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Do you do it?

>> No.19735026

yes

>> No.19735027

You just walked into the right neibourhood, my friend.

>> No.19735036

>> No.19735044

>> No.19735048

what sword and shoulders are those OP?

>> No.19735051

I take a kit and bash it repeatedly.

>> No.19735056

>> No.19735060

I'm currently putting together a 1/500 of the gundam GP01's Dendrobium, it's like a Meteor unit, only moreso. Fuck if I know what it's gonna count as when I stick a crisis suit in the middle. Fuck if I care.

>> No.19735064

son, kitbashing is ALL that i do. I think i have yet to build and paint a mini that i didnt alter it in some way

>> No.19735071

>> No.19735072

>>19735027
>Left to right

>Not bad. A bit bulky, but it works. Bold but not ostentatious.

>Carrying everyone's beers to the party

>... What

>> No.19735073

I fucking love to kitbash. Taking pictures from my laptop cam because...well i'm poor

>> No.19735083

The shield is actually a Justice leg armour segment, the wings are from Epyon's wings, and the headpeice is Justice's. Shoulder spikes are Tyranid Extended Carapce bits.

>> No.19735087

>>19735048
Emperor's Champion Sword. I guess the shoulder pads are from some Imperial kit from fantasy.

>> No.19735093

>>19735048
Sword is from the Emperor's Champion kit, shoulders look like they might be maximini.

>> No.19735109

>>19735073
Made stim injector out of a tau's backpack and made a punch shield out of an ork bit after he killed 3 bikers in melee thanks to god rolls

>> No.19735112

A few frame peices crudely glued onto a Rhino for an A-Team tribute. Didn't have any bubble dome bits unfortunately.

>> No.19735139

>>19735109
Kit bashed the fuck out of this guy. Looks a bit crap but honestly I'm not surprised.

I should buy green stuff

That said the only part that I REALLY have a problem with is the "turret" plasma gun.

looks a tiny bit too much like a penis

>> No.19735143

The gundam's feet and brocap stern were hotglued to a C.D. does that count as a kitbash?

>cases. ivhurr

And not captcha is mocking me...

>> No.19735150

Today I'm hopefully going to get a box set of Dire Avengers, I use the spare bitz to make my Corsair Prince!

>> No.19735163

>>19735112
In 42.064, a squad of Elite Terminators went rogue, Accused of a crime they didn't commit. Now they operate as soldiers of fortune, if you can pay them and if you can find them. You might be able to be assisted by THE A-TEAM.

>> No.19735170

I was so sad when they discontinued the 1/175ths scale (or whatever it was that was a little smaller than 1/144ths). That was the perfect size for crisis suit kitbashes.

Deathscythe's not finised.

>> No.19735219

>>19735073
Forgot to say how I made him.

Well cut a targeting array in half and glued it to the front of his face. Then glued the two drone antennae to the lower sides to make the extension blend into the normal head. Made the mistake of cutting them BEFORE placing them

NEVER AGAIN

Then i lopped his right tit off like a fucking amazon to glue in half of a razor back targeter. Missile launcher is from a drop pod and cut his arm in half.

That was a real bitch but oddly enough the hardest part was cutting the razor back targeter in half. I have no idea why it took me 3 hours to saw through that thing but it did

>> No.19735253

Why yes, yes I do kitbash.

>Scout legs
>Cadian torso, arms and lasgun
>Catachan head
>Kroot rifle muzzle
>FW Elysian democharge
>Random fuckhueg knife

Ladies and Gentlemen, I give you ... Sly Marbo.

>> No.19735280

>>19735112
You need to model brother baracus driving it and brother captain Hannibal hanging out the top hatch smoking a cigar

>> No.19735285

>>19735253
And here's the view you will never see. He's behind you...

>> No.19735292

>>19735253
>paints not thinned
>no primer
>plastic is visible
>paint cracking
>diarrea as base

0/10 thats the best i can do

>> No.19735323

>>19735292
>Commenting on the paintjob instead of the kitbash

0/10, that's the best I can do.

Save the painting shit-talk for the painting threads. I am well aware that my painting sucks Carnifex balls, but I'd like to think that my conversions are halfway decent.

>> No.19735336

Not as much as I used to, but yes when I find the time

>> No.19735355

>>19735323
I like the gun and scout legs are a good fit

paint does suck but hey

>> No.19735371

>>19735323
Not that guy, but he'd be fucking godlike if the paint was a little better.

But hey, you paint better than me so who am I to talk?

>> No.19735373

fuck yeah, i just staret on a fallen army

>> No.19735431

>>19735336

Hawt damn, I must take inspiration from that sword.

>> No.19735495

>>19735056
Those kroot are awesome

>> No.19735672

Orks were made for kitbashing.

>> No.19735680

>>19735027
Where'd you get that missile launcher from?

>> No.19735690

>>19735672

Never did get around to finishing painting the rest of the small BFG fleet I bashed. Or the GorkaMorka gang + Trukk I made... or the BloodBowl Team...

