Scratch build JP start

  1. #1

    Scratch build JP start

    Hey!

    Here's the first pic from our (Myself and KahunaFett )scratch build jet pack made from Wizard's blueprints. The taller missile is made of cardboard, while the smaller is bond paper. The smaller should be the correct scale (86% of WoF's drawing) for a 15" wide JP. This puts the missile base disc at a diameter of 3.5 inches.
    We're now attempting to cut parts from sheet styrene... more to come.

    Shinobi
    Attached Thumbnails Attached Thumbnails 2_missiles-jpg  

  2. #2
    propsculptor's Avatar
    Member Since
    Oct 2003
    From
    Southern California
    Posts
    322

    Re: Scratch build JP start

    Great Job!!

    Wizard deserves some special kind of recognition
    for offering all those great blueprints for Free!!

  3. #3
    Geo's Avatar
    Member Since
    Aug 2003
    From
    St. Louis, Missouri
    Posts
    1,011

    Re: Scratch build JP start

    Nice job! Can't wait to see the end result!

    Geo

  4. #4

    Re: Scratch build JP start

    Oops! Admins, could you move this to the JP section... D'oh!

  5. #5
    cal196's Avatar
    Member Since
    Aug 2004
    From
    Earth
    Posts
    2,617

    Re: Scratch build JP start

    Cardboard????? How? I thought for sure it was vacc'ed plastic. That is great.

  6. #6
    Prymer13's Avatar
    Member Since
    Apr 2003
    From
    VIRGINIA BEACH...VA
    Posts
    1,090

    Re: Scratch build JP start

    That looks awesome! What a great start!

    I think what throws you is that when most of us think about cardboard we think CORRUGATED cardboard (box-type), this appears to be the thinner-based, like what they use for garment gift boxes, etc...

  7. #7

    Re: Scratch build JP start

    That looks Great!! Excellent job!

    Alan

Similar Threads

  1. Budget Scratch Build
    By madmanmoe64 in forum Boba Fett Helmet
    Replies: 68
    Last Post: Sep 4, 2010, 10:53 AM
  2. Question: scratch build...
    By slimguy379 in forum Boba Fett Helmet
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: Mar 17, 2009, 6:46 PM
  3. scratch build
    By slimguy379 in forum Jango Fett Costume
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: Feb 12, 2009, 8:57 AM
  4. Scratch build or buy?
    By tooclonecrazy in forum Boba Fett Helmet
    Replies: 7
    Last Post: Sep 27, 2007, 1:25 PM
  5. A few questions to start from scratch.
    By RedFilter in forum Prop Building Workshop
    Replies: 10
    Last Post: Feb 7, 2007, 3:22 PM
  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •