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Iron Man Mark 42 Custom Action Figure

 
 
Custom #:51447  
Name:Iron Man Mark 42
Custom Type:Action Figure
Toy Series:Marvel Select
Creator:Kansuke01!  
Date Added:July 4, 2013
Base Figure:Marvel Select Iron Man 3 Mark 42
Height:7.50 inches
Completion Time:2.00 hours
I bought the Marvel Select Iron Man 3 MK 42 figure. To my dismay, the low jaw of the helmet, the front shoulder panels, the top chest panel and trim were not painted. Well, I painted everything but the top chest panel. Somehow, it looked better. It’s not movie accurate, but the figure still looks great.
The paints used were all Testors Model Master Acryl: gold (panels), steel (trim), flat black (details), and flat white (repulsor).
It should be noted, that the gold on the figure matched the gold paint so no additional mixing was required.


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User Comments
TheMightyTroy - Saturday, November 23, 2013
Amazing work! Can I just confirm if 4671 is definitely the code for the gold ? I am looking to buy it to do a similar repaint but it looks different on the Testors website! thanks
Kansuke01! - Tuesday, November 26, 2013
To answer your question, it is. I had the same reaction when I saw the color on the website. But it looks different once you actually have the bottle of paint.
OneEpicAssassin - Thursday, July 25, 2013
Dude this looks SOOOO much better. Do you think you could link me to the gold paint you used? And maybe the type of brush? That'd be much appreciated. Just shoot me am Email at Mikeap095@aol. Thanks! Awesome work
Kansuke01! - Thursday, July 25, 2013
Thanks for the compliments. For the paints, I use Testors Model Master Acryl paints. The gloss gold paint is number 4671 in their catalog. I was just lucky that the gold paint matched the one used for the figure. The brushes used were sized 3/0 for the gold parts, and 10/0 for the details.
NeCrollector - Friday, July 5, 2013
Awesome repaint! Definitely brings the figure to life
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