Minor/Repaint: Spinister w/ Singe & Hairsplitter

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  1. Sculpt-bot

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    I had been looking for a helicopter that personified one of the few toys that I had and liked as a kid from the 1988 series of Transformers. Spinister and his dual Targetmasters were one of the last TF toys I received before setting the line to the side to start chasing girls and putting all of the extra money I had into heavy metal albums. His color scheme was always really goofy, but somehow it made his bio of a "silent warrior" all the more fitting to me. Once I saw the "Skyhammer" mold from the new DOTM line, I knew I had my base figure! I painted him up in all of his garish beauty. The only mods being the magnets added to ports to help accept the 2 modified mini-cons/Targetmasters. Singe and Hairsplitter differ a bit from their G1 toys, as they now mount to the "gauntlets" of Spinister instead of being hand held. They can also mount to the wings of the copter mode for super-duper, armed to the teeth action! Thanks for looking!
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  2. Kraken

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    Awesome stuff, I knew this mould would work for Spinister, they look amazing. Great stuff :thumb 
     
  3. Lock Cade

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    Whoa, that's pretty darn cool!
     
  4. SPLIT LIP

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    Spinister! YES!
     
  5. Solrac333

    Solrac333 G1 got it right!

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    Jeez! He just looks awesome. I like the colors.
     
  6. bellyboy

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    man ...wow
    this is some good job

    i love every little detail
     
  7. Joey_Santana

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    Really cool man, I dig it.
     
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    Those Colors BLOW my mind out a car window. Great work.
     
  9. deaculpa

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    that is beaUTIFUL. doesnt even seem like the skyhammer mold anymore, the paint details (especially on his back) and color combinations are stunning. those are skyhammer's original hands?
     
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    NICE thanks for doing a proof-of-concept on this one ( ;)  ), I'm now sold that this is the best base for Spinister we currently have out there!

    BEAUTIFUL work!
     
  11. supervir2

    supervir2 Feels like the kid in Big everyday.

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    Solid!!
     
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    OMG, thats bully right thurr! Looks like we both have Skyhammer fever! Looks great, man.
     
  13. sherpole

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    love the color. and this mold is so tempting. hope he doesn't appear in the movie so we can use this mold for our pleasure time. yeahh
     
  14. bigkid78

    bigkid78 I MAKE SHIT HAPPEN!

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    pretty nice man! i wonder why hasbro has not put out a badass aphache helicopter yet!
     
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    Good lord, nothing "silent warrior" about those colours, is there :D  Great work, excellent finish - and the unfussy but excellent mod with the Targetmasters attaching to the arms really lifts it.
     
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  17. Deadends Meds

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    Spinister was one of the last Gee Won transformers I remember having as a kid and also one of my favs. You sir have done him justice, well done.
     
  18. Pyps

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    these colours crashed me totally - Hardcore paint :rock 
     
  19. Algernon

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    Love it!
     
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    Great work !

    Although... if I go into picky mode....I have to say I'd rather see different colour ratios :

    - less pink
    - clear/translucent turquoise canopy, instead of the clear yellow.
    - more actual blue, not turquoise/teal ( cockpit )
    - more purple ( the arms could have been purple instead of pink )
    - turquoise face, instead of metallic.

    Spinister - Toy Gallery - Photo #34
     

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