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The Shadow Drome By Dark Horse
GI Joe: Jay Cochran - 2011.08.14
This week's TNI Cool Custom is of a Shadow Drome playset based on the Red Shadows from Action Force. The custom was done by Dark Horse. Here is how DH describes the making of this playset:

"I sold my Flagg and mint TD a few months ago and was left with my second TD that had been sitting in a corner gathering dust and fungus for four years. I joked with my friend that I would customise it, then thought realistically, why not?

I took it apart and washed it in the shower first. Couldn't believe it actually had fungus starting to form on the insides!

Some inside sections of the main upper section were smashed, so I had to brace and repair those. Everything was sprayed and clear coated seperately, and I replaced the gun caps with pipe reducers and LED holders. I cut out a shape of ABS plastic for the logo and sculpted the skull and crossbones. Then I cast 8 of them (I was a dumbass and realised after I only needed 6). I sprayed all the moving parts with silicone spray so they all function perfectly and like a new toy.

Then I added some customs stickers, got a 25th Firebat, and finished the job."

Click here if you would like to submit your own custom figure(s) to be displayed on TNI, then be sure to check out our Custom Forum section, where you can talk and show off your work among other customizers.

Find it @  Big Bad Toy Store - Ebay


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