Minor/Repaint: Sideswipe Siege

Discussion in 'Radicons Customs' started by CaracalPrime, May 9, 2020.

  1. CaracalPrime

    CaracalPrime Well-Known Member

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    I had some white leftover from last weeks Ultra Magnus, so why not use it on this weird beige of Sideswipe, that always bothered me.
    Another bigger change was his gun. I filed the handle off the red part, cause it was clear for me to leave the guns combined, so there was no need for it anymore. Then I drilled a hole into the barrel, and added black to the red part, and red to the black, to make it really look like one piece.
     

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  2. Dachande

    Dachande Janitor. Moderator TFW2005 Supporter

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    That looks really good!
    Any rub points to be aware of?
     
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  3. JomasterII

    JomasterII The Space Consultant from Jolo

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    Nice job! Still got the weathering on the shins and feet to keep it consistent, nice. What'd you use for the panel lines BTW? Diluted paint or a marker or something like that?
     
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    Very nice and clean! I pretty much always prefer a pure bright white to an off-color white. I also like the red vein circuitry details.
     
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  5. CaracalPrime

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    No not really. Usually after clearcoating everything stays where it should be.
     
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  6. CaracalPrime

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    I use Tamiya panel line accent color. That stuff is so easy to handle, even if something goes wrong you just simply take a Q-tip, give it a little dip in thinner and rub it off again.
     
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