The discussion of the Alien series of films and the props used in them is the aim, but if it's got Big Bugs and Big Guns, then they are welcome too!





Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 1366 posts ]  Go to page Previous  1 ... 51, 52, 53, 54, 55
Author Message
 Post subject: Re: New NECA Colonial Marine action figures and more
PostPosted: Thu Nov 23, 2017 8:52 pm 
The Hugger of Destruction TechnoSasquatch
User avatar

Location: Middlesbrough- Anglo Saxon land
Service Number: A06/TQ1.0.22140E1
Country: United Kingdom
Also dabbling with the idea of possibly one or two USCM wearing the MK35 suits.

Now I know I strapped the shins wrong here but tis just to gauge. Thoughts on working? Have a set of Shoulder Plates from the McFarlane Hicks kicking about and can easily rig up new webbing suspenders to a belt for this. Shin guards though, thoughts?

Ref material
zuscmmk351.jpg
zuscmmk351.jpg [ 70.92 KiB | Viewed 447 times ]

Same scale as the other Custom USCM in cloth BDUs I am doing.
zuscmmk35.jpg
zuscmmk35.jpg [ 58.3 KiB | Viewed 447 times ]


_________________
What ya gonna do when I TECKNO HUG Youuuuu!!

Image

Pvt.
STEAD,J "TECKNO VIKING"
A06/TQ1.0.22140E1

Skype: ulthur1
Top
 Profile  
Reply with quote  
 Post subject: Re: New NECA Colonial Marine action figures and more
PostPosted: Sat Nov 25, 2017 4:08 pm 
The Hugger of Destruction TechnoSasquatch
User avatar

Location: Middlesbrough- Anglo Saxon land
Service Number: A06/TQ1.0.22140E1
Country: United Kingdom
Well we all know how HALO utilised aspects of ALIENS with their franchise.

Well Paybacks a Bitch HAHA

Utilising the Mattel HALO Warthog for 12" SPARTAN figures I stipped it down to and now currently sketching Ideas for a USCM Patrol Vehicle aka ATV/Armoured Patrol vehicle/Humvee type.
Has the trademark Big Wheels.

Thinking if going via the USCM Tech manual, this could be a 5-6 man vehicle. So could realistically operate as a Squad deployment vehicle or in Pairs, for a Section Deployment with Sgt & Drivers added to Squad numbers.

Anyway here's a stripped down Mattel Warthog I am reworking. As said deciding which way to go with Interior and exterior rebuild

My 6.5 inch tall, Cloth clothed Marine for scale
zuscm atv.jpg
zuscm atv.jpg [ 134.45 KiB | Viewed 401 times ]


_________________
What ya gonna do when I TECKNO HUG Youuuuu!!

Image

Pvt.
STEAD,J "TECKNO VIKING"
A06/TQ1.0.22140E1

Skype: ulthur1
Top
 Profile  
Reply with quote  
 Post subject: Re: New NECA Colonial Marine action figures and more
PostPosted: Sun Nov 26, 2017 4:01 pm 
The Hugger of Destruction TechnoSasquatch
User avatar

Location: Middlesbrough- Anglo Saxon land
Service Number: A06/TQ1.0.22140E1
Country: United Kingdom
Cloth Uniform Neca style Figure one step closer.

Went with a Black & Greys camo pattern with the armour.

Still need to do the webbing

zuscmurbansentry.jpg
zuscmurbansentry.jpg [ 69.36 KiB | Viewed 373 times ]

zuscmurban3.jpg
zuscmurban3.jpg [ 65.66 KiB | Viewed 373 times ]

Rear armour
zuscmurbanrear.jpg
zuscmurbanrear.jpg [ 102.03 KiB | Viewed 373 times ]

Custom & Neca
zuscmurban7.jpg
zuscmurban7.jpg [ 123.63 KiB | Viewed 373 times ]


_________________
What ya gonna do when I TECKNO HUG Youuuuu!!

Image

Pvt.
STEAD,J "TECKNO VIKING"
A06/TQ1.0.22140E1

Skype: ulthur1
Top
 Profile  
Reply with quote  
 Post subject: Re: New NECA Colonial Marine action figures and more
PostPosted: Mon Nov 27, 2017 7:51 pm 

Location: Albuquerque, NM
Service Number: A08/TQ1.0.32154E1
Country: United States
That is so cool, Viking! I love the mash up, and especially the clothes and the tiny clips! :shock:

_________________
Cpl. Blake
A08/TQ1.0.32154E1
Albuquerque, NM


Top
 Profile  
Reply with quote  
 Post subject:
PostPosted: Mon Nov 27, 2017 10:38 pm 
Mad Cat
User avatar

Location: Active duty: USS Catalpa
Service Number: AO3/TQ6.0.79749E8
Country: United States
Bigbisont is doing 1:6th
Techno Viking = 1:12th
Me = 1:18th

I think we have everything covered. :) Now who's going to do 1:72?

_________________
"Awww, someone tell me that's a boot!

It's a boot!"

