Heavy/Scratch: Deluxe Megatron with Mods

Discussion in 'Radicons Customs' started by Solrac333, May 24, 2010.

  1. Solrac333

    Solrac333 G1 got it right!

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    Here is my Custom Deluxe Megatron. I finally got rid of that stupid right arm gimmick and gave two matching arms and a proper arm canon. The two arms came from the Deluxe Optimus Prime and the canon came from the Iron Man 2 War Machine figure.




    ...And my Deluxe Prime.



    AND taken with another new camera.
     

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  2. mampy

    mampy Movie-Accurate Mampy

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    Solid work on both of them, Solrac. I love the depth and texture of the paintjob, even at a small scale. :thumb 

    Only thing I could suggest would be to get a bigger fusion cannon for Megs. Should at least be bigger than Prime's rifle. :) 
     
  3. encline

    encline customizer of love TFW2005 Supporter

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    Dude...it is great to see how far you have come with your work. This set looks fantastic. And yeah.. a bigger gun would be cool.
     
  4. Crimsonthunder

    Crimsonthunder Well-Known Member

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    beautiful!
     
  5. vidmouse

    vidmouse Well-Known Member

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    Both look awesome, and I love the recipe so much I might have to copy it.
    Where did you get Prime's legs from? They look different than the original..
     
  6. Chaos Muffin

    Chaos Muffin Misadventure Veteran

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    Killer stuff. Could'nt standthat Prime at first, then took those 2 stubborn springs out of his waist and he's almost my new fav bot.
    Really love the Megatron, may take notes on that.
     
  7. bellyboy

    bellyboy working working working

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    looks hot
    megs looks so good ,without that stupid gimmick arm of his
     
  8. Death333

    Death333 Otherwise known as Dx3

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    Deluxe classics Starscream leg modded to fit with the wheels and vents from Primes legs.
     
  9. Solrac333

    Solrac333 G1 got it right!

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    Any bigger and it will hit the shoulder and will not fit between the arms and head in tank mode. That's why it's perfect. Plus the gun is on a mall joint and can come off.

    I posted Prime before as my Deluxe MP Optimus Prime.

    Stupid gimmicks.

    This.


    Thanks for all the comments.
     
  10. destrongerlupus

    destrongerlupus #MoreSawBoss

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    Solrac333-

    My friend, you know I've always LOVED your paint work, but it's really just STUNNING now, totally slick and just perfect! Your mods are getting very clever and cleanly executed as well!

    I SO need to commission you again soon! (After BotCon, I'm hoping to get back on the horse :) )

    D/L
     
  11. Solrac333

    Solrac333 G1 got it right!

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    :)  Just wait until I'm done with a couple of WIP's I have right now...
     
  12. destrongerlupus

    destrongerlupus #MoreSawBoss

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    OHHHH suuuuuure, soften me up and then deliver the wallet-killing-death-blow :p 

    Seriously, can't wait to see what you've got cookin'!

    D/L
     
  13. Solrac333

    Solrac333 G1 got it right!

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    By the way..

    ...I raised my rates.....

    ...to $1862538165283152.
     
  14. Toby

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    That is what he should have been done, very nice, and I find it annoying with the gimmick on his arm at the first place.
     
  15. Will of Unicron

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    Finally someone else whose done this megatron. I've looked through the forums and thought I was the only 1. Looks awesome!!! The arms look great in bot mode. Just not sure about the tank mode. Either way you did a fantastic job on it!!! Prime is Killer too!
     
  16. Solrac333

    Solrac333 G1 got it right!

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    Not sure about EITHER alt mode myself. :) 
     
  17. SonOfNemesis

    SonOfNemesis Well-Known Member

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    Solrac, Give yourself a pat on the back for Prime's alternate mode, it's simply awesome! I mean c'mon man, it collapses!!!! Both figures look really clean, you used an airbrush on those? I like the mods too, well done man!
     
  18. destrongerlupus

    destrongerlupus #MoreSawBoss

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    *sniff* :cry I knew Solracc back when I could afford him without taking a second mortgage or wining the lottery.

    It would be totally worth every penny though!

    ;) 

    D/L
     
  19. Solrac333

    Solrac333 G1 got it right!

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    Thanks man. Actually, they are all dry brushed.


    Ok, 50% off for you.
     
  20. Nyarlahotep

    Nyarlahotep Radicon Scourge

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    Looks great! Wish they came out of the package looking like that.
     

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