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  1. Gator Fett's Avatar
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    Aug 22, 2005, 10:58 AM - ASW vs. MOM Gauntlet Paint Job #1

    IIRC one set was stunt and one was hero. Which one was which?
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    Aug 22, 2005, 2:12 PM - Re: ASW vs. MOM Gauntlet Paint Job #2

    Anyone?
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    Aug 22, 2005, 2:16 PM - Re: ASW vs. MOM Gauntlet Paint Job #3

    Someone correct me if I'm way off here, but I believe the set that shows the "gold" weathering on the right gaunt is the stunt.
    For the left gaunt, I think the stunt is the one with a big chunk broken off just below/in front of the calc pad.
    Eric
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    Aug 22, 2005, 3:32 PM - Re: ASW vs. MOM Gauntlet Paint Job #4

    So I think AoSW is stunt?
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    Aug 22, 2005, 3:34 PM - Re: ASW vs. MOM Gauntlet Paint Job #5

    Thanks guys.
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    Aug 22, 2005, 4:39 PM - Re: ASW vs. MOM Gauntlet Paint Job #6

    I always thought MoM was the hero. Heck, I would still go wiht MoM because its the most comprehensive to date !
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    Aug 22, 2005, 5:05 PM - Re: ASW vs. MOM Gauntlet Paint Job #7

    the MoM are hero imo, as the AOSW have indeed the kind of gold weathering on the right gaunt, are totally messed up on the right side of the left gaunt, and overall don't have the tiny detailed scratches on them...

    and the kind of grey dust on the stunt's from Aosw..
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    Aug 22, 2005, 5:21 PM - Re: ASW vs. MOM Gauntlet Paint Job #8

    Not to throw the discussion for a loop, but I don't believe the AoSW or MoM gauntlets are the "hero" gauntlets- at least not the right gaunt.

    Pics to follow!
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    Aug 23, 2005, 6:38 AM - Re: ASW vs. MOM Gauntlet Paint Job #9

    So ....

    AoSW
    Right - Stunt (Gold Weathering)
    Left - Stunt (Broken on right side)

    MoM
    Right - Stunt
    Left - Hero?

    Help me tylerdurden ... your my only hope.
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    Aug 23, 2005, 6:50 AM - Re: ASW vs. MOM Gauntlet Paint Job #10

    I'm curious 2!
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    Aug 23, 2005, 7:42 AM - Re: ASW vs. MOM Gauntlet Paint Job #11

    Joe Johnson mentions having to throw some of Fett's parts away becuase they where messed up. Could these pieces have been broken and scraped?
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    Aug 23, 2005, 10:59 AM - Re: ASW vs. MOM Gauntlet Paint Job #12

    Doh! I spent the better part of the evening researching the Jedi gauntlets with a friend, and by the time we finished, I was spent.

    First, I'm hesitant to label the gauntlets "hero" or "stunt." Generally "stunt" pieces are of lower quality or finishing work than the "hero," and I don't see any delineation in quality among the gauntlets we see on exhibit.

    Anyway, It's going to take a little time to sort out decent quality images, but in the mean time, the AOSW Left gauntlet is the primary gauntlet used in both the US and UK Jedi filming locations and in publicity stills.
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    Aug 23, 2005, 11:03 AM - Re: ASW vs. MOM Gauntlet Paint Job #13

    Quote cal196 said:
    Joe Johnson mentions having to throw some of Fett's parts away becuase they where messed up. Could these pieces have been broken and scraped?
    The majority of Fett's parts on tour are screen-used; it's the amount of screen time that varies.
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    Aug 23, 2005, 1:33 PM - Re: ASW vs. MOM Gauntlet Paint Job #14

    Thanks tylerdurden. Take a break and have a beer.

    Updated terms ...

