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    Aug 26, 2011, 10:50 PM - Boba fett Post sarrlacc armor WIP #1

    alright guys ive finally gotten around to starting the post sarrlacc armor.. im building it like i think it would have looked from reading the story a barve like that.... progress will be slow but in the end it will turn out good im hoping
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    Aug 26, 2011, 10:52 PM - Re: Boba fett Post sarrlacc armor WIP #2

    ok here are some details about what the suit is going to be like... there will be no jetpack as it exploded in the sarllacc.. the back plate is going to be blown off with the jet packs accept at the corners.... the chest armor is goin to be missing chunks here and there.. there will be no left shoulder left sleeve left gauntlet or left glove.. reason is his left arm was broke and i got the implement while reading the story that his left side got more damage.. the right shoulder will be scarred up.. same for the codplate. there will be no amoo belt.. im sure the stomic acid or jet pack explosion would have cause it to get destroyed.. there will likely be only pants leg of the flight suit and one shoe will be severley cut up... there will probablly not be a cape..
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    Aug 26, 2011, 10:52 PM - Re: Boba fett Post sarrlacc armor WIP #3

    Pics, Pics, Pics. We want pics!
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    Aug 26, 2011, 10:54 PM - Re: Boba fett Post sarrlacc armor WIP #4

    ok lets get to the first progress pic



    i will paint it soon.. ive got to find a green thats close to rotj in a spraypaint can

    any and all comments are welcome good or bad..,,
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    Aug 26, 2011, 11:10 PM - Re: Boba fett Post sarrlacc armor WIP #5

    Love the idea man!

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    Aug 26, 2011, 11:22 PM - Re: Boba fett Post sarrlacc armor WIP #6

    I would suggest giving the paint a slight chemical burn look to simulate digestive acids. You know that wrinkled bubbled look you get when you use paint stripper on old funiture. But keep in mind that the sarlacc slowly digest his prey so these details would be more subtle. The green color of the armor should be faded and washed out and dulled as well. Just my own thoughts. I love the idea! This sounds fun as a project!
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  7. Aug 27, 2011, 5:31 AM - Re: Boba fett Post sarrlacc armor WIP #7

    Didn't he strip off all of his clothes and armor before climbing out of the pit? In that case, the post-sarlacc-pit wouldn't be too difficult. Just wear the helmet. And nothing more. Oh yeah

    No, but seriously, though, this is an awesome idea! And the chest armor looks good. Can't wait to see more pics!
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    Aug 27, 2011, 11:26 AM - Re: Boba fett Post sarrlacc armor WIP #8


    Something I drew a long, long time ago......

    I like to call it "Soups On"

    Maybe a little more inspiration for you!

    Maybe you could add some tentacle parts to your costume and don't forget the blood stains and scars you'll have on your body from nearly being eat alive!
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    Sep 4, 2011, 2:50 PM - Re: Boba fett Post sarrlacc armor WIP #9

    ok im having trouble finding a yelllow in a spray can that looks right... anyone know any colors that will work??
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    Sep 4, 2011, 3:12 PM - Re: Boba fett Post sarrlacc armor WIP #10

    Bahaus Gold from Krylon, or marigold from rustoleum painters touch
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    Sep 7, 2011, 6:30 PM - Re: Boba fett Post sarrlacc armor WIP #11



    hey will this yellow work... what do you guys think
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    Sep 7, 2011, 6:33 PM - Re: Boba fett Post sarrlacc armor WIP #12

    You could always claim the sarlaccs acidic fluids altered the colors hues on the armor a bit
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    Sep 7, 2011, 8:29 PM - Re: Boba fett Post sarrlacc armor WIP #13

    Cool concept. Like the damage on the armor.
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    Sep 8, 2011, 12:33 PM - Re: Boba fett Post sarrlacc armor WIP #14

    Color change due to the sarlac is a possibility, personaly i think its a little bright, mabey a little dirt to dampen the brightness? Just a thought, but would love to see some more picks, ive been following this since it first posted, keep up the good work, cant wait to see the helm!
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    Nov 24, 2011, 5:24 PM - Re: Boba fett Post sarrlacc armor WIP #15

    Any more progress on this??... I sold my supertropper and want to start a similar post sarlacc pit Fett...this thread is inspiring Mandalorian01!!
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    Nov 12, 2012, 12:27 PM - Re: Boba fett Post sarrlacc armor WIP #16

    wow its been awhile.. ive had alot goin on in the past, Wow its been a year. i will be getting back to working on the post sarlacc fett as soon as i can. which will likely be around christmas when i hve any updates. thanks for everyones patience, im looking fwd to it
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    Nov 14, 2012, 12:36 PM - Re: Boba fett Post sarrlacc armor WIP #17

    Mandalorian01- glad to hear you're getting back on this. This thread inspired me to put one together with left over pieces...I spent way to much time on the helmet, and tenacle then got in a time crunch on everything else. here's some pics- Good luck on your post!


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    Nov 28, 2012, 10:39 PM - Re: Boba fett Post sarrlacc armor WIP #18

    well ive purchased a heat gun for armor bending. and ive got bauhaus yellow krylon paint for the armor and knees.. will start painting the chest armor soon. any help on color choice on the green?
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    Nov 29, 2012, 9:42 AM - Re: Boba fett Post sarrlacc armor WIP #19

    Im subscribing to this one!! looks great
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    Dec 4, 2012, 6:26 PM - Re: Boba fett Post sarrlacc armor WIP #20

    This is the chest armor. ive began painting the ab plate any thoughts on the paint? also the color for the ab plate is bauhaus yellow.. ive compared to a shoulder bell thats sun yellow.
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    Dec 4, 2012, 6:33 PM - Re: Boba fett Post sarrlacc armor WIP #21

    sorry. maybe the pic will work this time
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    Dec 4, 2012, 7:38 PM - Re: Boba fett Post sarrlacc armor WIP #22

    That helmet ROCKS!!! love the detail in the dome!!!
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    Dec 9, 2012, 5:50 PM - Re: Boba fett Post sarrlacc armor WIP #23

    anyone have ideas as to which color green would work best in a rattle can???
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    Jan 12, 2013, 11:36 PM - Re: Boba fett Post sarrlacc armor WIP #24

    another small update. yellow on the rest of the armor. im going soon to get spruce green rattle can paint so i can finish the chest armor
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    Jan 21, 2013, 9:07 PM - Re: Boba fett Post sarrlacc armor WIP #25

    another small update, started on knees. made from 4inch pvc.

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