Minor/Repaint: Masterpiece Jetfire

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  1. wheeljack2010

    wheeljack2010 Constructicon

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    Know this has been done before. or something like it anyhow, but thought I'd throw this up here. Been working on him for a little while and am pretty happy with how he turned out. I was going to get a G1 toon based head made (still might) but I realize this particular mold is how his toy was, not his character in the toon. For that, you'd have to not only change his head, but his cockpit as well, flip his wings for bot mode, and alter the legs. Figure I'll leave that version up to Wikkid and Spurt, as they're doing the best damn version of the toon character that I've ever seen. So for this guy, basically kept the Macross figure the same, just repainted the chest shield a gloss red and added a reprolabel, repainted the super parts a deep red and custom labels to the rockets, then panel-lined the whole thing, as well as added new fully articulated hands. Hope you like him, and as always comments are welcome!

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  2. leobreaker1977

    leobreaker1977 Well-Known Member

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    beaut man, nice and clean! Did it come with articulated hands? if so that is awesome!
     
  3. TigerBlade

    TigerBlade Prepare for extermination

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    Makes me sad I sold my G1 Jetfire last year. Awesome stuff.
     
  4. thyvipera

    thyvipera ThyVipera

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    great job man, love this!
     
  5. Altitron

    Altitron Commercial Artist

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    Alt mode?

    - Alty
     
  6. Stormbringer85

    Stormbringer85 Well-Known Member

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    Very awesome man! the panel lining is top notch! I'm also using this robotech figure on one I'm doing, but I wanted to give it an alt head to spice things up a bit, yours is definitely a source of motivation! thumbs up! :) 
     
  7. nemesisconvoy

    nemesisconvoy Gundam Pilot

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    Very, very cool. Nice use of the 1/60 Wing Gundam Zero hands.
     
  8. Hotwire

    Hotwire Pro-Customizer

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    Gorgeous!!!! I love the figure and love those gradient faction symbols!
     
  9. Mr.Deflok

    Mr.Deflok Well-Known Member

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    You've got to be my favourite customiser right now. You and F_R.
     
  10. cheetor71

    cheetor71 Autobot

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    Nice paint. Where's the alt mode?
     

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