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  1. Jc27's Avatar
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    Nov 23, 2013, 7:30 PM - Looking for some painting help #1

    Ok, I am starting to finally get some more parts for my suit, and since they are smaller pieces (shin tools and the sidearm) I want to give them a shot. Are there any WIPs that have paint templates and colors for these?
  2. Nov 23, 2013, 8:23 PM - Re: Looking for some painting help #2

    Dont think there is but i think most of us use that ruddy red primer (i use krylon) and gloss clearcoat it for the side arm. Shin tools i just use any base silver and red and black for the stripes/markings on them. i mask them off with painters tape. The knife/stirrer is the same color as the ESB helmet ear.
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    Nov 23, 2013, 8:39 PM - Re: Looking for some painting help #3

    Are there templates for the shapes of the stripes and damage on the shin tools?
  4. Nov 23, 2013, 8:47 PM - Re: Looking for some painting help #4

    I dont think so. I just looked at pics for reference and used tape. They are straight lines for the most part, so its easy to do.
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    Nov 24, 2013, 2:53 AM - Re: Looking for some painting help #5

    Here are some drawings I did with all the shin tools positions on all suits ==> RafalFett's Misc Templates and Blueprints - Post #3

    I might do some stencils for the paint strips...
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    Nov 24, 2013, 4:48 AM - Re: Looking for some painting help #6

    Posted a new thread regarding the shin tool stencils here ==> All Boba Fett Shin Tools Stencils.
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    Nov 24, 2013, 8:43 AM - Looking for some painting help #7

    I'm not a pro or anything but I'm getting ready to re paint my shin tools. Jc if you desire... Send em to me and I'll paint them when I do mine. Just pay for shipping. Xmas offer lol.
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    Nov 24, 2013, 6:26 PM - Re: Looking for some painting help #8

    Thanks 22, but I'm going to give these a try. They are small and don't have a lot of paint on them so I should be ok.
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    Nov 24, 2013, 7:26 PM - Looking for some painting help #9

    Ok man just thought I'd offer
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