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    Sep 27, 2009, 9:56 PM - Proper way to attach side pouches? #1

    Guys,

    Can anyone tell me how to properly attach side pouches? I tried putting them on my ammo belt but they don't look right.
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    Sep 27, 2009, 10:51 PM - Re: Proper way to attach side pouches? #2

    In some photos I have seen it looks like they are attached to part of the rope belt. Then the leather belt is over top.
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    Sep 28, 2009, 1:48 AM - Re: Proper way to attach side pouches? #3

    AFAIK the ROTJ pouches have a loop you put the ammo belt through and in ESB they are attached to the back side of the ammo belt with velcro.
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    Sep 28, 2009, 5:18 PM - Re: Proper way to attach side pouches? #4

    ^ what cr4nky said
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    Sep 28, 2009, 7:03 PM - Re: Proper way to attach side pouches? #5

    To further complicate things, I think the ROTJ style pouches might have been attached under the ammo belt, a la ESB, on the ANH Special Edition.
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    Oct 1, 2009, 6:29 PM - Re: Proper way to attach side pouches? #6

    Just add another belt under the ammo belt. You can adjust and you wont notice it. The pouches do not go on the ammo belt.
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    Oct 1, 2009, 8:19 PM - Re: Proper way to attach side pouches? #7

    I have a separate belt that the pouches are on. The belt is underneath the ammo belt and girth belt so you can't see it.
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    Nov 4, 2009, 6:12 PM - Re: Proper way to attach side pouches? #8

    Quote jwinnington said: View Post
    Just add another belt under the ammo belt. You can adjust and you wont notice it. The pouches do not go on the ammo belt.

    Well, actually they might if you're going pre-pro.
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    Nov 6, 2009, 6:17 PM - Re: Proper way to attach side pouches? #9

    Oh, on further examination I found this pic from a photoshoot that shows the pouches on the ammo belt. Further proof that there are more variations on how this suit can be worn than you can shake a stick at.

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    Nov 8, 2009, 12:15 AM - Re: Proper way to attach side pouches? #10

    Another pic of bags on the ammo belt.

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    Nov 10, 2009, 5:41 PM - Re: Proper way to attach side pouches? #11

    This thread helps. I too, was wondering this. I'll go with the hidden belt under the ammo belt method.
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    Nov 10, 2009, 5:59 PM - Re: Proper way to attach side pouches? #12

    For all things Fett, I would say you should pick the particular version of the suit you are building and do whatever is in that one.

    But by particular version, I mean 1 suit, 1 scene / exhibit / etc... because it changes basically every time it goes anywhere or does anything.

    I built mine following the Magic of Myth exhibit photos, and ignored everything else. If it wasn't in MoM, it's not on me
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    Nov 10, 2009, 6:00 PM - Re: Proper way to attach side pouches? #13

    gosh darn that sneaky boba!
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    Nov 10, 2009, 8:03 PM - Re: Proper way to attach side pouches? #14

    Man, I wish I had thought of using velcro or a hidden belt. . . I've just been screwing the pouches directly into my pelvis.






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    Nov 11, 2009, 8:47 PM - Re: Proper way to attach side pouches? #15

    Quote stormtrooperguy said: View Post

    I built mine following the Magic of Myth exhibit photos, and ignored everything else. If it wasn't in MoM, it's not on me
    That's cool. Saves on the cost of shin tools.

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