Picture of KNEX Warthog (from Halo 1-3)
knex Warthog
This the Halo Warthog that everyone's been telling me to build. It has suspension but has to have the solid axles front and rear because the real quad axles were to flimisy, the suspension kinda sucks but it works. It has a functional gun in the rear, and looks very similar to the actual thing. I will be devloping a winch and tow hooks for it in the week to come. I'll try to make some seats but i'm not that good at making seats. The gun doesn't show up in any of the pictures but I do have the assembley of the gun in the inst. and how to install it. If u need a more detailed pic of something I'll send it to u when i get a chance.
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Step 1: Center Body

Picture of Center Body
The center section of the body. WARNING: DON"T CONNECT ANYTHING TILL ACTUALL CONSTRUTION, your not smart enough to rear my mind!

1- Build two of these side panels
2- The center of the center
3- another view of 3
4- the center consel

Step 2: Front Part

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This is the front of the Warthog

1- The front view
2- The bottom view
3- The top view
4- Notice that the center part isn't the same as the sides

Step 3: The rear part

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This is the Rear of the Warthog.

1- the top view
2- the side view
3- the rear
4- the sides
5- the bottom
6- the rear bumper

Step 4: The roof

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The roof of the warthog.

1- The roof
2- U need the orange bendy rod, the size of the yellow/grey rods

Step 5: The Rear Turret

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This is the double-barrel rear turret. You can attach a motor to this and control the spin via motor if you want.

1- the base
2- the gun
3- another view
4- another view
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looks awesome!wish i had enough pieces
its got a lot of pieces. lol =)
i built it and my mate was impressed by it. thanks for the instructions =)
i cant see any pics. why?

chris mayo5 years ago
THE BEST TRUCK EVER,i made the suspensoin permanatly stay in place because i didnt have the right kind of pieces for either i got done and it still had THE BEST SUSPENSION EVER (without rubber bands).
chris mayo5 years ago
what if you dont have either for the suspension,can i use dark grey pieces
rear your mind..? typo btw
sweeet, and it actually fires stuff, definately a 5
this.. is.. AWESOME!!!!!
Hummerh1396 years ago
well done this post is realy popular, and also well done on the look of the car it looks just like the one in halo 3.
Ghostsniper (author)  Hummerh1396 years ago
too bad i cant make the independant suspension like the one in the Halo series
AZIMUT6 years ago
Nice!!!!! It looks quite realistic. were does every1 get those wheels from anyway?

Check out my build:

My Truck
Side View
Ghostsniper (author)  AZIMUT6 years ago
Thx, I got the wheels from a the Overdrive Monster Truck kit about 2-3 years ago. The truck is really sweet, you should post instructions
do you know any place i could get them from? (apart from ebay, I already tried and no 1 ships 2 the uk...)
Ghostsniper (author)  AZIMUT6 years ago
im' not real sure were you could get the kit in the UK
Oh ok. Thanks anyway :(
Ghostsniper (author)  AZIMUT6 years ago
you can try to build a small set of wheels with knex or try to find similar wheels like the ones on your truck
ok thanx. if i build il use the 1s of my truck
harpuia6 years ago
what if you do not have suspension pieces, what can you put in place of them?
Ghostsniper (author)  harpuia6 years ago
on step ten there is an alt. suspension but it is either up or down you cant have the suspension half way (its a lot firmmer)
xm87 years ago
i made a new varient of the warthog - its got the gun turret and the troup varient -looks a little more sleaker than this - probs is its a bit bulky
Ghostsniper (author)  xm87 years ago
do u hav pics (if u do post post 3 at a time, so i doesn't go into the side)
bobbyk8817 years ago
dude you should try and make it so where all the weals turn separate.
Ghostsniper (author)  bobbyk8817 years ago
I wish i could but the axles would be to weak, and i've tried
Have you tried using a gear to help them turn?
Ghostsniper (author)  bobbyk8817 years ago
thats not quite the problem, its the suspension part of it the rods that would go out to the axle would twist under weight and cause the warthog body to lower to the floor
make swivel points.
Hellchild7 years ago
dude where do you get the wheels?
yuse the treker ones if you have them
what do they look like?
this is what it looks like
knex trekker.jpg
Ghostsniper (author)  Vynash7 years ago
well thats not quite the kit i was thinking of but im sure it would work
i know, these are the trekkers its what i used, i don't have the monster truck ones.
cool thanks
Ghostsniper (author)  Hellchild7 years ago
i got them from the Knex Overdrive Monster Truck kit, along with the shocks
could you post a link or something?
Ghostsniper (author)  Hellchild7 years ago
I dont think knex makes that kit anymore, you might have to get it through Ebay or something, i can't find a good pic and my camera hasn't been working real well
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