Minor/Repaint: DOTM Upgraded Bumblebee 2.0

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  1. Solrac333

    Solrac333 G1 got it right!

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  2. jaws

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    Camaro SS to Volt? That's a downgrade! Might as well made him into a Datsun.
     
  3. closetrat

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    I believe "upgrade" refers to the OP making the figure closer to G1...
     
  4. megatroptimus

    megatroptimus Translatorminator

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    Interesting concept. Personally, I would have left the carbon parts carbon and the windows clear to save some of the realism. It's something I'd be tempted to duplicate if I had the skills!
     
  5. f-primusunicron

    f-primusunicron Unicron Herald BladeZero

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    yes i think it would have been awesome with the carbon fiber but still nice custom
     
  6. Alloy Alchemist

    Alloy Alchemist Decepticon sympathizer

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    i think this mold suits the G1 bumblebee well. nicely done.
     
  7. Lazerwave

    Lazerwave My Most Prized Treasure

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    Did Bumblebee fuse with Jolt?
     
  8. SMOG

    SMOG Vocab-champion ArgueTitan

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    I like it. Bumblebee as a kickass warrior/muscle car never sit right with me, and this mold fits him a lot better. Nicely done.

    That head still looks like a skull though. ;) 

    zmog
     
  9. Zildjian

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    Very interesting. I like it!
     
  10. Solrac333

    Solrac333 G1 got it right!

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    True with all of the above customs. A camaro to a volt is not really an upgrade but it it close to a round G1 Bumblebee. :) 
     
  11. Solrac333

    Solrac333 G1 got it right!

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    If I do another one, I may do that. Even though I didn't care for this Jolt figure, the windows were actually really nice. Almost glass like.
     
  12. jono83

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    God that jolt figure was awful, but you've made the mould look great
     
  13. spoonman

    spoonman Kitbasher extrordinaire!

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    I think this works exceptionally well! The carbon fiber resembles "bee eyes" and I think Bees modesty would keep him something LESS flashy than a concept Camaro. Great job!
     
  14. dhugieboi

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    I wonder what it'll look like with a G1 head and normal fists :)  G1-Bay XOver?
     
  15. Solrac333

    Solrac333 G1 got it right!

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    I never thought of the G1 head. I did however try using the DOTM Bumblbebee's arms. It looked cool but did not fit in car mode.
     
  16. Auceps Prime

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    Very nice job! Love that Jolt mold...

    I'd like to see him with the classics/universe head as well, couldn't you cut of the claws and add some new hands?
     
  17. Dinodigger97

    Dinodigger97 germinates within you.

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    ARISE BUMBLEJOLT!!!!


    Wait....that's dumber than Cloverjolt...so yeah...don't call him that...so yeah....AWESOME!!!!:) 
     
  18. Kevin XI

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    Interesting idea, and it works. I like that figure.
     
  19. SonOfNemesis

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    Looks awesome man. Just a light suggestion...maybe added a little panel lining in the chest panels? Awesome paint though!
     
  20. Shadowbreaker

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    I remember seeing a custom BB done from ROTF Jolt by (I believe) Limewire, so seeing this makes it full circle! :D 

    Superb paint work too. :thumb 
     

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