Minor/Repaint: Show accurate (ish) Dinobot

Discussion in 'Radicons Customs' started by MushroomPrime, Mar 15, 2009.

  1. MushroomPrime

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    First of all, thanks to Drill for the inspiration (and idea) to use SRX Metallic paint pens. And I owe a thanks to Superquad7 for helping me find those pens.
     

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  2. big hank

    big hank Resident Slacker-Basher

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    Very Cool! I'm not really into "organic" beasties, but I may be tempted to pick this guy up after seeing this! Great work!:thumbs2: 
     
  3. MushroomPrime

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    Yeah, his Beast mode is awesome. The only issue I have is the legs can't be posed very well.
     
  4. Superquad7

    Superquad7 We're only human. Super Mod

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    From what I can tell, he looks really cool! What was your experience with those pens like? Would you recommend those to other Radicons?

    I'm glad you are dabbling with customs now. You have done well, my young apprentice.
     
  5. MushroomPrime

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    I do recommend these pens, they're awesome!

    And thank you, my wise teacher
     
  6. Superquad7

    Superquad7 We're only human. Super Mod

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    This is good news indeed! It pleases me that the tools you selected provided the outcome in which you sought. Continue on this road, and your customs shall become even more mighty, my young apprentice :ev: 

    (I'd also like to see you shoot a few more photos as well! Step back from Dinobot just a bit and shoot your photos. You'll end up with a photo that's less blurry like your weapon photo if you do :wink: )
     
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  7. REDLINE

    REDLINE longer days, plz? Veteran

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    to think something good came out of meeting SQ7






    :p 
     
  8. Superquad7

    Superquad7 We're only human. Super Mod

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    I'm sure there are lotsa good things that come from SQ7. You guys just let me know what those are, cause I ain't figured 'em out :lol 
     
  9. drill

    drill Gotham's White Knight

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    Yes they are. I've used them on my Galvatron, Cyclonus, Dinobot, Thundercracker, Megatron, and now Unicron.

    Its an honor to see my idea inspired someone. I think it turned out great.
     
  10. REDLINE

    REDLINE longer days, plz? Veteran

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    de-railed threads? I got nuthin'...
     
  11. MushroomPrime

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    Yeah, I saw your and thought "Man, I don't feel like PAINTING it." Then you said all you did was use markers and I was seriously stunned a tad.
     
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    Awesome, Thou might I suggest painting his "Eyebrow" ridge, It's dark/black in the show and cant be "Show accurate" without it.
     
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    Awesome I really like what you have done! Testors makes paint markers as well I have used them on a few gundams and model cars in the past, so they could possibly work on tf customs.
     
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    Very nice!
     
  15. MushroomPrime

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    I thought about that, but I perfer it gold, not black :) 
     
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    pics are to blurred, cant really tell a thing. put your MACRO on
     
  17. stratonrye

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    This looks pretty much exactley like the show. Good Job. I bought a Dinobot to do the same thing. I think I'm still just going to hand paint it though. How does his blue sides look in beast?
     
  18. MushroomPrime

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    No one else had problems... But I think I DID forget to set it on Macro

    As for the blue, eh. It's not too detracting, but you notice it.
     
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    That's awesome, I'll take if for no less than 39 cents lol
     
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    Looks great, wish hasbro has done this themselves!
    You could do with painting his inner thigh silver as well to make it more show accurate, The original Beast Wars Dinobot sword is alot better than the one that comes with the Universe toy if you can get your hands on it to use.
     

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