Heavy/Scratch: Classic Style Perceptor

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  1. spoonman

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    Another commission under my belt! This is for Lotussouljah who actually commissioned it well before the RTS version came out. Started life as an Energon Onslaught. The head is actually scratchbuilt and was made 2 years before RTS came out. The chest, abdomen and back are 95% scratchbuilt with the exception of the RTS bit and G1 Beastboxs' forarms. The "mirror" bit in his abs is from a Legends Red-Alert figure with a styrene hinge. The scope hinges are a mix of Deluxe Classics Megatrons turret arm and Bionicle parts while the scope itself is an X-Wing exhaust port and styrene. His rifle is an RTS Jazz pistol with a RTS Wheeljack weapon added to the front and built up with styrene. I put a lot into this fella and hope you all enjoy!
     

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  2. thyvipera

    thyvipera ThyVipera

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    man that's HOT! E. barricade is such a great base figure. need alt mode pics! ;) 
     
  3. spoonman

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    Thanks man. 'm trying to upload the rest of the gallery but ALL the uploads are failing. I have NOOO idea what the hell is wrong.
     
  4. Quantum25

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    Looks fantastic, good to see it finally done.
    Hopefully your uploading problem will be worked out soon.:thumbs2: 
    By the way, any chance of a group pic of him, Wheeljack, and Ratchet?
     
  5. spoonman

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    Thanks. Yeah as soo as I can get the pic loading problem solved. Every pic I try fails, properly sized an all. Completely lost.
     
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    DJW107PRIME Autobot Hero TFW2005 Supporter

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    So epic! Just need Jetfire in that quest for science bit in the last picture.
     
  7. NexMortuus

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    Better than the rts one dig it a lot nice work
     
  8. The_Black_Sheep

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    How nice is that? :D  All those bits & pieces were definitely sacrified for the greater good... :lol  & the paintjob? What can I say? Kick-ass job Mate! :thumb 
     
  9. Megatron31

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    you are on a roll as of late, great work and such a wonderfull mesh of parts
     
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    Sweet, nice update!
     
  11. Solrac333

    Solrac333 G1 got it right!

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    THAT is Perceptor. Go work for Hasbro and show them how it's done. None of these silly "We need to update the characters for today's blah blah blah."

    I had the same issue.
     
  12. spoonman

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    ask and ye shall recieve! Just added that pic to the first page.

    Thanks dude!

    I'm all about the greater good when it comes to a project. Thanks a lot man.

    Yes sir, I have a whole assembly line of commissions that have taken me just way to long to get out. Finally have all the distractions put aside. Appreciate the compliments dude!

    I agree ;)  Thanks

    Nah, I'd rather be a lone designer. That way I don't have heads over my shoulder saying "make that rounder" or "thats great! now make it different". But I'm glad to hear the uploading prob isn't just something I was doing wrong.
     
  13. sj88nc

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    this is awsome!
     
  14. rumble619

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    You already know how I feel........I hate you!!!!!!!!!!

    Beautiful work again bud
     
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    That is pure awesome. I'd love to have that Perceptor on my classics shelf.
     
  16. spoonman

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    I like it :) 

    THAT'S when I know I have done well.....ahhh the love!

    I may end up making a few to throw on ebay since the mold is so easy to find. Thanks!
     
  17. supervir2

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    Excellent! Looks even better in color!
     
  18. lotussouljah

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    Oh. my. god.
     
  19. seali_me

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    keep em' coming. want!
     

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