Minor/Repaint: Beachcomber

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  1. ALPHAMAGNUS

    ALPHAMAGNUS Sector70: Reformatting... Veteran

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    I took a Cybertron Hardtop and slightly modded him for better movement and a better headsculpt

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  2. Solrac333

    Solrac333 G1 got it right!

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    Pretty cool! I might try that.
     
  3. payton34

    payton34 Well-Known Member

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    This mold is perfect for Beachcomber (I've used it myself, lol). I'm honestly surprised it hasn't been released as a repaint yet. Maybe it will be in the new line that's coming out.

    What kind of blue did you use?
     
  4. ALPHAMAGNUS

    ALPHAMAGNUS Sector70: Reformatting... Veteran

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    I am just as surprised.

    The paint is Ultramarine blue from Citadel Colour
     
  5. Coldiron

    Coldiron Well-Known Member

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    This is very fitting as the classic version of this character. Nice work.
     
  6. overbeast.inc

    overbeast.inc Well-Known Member

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    love the reference with the golden hand XD
     
  7. destrongerlupus

    destrongerlupus #MoreSawBoss

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    LOVE what you did with the helmet it really brings out Beachcomber perfectly, the Electrum-hand and birdie accessory just finish it!

    Perfect!
     
  8. QmTablit

    QmTablit Disguise: Check. Robot...

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    That headsculpt really puts the nail down. Awesome, awesome Beachcomber.

    I've been contemplating this myself, I've just been hoping HasTak comes up with a Deluxe class design for Generations.

    I may just go with it anyway, and do what I will with it if HasTak does end up making one.
     
  9. cheetor71

    cheetor71 Autobot

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    Looks awesome. This is the second time I've been working on a project and someone else beat me to the punch. I don't know if I'm going to mod the head or not. I just might have to now:thumb  :thumb 
     
  10. D-Unit

    D-Unit #1 Heel

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    Very nice, great Beachcomber. The Hardtop and Clocker molds are two of the most versatile molds they have for customs.
     
  11. Superquad7

    Superquad7 We're only human. Super Mod

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    That headsculpt is great, bud :thumb 
     
  12. Rumble02

    Rumble02 Radicon of Obliticons

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    I dig it
     
  13. Starwave

    Starwave Herald of Unicron

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    Never knew this would make such a good Beachbomber. Surprised you are the only one to have done this before.
     
  14. ALPHAMAGNUS

    ALPHAMAGNUS Sector70: Reformatting... Veteran

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    I know Dominomist had done one before for the Sector70 minibot contest.
     
  15. Inferno41

    Inferno41 Active Member

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    I really appreciate the bot mode with the Electrum Hand..outstanding. Good Show!
     
  16. kalron

    kalron Technician/Sculptor

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    I love this mold for Beachcomber...I too wonder why there is no repaint for this one.

    Nice work...it makes me want to revisit my personal repaint on this.
     
  17. Insane Galvatron

    Insane Galvatron is not insane. Really!

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    What mold was used as the Wal-Mart repaint? I thought this was it at first.
     
  18. ALPHAMAGNUS

    ALPHAMAGNUS Sector70: Reformatting... Veteran

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    I don't remember the name, but that was the mold I used. I got the 2-pack for $5, SCORE!
     
  19. QmTablit

    QmTablit Disguise: Check. Robot...

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    The Data War? That's where I picked this mold up from, at least.

    This is really driving me to forget Hasbro for the moment and get on with this repaint. Don't know if I can top that head, though, but I'll give it a go.
     
  20. spoonman

    spoonman Kitbasher extrordinaire!

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    That head-sculpt is just gold! Get it? Gold? Cuz his hand is covered....in electrum? which....is.........yeah, nevermind. Great!!!
     

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