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Kit's disaster k-9

Started by KIT-KAT, May 17, 2020, 02:39 pm

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Looks brilliant so far very neat and tidy.


Oooh.  Sexy.  It's funny.  For me, K-9 is a lot like the Newbery TARDIS.  It's kind of ugly and clunky and logically one of those Boston Dynamics robots--or even a Sony Aibo would be the better basis for a K-9...but when you see the classic shape, really well executed in someone's build, it just takes you back to being 12-13, when K-9 was *awesome*. 
"My dear Litefoot, I've got a lantern and a pair of waders, and possibly the most fearsome piece of hand artillery in all England. What could possibly go wrong?"
-The Doctor.


Your slow & steady approach is really paying off.  ;D

Volpone is right, no one of a certain age can fail to get a huge nostalgia kick the moment they see that classic shape!

Looking forward to more.



The great thing is because of the Sarah Jane adventures I get the same nostalgia, perhaps not to the level of you guys but it's still there 😂 I think k9s design is absolutely timeless except for the 4:3 viewer screen, but I prefer 4:3 anyway! Loving making him, he's a bit inaccurate in places but oh well!
No, not the mind probe!


Here is his head currently! Just have to build the removable top partIMG_20210303_162840_18.jpg
No, not the mind probe!


Mar 08, 2021, 12:49 pm #35 Last Edit: Mar 08, 2021, 04:11 pm by russellsuthern
Very nice!

I love that they brought K-9 back, too.

He has starred with 4 companions (if you count the Romanas as 2) & 2 Doctors.
He's been in the classic & the new series.

He's starred in 2 spin off shows... (3 if you count the Australian one...)

Could an argument be made that he's the most popular & successful Dr Who companion ever?!




Quote from: KIT-KAT on Mar 06, 2021, 01:36 pmHere he is ATM! Lots of filling and primer to see how he is, still alot of work left thoIMG_20210306_130731_28_2_50.jpg

the truth revealed...

"Old Yeller" was in reality a Cyberdyne Systems infiltration unit!

Uh, I'll just get m'coat and let m'self out...  ;-)

Cardinal Hordriss

That looks like a nicely weathered TARDIS behind... if you ignore the door nob.
I speak to you from the final days of Gallifrey. I am the past you have forgotten. You are the future I will not live to see...


Very nice so far, I need to have a crack at one myself one of these days.

I want notes, lists and answers by the time I finish this here Juicy-a-Box! WARNING: I am Thirst-ay! And it is Fruit Punch! And it is Delicious!"


Quote from: Cardinal Hordriss on Mar 08, 2021, 01:46 pmThat looks like a nicely weathered TARDIS behind... if you ignore the door nob.

Haha I always thought that! It was like that when we came here 20 years ago! It's absolutely nackered as is the entire shed
No, not the mind probe!