Offical K'nex Transformer Instructable

This is an Actual Transformer Knex came out with 8 years ago and the instructions are still in tact. This is the ONLY transformer instructions i own and since I had it for so long i figured it would be cool to bring back one of the better Knex sets that came out.

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Step 1: Steps 1 -17

Just follow the pictures

Step 2: Steps 18 - 35

Keep following pictures cant get easier than this

Step 3: Steps 36 - 51

Last parts of building this transformer

Step 4: Transforming the Truck

It an easy transformation and a build but like a lot Knex designs it has potential to be upgraded.

Step 5: Easy to Custamize

Before I had the ingenious idea to create transformers out of knex based on the movie toys I built this. But it wasn't good enough for me So i decided to use this design as a base model for my Optimus Prime that I created. These pictures are an evolution of my Optimus Prime.



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    63 Discussions


    8 years ago on Introduction

    I made this transformer. It's an nice knex beginning for building more transformers. Thank You for posting this.

    (btw: nice optimus prime knex transformer. Most beautifull and nice thing ive seen so far from knex )

    2 replies

    8 years ago on Introduction

    i doubt it OMG MY KEYBOARD IS MESSING UP TOOOOOOO...wat? either u wanted to catch peoples eye and make it look innocent...or you just cant invest $10 in a new keyboard


    8 years ago on Introduction

    i bet i could make up gradid k.nex robot to make it stronger


    10 years ago on Introduction

    Hey glitched hate to pester you but you have got to post that knex Ratchet. He is freakin ausome!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


    I scanned the entire instruction booklet so I'm pretty sure this was the only model for the set, i guess cause it was a transformer it would be rather difficult to make a few models out of it.


    there are other knex transformers, i know there was a plane and i think there was a car. They are extremely rare, however


    12 years ago on Introduction

    how did this come out 8 years ago? metallic parts came out 2-3 years ago and the missles mean it was near when the cyber knex came out