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8 replies to this topic  – Started by Derfel Cadarn , Mar 07 2011 09:26 AM

#1 Derfel Cadarn

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Posted 07 March 2011 - 09:26 AM

Hey, I found these while browsing this morning and they are most excellent. Built by GeekyTom who has actually been working on the new movie.

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#2 Imperial Shipyards

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Posted 07 March 2011 - 10:27 AM

Looks a bit fragile, but they are easily recognizable as PotC figures, and they may also be inspirational for building figureheads in minfigure scale.
Thanks for bringing this to us!  :thumbup:

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Posted 07 March 2011 - 01:14 PM

Using minifig arms as pistol handles in Jack's waistbelt ist clever, as is the way his boots are constructed.

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Posted 07 March 2011 - 06:52 PM

These are all very clever designs. :pir-classic:
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Posted 09 March 2011 - 11:04 AM

Those look really good! I think blogging them would be a good idea.

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Posted 10 March 2011 - 11:28 PM

Oh! Wonderfull!!

And... The head on Jack's belt is his mother`s?  :pir-oh:

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#7 Captain Becker

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Posted 10 March 2011 - 11:31 PM

If that would, i wonder why Jacks mother has mustaches in that photo :pir_laugh2:
i really like the idea and the figs themself, i dont like the head in Jacks belt, IMO it just looks ugly. But Barbossas figure is my favorite, love the way he builded the Barbossas hat. Great find! :thumbup:

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Posted 11 March 2011 - 12:44 AM

Interesting, not really my favorite style of fig's, but you can appreciate the clean work still.

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Posted 11 March 2011 - 09:48 AM

Nice find Derfel! I think I prefer the normal minifigs too, but these are also very clever.
It's been made in a clear style and I think this is very close to as perfect as one can do with giant figs.
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