Minor/Repaint: Miner / Repaint :

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  1. deliciouspeter

    deliciouspeter Back in Black TFW2005 Supporter

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    Hi all.

    Here is a repaint and slight mod of WfC Megatron, into his pre-war, mining/driller mode. I definitely took liberties with the color scheme, the original is more of a warm gray base with brown/red highlights, but I liked how the tan looked and differentiated him more from the original color scheme. I'll probably add some more accents and panel lining after I live with him for a bit.

    Painted with Testors Model Master Acrylics, and the drill is a Kotobukiya kit. Excuse the iPhone photos, but that's all I have handy and was anxious to post.

    DP

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    megadive03.jpg megadive04.jpg megadive05.jpg megadive06.jpg


    Thanks for looking, let me know what you think.
     

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  2. Axos

    Axos Well-Known Member

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    Looks really good! I like the slightly altered transformation to set them appart
     
  3. Autoboty

    Autoboty Well-Known Member

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    Nice work, and the pics are very clear, too! And I see what you did with the title there...
     
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  4. Darkshift

    Darkshift TF5 Megatron > Any Other Megatron

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    Best thread title ever.


    Oh, and the figure is great, too!
     
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  5. Chefprime

    Chefprime Radicon

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    Nice work. The tan definetly works well. And that drill is bad ass! Very cool
     
  6. King Glurch

    King Glurch Voyager Sized

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    That looks amazing! I especially like the foreshadowing of the back of the drill mode...
     
  7. WheelWave140

    WheelWave140 Hate's not cool, dudes!

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    Quality pun, quality repaint. I'll have to steal this idea.
     
  8. konrathink

    konrathink Jared Magnus

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    Well done sire. Great paint application and I love the idea.
     
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  9. bumblebeej8

    bumblebeej8 Pinpoint Doodle User#3

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    That was a great pun.

    I also like the color scheme a lot! Great work
     
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  10. RobotKnight95

    RobotKnight95 Unamused and Insane

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    Love. It. :) 
     
  11. HEROBRINE III

    HEROBRINE III You know that infamous MCPE Greifer...

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    Awesome custom!



    WFC Meg: Wanna' go for a bottle of engex?
    Miner Meg: What?! I'm too young! I'm only a minor!
    WFC Meg: Well I can see that. You do have a drill...
    Miner Meg: What? I'm barely a few hundred years old!
    WFC Meg: Oh...
     
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  12. autobot prowl

    autobot prowl Well-Known Member

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    Wow the paint came out really smooth, great work!
     
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  13. Dropkick

    Dropkick "I outrank you, get in the back!"

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    *applause*
     
  14. GingaMagnus

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    Ok, I think I laughed harder than I should have at that title, so bravo.

    Excellent repaint work too! I'm really diggin' how that version of Megatron looks in miner colors.
     
  15. Stormvapor

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    EPIC! Where did you get that Drill????
     
  16. plowking

    plowking I'm with ErechOveraker. Veteran

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    I already love this mold, but I must say that this is absolutely gorgeous...taking it to the next tier for sure in my books.

    I love what you've done here.

    Purposeful or not, I lam diggin' the fact that he is sans any 'Con symbols, except for the one molded into his back.

    The new drill attachment, the paint work...all top shelf stuff sir.

    glad to see more work from you!
     
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  17. marvel b

    marvel b beard, blood red, banjo, bot, buddy.

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    the title is glorious, as well as the figure!!!
     
  18. Pure awesomeness...
     
  19. kalron

    kalron Technician/Sculptor

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    Well, I think that represents the transformation from Miner to "Peace through Tyranny" quite well!
     
  20. shiftypenguin

    shiftypenguin Fancy-Pantsless Dancer

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    VERY cool!
     

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