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Alloy Custom Action Figure

 
 
Custom #:44513  
Name:Alloy
Custom Type:Action Figure
Toy Series:DC Universe
Creator:philh562  
Date Added:November 20, 2012
Base Figure:Green Lantern Giant of Justice
Height:12.00 inches
Completion Time:5.00 hours
Articulation:10 points
This Alloy custom is based on Alex Ross' Kingdom Come. I love this character and realized he probably won't be made, so I took matters into my own hands. I took a 12" Hal Jordan Green Lantern, cleaned it, razor bladed TONS of hair off of his head, dremmeled his mask off, sculpted the smooth, somewhat square look of his head as well as sculpting over his facial features. I then took some apoxy fix-it and cut strips with straight edges and put them on the body where the various metal plates overlap. I kept one side straight, while pressing down the other side giving the illusion of metal plates. I created the rivets with a skewer and then I sanded. I followed the BEST metallic paint tutorial ever (big thank you to Kyle Robinson!)which you can find in this site's tutorial section. Finally I found two red, square costume jewels of appropriate sizes and used a bench grinder to turn them into hexagons. I glued them in place and Alloy came to life!

This one will be in my collection for the foreseeable future. Definitely the most fun I have ever had on a custom, and the most rewarding.


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User Comments
claytonemery - Wednesday, November 21, 2012
That's a fun figure, and unique. Alloy actually pre-dates Alex Ross, but I can't remember where the original MM mooshed together to make him. Like he's equal to Chemo, too.
philh562 - Wednesday, November 21, 2012
Thanks guys!
MuroSteve - Tuesday, November 20, 2012
AMAZING!!
NeCrollector - Tuesday, November 20, 2012
EPIC, brother! This custom is AMAAAZING!!!
Welcome to the Realm!
Nsp - Tuesday, November 20, 2012
very kewl
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