Finishing my JP

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    Finishing my JP

    Hey guys, figured I'd ask a quick question. I bought my JP without any thrusters, so Im using airfresheners as the "cone" part, but what type of sphere should I use for the upper "ball" part?

    I haven't had any good ideas yet...

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    BLUERAM's Avatar
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    Re: Finishing my JP

    I saw someone say they used a wood craft ball from Michael's or a similar store

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    I helped at SDCC '08 Fett Seven's Avatar
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    Re: Finishing my JP

    Here's a few photos when I made my scratch build thrusters.
    Attached Thumbnails Attached Thumbnails mixed-014-jpg   thrusters-002-jpg  

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    Re: Finishing my JP

    Yep, I used a wooden ball from a Micheals craft store. I took the WoF template sheet that has the full/complete thruster picture on it for size reference. The wooden ball that I used has a flat spot on it, which made it easier to attach the thruster cone.




    I'm currently thinking about re-doing the indented/recessed detail on the thruster ball as I've now got some great reference pics. Still trying to figure out how I'll make it though.

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