My Torso assembly !!!

  1. #1

    My Torso assembly !!!







    Still need to get me a LED unit and I want to wait for the backplate before I drill the holes for the connectors.

    Everything except the scalps and the cape are BM parts, which I painted myself !

    Thanks alot DAZ, for your great pieces. I get back to you soon

  2. #2
    LionsPride's Avatar
    Member Since
    Dec 2005
    From
    Indiana
    Posts
    208

    Re: My Torso assembly !!!

    Lookin good Scooby

    Love the paint and weathering

  3. #3

    Re: My Torso assembly !!!

    Looks great! It really has that weathered beaten up armor look, great job!

  4. #4
    superjedi's Avatar
    Member Since
    Jul 2003
    From
    Newport News, VA
    Posts
    4,293

    Re: My Torso assembly !!!

    Scooby, looks great!
    What method did you use to attach the armor to the vest?

  5. #5
    Muad'Dib's Avatar
    Member Since
    Jun 2003
    From
    Cookeville, TN
    Posts
    1,289

    Re: My Torso assembly !!!

    "ZOINKS! Like, lookin' real good there, Scoob!"

  6. #6
    Admin Staff webchief's Avatar
    Member Since
    Mar 2002
    From
    Massachusetts
    Posts
    4,702

    Re: My Torso assembly !!!

    Looks fantastic! Great job!

  7. #7

    Re: My Torso assembly !!!

    Thanks everyone !!

    I used velcros to attach the armor. Took me nearly a week to handsew them on, since the machine didnīt work with the padded vest. Now my fingers finally get some rest again...

  8. #8
    LionsPride's Avatar
    Member Since
    Dec 2005
    From
    Indiana
    Posts
    208

    Re: My Torso assembly !!!

    Real Scooby said:
    Thanks everyone !!

    I used velcros to attach the armor. Took me nearly a week to handsew them on, since the machine didnīt work with the padded vest. Now my fingers finally get some rest again...
    LOL, I hear ya.
    I finally found a sewing machine, my mother-in-law has an extra one, she just upgraded and is going to send her old one to us.

    My wife thinks it's hilarious when I talk on the phone to my neighbor (who does Vader) about sewing. Two grown men talking about sewing, I guess she thinks we should be talking about beer or football ::shrug::, not that we don't mind you LOL

  9. #9
    CombatBaby's Avatar
    Member Since
    Jul 2005
    From
    The miserable mill
    Posts
    2,325

    Re: My Torso assembly !!!

    Very nice job,

    what kind of armor is that?

    -=QuinN!

  10. #10

    Re: My Torso assembly !!!

    BOBAMAKER, Fiberglas

  11. #11
    CombatBaby's Avatar
    Member Since
    Jul 2005
    From
    The miserable mill
    Posts
    2,325

    Re: My Torso assembly !!!

    tight, i got a set of fiberglass armor i made, it's great. it just takes some patience to make. and fresh air, which i haven't been able to catch up on with this winter business.

    i do not like wisconsin.


    good to see pictures of his armor all painted up and set in place though.

    you did a great job, and i'm sure that posts like these are encouragign to people that are trying to get a set of fiberglass stuff from either fp or bm

    -=QuinN!

  12. #12

    Re: My Torso assembly !!!

    Nice armour, well painted.

  13. #13
    Predatormv's Avatar
    Member Since
    Nov 2002
    From
    Orlando, FL
    Posts
    2,199

    Re: My Torso assembly !!!

    Is your neck seal attached to the vest? If not you should turn it around as the real suit the neck seal opens in the front not the back. Other wise great looking suit you got so far.

  14. #14
    Tambo Fett's Avatar
    Member Since
    Mar 2003
    From
    Clarksville, TN
    Posts
    847

    Re: My Torso assembly !!!

    Scooby you have done a great job..Looking forward to seeing the completed project.

  15. #15
    I helped at SDCC '08 MandalorFett's Avatar
    Member Since
    Nov 2005
    From
    California USA
    Posts
    2,738

    Re: My Torso assembly !!!

    Wow, really nice! Great job on the weathering!

Similar Threads

  1. AT-AT And Trooper Torso Displays
    By HeadlessHunter in forum Star Wars Costumes
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: Sep 21, 2008, 10:00 AM
  2. Need 6 torso armor pieces for sci-fi short film
    By warnerbrown in forum Prop Building Workshop
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: Jan 17, 2008, 3:54 PM
  3. Half Mannequin/Torso Ideas???
    By Musical Fett in forum Prop Building Workshop
    Replies: 8
    Last Post: Jul 31, 2007, 3:57 PM
  4. male corset/slimming torso device?
    By Dav'sa Arman in forum Boba Fett Costume
    Replies: 18
    Last Post: Feb 2, 2006, 8:15 PM
  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •