Heavy/Scratch: Spoooooooooons!

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  1. Wheel_Jack

    Wheel_Jack pitying fools

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    He likes cereal, ice cream and soup. He enjoys cuddling with other bots and can stick to your nose if you breath on him. In a formal setting, he likes to sit to the right of knife, which is always to the right of plate. His only known weakness is a lame stage trick which causes him to bend with one's mind.

    This was my entry into the s70 gobot challenge. I honestly didn't realize that hasbro planned on repainting dirt boss until after I decided to use him as my donor figure and began looking up images of spoons for reference. This felt a little like cheating. So I picked up deadlift (dirt boss repaint), head swapped with real gear's long view and scratch built the chest. Paints are Model master enamels and finally decals are both homemade and random leftovers from store bought model kits. Here he is, Spoons.

    thanks for lookin' guys. :) 
     

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  2. Superquad7

    Superquad7 We're only human. Super Mod

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    You did a great job bringing out those sculpted details. He's been one of my favorite scouts this year, and you really did him a good service with your work :thumb 
     
  3. deliciouspeter

    deliciouspeter Back in Black TFW2005 Supporter

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    this is awesome. love these scouts and the detail in forklift mode really look great. nice work.
     
  4. SMOG

    SMOG Vocab-champion ArgueTitan

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    Fantastic. Love what you did with the mold...the new head suits him really well!

    I like the "at work" pic, with the pipes. :) 

    zmog
     
  5. Satomiblood

    Satomiblood Prototype Black

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    All of your mods make me want to pick up this mold.
     
  6. GENOZAUR

    GENOZAUR Banned

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    okay whreres the tick?

    dont yell spoon if you don't mean it asa obviouse tick homage
     
  7. The_Black_Sheep

    The_Black_Sheep Willyna...

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    Knowing hardly anything about Gobots :eek: , I had to look this guy up &, tell you what, your chestpiece/head/paintjob make HasTak's efforts look like shit... :lol  Now that's what I call an updated Spoons! :thumb 
     
  8. Glad-Destronger

    Glad-Destronger Active Member

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    ok correct me if i'm wrong but spoons was a renegade the gobots version of the decepticon faction in other words a bad guy (or in crasher's case a feminine fatale)?
     
  9. Long_Haul

    Long_Haul N*ggacon

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    You did Spoons RIGHT!!!! Applause, and a tip of the Hat to you JAck
     
  10. Rumble02

    Rumble02 Radicon of Obliticons

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    Amazing job. You did so well.
     
  11. Tom_Servo

    Tom_Servo Well-read chick magnet

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    Good ol' spoons!
     
  12. barrelks

    barrelks Captain Funtastic

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    Damn it, you are giving me flashbacks of my days working at the Home Depot. Other than bad memories, this looks amazing, nice work.
     
  13. jazz1914

    jazz1914 moonbase survivor

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    that is choice! :) 
     
  14. Ramrider

    Ramrider TF Art Lad

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    Love it. :thumb 
    I'm slowly working on one of these myself - Gobot kitbashes are WIN!
     
  15. Sideways77

    Sideways77 some garbage is okay

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    I was expecting someone to do Spoons. Well, I really like the new body. Better than the 'eye'. And the articulated head. That what makes it awesome.
     

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