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    Jun 20, 2010, 12:16 AM - Like to make aluminium boba fett armour #1

    Hi guys,been looking at this site for awhile,this my first post.Like to build Boba Fett suit or get parts made out of aluminium.I got a helmet already made of aluminium cast jango from brian,a great hemet & it was his last one.Now I like make a armour,already have templet for Boba,just need advise before I get things rolling & has anyone built any aluminium armor with sucess,I'm from Australia willing to learn more,please.
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    Jun 20, 2010, 2:54 AM - Re: Like to make aluminium boba fett armour #2

    If you wanna have someone make the amor and guants for you, Wickedbeard makes really nice alum stuff and i just ordered from him last month, he is a very nice guy hope it helps,mate...
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    Jun 20, 2010, 9:07 AM - Re: Like to make aluminium boba fett armour #3

    That's great! I better PM Wickbeard about his expertease,speacially I haven't done any tig welding on aluminium before,cheers from down under.
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    Jun 21, 2010, 10:08 PM - Re: Like to make aluminium boba fett armour #4

    How sturdy is the aluminum armor vs. fiberglass or pastic?
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    Jun 22, 2010, 4:34 AM - Re: Like to make aluminium boba fett armour #5

    Aluminum is stronger & heavier than fibreglass & ABS plastic,also tricky to play with.Fibreglass is also strong & light,but not flexible as ABS ,which can easily form to shape when heated.Theirs more ABS costumes now,out there.

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