Minor/Repaint: TFP: Windcharger

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  1. spoonman

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    Been away for a bit trying to get some serious work finished so I can fill orders that have been coming in. Here is a project I did in between commissions. WINDCHARGER in TF: PRIME style! Using a TFP Cliffy, I chopped all the horns, made a "helmet" and added some paint to the legs. To make him stand apart from Cliffjumper I changed his torso a bit. I removed the false headlights and added false doors and painted the chest grey. I also added Windchargers signature rear window louver as well as painted the rest of the windows black. It's on ebay now so tell a friend!
     

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    Very clever idea!
     
  3. Strarf

    Strarf Toy Battles Reloaded TFW2005 Supporter

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    Cool
     
  4. closetrat

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    Finally, a reason to like this mold - great work! :thumb 
     
  5. Wars

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    That looks absolutely brilliant!
     
  6. Rexidus

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    Fantastic work man.
     
  7. CodeXCDM

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    Similar treatment with a different paint job will yield an "official" Tailgate for the Primeverse. After all, they used Cliff's model for the scenes where the ill-fated 'Bot was shown. Hehe.

    That said... very cool. The face bugs me (CJ's PRID looks so cranky)... but that's not a big deal I guess. Great job with such a small set of changes.
     
  8. Rexidus

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    As someone who attempted a Tailgate, this blows mine out of the water. I wish my figure had a different head and modded chest.
     
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    Great work as always bro!!!!!

    I think this mold actually looks better as Windcharger then CJ!!!
     
  10. seali_me

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    Classiscs you meant classics unless you have something else under your sleeve.

    This is waaaaaay too awesome. Want this mold now.
     
  11. deliciouspeter

    deliciouspeter Back in Black TFW2005 Supporter

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    Nice work! Glad your removed the horns on car mode.
     
  12. Rumble02

    Rumble02 Radicon of Obliticons

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    Now that's how you do a cool mod.
     
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    Wincharger LOVE!
     
  14. SMOG

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    Look what you've DONE!!

    I totally wanted to do this with Prime Cliffjumper, but I don't have the RID version yet. Glad to see it's actually workable (awkward with the FE version, since it's not a false hood on his chest). I love it! :thumb 

    Too bad there wasn't a way to incorporate the flip-out blasters from the FE version.

    zmog
     
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    thats just fantastic!

    hopefully arcee wont fall in love with him or he'll be the next minibot to die XD
     
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    Awww Man u beat me too it, this is awesome
     
  17. SMOG

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    Got any shots of him next to some other Deluxe Autobots? :) 

    zmog
     
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    Totally digging this! TFP Cliffjumper is such a great choice! This looks awesome!
    Later
     
  19. spoonman

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    Here you go! He's the only Prime figure I have but here he is with Deluxe Classics.
     

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    I remember talking about this with SMOG about modding this into that. You did this perfectly.
     

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