Minor/Repaint: Enter sunstorm!!!

Discussion in 'Radicons Customs' started by YoungPrime, May 18, 2010.

  1. YoungPrime

    YoungPrime Well-Known Member

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    Here's my before and after shot of the "Classics" Starscream mold I created Sunstorm out of and Special thanks to Youtubes "Maverikill" for the inspiration.

    Tell me what you guys think....
     

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  2. darthdevious

    darthdevious Destroyer of Worlds

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    Awsome!
     
  3. Anti-Venom

    Anti-Venom Well-Known Member

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    I like that orange :) 
     
  4. ssg4life

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    personally would've thrown some white in there, but it's still awesome
     
  5. YoungPrime

    YoungPrime Well-Known Member

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    Thanks, glade you like it!
     
  6. YoungPrime

    YoungPrime Well-Known Member

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    I know how you feel but for some reason that white cant seem to stay clean even with enamel. So I kept it yellow and orange.

    I may do a few minor touch ups with some white paint later if the mood hits me.
     
  7. thyvipera

    thyvipera ThyVipera

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    looking real good man, love that orange

    the key with white, hand brushing, is to keep the paint thin and apply a really light coat, let dry, and apply another layer, and so forth. it's very tedious. applying it too thick will loose any detailing in the mold.
     
  8. Nyarlahotep

    Nyarlahotep Radicon Scourge

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    bingo. It may be tedious but it's one of the best ways to get good results. I'd only use spray paint as a base coat and even then I'd steer clear of enamels. Did you prep the pieces at all with rubbing alcohol or hot soapy water?
     
  9. JazzEd

    JazzEd Truckasaurus!

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    Dude, this rocks!!

    We need some pics of Sunstrom away from the spray painted newspaper to really see this sucker shine!
     
  10. Tkemert20

    Tkemert20 「Dojyaaa~n」 TFW2005 Supporter

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    That's pretty cool! Only thing i want to ask is this: flamethrower plz?
     

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