Heavy/Scratch: classics legends g1 outback

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  1. chansformers

    chansformers butcher of the bots

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    done while waiting for other stiff to cure/harden,i've always loved the original outback better than brawn.to make him,i took a g1 outback,cut out his chest and head and front rollbar/winch,shaved down both outbacks chest and legends brawns chest then fused them together.the winch was also shaved down lots then also fused to the front end.the head was carefully cutout and also sanded and shaved then fused to brawns body(after removing brawns head). the weapons are taken from a ko g1 swindle,all paints were tamiya acrylics but i did find out the hard way that my clearcoat recently passed it's pot life which is why there's some slight yellowing/fogging in some areas:(  it just means one of these days i'll have to strip him and repaint and re-clear him.)
     

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    That's amazing!:thumbs2:  But WHY do you want to redo him? I know the clearcoat screwed up your original intentions, but all I see are subtle dirt marks, and they actually IMPROVE your already amazing figure since Outback is a vehicle that's kinda MEANT to get dirty, right?
     
  3. chansformers

    chansformers butcher of the bots

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    thanks!!you gotta good point there...:sly2: 
     
  4. spoonman

    spoonman Kitbasher extrordinaire!

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    That is awesome squared!
     
  5. wasp819

    wasp819 L-I-V-I-N

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    awesome cust job, really like the way he looks
     
  6. Rhinox555

    Rhinox555 Insert clever joke here.

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    Looks neat.
    I should probably finish mine.
     
  7. lotussouljah

    lotussouljah Well-Known Member

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    Wow, I can really appreciate the thought and time that went into this, all the tidbits. Great job!!
     
  8. destrongerlupus

    destrongerlupus #MoreSawBoss

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    THAT IS GENIUS!

    Suddenly not so pleased with Fallback...or whatever his name is...
    :) 
    D/L
     
  9. theestampede

    theestampede Wandering Artist

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    this is awesome. love the idea
     
  10. Lucs

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    Great work you really made that legends figure stand out. I look at Brawn and think he's so-so but this guy looks really good. Maybe it's the guns...
     
  11. DoubleClouder

    DoubleClouder Autobot/Decepticon

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    Love it! Fantastic job. I love you he did more than just repaint it. The face and chest transplant are superb!
     
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    antapp Well-Known Member

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    Fantastic job, it was only a matter of time before this custom was done, and you've managed it perfectly. Well done.
     
  13. BScorpinok75

    BScorpinok75 Squadron X #1 Consultant

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    Wow, that is an awesome job. Wonder why Hasbro didn't retool that Brawn?
     
  14. CodeXCDM

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    Nicely done dude.
     

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