Heavy/Scratch: Procustomizers.com Charity Acution SKYWARP

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  1. Zildjian

    Zildjian Well-Known Member

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    Skywarp was made from a 1/100 VF-1S Macross Valkyrie figure as a sort of homage to the original generation one Jetfire mold. He was cleaned, stripped, and base coated with Kleanstrip Bulldog adhesion promoter and Rustoleum high heat flat black. Details were added with various Kustom Kolors paints. A custom head was cast from a universe Starscream and 1/100 Kotobukiya MSG hands were added to complete the look.

    This figure will be auctioned off along with other customs from members of Procustomizers.com for Charity Auction #2. All of the proceeds will go to Autism Society of America. This auction's theme is the Decepticons.

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  2. bellpeppers

    bellpeppers A Meat Popsicle

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    Pretty cool. eah, this mold works for Skywarp.

    I didn't think these models were available any more.
     
  3. Solrac333

    Solrac333 G1 got it right!

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    Hmmm....I've seen this somewhere before...

    Very cool! :) 
     
  4. bellpeppers

    bellpeppers A Meat Popsicle

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    The l.e.d.'s nail it.
     
  5. Zildjian

    Zildjian Well-Known Member

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    Fooled you! There are NO LEDs in this bad boy. That is all florescent paint.
     
  6. cheetor71

    cheetor71 Autobot

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    This is so cool. To those that don't know, you can find this mold as a knock off. I've seen it in discount stores and down the Jersey shore. Skywarp looks bad ass :thumb  :thumb 
     
  7. plowking

    plowking I'm with ErechOveraker. Veteran

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    Very nice work here. I hope you all do well on the auction too :thumb 
     
  8. Robot.MacGyver

    Robot.MacGyver Improvisational Engineer

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    Holy Frack, that's cool.
     
  9. thyvipera

    thyvipera ThyVipera

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    that is wicked man! i was thinking it was photoshopped, HELL YEA bro, that looks sick
     
  10. Jbarb78

    Jbarb78 Well-Known Member

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    Nice work, should get some decent coin right there. I forgot all about the Bulldog products, used to use it to paint golf car tops when I had my shop. That stuff got expensive didnt it?
     
  11. Zildjian

    Zildjian Well-Known Member

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    That they have! I paid almost $100 for a gallon of the black. Very hard to find as well.
     
  12. Soundwave_FSD

    Soundwave_FSD Yoda in a track suit...

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    I really must commend you and all the folkes behind Procustomizers.com, first off for your skill, second off for your generous hearts to sacrifice your money, time, resources and skill for a great cause! Claps for all you folk!
     
  13. Raven3485

    Raven3485 Beast Wars Hero

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    nice

    Skywarp is one of my favorite characters, and that is badass. I would so buy one of those. Also that's awesome that it's for charity.
     
  14. Jbarb78

    Jbarb78 Well-Known Member

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    Yeah, I think I tried lookin for it a couple years ago, couldnt find a dealer here in Cali that carried it individually, had to by the kit for $300+. Gettin harder to find the good stuff here, lacquers too. They're trying to ban Tamiya spray paints, can you believe that shit?
     
  15. Zildjian

    Zildjian Well-Known Member

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    Ban Tamiya? In California? Only in California...... everything seems to "cause cancer" to them.
     
  16. Hotwire

    Hotwire Pro-Customizer

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    So, THAT'S what florescent paint looks like!!! Awesome stuff!
     
  17. [Wing_Saber-X]

    [Wing_Saber-X] BATTLE GAIA!

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    I think I just :eek:  in my pants...:D 

    Plane mode execution = FLAWLESS. More so that you used florescent paint. :rock :

    Bot mode is 50-50 for me. But dont get me wrong, bro, this is one super customed SW. :thumb :
     
  18. jcartwork

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    wow
     
  19. lotussouljah

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    Damn, I was fooled too! That's freakin amazing!
     
  20. antapp

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    Fantastic!!
     

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