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Bionicle - Lewa Re-Revamp by Lalam24 Bionicle - Lewa Re-Revamp by Lalam24
As it were with Tahu, I decided to remake all of the other ones I did, a long with Lewa. Check out Tahu for a bit more info:
lalam24.deviantart.com/art/Bio…

Every piece modified:
4L Bar:
2L
1.5L
1L
3L Axle rod w/ stud at end
2.5L
1.5L
.5L
3L Axle rod
2.5L
2L Axle rod
1.5L
Axle pin
.5L trim to axle side
Metru Nui Head
Sanded down the front portion a great deal, a long with behind the chin for better
range of motion (the brain stalk and 2L bar inside of it were also modified a bit to fit
the mask on, being so much further back than how it would've before the mod)
Hau Stars Mask
Sanded and reshaped to adapt to the original style, while keeping it much smaller
Lance
Trimmed to fit a 5L Axle rod
Antenna 1 x 4
Got rid of bar (used for other pieces), removed bottom connector
L-Shape Liftarm
Got rid of end axle sockets to create the inner shoulder pieces
3x1 Liftarm plate
Got rid of one side for Lewa to have 2L length liftarms.

For this guy, sadly, I had to really dremel/sand down the head, and glue on the mask. I have duplicates of all of the originals, thankfully, but it was the only way to ensure the position was right.
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:icond793:
D793 Featured By Owner Apr 17, 2015  Hobbyist Artist
Where did you get all the one coloured parts? I strugle to keep my stuff colour coded
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:iconlalam24:
Lalam24 Featured By Owner Apr 29, 2015  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
You can buy individual pieces from bricklink and brickowl.
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:icond793:
D793 Featured By Owner Apr 29, 2015  Hobbyist Artist
oh ok, will keep in mind
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:iconrustysamurai:
RustySamurai Featured By Owner Mar 7, 2015  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
I dunno why, but it reminds me a Slizer (Throwbot). BTW, looks great
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:iconlitriktournevis:
LitrikTournevis Featured By Owner Feb 26, 2015  Hobbyist Artist
Need a tuto ^^
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:iconfrakjured:
frakjured Featured By Owner Feb 14, 2015
Where do you get all your lego peices
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:iconlalam24:
Lalam24 Featured By Owner Feb 16, 2015  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
brickowl/bricklink
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:iconcivilian17:
Civilian17 Featured By Owner Oct 14, 2014
Do you have a cross section image/ instructions available for these? I'm dying to try to build one... :)
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:iconlalam24:
Lalam24 Featured By Owner Oct 14, 2014  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
deadpool7100.deviantart.com/ has an LDD fr Tahu, and I have a partslist for Tahu in a journal.
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beansprout6 Featured By Owner Oct 1, 2014  Student Filmographer
you mutliated tiny lego arms... you have my respect, love your work
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:iconlyckyargi:
LyckyArgi Featured By Owner Aug 24, 2014
is there a way I can buy this from you?
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:iconlalam24:
Lalam24 Featured By Owner Aug 25, 2014  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
No, sorry.

Maybe in the future, though.
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:iconlyckyargi:
LyckyArgi Featured By Owner Aug 25, 2014
how far into the future? and how much would you sell it at?
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:iconnoptimus:
noptimus Featured By Owner Mar 22, 2014
ever since my brother saw this, he's been going nuts... it's fantastic. far better than anything i could ever pull off.
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:iconala1n-j:
ALA1N-J Featured By Owner Mar 15, 2014
Lewa was the very first Bionicle toy I ever had. It's still one of my favourites. You did a great job on him!
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:iconpoppadopadum:
poppadopadum Featured By Owner Mar 1, 2014
I always wanted this one, could never ind it in the shops though. =[
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DeltashockOmnihorn Featured By Owner Feb 24, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
WoW! Dude your revamps are awesome..! excited 
 ..Btw Lewa is my favoret of them.. xD
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:icongeedra:
Geedra Featured By Owner Oct 5, 2013  Student Digital Artist
ah, first guy i ever got cuz of the axe lol! i still cant fathom what piece you use for the knee joint. everything i think of makes it to lose. guess ill have to make a duplicate to test! anywho, i thank you for makin this, truly inspiring. im hoping to make a less piece intensive design :)
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:iconcirnonekomon:
cirnonekomon Featured By Owner Sep 24, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Your amazing revamp shames the original. Great Job!
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:iconwakeangel2001:
Wakeangel2001 Featured By Owner Sep 19, 2013  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
all of these you did a stellar job preserving the aesthetic even while enhancing the articulation far beyond any official kit.
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:icontunnelman:
tunnelman Featured By Owner Sep 18, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I love all your revamps, but Lewa will always have a special place in my heart.
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Anayo-s Featured By Owner Sep 18, 2013
Man I really dig how you made these guys more posable than the originals. That annoyed me back when I played with these things, how the CGI movies would show them with bendy elbows and knees and whatnot then the points of articulation on the figures themselves I could perhaps count with one hand. Your MoC's are so resourceful.
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Deadpool7100 Featured By Owner Sep 18, 2013
very nice!!!
just a thought
why the difference on the left elbow?
all your others seem to use those pin things
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:iconlalam24:
Lalam24 Featured By Owner Sep 18, 2013  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
Because there's no single 2L Liftarm in Lime, so I had to cut a 3L to match the size and compensate for an end having to be a cylinder, rather than an axle port.
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Deadpool7100 Featured By Owner Sep 18, 2013
oddly enough i just realized it was a peg slot instead of a bar :D
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