Minor/Repaint: Henkei Diaclone Red Mirage

Discussion in 'Radicons Customs' started by Sabrina_Ng, Jan 16, 2010.

  1. Sabrina_Ng

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    Ultra fast, Ultra tough.

    This entire custom (including shading) was done with starburst metallics. He was given carbon fibres at strategic parts to enhance his ultra tough shell. Gold chrome was placed to enhance his character. Introducing Henkei Diaclone Red Mirage!

    By the way, here's the original Mirage for comparison.

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  2. anabolik1

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    W O W :jawdropper:  :drool: 
     
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    autobotx23 Banned

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    That's just damn sexy.
     
  4. plowking

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    That is beautiful work Sabrina!!!....looks like it has been anodized.
     
  5. process

    process Hanlon's razor Veteran TFW2005 Supporter

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    Freaking awesome.
     
  6. Houndvoice

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    Paintjob is fantastic, but Drag Strip prefers his yellow colour...
     
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    deliciouspeter Back in Black TFW2005 Supporter

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    jeez...that's beautiful.
     
  8. Lucs

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    This is one of the best I've seen from you. I've probably said that before but I really love the Mirage mold and Diaclone colors always get me.

    Why did you put the flame decals on pointing the wrong way though? It seems like they are flowing towards the front of the car instead of the back
     
  9. destrongerlupus

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    Looks GORGEOUS Sabby, can't wait to get him and Deepcover on my Diaclone shelf!!

    Love the "carbon fiber" detailing, and wow, the metallic paintjob is SOOOO slick.

    10000% better than I was anticipating!!

    They point the "right" way for robot mode, which is where he'll be most of the time anyway, so I'm good with it
     
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    [​IMG] looks almost as awesome in motion.
     
  11. destrongerlupus

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    Oh that looks TOO cool!
     
  12. The Honey Badger

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    You beat me to the punch! lol....
     
  13. Autobot-X1

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    :jawdropper:  Oh wow that's awesome!! great job!! :thumbs2: :thumbs2: 
     
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    Awesome!
     
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    That's nice, very nice.
     
  16. Sanchimaru

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    Great job, I love all the details!
    The homages to diaclone are wonderful, please keep them coming!
     
  17. Sabrina_Ng

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    Well, with Mirage's transformation, the flames would have been facing downwards. Looked weird so I opted to 'sacrifice' the car mode for a better robot mode. :) 
     
  18. frenzyrumble

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    Maybe you could have gone with some type of flame that doesn't have a "front" or "back" to it
     
  19. Sabrina_Ng

    Sabrina_Ng La Femme Fatale

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    Flames with pointy edges on both ways eh? That's a thought.
     
  20. Nemesis Predaking

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    Not that often I say this in regards to a TF, but that's damn sexy.
    Carbon Fiber is a awesome touch as well.
     

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