Heavy/Scratch: Protector Upgrade Kit

Discussion in 'Radicons Customs' started by spoonman, Oct 5, 2011.

  1. spoonman

    spoonman Kitbasher extrordinaire!

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    A little teaser of a wip I have going on. I'll have some accessories that will be included as well. The goal is to have a closer to G1 look without the set looking too far from the aesthetic of what's already there. It won't just be "slapped on".
     

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  2. Solrac333

    Solrac333 G1 got it right!

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    Cannot wait to see how it turns out.
     
  3. aprim

    aprim Well-Known Member

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    I love where this is headed, remember 2 for me :) 
     
  4. tyr112

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    I like this idea. The Protector upgrade looks cool, but it's a bit too stylized. I've actually been hankering for a classics Rodimus that looks a bit more like MP.
     
  5. wheeljack2010

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    Looks awesome spoon! I'll Definitely grab a set when available bro'.
     
  6. javaco

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    oh man this is amazing! ill take one please
     
  7. fabexmax

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    Seriously?! I mean, for real. What are you Spoon!? You are GODLY! Its like you descended down from above to bless us with TF goodness...scratch that. You take Goodness and make it GREATNESS. :bowdown: 

    (gushing fangasm over)

    Ahem. Yeah this is cool. I'll take one.
     
  8. soymonk

    soymonk Mathematical!

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    Looks like it's off to a great start.
     
  9. thedreaded1

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    Looks great so far!
     
  10. hater06

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    looks promising. might i suggest a slightly different head sculpt? it looks like nice but it doesnt match the armor at all... head is too rounded where everything else is at an angle.
     
  11. Megatron31

    Megatron31 I Belong to Nobody!

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    looking good man
     
  12. Ezilla82

    Ezilla82 Expect the Unexpected.

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    "Look, FansProject please for the love of God hire this man or we riot!" LOL Anyways this is very well done.
     
  13. KNOOM842

    KNOOM842 Ultra Con

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    hum?? i need to see more
     
  14. CURAMEN

    CURAMEN LOS ANGELES COLLECTIVE

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    Another awesome creation! :rock 

    Please put me down for a set! :thumb 
     
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    DJW107PRIME Autobot Hero TFW2005 Supporter

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    Very curious.
     
  16. spoonman

    spoonman Kitbasher extrordinaire!

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    Me either ;) 

    You got it!

    Yeah, I mean I understand the reasons why they made it the way they did but it really is pretty far removed from what I would have liked to see.

    Thanks man!

    Much appreciated!

    Haha, stop, please lol. Really dude thanks

    Yeah, the "start" was 4 hours worth of work getting perfectly straight angles.

    Thanks!

    The head will have some more dramatic angles to tie in with the rest of the armour but not much. Roddy had a very rounded head plus; if you look at City Commander, he doesn't have a rounded part on him except for his helmet which is very much rounded.

    Thanks bud!

    Nah, I like bein' my own boss ;)  But thanks for the nomination!

    Indeed you shall.

    Thanks! You got it!

    hehe, my plan worked!
     
  17. Primez

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    I'm down for a set. Thanks.
     
  18. javaco

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    with these accessories.. with that include a more g1 accurate gun?
     
  19. TronCity

    TronCity TRANSFORMER JUNKIE

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    Keep up the great ideas man.
     
  20. asphalt

    asphalt King of the road

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    I will be eagerly awaiting to see what you do. It is off to a good start. You are keeping close enough to the original FP aesthetic to keep a cohesive whole, but you are also taking it in your own direction. I think as long as you keep a handle on your artist's license this will come out quite nicely.
     

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