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[SW] Minifig Scale T-47 Rebel Snowspeeder.

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[SW] Minifig Scale T-47 Rebel Snowspeeder.

Postby Larry Lars » Sun Apr 17, 2011 10:18 am

I would say that my all time favorite Star Wars vessel is the T-47 Airspeeder aka The Snowspeeder.
Luckily for me as a builder of MOC's, Legos official versions never came close to capturing the essence of that boxy little beauty.

Have a look at these pics of my latest attempt at a minifig scale version and tell me what you think.



More pics as well as instructions at my Flickr page
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Re: [SW] Minifig Scale T-47 Rebel Snowspeeder.

Postby majortom » Mon Apr 18, 2011 8:12 am

I love this ship so much, this is for sure the best LEGO representation on the interwebs! And thank you so much for the instructions, I must admit I have built one myself, I tried to make one based off your design a few years ago, but couldn't figure out the cable mechanism -that's a smart play feature!
This continues to look sleeker and just more awesome with each iteration. Seriously, terrific job and thanks again for the instructions.
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Re: [SW] Minifig Scale T-47 Rebel Snowspeeder.

Postby lowlead » Wed May 04, 2011 1:07 pm

Fantastic T-47!

I'm really liking your solutions for the canopy, cockpit seats, and the ramped nose section - great stuff. Very generous of you to include construction details, I may have to build this soon.
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Re: [SW] Minifig Scale T-47 Rebel Snowspeeder.

Postby Ooroo » Thu May 05, 2011 3:40 am

Thanks so much for sharing the construction details of this superb representation. Great job Larry Lars !!!
Do you have somewhere the list of parts needed ?
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Re: [SW] Minifig Scale T-47 Rebel Snowspeeder.

Postby banthafodder » Thu May 05, 2011 8:34 pm

It's been said above, but again, thank you for your generosity in sharing your instructions. I know what I'll be doing over the next few weekends.
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Re: [SW] Minifig Scale T-47 Rebel Snowspeeder.

Postby Unit 187 » Fri May 06, 2011 12:04 pm

Larry, I remember seeing your work from a few years ago and being so impressed. This is probably the most accurate one I've seen, and all of your creations are incredibly inspirational to me. Nice work!
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Re: [SW] Minifig Scale T-47 Rebel Snowspeeder.

Postby theDude » Wed May 11, 2011 7:33 pm

So impressive that I had to build it in Ldraw. I have a MLCad file of this now if anyone is interested. Very nice job, looks splendid in LDview, going to have to order some parts off Bricklink. Thanks for the instructions.
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Re: [SW] Minifig Scale T-47 Rebel Snowspeeder.

Postby Kubu1212 » Fri Sep 02, 2011 6:06 am

Hello together,

I love this model so much, is someone able to send me the parts list?
Thank you very much in advance,

Regards Kubu1212
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Re: [SW] Minifig Scale T-47 Rebel Snowspeeder.

Postby fallenangel327 » Fri Sep 02, 2011 4:01 pm

Daiman wrote:The only problem with this Moc is that if I ever build a Snow Speeder I wouldn't know what to do differently...A great model.

There appears to be a superfluous abundance of the same opinion, so I'll share the one thing I don't like about this MOC - the 2x6 wing plates used for the angles of the nose. They extend too far toward the canopy. I would rather have seen 4x4 wedge plates used, as in this MOC:

Supersonic wrote:nobody is going to see the differences between the Rebels and ESB AT-AT. Definitely not kids.
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