Minor/Repaint: Smokescreen!

Discussion in 'Radicons Customs' started by Cheetimus Prime, Mar 17, 2013.

  1. Cheetimus Prime

    Cheetimus Prime Lost Spark

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    I had FAR too much fun making this guy!

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  2. Rodimeister0088

    Rodimeister0088 Prime

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    awesome job bro. I don't blame you for leaving the 38's with them stripes alone. I know how hard they are to manage lol. I really like the rear lights with that gold you used. Looks like a metallic yellow. Candy color perhaps. Overall awesome. No doubt you used metallics for the hood's blue.
     
  3. bacon4e

    bacon4e Resident Cheesehead

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    Nice!
     
  4. Cheetimus Prime

    Cheetimus Prime Lost Spark

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    Nope, no metallics on the hood. Just blue on blue. I'm not a big fan of metallics honestly.
     
  5. gawddammit

    gawddammit Rocketchoochoo

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    Once again, amazing job. Now if only they could look like that out of the package...
     
  6. EndWar

    EndWar Well-Known Member

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    Oh wow this is seriously awesome...particularly the blue stripe on the hood.
     
  7. Anti-Venom

    Anti-Venom Well-Known Member

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    SO amazing!
    How do you pump out all these customs with such amazing speeD?
     
  8. spartan 3764

    spartan 3764 Good Nait

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    nice but may i recomend you paint the bottom of the foot panel black as well
    it just looks like hes standing on white
     
  9. Rodimeister0088

    Rodimeister0088 Prime

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    Ah i see, the stripes are faded towards the front. Nice. I thought it was metallic sheen.
     
  10. Cheetimus Prime

    Cheetimus Prime Lost Spark

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    Heh, metallics are your turf. I wouldn't dare butt in like that :) 
     
  11. [Wing_Saber-X]

    [Wing_Saber-X] BATTLE GAIA!

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    That's ungodly rendition of Smokie. So good!

    btw...did I say how much I love you. :D 
     
  12. Gammatron 64

    Gammatron 64 Well-Known Member

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    WOW. That's amazing. Especially the fading on the stripes.
     
  13. aledromo

    aledromo Decepticon at the Gate

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    Fantastic work. I love the smoothness of the finish on the silver parts. Not easy to get, I find! And amazing gradation on the hood. Just great overall work. It looks like you had fun, indeed!
     
  14. Tarrn

    Tarrn Bikeformer Fanboy

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    Niiice. It's kinda surprising how many things they did that weren't screen-accurate - not just in details they left out but ones they added, like the blue forehead crest in the original. On that note, do you have a way of removing the original paint or do you just paint white over the top?
     
  15. neevnav

    neevnav The Flying Dutchman

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    Love that you even painted the brake calipers! Talk about attention to detail! I hope this mold hits Canada soon, you've made it look way too appealing now!
     
  16. Cheetimus Prime

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    Denatured alcohol. Give it a good rub and the paint comes right off and doesn't damage the plastic. Then I paint it white :) 


    And thanks, guys! :) 
     
  17. Sanchimaru

    Sanchimaru Well-Known Member

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    Now THIS is the Smokescreen I was looking for... this figure improves so much with the adequate paint job.
     
  18. tformer0607

    tformer0607 Home in CT!

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    wow....how much does a custom like this go for? (besides the cost of the toy obviously) sorry if its a newb question im new at the whole wanting a custom thing
     
  19. zeroXII

    zeroXII metallicon

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    Now all you need to do is the arm kibble mod, and he's golden.
     
  20. seanb47

    seanb47 Well-Known Member

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    Damn!That is some detailed stuff,right there.Awesome job!
     

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