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  1. redkraytdragon's Avatar
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    Jun 17, 2012, 7:02 PM - Re: Resculpting my Fett armor #176

    Thank you again for your help on that, it was (and continues to be) much appreciated
    Last edited by redkraytdragon; Jun 17, 2012 at 7:02 PM. Reason: spelling correction :P
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    Jun 17, 2012, 10:05 PM - Re: Resculpting my Fett armor #177

    I know it worked out well, its looking good...On the collar though it looks like its straight like Rafal was saying in the pics. Is it the same collar?
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    Jun 19, 2012, 4:41 AM - Re: Resculpting my Fett armor #178

    Ya it's the same collar, just need to make an adjustment on the chest pieces. I think they're angled downward too much.
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    Jun 19, 2012, 7:33 AM - Re: Resculpting my Fett armor #179

    Great call on the Magnet's, I think I'll try that approach for my Jodo.


    Paint looks top notch too.
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    Jun 21, 2012, 7:02 AM - Re: Resculpting my Fett armor #180

    Thank you much Scar
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    Jun 28, 2012, 7:57 AM - Re: Resculpting my Fett armor #181

    RKD you really amaze me, the build, the paint up, love the layered coats gave it some depth and reality, the whole rig would be proud to wear, stand tall man! huge effort and time.
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    Jun 29, 2012, 6:41 AM - Re: Resculpting my Fett armor #182

    Thanks Roba, appreciate that bro! I'm by no means an expert, but I like to think that I get by lol Your gaunts in your thread came out freakin amazing by the way...really good work my friend
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    Jul 3, 2012, 4:48 PM - Re: Resculpting my Fett armor #183

    These are excellent!
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    Jul 9, 2012, 7:04 AM - Re: Resculpting my Fett armor #184

    Thanks Larry

    Here's a few quick pics of some of my V2 knees that I recently assembled for a client. He didn't want them primed so I snapped a few shots before putting them in his box. Enjoy!





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    Jul 9, 2012, 8:03 AM - Re: Resculpting my Fett armor #185

    nice! but the black does not show it off, still looks very nice
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    Jul 9, 2012, 10:19 PM - Re: Resculpting my Fett armor #186

    Thanks RF...yeah it's hard to get some good shots of the black cause it just doesn't like light, and it's hard to show off that the V2's are actually one piece of plastic...the outer shell (as opposed to my V1's where the outer shell is three pieces)



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    Jun 23, 2013, 9:55 AM - Re: Resculpting my Fett armor #187

    Just got done reading through this. Great to see how the product in your sale thread came to be.
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    Jun 24, 2013, 2:22 AM - Re: Resculpting my Fett armor #188

    Thanks bro, appreciate it! It's a TON of work but also VERY rewarding
  14. Jul 15, 2013, 1:45 PM - Re: Resculpting my Fett armor #189

    Where did you order the magnets from? Is there a specific brand that you recommend?
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    Jul 15, 2013, 11:08 PM - Re: Resculpting my Fett armor #190

    Quote shteymetal247 said: View Post
    Where did you order the magnets from? Is there a specific brand that you recommend?
    Hi Shtey,
    I believe I ordered them from either "magnets4less.com" or "emovendo.com". You'll probably have to look through both of them a bit to find some similar ones. I'd go with 10lb'ers, should be more than enough strength to hold the plates on.
  16. Jul 18, 2013, 4:23 PM - Re: Resculpting my Fett armor #191

    Did you use a magnet for the center chest diamond?

    Thanks for all that you do Will.
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    Jul 18, 2013, 4:31 PM - Re: Resculpting my Fett armor #192

    Steve hit me up I'll send you a pic of how to do the chest diamond...with magnets
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    Aug 17, 2013, 4:40 AM - Re: Resculpting my Fett armor #193

    Quote shteymetal247 said: View Post
    Did you use a magnet for the center chest diamond?

    Thanks for all that you do Will.
    Sorry Steve, I didn't even see this till now.
    Yes sir I did (although I'm sure you've got it sorted already by now).Thanks for following brotha

    So, yeah, this just happened the other day....thanks Rafa for your awesome templates.








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    Aug 17, 2013, 10:43 AM - Re: Resculpting my Fett armor #194

    Adopt Adapt improve. Great to see an already great maker up his game.
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    Aug 17, 2013, 1:42 PM - Re: Resculpting my Fett armor #195

    Quote thebeans said: View Post
    Adopt Adapt improve. Great to see an already great maker up his game.
    So true! It is an excellent feeling when you see that someone (in this case our very talented RKD, or Will) materializes your 2D work into a 3D piece.

    Keep up the already great work!
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    Aug 17, 2013, 3:10 PM - Re: Resculpting my Fett armor #196

    Thanks guys, appreciate the kind words
    That was one of the pieces that had been bugging me for quite some time and I was glad to get rid of the old mold and replace it with the new one on the shelf!
    I do have plans to remake the entire kit (albeit a bit smaller) using Rafa's awesome (and accurate) templates. Stay tuned!
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    Aug 18, 2013, 4:01 AM - Re: Resculpting my Fett armor #197

    Quote redkraytdragon said: View Post
    Thanks guys, appreciate the kind words
    That was one of the pieces that had been bugging me for quite some time and I was glad to get rid of the old mold and replace it with the new one on the shelf!
    I do have plans to remake the entire kit (albeit a bit smaller) using Rafa's awesome (and accurate) templates. Stay tuned!
    What Will want to say about my armor templates being a bit smaller, is the fact that I realized that some of my measurements were off, so I reduced all the armor parts (except the back plate and the knees) with around 3%, this way my templates are now in WoF's medium range. The templates will be updated as soon I will finish the knee parts break down too (I already have the cod plate 90% done).

    Thanks again Will for the nice comments!
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    Aug 18, 2013, 4:43 AM - Re: Resculpting my Fett armor #198

    Actually what I meant was that the new V3 set will be smaller than my current V2 stuff, sorry about the confusion. Either way, WOF medium range is EXACTLY what I'm aiming for with this. Thanks again Raf!
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    Aug 21, 2013, 10:35 PM - Re: Resculpting my Fett armor #199

    Can't wait to see it........
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    Sep 27, 2013, 12:12 PM - Re: Resculpting my Fett armor #200

    Wow...this is mad impressive! I will be asking for all sorts of advice once I get my kit from you and start my 1st build. Thanks for sharing!!!

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