Heavy/Scratch: Gunslingers Truncheon and Backlash part 2: Painted and available!

Discussion in 'Radicons Customs' started by Ramrider, Feb 4, 2011.

  1. Ramrider

    Ramrider TF Art Lad

    Joined:
    Aug 2, 2004
    Posts:
    4,131
    Trophy Points:
    186
    Likes:
    +0
    After posting the other day when I received my latest Shapeways Gunslinger test prints, I've now got them painted up and ready to play. :) 

    Both of these figures were painted entirely with Inscribe acrylics.

    Truncheon's upper body was basecoated with Raven (black), lightly overbrushed with Passion Purple, while his lower body (legs and crotch-swivelly-bit) are done in True Silver. I used Bonfire Orange for his eyes, and Hollyberry (red) for his face and picking out the odd detail. I also picked out the panel lines on the front of his shoulders in silver.

    Backlash is mostly painted in Forest Green, with Ash (grey) for the legs. Golden Yellow was used for detail-picking, while his face was painted in Pure Silver, with Blue Mist for his visor.


    The boys hang with Universe Nightstick for a little while...

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    ...but then turn their backs on him (and us!)...

    [​IMG]

    ...and decide to entertain themselves with a little sparring.

    [​IMG]

    Cyclonus hooks up with Truncheon and Nightstick...

    [​IMG]

    ...and initially opts to dual-wield...

    [​IMG]

    ...but ultimately decides that it's probably overkill.

    [​IMG]


    Meanwhile, Backlash makes up for Kup's current absence by helping Bluestreak out...

    [​IMG]

    ...then shows off his clipping skillz, just for the lulz.

    [​IMG]


    If you'd like to get hold of a Truncheon or Backlash (or both) of your very own, the kits are both available to buy now from my Shapeways store.

    Enjoy! :D 
     

    Attached Files:

  2. Doc Pirahna

    Doc Pirahna Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Aug 22, 2010
    Posts:
    643
    Trophy Points:
    112
    Likes:
    +3
    Awesome as always. Is Truncheon supposed to be somebody? Definately gunna order a bunch of these very soon.
     
  3. Ramrider

    Ramrider TF Art Lad

    Joined:
    Aug 2, 2004
    Posts:
    4,131
    Trophy Points:
    186
    Likes:
    +0
    Thanks. And yeah, Truncheon's patterned after Nightstick (hence the name and choice of partner), and Backlash is an homage to Recoil (which is why I mentioned waiting for Kup :p ).
     
  4. domshen

    domshen Radicon

    Joined:
    Jan 30, 2009
    Posts:
    393
    Trophy Points:
    81
    Likes:
    +0
    These are just amazing :-D
     
  5. Doc Pirahna

    Doc Pirahna Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Aug 22, 2010
    Posts:
    643
    Trophy Points:
    112
    Likes:
    +3
    When are they going to be available?
     
  6. Ramrider

    Ramrider TF Art Lad

    Joined:
    Aug 2, 2004
    Posts:
    4,131
    Trophy Points:
    186
    Likes:
    +0
    Thankye kindly. :D 

    Check the end (and title) of my post - they already are! :D  At the end of the post are direct links to their product pages (hint: click their underlined names), or you can just click the banner in my sig to go through to my Shapeways shop, where you'll also find my other Gunslingers (among other things ;) ).
     
  7. ExVeeBrawn

    ExVeeBrawn Three dollar Nazi

    Joined:
    Jul 18, 2002
    Posts:
    1,622
    News Credits:
    1
    Trophy Points:
    181
    Likes:
    +1
    No, they're not available, even through the direct links. If I try them it leads to an error page saying "Sorry, you don't have permission to perform this action".
     
  8. Rumble02

    Rumble02 Radicon of Obliticons

    Joined:
    Sep 29, 2005
    Posts:
    10,204
    Trophy Points:
    267
    Likes:
    +26
    Yay! More to buy
     
  9. dkrolickm

    dkrolickm Beast Wars Predacon

    Joined:
    Aug 22, 2006
    Posts:
    1,028
    Trophy Points:
    161
    Likes:
    +0
    Ebay:
    Very nice, these would look 100x better if you added a layer of Pledge *with Future!*
    (That's 200% awesome.) :) 
     
  10. G60Force

    G60Force World Smallest Mini-Con

    Joined:
    Aug 9, 2010
    Posts:
    7,968
    Trophy Points:
    197
    Likes:
    +7
    Ebay:
    TOTAL AWESOME SAUSAGE!!!

    (how to bulk these and save on shipping? anyone in the Netherlands who want a few like me :p )
     
  11. siniquezu

    siniquezu Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Apr 16, 2007
    Posts:
    1,160
    Trophy Points:
    126
    Likes:
    +0
    got an error page. It's not listed in the shapeways store either.
     
  12. Ramrider

    Ramrider TF Art Lad

    Joined:
    Aug 2, 2004
    Posts:
    4,131
    Trophy Points:
    186
    Likes:
    +0
    Hmm. Sorry about that - should be fixed now.

    Shipping's covered in the prices of the models...
     
  13. Venksta

    Venksta Render Project Creations TFW2005 Supporter

    Joined:
    Jul 1, 2002
    Posts:
    6,232
    News Credits:
    34
    Trophy Points:
    272
    Likes:
    +37
    Awesome work dude. Backlash looks amazing on Breacher. :thumb 
     
  14. Thunderthruster

    Thunderthruster Autobot Supersoldier

    Joined:
    Dec 28, 2007
    Posts:
    1,234
    News Credits:
    1
    Trophy Points:
    137
    Likes:
    +2
    Now you've got me even more intrigued, as i do think Kup works well as a target master!
     
  15. destrongerlupus

    destrongerlupus #MoreSawBoss

    Joined:
    Sep 1, 2006
    Posts:
    6,539
    News Credits:
    3
    Trophy Points:
    232
    Likes:
    +5
    Lookin very sweet all painted up!
     
  16. Deadsled

    Deadsled Energon Recovery

    Joined:
    Aug 20, 2006
    Posts:
    3,705
    News Credits:
    1
    Trophy Points:
    217
    Likes:
    +24
    indeed! lookin' sharp in living color!

    I must say however, I'm more impressed with your original tf designs...
    don't get me wrong, you've done a wonderful job creating original characters but I like creative transformations. If the creators of "Megazoom" (or what ever the official name ended up being) had seen your Vantage, they may have taken a different path! You did a much better job hiding the bot in sniper mode ;) 
     
  17. supervir2

    supervir2 Feels like the kid in Big everyday.

    Joined:
    Jun 7, 2004
    Posts:
    4,705
    News Credits:
    2
    Trophy Points:
    222
    Location:
    Oklahoma
    Likes:
    +50
    The blaster add-on that is not for sale yet looks awesome so far. Very clever!
     
  18. SonOfNemesis

    SonOfNemesis Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Nov 19, 2008
    Posts:
    5,442
    Trophy Points:
    197
    Likes:
    +16
    Hey man, that is sick!! I especially like the use of combining with beachcomber. Excellent!
     
  19. nemisispringer

    nemisispringer Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Feb 11, 2008
    Posts:
    3,700
    News Credits:
    2
    Trophy Points:
    172
    Likes:
    +24
    xD looking even better in colour
     
  20. reluttr

    reluttr Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jun 21, 2009
    Posts:
    1,184
    News Credits:
    1
    Trophy Points:
    142
    Likes:
    +3
    I have a sudden urge to buy 2 of Backlash, one to deco up for kup.... the other to deco as BarrelRoller and attach to breecher "or the g3 trailers rollar!" for lulz :D 
     

Share This Page