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  1. godaiking's Avatar
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    Sep 29, 2012, 2:58 AM - Re: Godaiking's ESB Fett statue build #26

    Thanks guys! I changed the emblem on the chest and resized it. Positioning is a bit off from the screen used, but oh well.





    He looks pretty goofy with those droopy sleeves. Going to start work on the mannequin arms and hands and then the gaunts soon.
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    Oct 1, 2012, 11:44 AM - Re: Godaiking's ESB Fett statue build #27

    One of the better display sets around. Fett will be no exception. Great attention to detail!

    Who did the gloves on that Vader! Great looking man!
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    Dec 6, 2012, 4:54 PM - Re: Godaiking's ESB Fett statue build #28

    Been awhile since I worked on Fett, but finally getting my parts in from Mojo Fett has motivated me to start working again.

    Here's a pic of what I have so far. My fett is still on stumpy status with the lack of hands. Still need to bulk the mannequin up here and there, repostion arms, among other things.



    Does anyone know where to get nice Jetpack hooks nowadays?
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    Feb 15, 2013, 4:36 AM - Re: Godaiking's ESB Fett statue build #29

    Took a break on Fett for awhile, but I've been spending the last week working on him again. Here's what I have done:





    Still not finished fine tuning the mannequin. Also, I'm about to get a ammo belt and girth belt from my friend and pouches from Batninja. Hopefully I can dye them to a similiar color I got the suit in. Plan on getting MOW's jetpack soon too.

    Anyone have any advice about getting jetpack hooks?
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    Feb 15, 2013, 5:07 AM - Re: Godaiking's ESB Fett statue build #30

    The suit looks great so far! Keep the awesome updates coming!

    Quote godaiking said: View Post
    Anyone have any advice about getting jetpack hooks?
    Maybe home made?
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    Feb 15, 2013, 5:45 AM - Re: Godaiking's ESB Fett statue build #31

    maybe improvise with fishing hooks
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    Feb 18, 2013, 3:09 AM - Re: Godaiking's ESB Fett statue build #32

    Just got my belt today from my friend. Looks dark in this pic but it's not that really dark in person.



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    Quote RafalFett said: View Post
    The suit looks great so far! Keep the awesome updates coming!



    Maybe home made?
    I guess maybe I'll have to go that route as I don't see anyone here offering them. Oh well..

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    Quote tood2345 said: View Post
    maybe improvise with fishing hooks
    Fishing hooks?? What do you recommend using? Shark fishing hooks?? LOL
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    Feb 18, 2013, 6:17 AM - Re: Godaiking's ESB Fett statue build #33

    Well, shark fishing would explain the missing hands...

    Seriously though, the belt looks great. Everything looks fantastic. Please keep the updates coming.
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    Feb 18, 2013, 10:13 AM - Re: Godaiking's ESB Fett statue build #34

    Dat paintjob
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    Feb 19, 2013, 9:35 AM - Re: Godaiking's ESB Fett statue build #35

    Great display! The different sizes look spot on!
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    Feb 19, 2013, 10:39 AM - Re: Godaiking's ESB Fett statue build #36

    It's not very often you see a display where all the build ups have such accurate detail, hope to be where you are within the next couple of years, looks amazing
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    Feb 19, 2013, 12:16 PM - Re: Godaiking's ESB Fett statue build #37

    love this build, the armor colors are very well done. Did you make mods to the mannequin arms to style that pose?
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    Feb 19, 2013, 12:38 PM - Re: Godaiking's ESB Fett statue build #38

    The chest pieces should be closer to the collar IMO....VERY SWEET SUIT!!! (can I move into your basement?)
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    Feb 28, 2013, 2:01 AM - Re: Godaiking's ESB Fett statue build #39

    Quote terryfett said: View Post
    The chest pieces should be closer to the collar IMO....VERY SWEET SUIT!!! (can I move into your basement?)
    Still a work in progress, so I'll go back and correct that amongst other things. At this point, I'm just throwing the parts I have together. Here's what I've got so far:







    I need to change the wires in the left hand as they are a bit too stiff. Also, I'll adjust the right wrist a bit. Still working on this!
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    Feb 28, 2013, 7:18 PM - Re: Godaiking's ESB Fett statue build #40

    Spectacular. The hands look great. I like the brown stripe on the glove as well. You don't see that too often. Keep these updates coming!!
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    Mar 2, 2013, 7:55 AM - Re: Godaiking's ESB Fett statue build #41

    Quote Matty Matt said: View Post
    Spectacular. The hands look great. I like the brown stripe on the glove as well. You don't see that too often. Keep these updates coming!!
    Thanks bro! I worked on one component of the right gauntlet today. Here's a pic.

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    Mar 2, 2013, 9:18 AM - Re: Godaiking's ESB Fett statue build #42

    It looks amazing. What green did you use on the armor?
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    Mar 4, 2013, 12:09 AM - Re: Godaiking's ESB Fett statue build #43

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    It looks amazing. What green did you use on the armor?
    Thanks! All of the paint on the Fett is custom mixed by me. Here's another small update. Added gauntlet hose and hose connector.

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    Mar 7, 2013, 4:42 PM - Re: Godaiking's ESB Fett statue build #44

    Here's a pic I messed around with on Photoshop. Can't wait to get him finished!



    As you can see, I need to raise the right wrist up more (among other things!)
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    Mar 7, 2013, 8:29 PM - Re: Godaiking's ESB Fett statue build #45

    WOW! WOW~
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    Mar 7, 2013, 9:18 PM - Re: Godaiking's ESB Fett statue build #46

    the side by side looks outstanding....
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    Jan 7, 2014, 1:46 AM - Re: Godaiking's ESB Fett statue build #47

    Been awhile since I posted here. Got the Star Wars bug and started working on my statue again. Here's some latest pics:



    Still got a ways to go. Currently working on the left knee armor. Will start on the jetpack soon.
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    Jan 7, 2014, 2:18 AM - #48

    Wow man.Absolutely stellar build. Love the mannequin and pose. Very impressed
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    Jan 7, 2014, 2:21 AM - Re: Godaiking's ESB Fett statue build #49

    Quote fettpride said: View Post
    Wow man.Absolutely stellar build. Love the mannequin and pose. Very impressed
    Thanks bro. Coming from you, it's a big honor!
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    Jan 8, 2014, 2:07 AM - Re: Godaiking's ESB Fett statue build #50

    Just added the left knee armor:



    Next up: I'll probably work on the side pouches by having them securely/permanantly attached to the ammo belt.

    Still have alot of things to fix and mount, etc.

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