Heavy/Scratch: Custom Generations Slipstream

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  1. formula93

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    Okay, folks, this is probably going to be my last custom figure, ever. I don't have time to customize and do work for Reprolabels, so I'm getting out of the custom figure game. This was for a very patient customer, who wanted a Classics Slipstream for his collection. Started with the HFTD mold, and ordered the Slipstream head by Fakebusker (just an awesome piece, truly) and scratch built a rifle. Krylon flat base coat, Model Master enamel highlights, and Testors Dullcote flat clear finish. Love this combination of colors.

    Once again, comments and criticisms welcome, and thanks for looking. Its been a fun couple of years, and I'll probably get the itch to break out the brushes again, but for now I'll leave it to those of you who know what you're doing. :) 

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  2. Dinodigger97

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    That's just awesome.:) 
     
  3. leobreaker1977

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    she looks awsome! paint aps are really cool, they almost make the alt mode look longer. Other than the elbows I don't see an other rubs either. Sweet
     
  4. Onslaught24

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    excellent work. love the paint and rifle the most. very tempted to make one of my own now :lol . the only thing i'm not liking is the neck but that can be easily overlooked. again, excellent work :thumb 
     
  5. plowking

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    that's some beautiful paint work there!!
     
  6. formula93

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    Thanks, guys!
     
  7. 'purple-bot'

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    Paintjob is OUTSTANDING
     
  8. Superquad7

    Superquad7 We're only human. Super Mod

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    I totally agree. This is a very nice piece :thumb 
     
  9. formula93

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    I appreciate it, guys. And the customer loves it, which is what it really all boils down to.
     
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    Wow great color apps I love it!
     
  11. fakebusker83

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    Goodness...I'm not the 'customer' am I? Cuz I'd really loove to have her on my shelf!

    The piece is really well done and I love how you carried out the colours. I was hoping to see a little more gloss though but that's a minor thing.

    Can I have your permission to feature one of the photos on the Shapeways page? You'll receive artist's credit!
     
  12. wheeljack2010

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    That is very cool man, love it! I just picked up 3 of these molds for some customs coming down the pipe....
     
  13. formula93

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    Of course! Great work on that head!

     
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    This is brilliant
     
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    This is amazing I mean amazing paint flawless
     
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    Very very creative paint scheme you did there.

    Very nice job.
     
  17. Rattrap

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    Awesome idea. Now I know what I can do with my Terradive body :) 
     
  18. Lock Cade

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    Oh wow, that is sweet-looking! Good job on it, glad your customer likes it.
     
  19. formula93

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    Thanks again, guys. Good to know I went out with a bang!
     
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    Looks absolutely amazing. The head looks a little big, though.
     

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