Minor/Repaint: Universe wheeljack

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  1. Mega-Prime 316

    Mega-Prime 316 Well-Known Member

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    I finally finished my Wheeljack! I started him way before Christmas and put the last touch on him today.:D 



    The decals are from Repolables and are the original G1 set.



    Thanks for looking and C&Cs are welcomed!
     

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  2. plowking

    plowking I'm with ErechOveraker. Veteran

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    Beautiful work!! :thumb 
     
  3. JazzEd

    JazzEd Truckasaurus!

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    This is great work! The paint and stickers came out clean. What is that shoulder cannon from? And one small thing. I know you said you were done but are there any plans for some wings?
     
  4. Kouri

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    If one doesn't mind messing with balljoints:

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    One can get some nifty door-wings that don't require part-forming. =3
     
  5. kalron

    kalron Technician/Sculptor

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    Sunstreaker/Sideswipe mold is so versatile. Nice job here, paint apps and Repostickers are well done!
     
  6. Bumblebee92

    Bumblebee92 Wheeljack Fan

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    very good job i like it
     
  7. Mega-Prime 316

    Mega-Prime 316 Well-Known Member

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    Thanks guys, glad you like it!!
    The shoulder cannon is Classic Hotrod's cannon. I sawed off the flame exhaust and glued a missle from a fighter jet model on, and added a longer peg to place in shoulder "hole". Hmmm wings you say?? Hmmmm just when you thought it was safe to go back to your work table!!!
     
  8. Omega Magnus

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    Awesome job man. The G1 reprolabels fit it nicely.
     
  9. Solrac333

    Solrac333 G1 got it right!

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    Damn that looks good!
     
  10. thyvipera

    thyvipera ThyVipera

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    beautiful work, what are you displaying these pieces or art on? the background looks awesome
     
  11. TCracker

    TCracker おもちゃは今とても暑いです

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    Absolutely beautiful
     
  12. REDLINE

    REDLINE longer days, plz? Veteran

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    looks really nice.
     
  13. Mega-Prime 316

    Mega-Prime 316 Well-Known Member

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    The background is simple. I saved the cardboard insert from a universe larger box and carefully removed the plastic "form holders" and now I have the background. :) 

    Thanks for the compliments guys! Happy you liked it!
     
  14. mattarmstrong

    mattarmstrong Well-Known Member

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    this is amazing this is what has/tak should do for an offical release totally awesome
     
  15. simplygriff

    simplygriff µ - Elitist Dick

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    Nice! Where'd you get the head?
    -G
     
  16. Boggs6ft7

    Boggs6ft7 TFW2005 Supporter

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    Awesome work, that mold works well for Wheeljack.

    Something that looks weird to me though is the sticker on top of the car. On G1 Wheeljack, it follows the contours of the top of the car, but on the sunstreaker mold, that isn't possible. I can't say it would look better if it did follow the contour, it just sticks out to me.

    But that is minor, everything else about him looks great.
     
  17. Nemesis Predaking

    Nemesis Predaking Offical Enforcer WTF@TFW Veteran

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    YES, more love for WJ !!!!
    Why can't Hasbro do this ???

    Sweet job, man.
     
  18. Mega-Prime 316

    Mega-Prime 316 Well-Known Member

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    The head is a Cybertron Downshift head or you could use Big Daddy as well! :) 

    Thanks again guys! :D 
     
  19. G1Wheeljack

    G1Wheeljack Well-Known Member

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    Nice, I'm planning on doing one of these soon. Could you maybe do a tutorial of how to attatch the head to the body?
     
  20. kamtimus_prime

    kamtimus_prime Radicon Visionary

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    This is awesome work. If you decide to add the wings it would really set him off
     

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