Minor/Repaint: Cybertron Metroplex : Redux

Discussion in 'Radicons Customs' started by deliciouspeter, Apr 27, 2010.

  1. deliciouspeter

    deliciouspeter Back in Black TFW2005 Supporter

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  2. GENOZAUR

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    awesome

    got any plans for painting him up g1 style?
     
  3. QmTablit

    QmTablit Disguise: Check. Robot...

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    Close, he's actually a bucket-wheel excavator.

    I've actually got a G1 Metroplex lined up as well, using most of it's given alt-mode to try and make something of a city out of it.

    I'm sure you've got a much better work ethic than I do though, so you'll probably get much more done before I even truly get to starting. It'll be good to see what you come out with though. Looking forward.
     
  4. OmarJT82

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    WHOA, bucket-wheel excavators DO exist! :jawdropper: 

    The right one would be good for a Movieverse Metroplex! :thumb 
     
  5. John_Force

    John_Force 16xNHRA Funny Car Champ TFW2005 Supporter

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    Yes, BWE's do exist. Type Bagger 288 into Google and watch your jaw hit the floor.
    Can't wait for the big reveal.
     
  6. Superquad7

    Superquad7 We're only human. Super Mod

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    I'm really excited about this thread. Every time I see you post, I think of this project. :) 
     
  7. deliciouspeter

    deliciouspeter Back in Black TFW2005 Supporter

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    Hey thanks guys. I started with a G1 Metroplex vibe, but it just didn't look right, so I decided to go with a more realistic BWE color scheme midway through.
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  8. deliciouspeter

    deliciouspeter Back in Black TFW2005 Supporter

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    bump for new pics. please let me know what you think so far.
     
  9. AMG

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    Looks great so far. Your paint work is really making the details on this mold stand out nicely. Looking forward to seeing the completed product.
     
  10. antapp

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    Awesome work!
     
  11. MrSoundmeister

    MrSoundmeister Bang,Bang Boom!

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    look's like ol' plexy just homaged ol' plexy,good job,and love the modifications you done...
     
  12. Superquad7

    Superquad7 We're only human. Super Mod

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    Awesome on all counts, bud :thumb 
     
  13. OmarJT82

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    HOOOOOOOOOOOOLY CRAAAAAAAAAAAAP! :jawdropper: 

    This is the best Metroplex I have ever seen with my own 2 eyes. :drool: 

    Comes very close to the real thing and kicks-ass with the replacement of his right arm with his wheel-bucket weapon. No need for it to be hand-held now (a crap-shoot feature in my opinion). All Decepticon gestalts, beware! :lol 

    You have gots to make a tutorial on how to do this one for those who are interested in making one for themselves!
     
  14. Ezilla82

    Ezilla82 Expect the Unexpected.

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    It does look like Metroplex IMO. The colors are spot on and you did a very cool job. All he needs is Trypticon to fight with.
     
  15. Robot.MacGyver

    Robot.MacGyver Improvisational Engineer

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    Frackin' Sweet!!

    Love the arm mod.
     
  16. SydneyY

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    Gorgeous paintwork as always. The huge arm would have given a deformed look to a lesser figure, but for him it really works well.

    I'm so excited about your "next up", as I've been wondering about your avatar!
     
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    Pretty cool!
     
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    Looks damn good. Any plans for a Six-gun, scamper or slammer to compliment?
     
  19. Solrac333

    Solrac333 G1 got it right!

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    That is BADASS!!!!
     
  20. QmTablit

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    Pretty sweet. I like that idea you went with the arm, makes me think a lot of Ash and his chainsaw hand.

    I'm not going to lie though, I'm really looking forward to vTHISv guy.
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