Minor/Repaint: Orion Pax - generation

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  1. xaviercal

    xaviercal Customizer

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    Before Optimus Prime, he was Orion Pax. this custom transformers being made from a generations Kup with mods to the front fenders and a new head. He is painted into his color scheme as he appearance in one of the episodes from the G1 cartoon.

    thank you everyone for stopping by and looking; all comments always welcome

    addition pix here at Facebook/ Orion pax
     

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  2. fabexmax

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    Mirage head huh? Clever indeed. Mighty fine red paint job there too. I have a feeling you beat Hasbro to this inevitable repaint.
     
  3. Alteron_Sheng

    Alteron_Sheng 'Tis an Kitbasher & Elder TFW2005 Supporter

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    WOW this looks amazing!! ^^
    Question, was the modification to the fenders having them stay attached to the bonnet? I don't have a Kup toy yet so I'm not sure what you did
    I have to say again that it looks so cool though^^
     
  4. Overhaulimus

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    Alteron_Sheng, yea it appears that he modded the fenders where they would stay on the bonnet for transformation.

    Xav, great job on this bud, I really love it.
     
  5. Dolza_Khyron

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    i like it, but i see less orion and more pointblank :) 
     
  6. hXcpunk23

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    Very nice! I've heard a few talk about how this mold might work great for Orion Pax, but this is the first time I've seen anyone actually do it. It came out great! The colors (and paint apps) look great, and the mods and head really sell this as a completely different character. Keep up the great work, bud!
     
  7. cheetor71

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    Very well done.
     
  8. Superquad7

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    It's pretty remarkable how different that mold looks with a new head and a totally different deco. Great job on this :thumb 
     
  9. Slothboy

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    I think the head is too small for the body, but everything else is carried out really well. Love the clean paint job.
     
  10. Ezilla82

    Ezilla82 Expect the Unexpected.

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    That looks sweet. I dig it.
     
  11. Dex17113

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    Man I'm diggin' that....Nice job.
     
  12. G60Force

    G60Force World Smallest Mini-Con

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    Awsome to say least, When i saw your WIP i was hoping you would do Orion and i think you hit the nail on the head. Good job, keep up the good work. I may try to catch him on ebay, wish me luck...
     
  14. Solrac333

    Solrac333 G1 got it right!

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    I did not even notice the mod. VERY nice!
     
  15. seali_me

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    he'll look good even as prime, wow. want list.
     
  16. spoonman

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    Really love it man. The colors are beautiful and that head choice is just perfect!
     
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    Great paint job and great work making him look less like Kup with more than just a head swap and paint job. The head works well for Orion Pax too, but I have to agree that it is a bit small. Still, nice clean work and cool figure!
     
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    Botcon should just steal your idea and make a Prequel story about Cybertron.
     
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    Beautiful...
     
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    Huminna humina yo. That is freaking tight.
     

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