    AoSW
    Right - Secondary (Gold Weathering) ?
    Left - Primary Filming & Publicity (Broken on right side)

    MoM
    Right - Secondary ?
    Left - Secondary ?
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    Aug 23, 2005, 1:36 PM - Re: ASW vs. MOM Gauntlet Paint Job #15

    I think this is one of them things that summons up more questions instead of anwsers...
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    Aug 23, 2005, 1:40 PM - Re: ASW vs. MOM Gauntlet Paint Job #16

    Quote R_boba_fett said:
    I think this is one of them things that summons up more questions instead of anwsers...
    Yea ... but what do you expect when building a Fett Suit.
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    Aug 23, 2005, 2:54 PM - Re: ASW vs. MOM Gauntlet Paint Job #17

    all 2 true...
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    Aug 24, 2005, 11:22 AM - Re: ASW vs. MOM Gauntlet Paint Job #18

    The AOSW right gauntlet is used in the scenes where Fett is standing on the Skiff, roping Luke. Note: it is not the same gauntlet used when he falls on the skiff floor.

    *Credit to Brak's Buddy for creating the comparison image*
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    Aug 24, 2005, 11:36 AM - Re: ASW vs. MOM Gauntlet Paint Job #19

    Quote tylerdurden said:
    The AOSW right gauntlet is used in the scenes where Fett is standing on the Skiff, roping Luke. Note: it is not the same gauntlet used when he falls on the skiff floor.

    *Credit to Brak's Buddy for creating the comparison image*
    Thanks tylerdurden & Brak's Buddy.

    Now ... more questions than answers.

    Which gauntlet was used when he falls on the skiff floor? MoM? Another gauntlet?

    Would the AoSW Right Gauntlet be considered the "primary" RoTJ gauntlet? One scene can be matched, but was it used in others?
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    Aug 24, 2005, 1:17 PM - Re: ASW vs. MOM Gauntlet Paint Job #20

    Quote Gator Fett said:
    Which gauntlet was used when he falls on the skiff floor? MoM? Another gauntlet?
    We don't really see much of the "fall down" gauntlet, but we do see enough to be fairly confident that it is neither the MoM or AoSW right gauntlet.

    Would the AoSW Right Gauntlet be considered the "primary" RoTJ gauntlet? One scene can be matched, but was it used in others?
    Personally, I'd say the AOSW right gauntlet is not the "primary" ROTJ, but it's certainly debatable. Another gauntlet, which is not on exhibit, appears throughout the Jabba's palace scenes and in promotional stills. So, I lean toward that gauntlet being primary, but again, it's debatable.

    There are few Buttercup Valley/Yuma scences detailed enough to positively ID the gauntlets, so at the moment, it's tough to say where else they might pop up.
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    Aug 24, 2005, 1:49 PM - Re: ASW vs. MOM Gauntlet Paint Job #21

    Updated tally, but still up for debate.

    AoSW
    Right (Gold Weathering) - Secondary - Screen Used
    Left (Broken on right side) - Primary - Screen Used & Publicity

    MoM
    Right - Secondary - Not Screen Used, No Publicity Photos ?
    Left - Secondary - Not Screen Used, No Publicity Photos ?

    Non-Exibit
    Right - Primary - Screen Used & Publicity
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    Aug 24, 2005, 5:23 PM - Re: ASW vs. MOM Gauntlet Paint Job #22

    the gloves in that compae pic look awfully dark to be the light grey ones we see in the AoSW and MoM... or am I being anoying here...?
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    Aug 24, 2005, 5:32 PM - Re: ASW vs. MOM Gauntlet Paint Job #23

    Quote R_boba_fett said:
    the gloves in that compae pic look awfully dark to be the light grey ones we see in the AoSW and MoM... or am I being anoying here...?
    Well, I've proposed for quite some time that the gloves and jumpsuit you see at MoM are signficantly lighter than they were during filming, with laundering and general color/dye fading being the main culprit.

    I think the ROTJ gloves were only maybe 1 or 2 shades lighter than the ESB gloves simply due to time and fading in the desert sun.
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    Aug 25, 2005, 6:47 AM - Re: ASW vs. MOM Gauntlet Paint Job #24

    I know that this is a total newbie question, and has been gone over probably a zillion times... but what the heck is ASW and MOM? I am still learning some of my anagrams and initials.
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    Aug 25, 2005, 7:22 AM - Re: ASW vs. MOM Gauntlet Paint Job #25

    ASW is the Art of Star Wars exibit and MoM is the Magic of the Myth exibit.
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