The guys at my gamestore are terrible about starting a specialist game, playing a few times, getting me all excited and busting out the bitz... then stopping playing it before I finish building stuff.

>> No.19735740

>>19734974
I would kit bash with that sword everywhere. If only it didn't cost $15 a pop

>> No.19735745

>>19735690
>>19735672
Awesome looking models man

>> No.19735752

>>19735680
one of the gundam from gundam wing series.

>> No.19735855

im about halfway to converting this chimera into a griffon.

just need some ideas what to use for the heavy mortar.

>> No.19735879

>>19735855
Could you use the mortar from the IG Heavy Weapons Team kit?

>> No.19735880

>>19735690
Are those lego wheels?

>> No.19735895

>>19735083

This is the first Tau battlesuit I have actually liked, well done.

>> No.19735922

>>19735855

Did someone put that in a microwave or something? Its all bendy and warped.

>>19735880

They're leftovers from an old model car I think.

>> No.19735926

>>19735879
yeah, but itd loon a bit small down in there.

>> No.19735943

>>19735922

forget it in my car. got up to about 108 outside that day. direct sunlight too. such cases.

>> No.19735959

>>19735336
I really should find some time to finish at least a few of my projects

>> No.19735964

>>19735943

Daaayumn.

>> No.19735972

I did, back in the day, but lack of people to play with and rising costs made me give up the Warhams altogether.

>> No.19735973

>>19735943
It might be best to use it as a beast wrecked terrain piece right now. As for gun to fit in there, if you were hella rich id recommend the lascannon on the fortress of redemption. The ball turret might be a perfect fit and if you cut off the tip of the lascannon it looks like a giant smoothbore

>> No.19736023

>>19735855

Maybe use the artillery turret from ramshackle games? The turret by itself costs £8 so it is not exactly cheap but it could look cool.

>> No.19736039

>>19736023

8pounds is a bit steep. specially since i need 2. but oh, it is pretty.

>> No.19736089

>>19735926
Demolisher Cannon from somewhere? Could tilt it upwards to look more like a mortar, and it seems to have a similar size to the pics I see.

>> No.19736109

This is a story of perhaps my most favorite break-in ever (when I wasn't even a rogue) and the most hilarious escape that followed.

Possibly a TL;DR but you're TG and I know you're better then that.

>Playing in a Pirate themed campaign. Our captain is a dwarven rabble-rouser (half-fighter/half-rogue) named Grimnir Goldcrest (motherfucker had a blond mohawk) and we had a samurai-cleric (she was weird with that)
>I Roll up a Level 4 Knight devoted to Hextor.
>Wield a great hammer in both hands because fuck class bonuses
>Name: 'Cannon-Ball' Fritz. I hit shit like a mack-truck going eighty.
>Is the right-hand man to the captain. His word is my law.
>We here tales of a crazed man imprisoned talking about an 'island of gold'
>You bet your ass we're interested.
>Sneak in, talk to the man, who rambles incoherently, but has fits of sudden intelligence. He tells us the guards took a map he made.
>We search for the city-guards evidence chamber. Turns out it is a separate building.
>Its a big brick of with one ONE door (locked) and ONE window (light emitting from it).
>DM gave us all one magical item to start off the campaign. I was given wicked looking claw gloves that helped me climb. Our samurai/Cleric was given a robe of bones (Why mention this now? Wait and see).
>Grimnir orders me to climb up, clear the place out and return to the boat, while he and the cleric go to distract any would-be guards.

>> No.19736110

>>19736089
Or the wider part of the Basilisk's gun barrel. Though, that may defeat the purpose since you'd have to get another piece of artillery to make this one.

>> No.19736156

>>19736089

You should certainly see if this will work, next time you play against someone who using an executioner or a punisher ask them if you could have a look at their unused turret, you may even have one since you have an imperial guard army.

>> No.19736207

>>19736109

A Wild Geentext appears!

>> No.19736211

>>19735672
>>19735922
>>19735964
I love these!
Got any more?

>> No.19736236

>>19736109
Nice story, but I think you have the wrong thread.

On topic, I would kitbash everything I could to make my Catachans look awesome if I had the money. I probably will do as such to create some Regimental Advisers once I get the (conveniently still heavily discounted) battleforce sitting at my FLGS. Might do that in the next couple of weeks.
Hell, I've still got a bunch of Dark Eldar sprues still laying around, I could use some stuff off of those, too.

>> No.19736285

Kitbashing?

>> No.19736309

>>19736211

No more kroozas, just a dozen or so little ones, mostly cobbled out of various imperial guard weapons.

>> No.19736346

>>19735087
>>19735093
>>19735048
most of the rest of the kit is from Sevrin Loth and honour guard FW kit

>> No.19736380

>>19736309
That is relevant to my interest too.

