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This page is about a specific living tissue model, for the Terminator series in limited fictions, see T-101.

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The Cyberdyne Systems Model 101 T-800 Terminator

The Cyberdyne Systems Model 101[1][2], or CSM-101[3] is one of the Model molds for the metal endoskeleton.

There is a variant known as CSM-101-E, the model for the T-801 Heavy Combat Terminator.[4]

OriginsEdit

T2 TrilogyEdit

The Cyberdyne Systems Model 101 living tissue skin was based upon Sector Agent Dieter von Rossbach from government files that pre-date 2001.[5] As a government agent, numerous databases later possessed by Skynet were available to provide ample representation of many physical appearances. When it came to creating the human tissue model for T-800 Terminators, Skynet used this stored information, along with the data from various other resources, to model the Infiltrator faces on as the closest physical match to contain the Terminator endoskeleton. The Model 101 has been used at least on the T-800 as well as the numerous "contemporary" Terminators created in the present by Serena Burns in her Secret Terminator Lab.

Terminator 3: Rise of the MachinesEdit

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William Candy

The Cyber Research Systems Model 101 living tissue skin was based upon U.S. Air Force Chief Master Sergeant William Candy from 2004.[6] Volunteering to give his likeness to future military robotics, Sergeant Candy's head was laser scanned by Cyber Research Systems, the resultant three-dimensional representation of his face being stored for future use. When it came to creating the human tissue model for T-800 Terminators, Skynet used this stored information, along with the data from various other human head scans, to model the Infiltrator faces on.

Naming confusionEdit

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From Terminator 2: Judgment Day teaser trailer

  • In Terminator 2: Judgment Day, it is shown Cyberdyne Systems Series 800 Model 101 Version 2.4 inside the Terminator's HUD while he reboots.

Behind the SceneEdit

Known Terminators with Model 101 living tissueEdit

Movies
Novels

ReferencesEdit

  1. Kyle Reese's line "the 600 Series" from the film The Terminator.
  2. Used by the Terminator itself in dialogues from the films.
  3. Reflected on the Terminator's sunglasses in the poster for The Terminator and flashed briefly in schematics used as DVD extras for Terminator 2: Judgment Day.
  4. The Terminator: 2029
  5. T2: Infiltrator novel trilogy
  6. Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines (film) deleted scenes featured as a DVD extra
  7. James Cameron's commentary, DVD release of Terminator 2: Judgment Day

External linksEdit

Infiltration Outer Sheath
Rubber skin - Living tissue - Duroplast - Mimetic polyalloy - Machine-Phase Matter
See also: Model (List of Models) - Replacement - Impersonation
Cyberdyne Systems Model
Models 050 - 100 - 101 (E) - 102 - 104 - 105 - 107 - 111 - 200 - 300 - 400 - 450 - 500 - 1000 - 3100
See also Cyberdyne Systems - Living tissue Model - Infiltrator - Series - Hunter-Killer (Terminator) - T-90 / T-101
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