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Figure Rescued!

Post by psybertech on Fri Jun 12, 2015 12:37 am

OK... So this is a Luke Farmboy I picked up a little while ago......

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It was completely repainted with a toothpick stuck up his arm.... Sad
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So I took a liitle time and Windex (glass cleaner), and let it soak and then ran some water over it and voila.......... the true figure is revealed!
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And here is the side-by-side result.......
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So... what is it? tongue
Mr Luke SKywalker, Meccano! Smile

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Re: Figure Rescued!

Post by General Kahn on Fri Jun 12, 2015 8:07 pm

Nicely done chief! Did you ever seen the one Pat had that had been repainted, must be something about that figure!
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Re: Figure Rescued!

Post by Dr Dengar on Fri Jun 12, 2015 8:27 pm

Nice work, Jay! Very Happy

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Re: Figure Rescued!

Post by hellhippie on Fri Dec 04, 2015 11:35 am

looks good yay
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Re: Figure Rescued!

Post by From4-LOMtoZuckuss on Fri Dec 11, 2015 9:28 pm

Very Nice! Luke Redeemed!
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Re: Figure Rescued!

Post by Commander Clint on Fri Dec 11, 2015 9:37 pm

Guys, Jay is on sick leave for the time being. Hopefully he will be back soon and will be willing to chat with you, about his rescued figure. Very Happy
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Re: Figure Rescued!

Post by arohk on Sat Dec 12, 2015 5:31 am

wow very cool I did not know windex could do that
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Re: Figure Rescued!

Post by ChristianC on Sun Dec 13, 2015 9:47 am

Nice job Jay! And what a find in the end haha!
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Re: Figure Rescued!

Post by AussieFortuna on Sat Dec 19, 2015 11:52 am

Really nice work mate, has a lot more charm now than it did before, cheers
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Re: Figure Rescued!

Post by Darth_June on Sat Dec 19, 2015 8:08 pm

Great job Jay, definitely looks much better. To me I don't really mind beaters (especially a blank raised bar Luke Wink it adds character to the figure and let's you know someone really enjoyed it. Or maybe it was Sid's toy lol (only if you watched toy story) ha.
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Re: Figure Rescued!

Post by tongshen88 on Sun Jan 24, 2016 1:51 am

Cool I didn't know windex would do that. Gotta take a note right now ...
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Re: Figure Rescued!

Post by Paul Armory on Sun Jan 24, 2016 3:30 pm

Fantastic work! Thank God it was water based paint whew
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