II drops


Top
 Profile  
Reply with quote  
 Post subject:
PostPosted: Tue Nov 28, 2017 8:28 am 
The Hugger of Destruction TechnoSasquatch
User avatar

Location: Middlesbrough- Anglo Saxon land
Service Number: A06/TQ1.0.22140E1
Country: United Kingdom
Thanks Catling. Yeah I seem to have really taken to 1/12 But with the clothed aspect than painting Plastic LOL
It's the best of both worlds too in as much as Similar detail to 1/6th but fraction of the space taken up.

Plus I already know IF ever am Lucky enough a DROPSHIP 1/12 will be 6ft long (as they did one for the Film), plus Hanger bay was built 1/12 for the film too.

On that I have commissioned PURGEWORXS Prop Builders with building me the Body shellof an APC. I will do the Interior. Will have working doors too. Asked for it to be 1/10th scale to give me a little more room to hopefully fudge everything Inside lol


@Bob, Yeah we do appear to have it pretty much covered :D

_________________
What ya gonna do when I TECKNO HUG Youuuuu!!

Image

Pvt.
STEAD,J "TECKNO VIKING"
A06/TQ1.0.22140E1

Skype: ulthur1


Top
 Profile  
Reply with quote  
 Post subject:
PostPosted: Sun Dec 03, 2017 3:17 pm 
The Hugger of Destruction TechnoSasquatch
User avatar

Location: Middlesbrough- Anglo Saxon land
Service Number: A06/TQ1.0.22140E1
Country: United Kingdom
First of 2 Smart Gunner Vasquez figures Arrived.
Waiting for the second then will see about prying one of the Vests off her.

_________________
What ya gonna do when I TECKNO HUG Youuuuu!!

Image

Pvt.
STEAD,J "TECKNO VIKING"
A06/TQ1.0.22140E1

Skype: ulthur1


Top
 Profile  
Reply with quote  
 Post subject: Re: New NECA Colonial Marine action figures and more
PostPosted: Sun Dec 03, 2017 6:56 pm 
Got a big ass gun and a can-do attitude

Location: Devon, UK
Country: United Kingdom
You know they do a none vest version now, Just checking


Top
 Profile  
Reply with quote  
 Post subject:
PostPosted: Mon Dec 04, 2017 9:23 pm 
User avatar

Location: Tucker, Ga.
Service Number: A12/TQ2.0.22147E1
Country: United States
Found an equipment pack at the TrU over the weekend, now that I have one I don't know if I want to OPEN it...

_________________
Hey now, don't be mean. We don't have to be mean, cuz remember..No matter where you go, there you are.


Top
 Profile  
Reply with quote  
 Post subject: Re: New NECA Colonial Marine action figures and more
PostPosted: Tue Dec 05, 2017 12:49 pm 
The Hugger of Destruction TechnoSasquatch
User avatar

Location: Middlesbrough- Anglo Saxon land
Service Number: A06/TQ1.0.22140E1
Country: United Kingdom
shelby wrote:
You know they do a none vest version now, Just checking


I do Indeed but want the Smartgun rig from Her.
Plus I will be making my own Vasquez soon enough with cloth uniform using the NECA one as base.

On a Plus, these just came in today :D Impressed considering the scale and size.

Better than NECA for the camo and even though so small holds well when compared to 1/6 scale HOT TOYS & EVA BDUs too

zzbdu.jpg
zzbdu.jpg [ 91.83 KiB | Viewed 180 times ]

zzbdu1.jpg
zzbdu1.jpg [ 89.56 KiB | Viewed 180 times ]

zzbdu2.jpg
zzbdu2.jpg [ 79.55 KiB | Viewed 180 times ]

zzbdu3.jpg
zzbdu3.jpg [ 99.85 KiB | Viewed 180 times ]


_________________
What ya gonna do when I TECKNO HUG Youuuuu!!

Image

Pvt.
STEAD,J "TECKNO VIKING"
A06/TQ1.0.22140E1

Skype: ulthur1
Top
 Profile  
Reply with quote  
 Post subject: Re:
PostPosted: Tue Dec 05, 2017 12:50 pm 
The Hugger of Destruction TechnoSasquatch
User avatar

Location: Middlesbrough- Anglo Saxon land
Service Number: A06/TQ1.0.22140E1
Country: United Kingdom
Rumpelteazer wrote:
Found an equipment pack at the TrU over the weekend, now that I have one I don't know if I want to OPEN it...


Open it. More fun to be had with them in hand than looking at a box, may as well just use a picture LOL

_________________
What ya gonna do when I TECKNO HUG Youuuuu!!

Image

Pvt.
STEAD,J "TECKNO VIKING"
A06/TQ1.0.22140E1

Skype: ulthur1


Top
 Profile  
Reply with quote  
 Post subject:
PostPosted: Tue Dec 05, 2017 4:40 pm 
Mad Cat
User avatar

Location: Active duty: USS Catalpa
Service Number: AO3/TQ6.0.79749E8
Country: United States
Jason, did you make those 1:12th BDU's?

