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#1 kost u grlu

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Posted 07 May 2011 - 07:05 PM

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For FBTB's hybridfighter contest! This is hybrid between Y-wing and TIE Interceptor :laugh: . This was a quick and fun build!


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#2 Stardusty


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Posted 07 May 2011 - 07:14 PM

Both Y-wing's and TIE's parts are made great, but they are instantly recognisable.

It's brilliant.

Good luck in the contest.
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Posted 07 May 2011 - 07:14 PM

That's an awesome and interesting hybrid, kost u grlu.

I like the technique used for the Y-Wing cockpit, and the one around the "egg".

The R2-D2 in that spot is a nice touch. I hope you win :thumbup: .
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Posted 07 May 2011 - 07:34 PM

Saw this on flickr yesterday, and it's genius. Love the way you combined the Interceptor's ball cockpit with the Y-wing's engine dome.

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Posted 07 May 2011 - 07:44 PM

Easily my favourite entry so far! Love the asymmetrical look. Would be a beast to fly, no doubt.

Great recreation of all the ship parts, too.

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Posted 07 May 2011 - 10:24 PM

From the "normal" point of view, it looks very strange - but the techniques you used are very impressive. It looks neat and cool - I like it, even if this kind of starship makes no sense  :laugh:

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Posted 07 May 2011 - 11:05 PM

Wow this is amezing! I really like the way you made the tie interceptor wing. Would love to see the complete fighter with the wing design.

Good luck in the contest.
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Posted 07 May 2011 - 11:12 PM

AWESOME creation 'kost u grlu', though crazy in design it's quite believable in the Star Wars universe.....just look at the Falcon ! :laugh:
Good luck in the contest and may the brick be with you ! :grin:

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Posted 07 May 2011 - 11:47 PM

Great model, the individual ships would even be great MOCs if you finished them. The TIE cockpit is great using the dome piece instead of the usual printed brick, even if it's white.

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Posted 08 May 2011 - 01:49 AM

Very well done hybrid kost u grlu, quite an interesting and unusual fusion of the Y-Wing and the Interceptor. Good luck in the contest! :thumbup:

#11 Darth Yogi

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Posted 08 May 2011 - 03:33 AM

Wow, really amazing.  I think its cool to combine two opposing ships, and you have done and excellent job at that.  Both the parts of the ships you have look amazing.  I think it would be awesome if you made a full y-wing with that cocpit because it is just :wub: I wish you the best of luck in the contest.

Great job :thumbup:
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Posted 08 May 2011 - 03:37 AM

Wow now that is an ugly fighter!!!! Not that it is not cool to look at, but I think it embodies the spirit of the contest. Very different indeed.

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Posted 08 May 2011 - 07:21 AM

I agree very much with Solscud above me.  This MOC truly embodies what I imagine when I (sometimes shamefully) read Star Wars novels that have Uglies in them.  It really looks like somebody took big chunks of both ships, did a bit of welding and rewiring, and then took off.  Excellent job.
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Posted 08 May 2011 - 09:15 PM


That is a very original asymmetric hybrid. :classic: To use only one centered Y-Wing engine is quite inventive, and I like the SNOT techniques you used for the Y-Wing head and the solar panel. :classic:


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Posted 10 May 2011 - 04:14 PM

I agree totally with Legostein. This mash up makes for a very unusual looking space-craft but one that is also totally believable. The solar array leading to the engine then a separate cockpit makes perfect sense. :thumbup:
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Posted 10 May 2011 - 04:39 PM

WOW!  *huh*
That's grate!!
Good job!  :thumbup:
I love your hybrid!
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