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    Apr 14, 2011, 6:01 AM - Complete Boba Costume #1

    Hello all,
    I joined a few months ago but due to unexpected deployments and work I haven't been able to get on here very much. While I was in Las Vegas I got myself a Boba Fett tattoo and it inspired me to start looking for the cosutme. I'll be deploying here soon and I'll be coming back with a good chunk of money and I'm just wondering what would be the best way to go about getting the complete costume? I'd no good with painting and such so I'd be looking to buy a ready to wear set. Would it be better to just go piece by piece or find a place that will just sell me the whole sha-bang?

    thanks for any help
  2. Apr 14, 2011, 6:39 AM - Re: Complete Boba Costume #2

    Well you can either watch the cargo hold when you get back because people will occasionally list their whole suit or you can buy large portions of the kit. I would suggest getting it piece by piece however and commissioning the paintwork if you don't feel comfortable doing it yourself. How accurate and detailed would you want it to be?

    Also, stay safe during your deployment.
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    Apr 14, 2011, 8:37 AM - Re: Complete Boba Costume #3

    I'd like to get a costume that's pretty spot on accurate
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    Apr 14, 2011, 3:02 PM - Re: Complete Boba Costume #4

    Wow tall order friend. u might want to be,more specific.

    1 which version fett
    2 ur height/weight
    3 est budget

    Are u gonna want stuff shipped to germany? If u are on this side of the pond theres fewer,.although still some very talented builders and painters.

    Stay safe on deployment.

    Nate
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    Apr 15, 2011, 1:32 PM - Re: Complete Boba Costume #5

    I want to go with a ROTJ version, I'm 5'9" about 190lbs, and I was hoping i could find something around $3000 but I'm new to the Fett costuming. I got a quote from Bobamaker I believe and he was saying around $5000. I dont have to have the costume right away, I'll probably be going back stateside mid next year.
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    Apr 15, 2011, 3:38 PM - Re: Complete Boba Costume #6

    3000 is a very reasonable and pretty gd budget for a fett mate. U will get lots of interest
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    Apr 23, 2011, 11:11 AM - Re: Complete Boba Costume #7

    In no hurry to buy but if anyone knows of a full set out there that's 501st membership quality, I'm looking to buy
  8. May 10, 2011, 1:46 AM - Re: Complete Boba Costume #8

    to tag along on this whats a set of painted armor plates run? front back sholder and knee
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    May 10, 2011, 7:13 AM - Re: Complete Boba Costume #9

    For the right price, I could be convinced....
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    May 10, 2011, 2:03 PM - Re: Complete Boba Costume #10

    Lucksy31 said: View Post
    For the right price, I could be convinced....
    Don't listen to him. He loves his too much.
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    May 11, 2011, 2:51 AM - Re: Complete Boba Costume #11

    i was gonna say, whats aboutn the right price?
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    May 11, 2011, 6:50 AM - Re: Complete Boba Costume #12

    Boomer Fett said: View Post
    Don't listen to him. He loves his too much.
    That's true boomer, but for say $5k, i'd have it delivered to your door with a bow tie... Half the fun was building it!!
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    May 14, 2011, 6:49 PM - Re: Complete Boba Costume #13

    Lucksy31 said: View Post
    That's true boomer, but for say $5k, i'd have it delivered to your door with a bow tie... Half the fun was building it!!
    I'd love to put one together but it would be the painting that holds me back, dont have very good skills in that area

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