>> No.19736381

a few things coming up, first off is a nurgle termie lord

>> No.19736406

>>19736381
IF libby, needs some more paint

>> No.19736414

>>19736380

They're not nearly as nice due to size issues. Though a few came out pretty neat or characterful.

>> No.19736421

>>19736414

>> No.19736422

>>19736406
none of the bits here came from any one chapter

>> No.19736431

>>19736421

>> No.19736440

>>19736431

>> No.19736444

>>19736422
made from a heavy bolter and 2 meltaguns

>> No.19736450

I kitbash.

>> No.19736485

>>19736444
backpack is an IG grenade launcher ammo drum

>> No.19736637

>>19736485
Love how that looks

>> No.19736684

>>19736414
>>19736421
>>19736431
>>19736440
Nice, thanks for shearing!

>> No.19736722

>>19736637
cheers, it's been neatened up since this pic but i don't have a more up to date picture

>> No.19737161

I dabble. Posted this before (I think?)

>> No.19737492

So I am thinking about making some WW1 imperial guardsmen, my basic idea is to use the torsos in my picture, victoria miniatures laser gun arms and her Brodie heads, not too sure what legs I should use . So anyway does anyone have any advice on this idea? Or have any experience making some WW1 guardsmen.

>> No.19737561

I need to do it more, but I got a bunch of other crap to paint first.
Though this is my Defiler turned Mega-Skorcha-dread.

>> No.19737750

>>19737492

That is pretty dam cool I really like that claw hand it has.

>> No.19737753

>>19737492
How do you like that? It's just a proof of concept, so the painting isn't really top-notch and the photos is made with a phone, but you should get the general idea. It's made entirely from Cadian plastics with a Westwind head, and it's my first use of plasticard ever. The pouches are from SM Tactical kit.

>> No.19737794

>>19737753
Duh, i meant greenstuff, not plasticard obviously.

>> No.19737825

>>19737492

Check out this thread: dude has done some cool 1900-1914 Brits.

http://www.warseer.com/forums/showthread.php?32185-British-Expeditionary-Force-Themed-IG-Regiment

>> No.19737860

>>19735752
Heavyarms?

what scale?

>> No.19737901

>>19737825
Heroic Proportions make all the models look like ass.

>> No.19737908

>>19737161
That's a really pretty paintjob. I wish you'd do the snow differently though (or not at all). It just doesn't look right and really detracts.

>> No.19737915

>>19737901
You mean "baller as fuck".
I see no issues with the models. Certainly none stemming from proportions.

>> No.19737961

>>19737753

That looks pretty dam cool, I especially like how you have removed the shin guards and made them into something a bit more WW1-ish, oh and thanks for sharing, very inspirational.

>> No.19737993

sort of pissed. drop the right guy on headfirst on the floor. the iron halo looking bit was completely crushed. Glue held though. Oh well, at least i managed to fix his face up from what you see here

>> No.19737995

>>19737915

They are pretty awesome. No helmets either, just the peaked caps (which is much more stylish)/

>> No.19738037

Where does /tg/ but its bits from? I can't find anyone that stocks broadside bits.

>> No.19738079

>>19737825

Thanks for the link.

>>19737995

Another good thing about the heads is their pretty dam cheap.

>> No.19738236

Doom of Malantai I put together with extra mawloc head bits and the extra heads from a carnifex kit to extend his brain.

>> No.19738384

Why yes I do.

I have the others ready to be done. Just have yet to get around to them.

$250 rough rider squad. For Chaos!

It hurt so much to -cut up- DKoK riders...but it was for the greatest good of all, papa nurgle.

>> No.19738427

>>19738384
shit son

>> No.19738501

It's not painted yet and the greenstuff cape didn't quite turn out how I wanted, but here's my bloatmage mini made out of a Space Marine's head, a Nurgle Chaos Lord's body, and the staff of a random Menite.

>> No.19738538

Kitbash, eh?

>> No.19738693

WIP of my counts-as-Trukk.

>> No.19738726

>>19738693
From above, with unmodified Kans.

>> No.19739409

>>19738693
>>19738726
I could totally see Orks doing that!

>> No.19742133

>>19738693
>>19738726
Now dat is proppa orky.

>> No.19743451

>>19738726
>>19738693
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R2H_FsmxWzc

Yeah! Although I think the doors and the side could use more plates and rivets.

It's too... elegent right now?

>> No.19745891

>>19738037
please respond

>> No.19745942

I just finished mashing together some Bloodletter and Tyranid bits to make xenomorphs with guns for a non-40k sci-fi game.

Also, took some Westwind jet troopers, cut up the hands, cut up some rifles from Defiance Games marines, cut up some SAW barrels, greenstuff'd some rifle stocks, and made some stealthy jet troops with silenced rifles.

Also used Mantic marauders with VOID plastics to make not-quite-orky soldiers with heavy rifles and riot shields. Going to turn them into dog-soldier aliens like the guys from the 5th Element.

Feels good man. I'll post up some pictures of it all when I'm done painting the armies.

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