_________________
"Awww, someone tell me that's a boot!

It's a boot!"

II drops


Top
 Profile  
Reply with quote  
 Post subject:
PostPosted: Tue Dec 05, 2017 5:12 pm 
The Hugger of Destruction TechnoSasquatch
User avatar

Location: Middlesbrough- Anglo Saxon land
Service Number: A06/TQ1.0.22140E1
Country: United Kingdom
I Wish I could claim Credit on these ones Bob But no, Got these from Spain. A Madelman customiser/seller (Madelman are 1/11th scale mini Action Man/GI JOEs with clothing and great sets out there) had three sets, so OFC I bought them LOL

Hoping he plans to make some more in the New Year as I would like some more.

I can do trousers and jackets but not as sharp as this guy. Plus need get some 1/12 scaled Camo Pattern first to print off my own.

_________________
What ya gonna do when I TECKNO HUG Youuuuu!!

Image

Pvt.
STEAD,J "TECKNO VIKING"
A06/TQ1.0.22140E1

Skype: ulthur1


Top
 Profile  
Reply with quote  
 Post subject: Re: New NECA Colonial Marine action figures and more
PostPosted: Thu Dec 07, 2017 12:07 am 
The Hugger of Destruction TechnoSasquatch
User avatar

Location: Middlesbrough- Anglo Saxon land
Service Number: A06/TQ1.0.22140E1
Country: United Kingdom
Well stripped one of my 2 Smart Gun Vasquez figures.

DAMN they are AGGRESSIVE Nipples Vaz has when you pop off the chest plate LOL

Now I have a Full Smart Gun set for a custom and Vasquez from the SULACO part of the film to work with.

HOSTILE NIPPLES.

AIM FORWARD TOWARDS ENEMY!

zvaz.jpg
zvaz.jpg [ 65.75 KiB | Viewed 118 times ]

Upper Body totally stripped.
zvaz2.jpg
zvaz2.jpg [ 92.03 KiB | Viewed 118 times ]

FRONT Test of Cloth Uniform with Vaz kit
zvaz3.jpg
zvaz3.jpg [ 79.07 KiB | Viewed 118 times ]

REAR Test on clothed Uniform Marine
zvaz4.jpg
zvaz4.jpg [ 84.55 KiB | Viewed 118 times ]


_________________
What ya gonna do when I TECKNO HUG Youuuuu!!

Image

Pvt.
STEAD,J "TECKNO VIKING"
A06/TQ1.0.22140E1

Skype: ulthur1
Top
 Profile  
Reply with quote  
 Post subject: Re: New NECA Colonial Marine action figures and more
PostPosted: Thu Dec 07, 2017 12:09 am 
The Hugger of Destruction TechnoSasquatch
User avatar

Location: Middlesbrough- Anglo Saxon land
Service Number: A06/TQ1.0.22140E1
Country: United Kingdom
Also Cloth Uniform test on a Body.

DAMN considering the scale, this is Damn near Perfect.

Done photos with & Without flash.

zzzbdu.jpg
zzzbdu.jpg [ 99.61 KiB | Viewed 118 times ]

zzzbdu1.jpg
zzzbdu1.jpg [ 87.05 KiB | Viewed 118 times ]

zzzbdu2.jpg
zzzbdu2.jpg [ 103.48 KiB | Viewed 118 times ]

zzzbdu3.jpg
zzzbdu3.jpg [ 169.08 KiB | Viewed 118 times ]


_________________
What ya gonna do when I TECKNO HUG Youuuuu!!

Image

Pvt.
STEAD,J "TECKNO VIKING"
A06/TQ1.0.22140E1

Skype: ulthur1
Top
 Profile  
Reply with quote  
 Post subject: Re: New NECA Colonial Marine action figures and more
PostPosted: Sun Dec 10, 2017 2:03 pm 
The Hugger of Destruction TechnoSasquatch
User avatar

Location: Middlesbrough- Anglo Saxon land
Service Number: A06/TQ1.0.22140E1
Country: United Kingdom
Frost just returned from R&R with some Acturians.
Getting some Range time but ended up watching a FORCE RECON Marine getting some range time.
Frost is thinking of putting in for FORCE RECON but first some Dipshit mission to some shithole called "LV-426"

"FORCE RECON BABY"

zzrange2.jpg
zzrange2.jpg [ 86.11 KiB | Viewed 43 times ]

zzrange1.jpg
zzrange1.jpg [ 77.84 KiB | Viewed 43 times ]

zzrange.jpg
zzrange.jpg [ 83.58 KiB | Viewed 43 times ]


_________________
What ya gonna do when I TECKNO HUG Youuuuu!!

Image

Pvt.
STEAD,J "TECKNO VIKING"
A06/TQ1.0.22140E1

Skype: ulthur1
Top
 Profile  
Reply with quote  
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 1366 posts ]  Go to page Previous  1 ... 51, 52, 53, 54, 55



You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Search for:
Jump to: