Minor/Repaint: WIP: Classics Astrotrain Repaint

Discussion in 'Radicons Customs' started by DavidLoPan, Oct 23, 2006.

  1. DavidLoPan

    DavidLoPan Well-Known Member

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    Started on Astrotrain finally. The main parts are done, but just need to add the details. Heres the progress so far.

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  2. Cheebs

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    Thumbs up!
     
  3. Abrogate

    Abrogate Nondescript Former Poster

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    I'll say the same thing for this that I did for Weltall's Megatron: I didnt think it needed to be improved, but man am I glad you did it!
     
  4. REDLINE

    REDLINE longer days, plz? Veteran

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    wow. yeah that baby is sweet!


    I wanna hear how well he can be transformed without paint wear... cause I might wanna paint him up anime-accurate too.


    -Andy
     
  5. Altercron

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    if only hasbro had done that....
     
  6. Gears

    Gears buh-buh-body ya Veteran

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    Man that looks sharp! I wanted to do the same thing with mine.
     
  7. Dirge121

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    any chance of alt mode pics, that thing's looking fantastic.
     
  8. Rotorstorm

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    don't know why hasbro painted him white, he was grey originally and in the toon.

    this is what should have been done in the first place
     
  9. SPLIT LIP

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  10. General Tekno

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    The original toy was both black/white OR purple/black, depending on the release.
     
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    Fantastic I was looking at mine today thinking he looked to pearly white hehehe, amazing job so far man.

    Oh your cutting board looks very G1 too btw hehehe
     
  12. timshinn73

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    Looks good so far. I like it.
     
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    That looks really nice, hopefully Hasbro will re-release the mold sometime down the line in a similar color scheme.
     
  14. Brandon

    Brandon This is important work.

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    Wow that looks really nice.
     
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  16. DavidLoPan

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    Hey thanks everyone. I'll post some alt mode pics soon but I'm digibashing some details on him before I start the final applications.

    Any suggestions on the chest wings? I was thinking of making it similar to how he originally was, but with a deeper red and matching purple. Or would that suck?
     
  17. Wreckgar

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    You already went this far being show accurate. Go all the way man.

    It looks spectacular.
     
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    Now that's Astrotrain. Very nick work.
     
  19. Ktulu

    Ktulu Whoosh TFW2005 Supporter

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    Nice work on the tiny tiny little windows. I know it isn't too hard but it takes a steady hand and more patience than I'll ever have, so kudos. Can't wait to see it finished.
     
  20. shade 0066

    shade 0066 Live Fast, Drive Faster!

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    You repaint makes me like Astrotrain.
     

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