Heavy/Scratch: Classics Perceptor 2.0 [wip]

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  1. G60Force

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    IT'S COMPLETED! check here:
    http://www.tfw2005.com/boards/radicons-customs/393619-classics-perceptor-2-0-completed.html

    Inspired by the idea of Soundwave FSD...
    I had to do it :D 

    mod list will follow:
    ......

    Enjoy

    (ps its current only digibash paintsheme, the mods are real!)

    small update:
    also added Digibash Alt-mode paintscheme

    UPDATE2:
    Well is glued all over the place, so not other choice than hot dremel action :D 

    UPDATE3:
    Ok I'm gonna make a new DigiB. pretty soon, to see where the final paintapps will go, but since this guy can't be taken apart easily I'm wondering if it's worth going through al the pin removels (they look fragile)
    UPDATE3B:
    Digibashed final version, I think I looks great :p 
    (will prolly start washing the figure tomorrow and prep it for the day after)

    UPDATE4:
    Allmost done painting, this was horrible since like 95% this dude can't be taken apart like most other figure :)  Anyways... still need a 2nd coat on the legs / the eyes need yellow / maybe the groin black / autobot symbol
     

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  2. destrongerlupus

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    Small, but GLORIOUS, should look great with real paint!
     
  3. Coldiron

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    Cool concept.
     
  4. f-primusunicron

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    wow nice microscope mode
    wanna se it painted
     
  5. G60Force

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    It's actually larger then I thought :D  thnx

    thnx me 2
     
  6. Soundwave_FSD

    Soundwave_FSD Yoda in a track suit...

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    Everything about this screams Perceptor. right down to the uncanny resemblance to IDW Perceptor's head. This is a sure fire win!
     
  7. seali_me

    seali_me Buhawi Gabay-Tala

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    good job dude!
     
  8. SwerveGears

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    Interesting concept.
     
  9. G60Force

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    What do you guys think I could get rid of the shoulders and replace with turning-knobs
    but that woulde ruin the 3rd mode Camcorder :D  (who cares right ;) )
     
  10. f-primusunicron

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    pls dont remove the showlder, a third camera mode is a good idea
     
  11. SonOfNemesis

    SonOfNemesis Well-Known Member

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    That's pretty cool man!
     
  12. SMOG

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    Neat! That works surprisingly well! Good call!

    zmog
     
  13. G60Force

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    yup that default head made me choose to do this over SB & SW ;) 

    thnx mate!

    I agree :p 

    thnx :) 

    Well not my call, but I did work out the microscope mode on my own :p 

    Your right but It would make botmode SOOO MUCH better...
    should I Digibash it so you can see what I'm planning?
     
  14. bellyboy

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    great idea
    but i dont think that u′ll b able to remove the knobs , this mold is mostly glue
     
  15. G60Force

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    that hasn't stopped me before ;)  (I'm not worried ruining this figure) I'm gonna try looking closer and take it apart, then I digibash shoulder buttons, which fit in with the telescope mode..

    If that turns out great, then it's serious dremeling time ;)  thnx
     
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    UPDATE2:
    Well is glued all over the place, so not other choice than hot dremel action :D 
     
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    I love this! Great imagination. can't wait to see it done
     
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    why tank you ;) 

    UPDATE3:
    Ok I'm gonna make a new DigiB. pretty soon, to see where the final paintapps will go, but since this guy can't be taken apart easily I'm wondering if it's worth going through al the pin removels (they look fragile)
     
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    UPDATE3B:
    Digibashed final version, I think I looks great :p 
    (will prolly start washing the figure tomorrow and prep it for the day after)
     
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    UPDATE4:
    Allmost done painting, this was horrible since like 95% this dude can't be taken apart like most other figure :)  Anyways... still need a 2nd coat on the legs / the eyes need yellow / maybe the groin black / autobot symbol
     

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