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#1 Walter


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Posted 28 May 2012 - 12:37 AM

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Owen Lars' Speeder Bike by Walter Boy, on Flickr

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"Where are you going?"

"To find my mother."

"Your mother's dead, son. Accept it."
-Clegg Lars and Anakin Skywalker

I know the swoop bike isn't perfect, but it's the best design I could come up with considering the dark red parts I had available.

Anyway, that's my entry for this community build! Hopefully I'll have something more worthwhile next time around.
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Posted 28 May 2012 - 03:18 AM

Brilliant! I like the overall design. I just watched the movie recently and tried a mini-version of that bike for that same scene. I need to get pictures taken for the CB.

Keep up the great work!
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Posted 28 May 2012 - 03:25 AM

Whoa! This is great, Walter! I love every single piece of this, from the back to the small greebles on the bottom. Fantastic job!

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Posted 28 May 2012 - 04:40 AM

"Say, that's a nice bike."

Really, it looks very good. Nice colors and the seated pose makes it look like it's going pretty fast.
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Posted 28 May 2012 - 12:18 PM

My only problem with it is it's far too big. However the bike it's self looks really great.
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Posted 28 May 2012 - 04:45 PM

I wish TLG would make a thin piece that could seat a minifig and easily be built into Lego vehicles. It seems that currently the only way to get an accurate looking speeder with a seated figure is to pull the legs of the minifig and that's something I'm just not prepared to do :angry:. Rant over.

This is a good looking portrayal of Owen Lars' swoop bike and even though the minifig can't really straddle the bike, his position does add an element of speed :thumbup:
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Posted 28 May 2012 - 10:27 PM

The MOC is awesome. :classic: I specially liked your speeder which I think is better than the one in set 7113.

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Posted 28 May 2012 - 10:48 PM

Excellent speeder bike design 'Walter' :thumbup: , Skywalker looks quite determined eh ? :wink:

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Posted 28 May 2012 - 11:03 PM

This is awesome!  :thumbup:

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Posted 29 May 2012 - 01:31 PM

Very cool! Love the acurecy. :sweet:
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Posted 30 May 2012 - 06:38 PM

That’s a slick looking little speeder bike! Nice entry!
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