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Colt Ward

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Parts Question
« on: 25 November 2019, 18:32:10 »
Is the head on the Wolfhound -2H a separate part from the torso?

Is the head on the Gyrfalcon, either model, a separate part from the torso?
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Re: Parts Question
« Reply #1 on: 25 November 2019, 18:50:23 »
The Wolfhound 2H and Gyrfalcon Standard both have attached heads.

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Re: Parts Question
« Reply #2 on: 25 November 2019, 18:52:00 »
Dang, I was looking for a Wolf's head to attach after the Gyrfalcon's was removed to make a personalized mech.
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Re: Parts Question
« Reply #3 on: 26 November 2019, 13:39:05 »
You can still do that, it just takes more effort
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Re: Parts Question
« Reply #5 on: 26 November 2019, 15:25:18 »
Last time I tried to remove anything- the Primitive Thunderbolt's 3 MLs, it ended up badly . . . since I put it aside, its STILL bad.  So I do not think I can do a head transplant . . . wonder if there is a 3D printed Wolf's head that would work.
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Re: Parts Question
« Reply #6 on: 26 November 2019, 15:32:13 »
Last time I tried to remove anything- the Primitive Thunderbolt's 3 MLs, it ended up badly . . . since I put it aside, its STILL bad.  So I do not think I can do a head transplant . . . wonder if there is a 3D printed Wolf's head that would work.

I am not aware of one off the top of my head, but I know some 3d modellers that I could put you in touch with if you want to ask or commission one of them for help.

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Re: Parts Question
« Reply #7 on: 26 November 2019, 16:01:34 »
wonder if there is a 3D printed Wolf's head that would work.
Do you want the Wolfhound head specifically, or a wolf-type head?

https://puppetswar.eu/models-and-bits-47/all-bits/heads/anubis-heads.html


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Re: Parts Question
« Reply #8 on: 26 November 2019, 17:09:45 »
Yeah, I started finding replacements though I need to check scale.  Basically for a Crusader Wolf who took a Gyrfalcon as isorla I wanted the head redone sort of like the description of Grinner's (which was not how it ended up) in the BoK trilogy . . . erase the vestiges of the Falcon totem and make it a walking wolf, or like Anubis- which is always how I pictured Grinner anyway.  The -2H Wolfhound looked like what I had pictured it, which was why I asked.
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Re: Parts Question
« Reply #9 on: 26 November 2019, 17:55:48 »
I get that you're looking for a replacement piece, but have you considered modifying it to look like a Warwolf or Wulfen head? They don't seem terribly different. Feet could use a mod too.

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Re: Parts Question
« Reply #10 on: 26 November 2019, 18:56:43 »
I want the ears to pop . . . while the Wulfen and Warwolf have the angled head, I imagine Falcons are quite happy to paint the head up like their totem- and b/c the whole head is slicked back it fits way better than trying to do the same to the 3 Falcon totems.
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Re: Parts Question
« Reply #11 on: 26 November 2019, 21:45:28 »
Crazy idea, but what about a 40k part?  The Warhound Titan kit for Adeptus Titanicus comes with extra heads and they sometimes make their way to eBay. Might be slightly too big, I haven’t actually seen one in person.

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Re: Parts Question
« Reply #12 on: 26 November 2019, 22:12:46 »
Yeah, I found a 3D printed one I could modify but I am not in a rush and just checking things out.
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