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Alterations Blog Update

Posted by:
Jason at 2008-05-13 1:26 am

We've got a handful of new content coming for the Alterations Blog so we'll be releasing it one day at a time. Today's featured Transformers Alterationist is Tramp. Check out his awesome completely chromed Botcon Alphatrion, custom Classics Ultramagnus trailer/transformable armor, and completely custom built Moonracer.

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The next day the Alterations Blog was updated again with this announcement.


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The day after that once again, announcement made here.

Check'm out! and enjoy all.


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Jason said,  - 2008-05-13 01:44:43
Sorry it's taken so long. Initially, I was waiting until we got the new gallery functionality up and running, but then papers/finals started taking up my attention since Botcon. There are more great alterations to come in the days ahead...
Perceptor said,  - 2008-05-13 09:45:43
Holy wow, that Alpha Trion is awesome! I've never seen the vacuum metalize effect duplicated so beautifully.
Blasten Blaster said,  - 2008-05-13 11:34:14
Me either. But is that armour eally gonna before sale U.S. stores like the picture make me think.

http://www.unicron.us/g/image/?gpath=alterations/Tramp/Ultramagnus/Ultra-Magnus-Bio-Card.jpg&size=
Jumpercliff said,  - 2008-05-13 17:53:30
Nice customs!
Tramp said,  - 2008-05-14 01:25:30
Thanks for the compliments. Actually, Alpha Trion was drybrushed using Chrome Silver over Gloss Black, then red clearcoat and a very translucent metallic violet paint was applied to the various areas. It actually started out as a Vector Prime, not the BotCon exclusive, so he still has all of the electroneics and everything (something the BotCon exclusive lacks). I had actually made it two years prior to BotCon. The only changes I made after the BotCon version came out were the new head (which is scratch-built), and painting the clear parts violet, as well as repainting Beta Maxx.

Oh, and Blaster, no, the package backs for Ultra Magnus and Alpha Trion are customs created using a combination of Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Ilustrator and Adobe InDesign. I wish that this armor would be produced by Hasbro, but that's not gonna happen.
Tramp said,  - 2008-05-14 01:36:17
Oh, and Alpha Trion's Key to Vector Sigma was also mostly scratch-built using the tip of a Cyberkey, so it actually works in his Cyberkey port to activate his electronics and any other Cyberkey features of any Transformer. .One of these days, I would like to figure out a way to build a big Vector Sigma model with lights (and possibly sounds) that can be activated by the key and/or Beta Maxx by plugging them into its base. Unfortunately, I'm not the most electronically inclined.
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