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Old 04 Jul 2009, 04:28   #1 (permalink)
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Ok is their anything in the Ork army that is actually worth converting
For example: Necron Warriors can be converted into Immortals (with skills and patience of course! ) but is their anything for an Ork. Obviously a boy can just turn into a nob unless itd be a Ork Nob Midget which would look ridiculously Embarressing if you are using it in a tourny etc.
Post if you can think of anything that will turn a unit to something more special like a boy into a commando, yet another boy into a tank busta or a warboss into ghasszul wateva warlord
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Old 04 Jul 2009, 09:12   #2 (permalink)
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There are 3 threads in the Ork Library in which someone converts normal Boyz into Tankbustas, Burna Boyz and Stormboyz. I advice you to check them out
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Old 06 Jul 2009, 12:39   #3 (permalink)
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Kommandos are easy, just give them a stikkbomb backpack or the stikkbomb arm (one of mine has a stikkbomb chucka from a trukk nailed to his slugga ;D) and they're worth it.
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Old 14 Jul 2009, 03:36   #4 (permalink)
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With enough skill and the right spare parts, almost any model in the ork force can be converted into a different one.

I took a normal biker and turned him into my rendition of Gutsmek; put a load of extra shoota barrels on his dakka guns, replaced his hand with an oversized chainsword, put a shoota from the old truck model onto his shoulder, then the bosspole with the grot on it even got some guns attaches, call him the Dakka-run now

Anyway, just an example. I love the orks because you can make them more of a personal army than any other force in 40k. Happy hunting =)
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Old 13 Aug 2010, 16:37   #5 (permalink)
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I find Orks to be, by far, the best and easiest for converting. I have converted a bunch of spare parts from my Bitz Box to make a unit of 5 kommandos, all equipped with kustom gunz, overburdened backpacks and a bunch of other dead sneaky tools such as scope goggles, an uzi, a silenced pistol, and a pump action shotgun, and I didn't use a single bit of green stuff.

I also have a unit of tankbustas in the works, and I converted a whole Land Raider Crusader into a looted wagon complete with a huge Boomgun (kinda wish I could keep the armor of the LRC though...)

I'm crazy about converting Orks, so if you feel you may need some advice feel free to PM me.
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Old 02 Oct 2010, 11:21   #6 (permalink)
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you can turn nobs into flashgitz by adding more armour and giving him more dakka for his gun


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