrior figures for Optimus, Bumblebee, Megatron, and Starscream. Plus the Battle Call lineup revealed earlier this week, as well as images and product copy for the Quintesson Invasion and Sharkticons Attack battle packs available now at Targets in the US. Click Image to Read the Full News Story Now








×
×
  • Create New...




Sign Up For The TNI Newsletter And Have The News Delivered To You!


Entertainment News International (ENI) is the #1 popular culture network for adult fans all around the world.
Get the scoop on all the popular comics, games, movies, toys, and more every day!

Contact and Support

Advertising | Submit News | Contact ENI | Privacy Policy

©Entertainment News International - All images, trademarks, logos, video, brands and images used on this website are registered trademarks of their respective companies and owners. All Rights Reserved. Data has been shared for news reporting purposes only. All content sourced by fans, online websites, and or other fan community sources. Entertainment News International is not responsible for reporting errors, inaccuracies, omissions, and or other liablities related to news shared here. We do our best to keep tabs on infringements. If some of your content was shared by accident. Contact us about any infringements right away - CLICK HERE