Heavy/Scratch: Classics Huffer W.I.P.

Discussion in 'Radicons Customs' started by spoonman, Apr 8, 2009.

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Which head would you guys like to see?

  1. G1 Sunbow cartoon Huffer

    73.5%
  2. Dreamwave Huffer

    28.9%
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  1. spoonman

    spoonman Kitbasher extrordinaire!

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    So, first off, lemmie say it's good to be back. Havent been able to post or work on anything for a while. Lots of cool stuff going on here, guys! Great work as usual.
    My take on Classics Huffer.
    I wanted his truck mode to be in scale with Prime and bot mode to fit in with the smaller guys so I'm psyched I got that to happen.
    The cab is from Inferno with some heavy modding and 2 pack Primes arms. It all fits SO snugly inside when in alt mode, I love it!
    The chest and lower legs come from TRU Mudflap and the upper legs are from a classics Prowl.
    I had to widen the rear wheel posts to allow both Infernos tires.
    Drilled a hole inside the right leg so the peg on the opposite one would lock the legs together in truck mode.
    Still got alot of work to do, like filling in the back, top and sides of the cab, and and adding feet to him for more articulation and of course sculpt the head. All in all Im pretty happy with how its going.
    Lemmie know what you guys think!
     

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  2. Death333

    Death333 Otherwise known as Dx3

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    I like where this is going
     
  3. big hank

    big hank Resident Slacker-Basher

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    Dang! That's a real frankenstein project there! Love where your goin' and anxiously await updates! Welcome back!!:thumbs2: 
     
  4. REDLINE

    REDLINE longer days, plz? Veteran

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    hey man, these parts flow together amazingly well, great job coming up with this! I think I'd go for an updated "classicsy" cartoon accurate head.
     
  5. yourreflection

    yourreflection Well-Known Member

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    wow, that is very creative. It's beginning to look pretty toon accurate as well. What piece did you use to form his body? I don't recognize it but it looks perfect!
     
  6. Solrac333

    Solrac333 G1 got it right!

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    You are crazy for doing that to poor Inferno. Nice job!
     
  7. eisen

    eisen "CUT ME SOME SLACKS!"

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    do PIPES too!
     
  8. timshinn73

    timshinn73 Well-Known Member

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    This looks great so far.
     
  9. red00wolf

    red00wolf insatiable collector

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    nice
     
  10. The Crazy Collector

    The Crazy Collector Well, that's just Prime! TFW2005 Supporter

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    Looks awsome! I'd buy it!
     
  11. Orion_Prime48

    Orion_Prime48 Super Sentai Purist

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    very awesome cant wait to see it done :thumb 
     
  12. silenth

    silenth Well-Known Member

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    Genius... just f'n genius. One of best original ideas that i've ever seen.

    keep on truckin
     
  13. TCracker

    TCracker おもちゃは今とても暑いです

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    this mod is awesome
     
  14. Hooper_X

    Hooper_X hi haters

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    COOL.

    He's gonna need some big ol' feet to keep stable, though. I'd suggest, since the feet are the rear of the truck, having them serve as the truck mode's rear fenders/mudflaps. 18-wheelers often have those big elaborate chromed rear bumpers, one of those splitting down the middle would make entirely serviceable feet.
     
  15. Skyripper

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    man i love all the frankenstein projects that are cumming out. they all look so original. this project is looking great and how you managed a voyager sized alt mode with a tiny deluxe bot mode is a great accomplishment. i think a g1 toon head is best but you could make both which would be pretty cool. I realy like the use of inferno in this bash, I had ideas using the cab too for either motormaster or hyperdrive. can't wait yo see this done.
     
  16. kalron

    kalron Technician/Sculptor

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    At first I was like...oh great, another Armorhide...but NO!!!!

    Way to bash a mold, this looks great!!! The moding to both the mold and trandformation is very clean. My only question is, will the hooded area remain clear, or will you paint the windows to opaque them?

    Great job all around.
     
  17. Satomiblood

    Satomiblood Prototype Black

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    Awesome.
     
  18. tomagnus

    tomagnus question the answers

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    definatley go with a G1 style head. cant wait to see finished product!
     
  19. Drpee

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  20. j.a.f.o.

    j.a.f.o. Just Looking, Not Buying

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    Looking good. REAL good.
     

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