Bionicle Nuparu Matoran Revamp

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Introduction: Bionicle Nuparu Matoran Revamp

This is essentially my revamp of one of my favorite bionicle matoran, Nuparu. Basically, It has custom legs, torso, and arms, complete with a robotic one. Though it is small, this model is somewhat difficult for first time builders. Even if you don't have the pieces in the same color you can still follow it as a model.

Difficulty: 8.5/10

Estimated Time: 15- 30 minutes

Step 1: Step 1 the Legs!

The Legs!

Follow the pics

IMPORTANT! Remember to make a second leg but a mirror image!

Step 2: Step 2 Torso!

The Torso

Follow the pictures!

Step 3: Arms and Hands!

The arms and hands!

Follow the pics

When making the robot hand, attach the single thumb to the lower part and the three other fingers to the higher piece.

Step 4: Head and Blaster

You probably know what to do by now...

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    15 Comments

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    HaydenO5
    HaydenO5

    3 years ago

    I love this, best matoran build

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    happilysane
    happilysane

    4 years ago

    Wow it's so simple but epic

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    dalir2
    dalir2

    4 years ago

    no thanks, I do not want any membership yours , I just want to download the instructions, thanks


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    JWDIYguy
    JWDIYguy

    6 years ago on Introduction

    Cool, I can't wait to make this guy! By the way, to get good closeup pics, you could use this camera: http://stopmotionexplosion.com/collections/stopmotion-cameras/products/hd-stopmotion-camera It has a manual focus for extreme closeups and is good for stop motion, I use it all the time!

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    ttoyryla
    ttoyryla

    7 years ago

    Wow. Just pure amazing! Definite favorite, I tried to build it but I had to substitute the arms because I ran out of those little black sphere connecters

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    TigerNod
    TigerNod

    11 years ago on Introduction

    Hehe, I like the cyborg-like robot arm. (it's from exo-force, eh?)

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    Jaller...
    Jaller...

    11 years ago on Introduction

    Very good, this is the best Matoran desing I've ever seen.

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    nhmllr
    nhmllr

    12 years ago on Step 4

    I LOVE THIS DESIGN! Is it okay if I use this design?

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    Chunky!
    Chunky!

    Reply 12 years ago on Introduction

    Yeah, you can. Isn't that the reason for Instructables? :P

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    The Jamalam
    The Jamalam

    12 years ago on Introduction

    this is a much better nuparu than the sets, i think you should email this to lego.com! i also like the gun on the shoulder added from one of the inika (i cant remember which), but this is great!

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    Chunky!
    Chunky!

    Reply 12 years ago on Introduction

    Thanks a lot! The gun is based on Nuparu Inika. If mean colour, it would be Hewkii Inika.

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    Ginosmooth
    Ginosmooth

    12 years ago on Introduction

    Wow that's a chunky bionicle I think you should add a power glove but it still good with out it.

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    Chunky!
    Chunky!

    Reply 12 years ago on Introduction

    Huh? He is wearing a power glove, it's his robotic hand- it is so bad... : )