Minor/Repaint: Ironhide from DOTM Specialist Ratchet

Discussion in 'Radicons Customs' started by vidmouse, Oct 29, 2011.

  1. vidmouse

    vidmouse Well-Known Member

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    I'm sure I'm not the only one who thought of this but here's my hand at this. Specialist Ratchet is a really good base for this, hardly had to do anything to it. Here's what I did in a nutshell:
    - removed the rack and front cage parts
    - Gave him a head from an older Ironhide custom I did (which was originally from Energon Inferno, modified)
    - Sawed his roof in half to give him a more Ironhide-y chest. It's a parts-former piece now but I figure that's ok with me.
    - Put a pin in to help secure that tailgate piece that keeps falling off

    Not sure if I'll paint him yet or not, or what weapons he might have...

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  2. DJW107PRIME

    DJW107PRIME Autobot Hero TFW2005 Supporter

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    Not bad reminds me of Ultra-Man nice work. Also you don't have to paint in my oppinion it looks good already.
     
  3. TFXProtector

    TFXProtector Well-Known Member

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    Well damn...that looks nice!
     
  4. mazintotoro

    mazintotoro Well-Known Member

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    That looks great! I think it is a neat use of the mold, and the chest modification really sells it visually as Ironhide.
     
  5. kaijuguy19

    kaijuguy19 Keyblade Wielder

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    It's neat! Almost makes a good stand in for Classics Ironhide.
     
  6. ironscythe

    ironscythe The Critic

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    The head's a bit large for the body, in my opinion. Aaaaalso, there's the minor issue of him having high-heels.
     

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