Digibash: Digibash G1 Movie Ironhide

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  1. Lord Moke

    Lord Moke Well-Known Member

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    It seems that Ironhide is the only movie Autobot not getting a G1 repaint made, so I thought about doing one myself. I also liked the idea because the main problem that I have with Ironhide is the lack of color variation. Anyways, I wanted to see how it would look before putting a 20 dollar toy into it. I think it turned out pretty well, but I'd like some more opinions.

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  2. FatMick Prime

    FatMick Prime Aaaaarrrrgggghhhh!!!!

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    I like it.
     
  3. Kando

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    Oohh, I can see an Ironhide I would want even more than the normal black version. Me loves some G1 repaints.
     
  4. Methos

    Methos ...Hail Megatron

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    A bit too much red for my tastes,but still it's nice to have options. ;) 
     
  5. Eric

    Eric Per sempre marciamo.

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    Ironhide's better in red. :D  Great work!
     
  6. red00wolf

    red00wolf insatiable collector

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    great now i need 1 more ironhide.:tongue: 
     
  7. icanfly

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    id make the grill part in robot mode a silver rather than red though

    JL
     
  8. thoughtcrime

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    Looks very nice, lots of contrast. No reason he couldn't have looked like this in the movie.
     
  9. Greenshadow0

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    Really like G1 repaint Ironhide's alt. mode. :) 
     
  10. funkatron101

    funkatron101 TFW2005 Supporter

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    To me movie Ironhide looks too different from G1 Ironhide, so to try and make them look similar just makes me think "Oh, there is a red truck transformer"
     
  11. GladiatorPrime

    GladiatorPrime working on Rampage P2-V2

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    I dunno....I think you got too much red in it, maybe use a little black in the head region and the center chest piece Silver!
     
  12. Sso02V

    Sso02V Injector Has a Posse

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    Ironhide's vehicle mode looks nice in red, but too much red will kill it. maybe limit the red to the vehicle parts.
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  13. ErechOveraker

    ErechOveraker I'm with Plowking.

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    I want to do something like this, but haven't seen an Ironhide in months. I'm surprised nothing like this has popped up on ebay, unless I missed it.
     
  14. Gears

    Gears buh-buh-body ya Veteran

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    Needs a GEEWUN head.
     
  15. Ironhide2005

    Ironhide2005 PS3tag=DeaDPooLTFW

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    I hope hasbro does a g1 re-paint of movie ironhide
     
  16. Lord Moke

    Lord Moke Well-Known Member

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    Thanks for all the responses! I like a lot of the suggestions you guys have, which is why I posted this. I can't believe that I forgot about that yellow stripe. I also like the idea of a different color, possibly silver, for the chest plate. I couldn't really think of anything for that, so I just used the red as kind of a placeholder.
     
  17. Cody2003

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    here is a chop I did a while back using an alt skids head.

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    I don't like it at all. Red really doesn't look good on him. Every "G1 repaint" I've seen of the movie figures has been bad, they just don't look good in those colours. (Target Jazz, Ratchet and SS ar testiment to that.)
     
  19. Lucs

    Lucs This Guy!

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    I like the idea but I agree with some of the others in thinking just the Truck body should be red, that would look good, especially since the GMC website has that truck in mostly red in all the pics. It's natural. That Skids head on him would look good too unless you want him to be strickly movie style

    http://www.gmc.com/mediumduty/topkick/4500/index.jsp
     

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