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  1. soilman's Avatar
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    Nov 12, 2004, 11:32 PM - latest pix of armor #1

    I got a bit more done on the armor. It needs to be blackened and decals and LED put inbut getting there.





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    Nov 13, 2004, 10:34 PM - Re: latest pix of armor #2

    Yea!

    Good job man.

    Keep it up. The yellow stands out a bit. I would add some dirt blemishes.

    Either way it rocks!

    Superb craftsmanship!
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    Nov 14, 2004, 10:17 AM - Re: latest pix of armor #3

    Good job, just tone down the yellow.
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    Nov 14, 2004, 9:48 PM - Re: latest pix of armor #4

    Yeah the yellow is a bit bold. I will get a finer brush and touch up with the chrome, then I will dirty it up once I get the sticker on it. then black wash and dull coat.

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    Nov 15, 2004, 4:51 PM - Re: latest pix of armor #5

    Leave it out in the rain for a few days. Is that Sintra? How did you do the dents? Looks nice.


    soilman wrote:

    Yeah the yellow is a bit bold. I will get a finer brush and touch up with the chrome, then I will dirty it up once I get the sticker on it. then black wash and dull coat.

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    Nov 15, 2004, 9:29 PM - Re: latest pix of armor #6

    it is sintra like material different brand. I made the dents by boiling water in a big pot, laying the armor in water for a few seconds, then while wearing gloves I took a big Marble, and a CO2 cart. and pressed into the armor with all my might. then I reheated it a little and smoothed out rough spots with my fingers, While wearing gloves I used leather gloves. and then quickly put it into cold water. Worked slick.

    I have not gotten to making my back armor yet though because I need an extra set of hands.

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    Nov 16, 2004, 2:05 PM - Re: latest pix of armor #7

    Is that Jodo_Kast armor or his templates? 'Cause that armor looks familiar! Nice job on the painting and denting man!
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    Nov 17, 2004, 7:18 AM - Re: latest pix of armor #8

    I used the templates.
    They worked out real well

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