Heavy/Scratch: Classics Voyager Shockwave

Discussion in 'Radicons Customs' started by Grandum, Oct 21, 2011.

  1. Grandum

    Grandum Well-Known Member

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    Right, so I've never dared venture into the land of customizing because...well..frankly it just seems so friggin hard :-(

    But my collection needs a classics shockwave and I was bored a few nights ago and well...here's the result so far:

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    The head is still a work in progress, but it's a start at least, right?

    Comments/suggestions appreciated.
     

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  2. Joey_Santana

    Joey_Santana Shockwave fanboy

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    Well I consider it a kick ass start!
    Great skills you have my bro. Show us more!
     
  3. Grandum

    Grandum Well-Known Member

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    Thanks for the encouragement, I'll keep you posted.
     
  4. Rexidus

    Rexidus Autobot

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    Fantastic man. That screams Shockwave.
     
  5. Megatron31

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    agreed with the above that is an awesome shockwave head
     
  6. spoonman

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    Dude, that's perfect!
     
  7. Buzby74

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    really impressive
     
  8. Quantum25

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    Fantastic job so far, and if his head is any indication, you're going to have a awesome Shockwave on your hands.
    Can't wait.:thumb 
     
  9. Superquad7

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    This head looks fantastic.
     
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  11. Nyarlahotep

    Nyarlahotep Radicon Scourge

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    more please!
     
  12. autobot prowl

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    PERFECT looking Shockwave head! What body are you going to use or are you starting one from scratch?
     
  13. Grandum

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    Wow, thanx guys for all the positive feedback - really means alot to me, especially coming from highly skilled customizers as yourselves.

    I will be making it all from scratch I think, I've started work on the torso, but am far from done.

    I have a really clear image in my head of what I want the finished Shockwave to look like and how I want it as far as articulation goes and finding shockwave parts in Voyager scale that will enable it to transform the way I want it to seems to be harder than I thought - I have been looking at the Megatron mold, but nah - I'm too picky to use that...but you never know - I guess I'll have to see as the project progresses.

    Unfortunatly I have a very demanding job so I will only be able to work on the project on weekends so it might take a week or 2 before I'm able to give you a new update, but I will do my best to give you updates as soon as I can.

    Again, thank you for all your support.
     
  14. Todd Hakusho

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    I approve :O!
     
  15. soymonk

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    This is definitely off to a great start.
     
  16. javaco

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    whats this made of?

    its frisking amazing!
     
  17. dkr7

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    Looks amazing!

    i was planning to try this and print it on shapeways. My design was the IDW style head and had a neck piece that the head goes into like a revoltech head. I planned on using it on either the darkmount mold or a modified cyclonus but stopped collecting classics decepticons in favor of going for a MP con display. Might try to upscale the design and customize my KO G1 shockwave if i can find some legs for it.
     
  18. UltraMagnus2008

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    This is your first time using styrene? Wow! Can't wait to see more :) 
     
  19. simonatmac

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  20. Rotorstorm

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    That looks great, are you sure you've never used styrene before? If so you've definitely got a knack for it.