Introduction: Lego Transformers G1 Megatron

This is an Instructable on how to make my Lego transformers G1 Megatron. Keep in mind that this transformer is small, so it will break extremely easily. You must be careful when handling it. I made him all the original colors up to it's limits, after all, it is made of legos. Post pictures of your version when you are done if you'd like, I'd like to see them. If any of the pictures are unclear, or you want me to answer any questions, please tell me in the comment section and I will reply.

Step 1: Builging the Legs

Simply follow the instructions to build the legs. If any of the pictures are unclear, or you want me to answer any questions, please tell me in the comment section and I will reply.

Step 2: Building the Chest

Simply follow the instructions to build the chest. If any of the pictures are unclear, or you want me to answer any questions, please tell me in the comment section and I will reply.

Step 3: Building the Arms

Simply follow the instructions to build the arms. If any of the pictures are unclear, or you want me to answer any questions, please tell me in the comment section and I will reply.

Step 4: Building the Head

Simply follow the instructions to build the head. If any of the pictures are unclear, or you want me to answer any questions, please tell me in the comment section and I will reply.

Step 5: Assembly

Now simple attach each part together following the pictures.

Step 6: Transformation

I'll try to post more pictures on the transformation when I get bateries for my energy-sucking camera. For now, do your best to figure it out from the video, or try and figure it out for yourself, but remember, BE CAREFUL!

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mxvsatv made it! (author)2016-12-16

i dont have some of da peices!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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andystechgarage made it! (author)2016-11-13

Awesome

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Octopus Prime - Craft Maker Infinity made it! (author)2015-03-13

Cool! I have been trying to make a Megatron for a while now. ;P

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pianoplaying music kid made it! (author)2014-04-23

that's awesome!

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cobramaster205 made it! (author)2013-03-05

AWESOME!

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screamreaper made it! (author)2011-10-04

To je úžasné, som to, môj priateľ bol ohromený.

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Draconian1 made it! (author)2011-09-27

Mr. Mepain, do you only build transformers and if so do you have a sentinel one?

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bomb voyajue made it! (author)2011-07-06

it looks like he has a skirt on :P
ps i drew a picture of megatron i might post it sometime

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SomeAsianKid made it! (author)2011-04-17

that makes a lot of sense megatron into a pistol...

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GorillazMiko made it! (author)2007-12-09

nice instructable, i dont have the pieces though. well, only some. cool instructable though,

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TwistedDemon made it! (author)TwistedDemon2008-08-30

dude use lego digital designer to build it and get the parts that you need p.s. you may need to have it modified a bit

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217 made it! (author)2172008-09-06

how do you do that?

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TwistedDemon made it! (author)TwistedDemon2008-09-06

simple go to http://www.lego.com/ and download it ( its free)

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217 made it! (author)2172008-09-07

I tried but it won't work.Could you please give me specific directions?

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TwistedDemon made it! (author)TwistedDemon2008-09-07

what type of computer are you using ?

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217 made it! (author)2172008-09-08

An hp pavilion a420n.

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TwistedDemon made it! (author)TwistedDemon2008-09-08

I meant what O.S you were using as in mac or windows.

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217 made it! (author)2172008-09-09

a windows.

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TwistedDemon made it! (author)TwistedDemon2008-09-09

then go to the website included in my previous post they may have the answers that you seek.

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217 made it! (author)2172008-09-11

What am I supposed to do on the digital designer?

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TwistedDemon made it! (author)TwistedDemon2008-09-11

You build it as the file I sent says

Building Instructions [g1 megatron].html
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CoMaNdEr_WoBbLeS made it! (author)CoMaNdEr_WoBbLeS2010-03-22

it doesn't say anything but nice try

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TwistedDemon made it! (author)TwistedDemon2010-03-22

then try this also it might help if you download the new design by me program

g1 megatron.lxf
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thermite23 made it! (author)thermite232010-12-04

I slightly modified the model to be compatible with the newest version so that no pieces are deleted and still retains the gun barrel's original appearance.

G1 Megatron.lxf
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217 made it! (author)2172008-09-12

It's blank.

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TwistedDemon made it! (author)TwistedDemon2008-09-12

in that case build it using the instructions that go with this insructable

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217 made it! (author)2172008-09-13

But I don't have the pieces.

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TwistedDemon made it! (author)TwistedDemon2008-09-13

if you don't have the pieces use your imagination and work around it.

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217 made it! (author)2172008-09-13

What is that supposed to mean?

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TwistedDemon made it! (author)TwistedDemon2008-09-13

do you have LDD ? do you have an idea on what to do? If Yes, then get building.

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sferrl made it! (author)2010-11-06

in the therd pic for the legs wut are the black pecies

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hyeonu made it! (author)2010-08-19

nice but isnt it fragile to transform him

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Soundwave4 made it! (author)2010-06-21

dude is there a lego g1 devastator plz let me know if there is

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Mad Cat made it! (author)2007-10-07

Wow, too bad I don't have much Lego (only the new Mindstorms). By the way, I am working on a new machine gun. It fires around 8 shots per minute and is a Gatling gun. It has a capacity of around 60 shots. Here's the catch: it is a rubber band gun. I bet you are all sighing in despair now. But it is pretty cool for a rubber band gun. It is just as impressive as that extremely popular Lego gun on Youtube. There is a good chance of it being posted (much more than that previous machine gun i had did).

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Mepain made it! (author)Mepain2007-10-07

So it works like this one then, right? Video.

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mega1 made it! (author)mega12010-06-20

hey could you send me very detailed instructions on this i cant make the pictures and i really want to make this

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Mad Cat made it! (author)Mad Cat2007-10-07

Yes, pretty much. There are a few Lego versions on Youtube. So, should I post it?

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zixx65 made it! (author)2010-06-03

nvm i found out what it is.

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mega1 made it! (author)mega12010-06-19

plz respond as soon as you can plzzzzzzzzzz

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mega1 made it! (author)mega12010-06-19

if you now how to make the whole model then plz help me an e-mail me some very extremely detailed instructions at rc35@comcast.net . its really confusing to me because of the lighting and im dying to make this too.

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mega1 made it! (author)2010-06-19

i spent all day figuring out the 4th picture so someone plz send me some very detailed picture instructions on all the step for it so it through via e-mail at rc35@comcast.net

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thatguywithglasses made it! (author)2008-03-08

how do u attach the head and arms to the chest?

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zixx65 made it! (author)zixx652010-06-01

look veeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeery carefully!!!

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zixx65 made it! (author)2010-06-01

hey...... on the third picture on how to make the legs, what are those black pieces because im dying to make this and i can't see what they are?

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shadowprove made it! (author)2009-11-15

I'm using LDD and they don't have some certain peices you need

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zixx65 made it! (author)zixx652010-06-01

yeah i know right?

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CoMaNdEr_WoBbLeS made it! (author)CoMaNdEr_WoBbLeS2010-03-25

did you get LDD ver. 3.0

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i used it but it still doesn't have the pieces

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Predator11 made it! (author)2010-04-19

 how do yoy get those peices, is their a way I could get them? 

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Soundwave4 made it! (author)2009-12-20

Is there a lego g1 Soundwave since Soundwave is my favorite transformer on decepticons side and Wheeljack is my favorite autobot

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