Minor/Repaint: Classics Tracks

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  1. Shinobitron

    Shinobitron Cybertronian Ninja

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    Wanted to see a new version of tracks made and since Hasbro seems to be lacking in the Classics dept I made tracks here.
    Tracks started as a Cybertron Hotshot and then gave him a complete repaint, ball jointed head,new gun and of course shoulder missiles.
    He was painted using a custom blend of Citadel Enchanted blue with Folk Art Metallics Blue. THe hood decal is from repro and addition robotic decals are from a zoids kit.
     

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  2. Dran0n

    Dran0n Junk male

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  3. lotussouljah

    lotussouljah Well-Known Member

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    LOVE it man, this is seriously making me reconsider molds for Classics Tracks!
     
  4. DJCHARTERS

    DJCHARTERS Well-Known Member

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    i love this. its very awsome. amazing detail just screams tracks!
     
  5. Hippie Trooper

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    That looks great! I love it!
    Later
     
  6. gargunkle

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    This is spectacular. I think I might have to redo mine!
     
  7. coinilius

    coinilius Well-Known Member

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    That is a great mold for a Tracks repaint - I'm suprised Hasbro has never thought of doing it themselves :) 
     
  8. the (H)i(GH)con

    the (H)i(GH)con raver-in-diguise

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    That's one sweet Tracks! I love the drybrushing on the shoulders/arms. I was gonna paint mine into Drift, but I thought "Nah, too obvious" plus, it's probably been done before, and with all the problems I've been having with white paint lately, I think you came up with a much better idea. I can't believe this hasn't gotten more responses, it really is top notch! Is he gonna be for sale?
     
  9. ORIO

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    Love it so much man. I would gladly add something like that to my classics shelf
     
  10. BScorpinok75

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    Looks great!
     
  11. QmTablit

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    I think I'd actually buy this if Hasbro ever put one out. Is that the original Cyb. Hot Shot head? Because that works amazingly well as Tracks.
     
  12. Lumpy

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    wow...that looks sharp...i'm still hoping for a classics tracks sometime next year, but if not i definitely may make one of my own...love the gun and missile launchers...totally awesome...
     
  13. Solrac333

    Solrac333 G1 got it right!

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    Just awesome.
     
  14. TrukkinMunky

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    Awesome now I want to make one!
     
  15. Shinobitron

    Shinobitron Cybertronian Ninja

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    Yep thats the original head though moddified. It was placed on a ball joint and his chin was more defined as I did a a little "plastic" surgery and removed the excess that made it connect to the original peg.
     
  16. Ezilla82

    Ezilla82 Expect the Unexpected.

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    This custom screams Tracks. I don't see any flaw whatsoever. so that's it. LOL
     
  17. Ktulu

    Ktulu Whoosh TFW2005 Supporter

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    Despite the Hot Rod inspired parts the mold definitely works with Tracks. Not a stretch at all. Cool stuff, and well executed!
     
  18. Lucs

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    I never get tired of seeing these Cybertron Hot Shot into Tracks customs. I really need to get to doing one myself. Good job on the this, that ball jointed neck really improves the figure. One suggestion I have would be to cut the little tab on the upper arm that limits his arm raising ability. I cut it on my Custom Drift from the same mold and it helps improve the figure similar to the way your neck mod does, which I'm thinking of doing myself
     
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  19. amd098

    amd098 En taro Artanis!

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    hot damn i was looking for this, im making my own version of this!
     
  20. E. C. R. Former

    E. C. R. Former Is probably insane...

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    Been a while since I've seen Cybertron Hot Shot customized into Tracks: before ROTF Sideswipe came out, this was the mold most commonly used for Tracks. It's great to see your take on it.
     

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