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Old 12-02-2012, 08:05 PM   #1
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Masterpiece Smokescreen

Been away from the boards for awhile and haven't done much custom work either. Having just lost a member of my family in early October (father), I haven't had much interest in anything custom related.
Two weeks ago I figured I'd sit down and giver a go. Had an itch to do another re-shell so I grabbed one off my shelf and just started puttering away.
This project is still unfinished as it needs some detail work in the feet and the weapons are under construction. What I'm not sure of is whether this one should get the cartoon accurate shoulder cannons that are mounted to his head or the toy version which are separate rocket launchers.
The kit used was hard to find as it is based on the actual race car that Smokescreen was molded after. It included the massive air dam and larger rear wing along with a nice set of sponsors. (This one is in actuality was #33)

*Updated with weapons and final images. Other images on page 3*
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Old 12-02-2012, 08:14 PM   #2
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Sorry for your loss. That looks great. Smokescreen was one of my favorites growing up. I say stick to the toy design. Looks better and makes more sense.
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Old 12-02-2012, 08:31 PM   #3
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Very sorry for your loss. You and your family will be in my prayers. That is an absolutely wonderful custom! It looks amazing. Keep up the good work!
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Old 12-02-2012, 08:44 PM   #4
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Sorry for your loss.

Awesome custom. May have to commission someone for one of these when I get my Alternators this week. Originally planned to have a simple repaint, but this gives me second thoughts.
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Old 12-02-2012, 09:07 PM   #5
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I'm really sorry you're going through a loss Wikkid, my prayers are with you. For the custom, even being unfinished it looks awesome, you haven't lost your touch. Great work man.
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Old 12-02-2012, 09:12 PM   #6
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sorry for your loss, love the custom

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Old 12-02-2012, 10:28 PM   #7
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love your Smokescreen so much! my condolence Wikid, your surely always inspiration for so many all the best to you and your family.
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Old 12-02-2012, 11:29 PM   #8
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Looks amazing brother, but then again your reshells always do
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Old 12-02-2012, 11:32 PM   #9
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Glad to see you back gracing us with your work, my best wishes to both you and your family. as always your work is nothing short of astounding, everything about this smokescreen screams Masterpiece, he even fits incredibly well with MP-10 and the others! and that comparison pic between the G1 SS and your version in alt gave me goosebumps! just Wow
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Old 12-03-2012, 04:25 AM   #10
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my condolence & love the work!
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