Minor/Repaint: My 1st ever repaint (bit rubbish) Classics Thundercracker

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  1. FatMick Prime

    FatMick Prime Aaaaarrrrgggghhhh!!!!

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    My first ever repaint (except for a couple of minor head swaps). Classics Thundercracker (from Classics Starscream).

    It's a bit rough around the edges, but I'm fairly happy for a first go!

    I know Classic TC has been done to death, but I tried to give mine a little less of a G1 look, with markings more akin to the other Classics Seekers look.
     

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  2. MushroomPrime

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    Love the difference in paint from the Botcon version. All it needs is a paint job on the face

    Nice Job!
     
  3. Nemesis Predaking

    Nemesis Predaking Offical Enforcer WTF@TFW Veteran

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    Very nicely done.
     
  4. plowking

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    You should be very happy with it.....he looks very good for your first :) 
     
  5. big hank

    big hank Resident Slacker-Basher

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    Great job!! The red and white on the wings look really sharp!! Keep it up!:thumbs2: 
     
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    Looks good, you should be proud of it!
     
  7. FatMick Prime

    FatMick Prime Aaaaarrrrgggghhhh!!!!

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    Thanks for the positive feedback, guys!
     
  8. Ramrider

    Ramrider TF Art Lad

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    That looks fantastic. You've done a bang-up job on the show-style markings, which really helps it stand out from so many other TC customs. Definitely one to be proud of. :thumb 
     
  9. Bumblebee2008

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    For a first attempt this is awesome!!! I really like the wing markings!!!
     
  10. Pun-3X

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    Hey, looks good to me! The artscheme is very nice and fits in with the look of the other two. Very original. :) 
     
  11. solidus

    solidus Shivaker Jazz

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    Same here, I like that repaint custom style.
     
  12. unicronsupreme

    unicronsupreme supremest of unicrons

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    I recently tried to repaint this seeker mold and rand into a problem. How do you paint the nosecone? I tried it on mine a couple weeks ago and the paint is still sticky.
     
  13. Sabrina_Ng

    Sabrina_Ng La Femme Fatale

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    Hey! It's nice and clean :) 
    Love the wing markings.
     
  14. Ramrider

    Ramrider TF Art Lad

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    Depends on what paint you're using. Enamels may well have trouble drying on that kind of plastic, but acrylics will set fine.
     
  15. DoubleClouder

    DoubleClouder Autobot/Decepticon

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    hmm gives me a idea for a G2 Airraid
     
  16. Xhairs

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    great job man you have done a great job for your first go.
     
  17. unicronsupreme

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    bummer, the only acrylics I have are brown and orange, neither of which fit the character I'm trying to make very well. I guess I'll have to wait until my next paycheck to finish :( 
     
  18. whiskeytango

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    looks great. You should throw some dull coat on that b, looks pretty glossy.

    Edit: That could just be the camera flash though.
     

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