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    Jan 30, 2010, 9:02 PM - Correct soft part colors #1

    Just wondering what the correct colors are for the soft parts. I think the flightsuit is light grey, The vest tackle twill. Is the neck seal also tackle twill or a white cotton material? Spats and hip pouches off white or what? Also where can I pick up some tackle twill? Is it at joanns or somewhere like that? Thanks
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    Jan 30, 2010, 10:17 PM - Re: Correct soft part colors #2

    Tackle twill is not at Jo-Anns. You'll need to order it online. The neck seal is also the same tackle twill just the reverse side. It would help if you stated what kind of fett you are doing. Sounds like you want a ROTJ Fett. The ROTJ suit is the light blue ESB suit weathered with greys and tans. Check out the gallery for referance pics.
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    Jan 31, 2010, 2:29 AM - Re: Correct soft part colors #3

    the idea that the vest and neckseal are tackle twill is just a guess. No one knows what the material really is for certain. Also, tackle twill is not a color. It's just a type of fabric.
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    Jan 31, 2010, 2:51 PM - Re: Correct soft part colors #4

    Oh yea, I'm doing a ROTJ fett. Any links to where they sell the tackle twill. Also what are the correct color of the spats and pouches.Thanks
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    Jan 31, 2010, 3:04 PM - Re: Correct soft part colors #5

    Look at the pics bro. Make an educated decision, all pics have different lighting and stuff, I do not know whats proper. Pouches should be the same color as your suit though... You'll have to google for your material.
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    Feb 1, 2010, 1:48 AM - Re: Correct soft part colors #6

    Quote Copley the Fett said: View Post
    The ROTJ suit is the light blue ESB suit weathered with greys and tans.
    Reverse that.
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    Feb 1, 2010, 1:57 AM - Re: Correct soft part colors #7

    Reverse that? I don't get it... How could you possably reverse that? ESB was filmed before ROTJ.. so wouldn't the suit be the ESB suit, just altered? People have posted in this forum and I have seen pics of the inside flaps of the ROTJ suit and it shows that it is a light blue suit. It is weathered a lot.
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    Feb 1, 2010, 2:34 AM - Re: Correct soft part colors #8

    Quote Copley the Fett said: View Post
    ESB was filmed before ROTJ.. so wouldn't the suit be the ESB suit, just altered?
    No, the ESB an d the ROTJ jumpsuit are in completely different colours...
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    Feb 1, 2010, 2:56 AM - Re: Correct soft part colors #9

    Quote Copley the Fett said: View Post
    People have posted in this forum and I have seen pics of the inside flaps of the ROTJ suit and it shows that it is a light blue suit. It is weathered a lot.
    I agree. At least one of the ROTJ flight suits was a sun bleached ESB suit. It is clearly ESB blue in the unexposed areas under the vest shoulder caps. Whether all the ROTJ suits were or not is a different question. I am sure someone has the answer to this or it has been covered in a previous thread.
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    Feb 1, 2010, 2:57 AM - Re: Correct soft part colors #10

    Quote SlabFett said: View Post
    Reverse that.
    Quote Rapier2278 said: View Post
    No, the ESB an d the ROTJ jumpsuit are in completely different colours...

    Do more research on this site about the suits and you will see that it is a light blue suit that is weathered grey and tan. I'm not going to look it up for you and post a link, it was easy to find.
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    Feb 1, 2010, 2:36 PM - Re: Correct soft part colors #11

    Quote Copley the Fett said: View Post
    Do more research on this site about the suits and you will see that it is a light blue suit that is weathered grey and tan. I'm not going to look it up for you and post a link, it was easy to find.
    All I'm saying is ESB is blue. The way your statement read is that it was gray.
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    Feb 1, 2010, 2:41 PM - Re: Correct soft part colors #12

    Quote SlabFett said: View Post
    All I'm saying is ESB is blue. The way your statement read is that it was gray.
    Nah man, no offense, but you just read it wrong yourself. It is worded correctly

    I said: The ROTJ suit is the light blue ESB suit, weathered with greys and tans.
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    Feb 1, 2010, 2:45 PM - Re: Correct soft part colors #13

    Quote DarthVader1 said: View Post
    You should consider the PRO's and CON's in between both versions:

    [LIST=1][*]ESB jumpsuit has a tone of bluish color, compared to choosing a ROTJ version, which is a dyed or faded grey jumpsuit.[*]ESB belt pouches are the same color as the jumpsuit (a plus), ROTJ is a different color between a tannish brown to a "coffee" tan. Not tan or gray, but somewhere lighter than just brown.
    Just take a look at this, think you´re right-apologizes...
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    Feb 1, 2010, 2:51 PM - Re: Correct soft part colors #14

    I said I wouldn't do this, but here is a link so people can see the pictures of the MoM suit, plus there are screen shots from ROTJ that show that the suit is a base color of blue Scroll down for pics.


    http://www.thedentedhelmet.com/showt...ht=rotj%20blue
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    Feb 1, 2010, 3:02 PM - Re: Correct soft part colors #15

    And i´ve told you, that you´re right and appologized...so what´s the prob???
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    Feb 1, 2010, 3:08 PM - Re: Correct soft part colors #16

    Lmao there is no problem, I just think that people should see the thread. It's good info, the most accurate ROTJ suit should be made from light blue
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    Feb 2, 2010, 9:55 AM - Re: Correct soft part colors #17

    Folks, all this information is incredibly well documented if you simply use the search function or check the wiki. None of this is new knowledge.

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