Warhound Titan Part 5: head assembly

I kept the best for the end: the head! I thought a lot about this step and for long I couldn’t find a proper way to attach the head while still being removable.

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I really love this head. In fact, I think it’s my favorite of all the titan heads out there.
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Everything started with a small tool from an ikea kit. I thought it would make two nice hooks if cut in the middle. So I did.
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I drilled an hole vertically in the bottom part of the head, in what could be his neck.
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I drilled an other hole in the lower end of what could be the air lock from the pilot cockpit (in the head) to the main engine room (in the torso).
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I put the hook in the head hole with gluing it to align it and glue the other end of the hook in the torso hole. Not very clear I know, you’ll understand with the following pictures.
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The hook is in place. Notice the angle which was carefully calculated to make the head tilt nicely.
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The head is not glued to the hook and can be removed for transport.
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The head fastened to the torso.
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Start looking good!








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