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    Oct 5, 2012, 11:52 AM - ESB knees construction/ the beans version #1

    still have a good bit to do on these, the dart launchers etc etc, think it's goin ok my-knees-1-jpg knee2-jpgknee-3-jpg
    knee-5-jpgknee-6-jpgknee-7-jpgknee-8-jpg
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    Oct 5, 2012, 12:30 PM - Re: ESB knees construction/ the beans version #2

    Nice, clean job. What are you going to do the dart launchers out of?
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    Oct 5, 2012, 12:47 PM - Re: ESB knees construction/ the beans version #3

    I was thinking about maybe getting some bobamaker launchers, then i can finish the rest of the work on these before i put some paint down on them
    , he seem to have some nice sets at an affordable price & he's only across the water from Ireland so shipping is not too much.
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    Oct 5, 2012, 1:23 PM - Re: ESB knees construction/ the beans version #4

    I meant to ask about the mounts for the knee dart launchers
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    Oct 5, 2012, 1:51 PM - Re: ESB knees construction/ the beans version #5

    same as the rest of the knees ,PVC and some bond'o/ body filler
    very sturdy material , very hard to break but a little on the heavy side, not going to be a problem for me
    as this fett is planned for a display piece
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    Oct 5, 2012, 3:46 PM - Re: ESB knees construction/ the beans version #6

    looking good!
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    Oct 8, 2012, 2:45 PM - Re: ESB knees construction/ the beans version #7

    boba-knees-9-jpg boba-knees-12-jpg boba-knees-10-jpg boba-knees-11-jpg got some more work done on these boys today
    ,can't wait to get them done , patience, patience!!!!
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    Oct 10, 2012, 8:27 AM - Re: ESB knees construction/ the beans version #8

    well done beans, i hasd seen something on using pvc, pvc is my friend as my chest armour is pvc, good to the knee's that is one of my next things.
    cheers
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    Oct 10, 2012, 9:30 AM - Re: ESB knees construction/ the beans version #9

    You're welcome RobaFett and thanks. I'll be doing an update as soon as i get my dart launchers. Can anyone recommend a good seller of aluminum dart launchers? what price would i be paying for a got accurate set?
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    Oct 18, 2012, 2:20 PM - Re: ESB knees construction/ the beans version #10

    boba-knee-13-jpg boba-knees-14-jpg boba-knees-15-jpg boba-knees-16-jpg
    bit more work done , some clean up, some more coats of primer etc etc....
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    Nov 8, 2012, 6:28 AM - Re: ESB knees construction/ the beans version #11

    knee-test-fit1-jpg test-fit-2-jpg test-fit-3-jpg test-fit-4-jpg
    Done a little test fit today
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    Nov 29, 2012, 11:40 AM - Re: ESB knees construction/ the beans version #12

    my-knees-finished-jpg finished these today, let me know what you guys think of them and the paint job
    i think the Bobamaker launchers suit them pretty good
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    Nov 29, 2012, 11:45 AM - Re: ESB knees construction/ the beans version #13

    It looks excellent and I like it! You did a great job!
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    Nov 29, 2012, 8:27 PM - Re: ESB knees construction/ the beans version #14

    awsome work man, nice skills
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    Nov 30, 2012, 9:02 AM - Re: ESB knees construction/ the beans version #15

    Thanks guys, i was a little doubtful about the paint job, i thought i over did it on the carbon scorching on the right knee, i've since buffed some
    of it out and it looks a bit better.
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    Dec 8, 2012, 8:50 AM - Re: ESB knees construction/ the beans version #16

    Nice knee darts! May I ask where you got them from?
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    Dec 8, 2012, 12:17 PM - Re: ESB knees construction/ the beans version #17

    Yeah sure ,they are from bobamaker. bobamaker

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