Minor/Repaint: Ark Crew: Tailgate

Discussion in 'Radicons Customs' started by Unicron9, May 25, 2012.

  1. Unicron9

    Unicron9 Chaos Bringer 9

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    Still waiting on the MaidenJapan junkion parts to finish my Junkion combiner. Not doing commissions anymore sure hasn't worked out so far due to this... So I took a couple of new commissions from a repeat customer who got the other Ark Crew Classics members from me.
    This is Tailgate from a modded movie Stockade head on classics Hotshot body with the spoiler parts removed and a new paint job.

    Last 2 pictures were my primary references.
     

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  2. hXcpunk23

    hXcpunk23 The Chaos Bringer

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    Nice work! I think that mold looks much better in white than yellow & that head works great on this. As with your other customs, excellent paint apps & I dig your ideas & choices.
     
  3. Lucs

    Lucs This Guy!

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    Wow you made that mold look awesome. Great choice for the head too!
     
  4. Rumble02

    Rumble02 Radicon of Obliticons

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    You are chalk full of talent. Hope you know that. This piece is tremendously amazing.
     
  5. Boy Blunder

    Boy Blunder Hasbrown'd

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    Man, I am loving this little guy. Nice job.
     
  6. GreednGluttony

    GreednGluttony grumpy smurf

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    cool!
     
  7. Ezilla82

    Ezilla82 Expect the Unexpected.

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    Very cool.
     
  8. D-Unit

    D-Unit #1 Heel

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    that works really well. For some reason, I can never see that mold as Windcharger, but it definitely works as Tailgate. Well done, sir.
     
  9. BScorpinok75

    BScorpinok75 Squadron X #1 Consultant

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    That is an awesome custom of Tailgate. I want that now! :) 
     
  10. spoonman

    spoonman Kitbasher extrordinaire!

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    Oh man, that came out awesome! Absolutely love it!
     
  11. warhawk

    warhawk Well-Known Member

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    Well done Sir!
     
  12. cheetor71

    cheetor71 Autobot

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    That looks great.
     
  13. Superquad7

    Superquad7 We're only human. Super Mod

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    Wow that mold works really well for Tailgate!
     
  14. cryonaut

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    I agree with this, which is strange since originally both characters were the same car, so why would the same car now work better for one than the other? I don't know, but it does. Tailgate's now ready to champion the rights of innocent vehicles and kitchen appliances everywhere.
     
  15. rmac-69

    rmac-69 TF HUNTER

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    I absolutely hated this mold when it came out. Apperently it was just the colors I hated, cause this is baddass.
     
  16. cryonaut

    cryonaut Lurker

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    Hopefully this isn't bad form (resurrecting a post like this), but I just wanted to bump this to bring it back into the spotlight, as I think this is one of the coolest "CHUG"-style customs I've seen. I'll admit, I'm biased, as I'm the client who commissioned this. Unfortunately I am having to sell it now to make ends meet. This figure is awesome though, and I just think Unicron9 deserves a little bit more recognition for it. Here's some more photos of this badass bot, with a Renderform gun to boot. Thanks again to Unicron9 for making this.
     

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  17. AgentAlabama113

    AgentAlabama113 I found a Macguffin.

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    Looks great. Really diggin it.
     
  18. Unicron9

    Unicron9 Chaos Bringer 9

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    Good luck man. I can't speak for all customizers but business in December for me has always been rough. I have 2 customs on Ebay at a low price for the extent of the work, both well received by people online, and they have just been sitting there with tons of watchers.
    You'd probably have better luck after Christmas.
    Only reason I have anything up now is because the kids expect a Christmas to happen. Crazy little boogers.
     

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