|And here it is: The Annihilator! This monstrosity uses mainly pieces from|
the Thunder Fury (7702) but includes parts from a solid eight other sets.
|The legs and hips of the model are joined to the torso and shoulders by a rotating|
drum, allowing the robot to turn at the waist as well as at standard limb joints.
|The bank of guns on the right arm are mounted on two axes of hinges, allowing it|
to move quite freely around the underside of the forearm and making for excellent
|The fuel drums attached to the shoulders are likewise mounted on two hinges, allowing|
them to stick out at the desired angle no matter where the shoulder is positioned.
|Yes, there is also a pilot! This shot shows the cockpit with only the top panel|
hinged up, and the next one shows it fully opened. Note that I mounted the 1x2x3
slope bricks at unusual angles to achieve full closure of the cockpit.
|Here is our fearless mech pilot fully revealed. In total, there are six separate cockpit|
panels which must be opened individually in order to fully open the pilot's seat.
|WARNING: I think this one might be photoshopped.... *might*|
But it provides a great picture of the mech as it would appear on duty on an alien planet.