I know WildCard wants to have an iconic half scaly half feathery Raptor
but it just looks goofy and unnatural to look at, it looks as if it's a native american chieftain where its feathers were just attached to its body.
I saw something that might interest some of you, it's more natural looking
where the feathers seamlessly flows through its body
but still retains some of its scaly features as well
here have a look