Minor/Repaint: Restoring DOTM Ratchet

Discussion in 'Radicons Customs' started by vidmouse, Mar 7, 2018.

  1. vidmouse

    vidmouse Well-Known Member

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    I had painted and junked my DOTM Ratchet in a misguided attempt to make him into a Generations Brawn. He had his kneecaps cut off, top rack and front grill removed, head removed and gnarled, and he was painted in all black, plus some Brawny-yellow. After I got TR Brawn I decided to junk him but recently have been into movie robots so I decided to restore him as much as possible. I found most of the pieces in my junk drawer and added where I needed to. He still transforms, but as you can see some of his paint didn't completely strip away, and some of it stripped too much. I guess it looks more worn now, which is ok with me.
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  2. axl6533

    axl6533 metal forever

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    You can getaway with calling him aoe ratchet
     
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  3. shiftypenguin

    shiftypenguin Fancy-Pantsless Dancer

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    He does have a neat "battle-worn" quality about him now. Nicely done recreating him!
     
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  4. vidmouse

    vidmouse Well-Known Member

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    Made a new gun for Ratchet too, from a Star Wars pistol and random 5mm chrome piece. I figured the small size made more sense for detailed repair work.
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    The great part is that it also stores out-of-sight in vehicle mode:
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  5. setsuna

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    Looks great to me!
     
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