Fighting Soldiers from the Sky...

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Fighting Soldiers from the Sky...

Postby Wowboy on Thu Apr 12, 2007 5:06 pm

...Fearless Men Who Jump and Die,
Men Who Mean, Just What They Say,
The Brave Men of The Green Beret.

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Needless to say, this custom is inspired from the old John Wayne movie, "The Green Berets" I used the BBI head that resembled John Wayne, and tried to paint a decent likeness. It's not perfect, but Its a good enough homage for my collection.

Now I just need a code name to integrate him into my Joeverse...

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Parts Used:
Head, Beret - BBI
Torso, Waist - Dart
Arms - Duke
Legs - Crosshair
Rifle - Comic Pack M-16
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Postby chad_ghost on Thu Apr 12, 2007 8:13 pm

Aside from the head looking a little small, it's great! The paint looks fantastic. I am stuck on a name, since Duke is already taken.

Also, great work on the torso.
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Postby RevSears on Thu Apr 12, 2007 9:21 pm

didn't i just comment on this? lol. Again great custom looks good and keep him coming. As a said the only thing that i would even think about changing, is maybe the glove color.
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Postby MacGyver on Fri Apr 13, 2007 7:46 am

That looks great...I can see a likeness, and I'm not a huge John Wayne fan! lol..yeah, too bad Duke's taken...Would one of THE Duke's character names work?
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