Minor/Repaint: TF: Prime Ultra Magnus (metallic version)

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  1. jicco

    jicco TF Customizer

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    This Ultra Magnus is very unique for me. The Bot mode is excellently done. The alt mode is, meh...

    Decided to go with chrome-y finishing this time (for the silver part) instead of just shinning silver. It's more reflective in real life. Chose a darker shade of red for this, as I didn't want the red to over power the chrome.

    Due to moving, I still couldn't get the best setup for photos. This will have to do for now.

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    Few alt mode pics

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  2. SG hailstorm

    SG hailstorm Thundercracker fanatic

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    Thats beautiful man! I love the metallic shimmer
     
  3. Christopher-2

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    I never had faith in this figure... until this!
     
  4. Slimaximus

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    That is BEAUTIFUL
     
  5. Switch625

    Switch625 "Up, up, and away!"

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    I just picked Magnus up yesterday and you've realized the paint scheme I had in my head. I'm so impressed with how this turned out! Fantastic job!
     
  6. SonOfNemesis

    SonOfNemesis Well-Known Member

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    I love everything about it except the yellow light marker on the legs, but I can see the G1 vibe in that.
     
  7. Kakashi

    Kakashi Well-Known Member

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    Best Magnus custom ever. I didn't notice until you painted the roof silver, but the truck cab definitely gives off a God Magnus kinda vibe.
     
  8. BLOODRAGED189

    BLOODRAGED189 Getting a job to buy TFs.

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    Pretty pretty. Shiny shiny. Love the added red.
     
  9. CodeXCDM

    CodeXCDM Well-Known Member

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    With different lighting... you'd be convinced this was a CG shot from the show itself!

    Either way... looks leagues better than the stock paint.. that's for damn sure.
     
  10. JouetCOM

    JouetCOM Autobot Officer

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    Excellent work! Yet another amazing custom!
     
  11. dremel

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    Giving him the additional red just makes this figure pop! Great job!
     
  12. seanb47

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    That is just beautiful!Love the metallic shine on him.
     
  13. UltraMagnus2008

    UltraMagnus2008 Autobot

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    Whoa..
     
  14. metal-lifter

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    DAMN! That looks phenomenal! You just made my mind up, I really want to get this fig now. Great job!
     
  15. beangrower

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    Cam I buy this from u. Cool. Awesome. Wished it came like this originally... Or wished even the takara version would look close to this. Great job
     
  16. Cheebs

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    You put forth a convincing argument that this mold might not entirely suck. hmm...
     
  17. Cheebs

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    That's the best part! I might have even taken it a step further and made the middle light orange. :) 

    I also love that he now has a red torso with a blue vest. Much better scheme.

    And I'll be danged if the alt mode doesn't look respectable now. Maybe the person who designed the lines for the long truck didn't ride in on the short bus after all.
     
  18. Transformed

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    Outstanding!
     
  19. HasTak

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    Beautiful work. Some of the pics looks like actual CG renderings.

    I was never a fan of the alt mode, but somehow that metallic paint job makes it look so much better.
     
  20. Unicron9

    Unicron9 Chaos Bringer 9

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    I squirted... Love it.
     

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