Customs Corner - archive

Short articles and recipes highlighting customs and providing tips for beginners and the experienced alike.

Sunday, April 27, 2003 Radioactive Homer Helps Max Power Get Modded

Member Max Power recently built his first modded computer case, but didn't feel it was completed until he added a finishing touch - Radioactive Homer supervising the PC... read more

Saturday, November 30, 2002 Repairing Playsets In 6 Easy Steps

Every WoS collector has likely had troubles with the pegs on the interactive environments at one point or another and not getting the figures to talk can be very frustrating. Luckily, SCS member "the hurting glavin mmhey" has laid out an easy six-step process to repair the problems, using Main Street as an example.... read more

Monday, September 23, 2002 30 Second Custom: Teeny Marge for King Homer - discuss

Perhaps the easiest custom ever, capsule world Marge is almost perfectly to scale with the THOH King Homer figure.... read more

Tuesday, October 30, 2001 Christmastime in Springfield - discuss

Christmas Bart's hat is removable with a firm tug.

Underneath the hat, you'll find that Bart is missing his usual spikes. Instead, he has a big knobby thing which pops into the inside of the Santa hat. Fortunately for customizers like us, we don't have to leave things like this. How about we give Bart his lucky red cap and give Homer back the Santa hat? ... read more

Saturday, June 30, 2001 Evil Homer Info & Tips

In June, I created a custom figure of Evil Homer, using a Casual Homer as the base figure. While not a complete "recipe", I hope you'll find the following to be useful information. ... read more

Saturday, June 09, 2001 One Hour Custom Playset #2: Schoolyard

For this second custom generic playset / playset extension, we'll be making the schoolyard from the Springfield Elementary playset. ... read more

Thursday, June 07, 2001 One Hour Custom PlaySet #1: Springfield Sidewalk

As we all know, PlayMates releases more figures each wave than fit on the playsets that are released each wave. This causes a serious lack of sensor-pegs in my display and I'm always on the lookout for cool solutions to the shortage problem. Back in June I created a custom Sidewalk playset from an extra Town Hall. ... read more

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