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Legodude9
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Legodude9

Holy hell dude! I love it! The sabre tank was one of my least fav ground vehicles of the Republic, and the Empire repainting it and calling it a day seemed very lazy. This **Actual!** turret looks so awesome I love it! I wish you got more recognition for this awesome work!

Admiral Drakkmar
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Admiral Drakkmar

One day the Emperor said, “Build for me a tank with a huge freaking MG-42 on the roof, and it shall be chambered for 20mm.”

Gabriel
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Gabriel

is this the 2-M it looks closer to the 2-M saber tank then the TX-130 saber tank.

EndangeredPootisBird
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EndangeredPootisBird

btw, the tank from EAW is called the 2-M Saber-class, just so u know 🙂

Leichenfaust
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Leichenfaust

its perfect finally a new tank redesign thx

ManiacalSpark
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ManiacalSpark

Now this looks much more like a tank. I’d personally remove the central gun and just make the whole part a swivable twin barrel cannon, though.

Phoenixx
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Phoenixx

It’s missing it’s missile launchers, aside from that I really am torn on the turret /= the turret itself is cool but I am just not sure it fits with the saber-tank.

I think it would be interesting to see different variants of it with different turrets kind of like the modular tank you did a while back. Since the original tank could swap out it’s turret for a 2 different ones.

I really do love the design overall though, your work never disappoints.

Phoenixx
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Phoenixx

I’ve come to the conclusion that I like the turret now it just had to grow on me because I am used to the smaller turret I’ve seen on it for years.

Steve
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Steve

Absolutely superb!

JamesMCGR
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JamesMCGR

Could the Empire swap out the side guns for other things you think? Like missile pods? Small ion cannons? Gatling guns? This is really cool, I like what you do.

TheEpicDude
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TheEpicDude

dude this is insane this is kind of off topic but the at-se is my favorite wacker legions canon and fanon. can you make a elite version of it?

TheEpicDude
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TheEpicDude

sorry for the spelling

PhantomFury
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PhantomFury

Elite…version? Like, somehow even more powerful..?

STONEhenk
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STONEhenk

But does it fit in the small sidebays of the Chi?

Rampant
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Rampant

I don’t know if I am feeling this one so much. The original SW Battlefront TX-130s looked great but I can’t get over the fact that the roof turret on this looks like a Fez hat. Personally I much prefer the original manned turret.

Also here is a link for the cutaway on wikipedia that shows the missile launchers in the skids.
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Although I don’t really miss those as putting missile launchers a meter or less above the ground isn’t very practical.

Chris Bradshaw
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Chris Bradshaw

Well it’s a hovertank. Terrain clearance for ordnance tubes shouldn’t be an issue when you can adjust your altitude with a dial. I do like the look of the pintle gun though.

Ryadra777
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So the length is either 8.2 meters or 10 meters.

Gadji
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And you will create the design of the technology of the First Order?

PhoenixKnight
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PhoenixKnight

He said he’s not interested in this sequel Trilogy age but doesn’t mean he will not do it on commission

PhantomFury
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PhantomFury

Neat take on the design, though I noticed the repulsor skiffs are rigidly fixed to the mais chassis instead of being on a pivot to change its angle to maximize its maneuverability, a feature that is kinda nice when you see it in motion.

CRMcNeill
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CRMcNeill

What’s the armament? I’m assuming two laser cannon on the sides, but what’s in the turret?

Gadji
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Maybe a heavy laser gun? …

CRMcNeill
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CRMcNeill

Very nice. I wasn’t a fan of the original Sabertank, but you have an absolute gift for turning the Meh of the EU into something awesome.

Chris Bradshaw
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Chris Bradshaw

And now you’ve filled your BMD-2 org chart slot. What’s left? A BTR-70 maybe?