Minor/Repaint: Animated Ironhide with alloy armor

Discussion in 'Radicons Customs' started by wgoodman, Sep 26, 2010.

  1. wgoodman

    wgoodman Big Bot

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    My first! I've only tried painting in a few details before so I was afraid that I would be in over my head, especially compared to some of the great customs here. I wish the black was a little better as far as the masking and uniformity of the paint coverage, but overall, I'm very happy with the results. This of course was just a TFA Ironhide. This appearance was seen in the first few minutes of Transwarped, the first episode of season 3, and in the first Allspark Almanac book. The 2 Allspark Almanacs are terrific resources for character art, if anyone needs a good reference.

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  2. Biotoakid

    Biotoakid I've never been wrong

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    Very nice!
     
  3. Lucs

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  4. onslaught314

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    Been waiting for someone to do this! Very cool!
     
  5. SPLIT LIP

    SPLIT LIP Dry built

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    Fuckin' awesome!
     
  6. spoonman

    spoonman Kitbasher extrordinaire!

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    I usually don't get swindled into buying a repaint but HOT DAMN I'D BUY THAT! In the words of my favorite freighter ship mechanic "SHINY!"
     
  7. Crimsonthunder

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    You sir, are the man
     
  8. exclusacon

    exclusacon Expert with the Scopes!

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    I like this....
     
  9. AutobotBee

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    That is awesome. I was thinking of doing this with Chrome paint but can't find another one in the stores and I don't want to mess up and lose the one I have.

    You are a brave man indeed. ;)  Fantastic work. :D 
     
  10. Jukebox Prime

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    Looks pretty wicked to me! Great job!
     
  11. B'Bantor

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    ^^^
    This.

    That's a nice, clean job.. if it's your first you are off to a great start.
     
  12. fakebusker83

    fakebusker83 Radicon

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    Ditto. :) 
     
  13. deliciouspeter

    deliciouspeter Back in Black TFW2005 Supporter

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    So sharp! I love it.
     
  14. Crazy Ramjetty

    Crazy Ramjetty marvel's got it good

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    this thing could actually be released as something like premium ironhide, I'd so buy it
     
  15. JacobPGalvatron

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    Extremely simple, but so cool.
    Awesome.
     
  16. Bigbot3030

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    I've been wondering what this would look like. I've been debating whether to get it chromed or to paint it silver like you did. I thought the silver fit the look better compared to the rest of the line, and this proved it. very cool. your black paint apps, while i don't think are accurate, really help the figure. And now I think i'll do the same. that is....when i can FIND an Ironhide. :( 

    Randy!
     
  17. Autovolt 127

    Autovolt 127 Get In The Titan, Prime!

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    Dude nice. Looks like Ironhide's going Colossus on ya.


    :thumb  This would make a great Takara Tomy exclusive repaint,
     
  18. baggzey23

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    it was only a matter of time until someone did it
     
  19. Ktulu

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    Looks great! Wish there was a chance of something like that actually being released. Too bad eh?
     
  20. scubaboy31

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    i'd love this to be released. oh animated, why did you end?
     

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