Minor/Repaint: Panel-lined SWTF Death Star

Discussion in 'Radicons Customs' started by MegaMoonMan, Nov 18, 2007.

  1. MegaMoonMan

    MegaMoonMan www.megamoonman.com TFW2005 Supporter

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    Here's what a couple hours with a good pen can do -

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    The pics don't really do it justice - it looks a lot cooler in 3D. I did all the lines with an ultra fine tipped sharpie, then I gave it a light rub down with some alcohol - it helped fill in the cracks and dirty it up a bit.
     
  2. shockwave2005

    shockwave2005 Well-Known Member

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    Nice - it looks really good. Have you thought about painting the equator area black?
     
  3. MegaMoonMan

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    I'm thinking about it - I'm not entirely sure if I should.
     
  4. Superquad7

    Superquad7 We're only human. Super Mod

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    A cool toy just got cooler! Great work man! :thumb 
     
  5. AutoCon2076

    AutoCon2076 Brightest can in toolshed

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    Photochop the equator black and see if you like it. If not, then at least you never wasted the time (or ink/paint) doing it to the real toy.

    ~Z
     
  6. Rumble02

    Rumble02 Radicon of Obliticons

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    dang
     
  7. Chaos Muffin

    Chaos Muffin Misadventure Veteran

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    Hey that looks cool, I pl'ed Unicron but never thought of doing this one.

    If you pl the equator, would do it in dark grey
     
  8. KA

    KA PENIS GOES WHERE?!!

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    what autocon number dude said, digibash the black equator to test it out brah
     
  9. SydneyY

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    Nice!
    I'd like to give it a go myself after I figured out how to close up all the gaps.
     
  10. Batman

    Batman The Dark Knight TFW2005 Supporter

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    Looks good man:)  This toy is so awesome. I say photoshop as well before taking the leap.
     
  11. MegaMoonMan

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    Yeah, I think a dark grey would look better and be more accurate then black.
     
  12. frenzyrumble

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    It gives a lot of depth, nice move.
     
  13. EvaUnit13

    EvaUnit13 REBUILD

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    Cool, did you panel line anything else, or just the shell? I use a normal rubber eraser for making the lines finer
     
  14. BaronV

    BaronV MonsterOfTheWeek.com

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    Nice, always thought the Darth DS looked boring in the box at the store since it looked like a big gray bb gun ammo.
     
  15. Bryan

    Bryan ΜΟΛΩΝ ΛΑΒΕ

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    That is sharp.

    I really need to get around to grabbing this guy--missed that great deal on HTS, and just can't justify full price for him. Cool, though.
     

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