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« on: December 17, 2006, 08:32:49 PM »
I have a question - I hope this is the right place - i noticed that very few Mecha have the padeyes that are so prevalant on armor
http://tinyurl.com/yfhljr
it seems that they would be there to service the units- any thoughts on how these would look?
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« Reply #1 on: December 17, 2006, 08:41:51 PM »
I think they'd go under the category of "giblets" if that's what they were called. (The little pieces of misc stuff you add on for detail.)
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« Reply #2 on: December 17, 2006, 08:56:16 PM »
I think they make sense - if you are going to lift the head off a 73.09 metric ton Zaku
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it seems you would need these to get a hold of it - I'm building a dio of a hangar for my PG 78-2 (stole the idea for fichtenfoo's malevolent creature) and it needs something!
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« Reply #3 on: December 17, 2006, 09:00:29 PM »
mosy likely, if these were actual machines, but since these are hand drawn, the animators don't feel like adding in that extra detail

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« Reply #4 on: December 17, 2006, 09:01:50 PM »
Good point ! :lol:
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« Reply #5 on: December 17, 2006, 09:49:37 PM »
Thats why they like space battles. Zero G, you just gota get a guy under there to push REALLY hard :lol:

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« Reply #6 on: December 17, 2006, 09:50:57 PM »
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I think they'd go under the category of "giblets" if that's what they were called. (The little pieces of misc stuff you add on for detail.)

I think the term is "greeblies"
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« Reply #7 on: December 17, 2006, 09:55:32 PM »
Also known as greebles and--considerably less often--nurnies.
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