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    May 30, 2009, 4:24 AM - Correct Back armor shaping #1

    Ive took a look around the internet and Ive tried a few searches here and I cant find a good example of the shape of the back plate for the armor. I have the templates and have cut them out of sintra, shaped to the best degree I can but I still think Im missing the overall shape of the piece. I was just wondering if anyone had a few good pics of it.
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    May 30, 2009, 10:16 AM - Re: Correct Back armor shaping #2

  3. May 30, 2009, 3:41 PM - Re: Correct Back armor shaping #3

    i've been realy having trouble forming the back plate to.Doing mine in 1/8th inch(3mm) thick aliuminium.
    In the end i've decided to make a cast of my back to work from as it's far to difficult to see if its ok and hold it in place at the same time.
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    May 31, 2009, 3:14 AM - Re: Correct Back armor shaping #4

    thanks for the pic spawnfreak, it helped me get the shoulders into the right place. If anyone has a side picture, showing the arch of the plate, it would be much appreciated
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    Jun 13, 2009, 5:26 PM - Re: Correct Back armor shaping #5

    Has anyone used the trashcan method for this? If so, what cans have you used?

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