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  1. High Speed Low Drag Fett 4 Real's Avatar
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    Aug 28, 2011, 11:48 AM - Scratch built 3/4 Scale Jetpack #1

    So I figured its about time I stopped building and post up a few pics of what Ive been working on. Its a WOF based 3/4 scaled jetpack. Started building it for my wife, but it seems like a few people may be interested in one of their own so might be getting it cast to be available for other females and Kids alike. Tell me what u think its maybe 60% done....Im VERY picky so it may look far along but I want to get it pretty close to the Boba pack, even though its scaled down.

    It all started with 8 big for sale signs

















    Here is what its looking like right now....its getting there....
  2. Aug 28, 2011, 12:21 PM - Re: Scratch built 3/4 Scale Jetpack #2

    Looks pretty good bro!
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    Aug 28, 2011, 12:40 PM - Re: Scratch built 3/4 Scale Jetpack #3

    Its coming along....have hit a few bumps in the road...but Im having fun with it...I love 3d Design, more than I like painting at least. Had a bit of filler not cure on me just now on the missile center section :/
  4. Aug 28, 2011, 1:52 PM - #4

    I almost considered starting this thread for you Dom so you could keep at the build . It's coming along very nicely Broba Fett.
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    Aug 28, 2011, 2:35 PM - Re: Scratch built 3/4 Scale Jetpack #5

    That is sweet!!!!!
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    Aug 28, 2011, 2:47 PM - Re: Scratch built 3/4 Scale Jetpack #6

    Nice! This gives me an idea for one of the "bumps" I've been stumbling over. I can't wait to see better rocket assembly pics!
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    Aug 28, 2011, 3:24 PM - Re: Scratch built 3/4 Scale Jetpack #7

    I gave up on using the styrene for the rocket BTW, went and got foam covered with bondo and went from there the top section is mostly done the bottom not so much....body is coming together right now actually...the piano keys are gonna be a PITA
  8. Aug 28, 2011, 4:17 PM - #8

    I'm looking forward to seeing your work on the thrusters.
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    Aug 28, 2011, 8:26 PM - Re: Scratch built 3/4 Scale Jetpack #9

    Impressive work F4r!
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    Aug 29, 2011, 3:17 AM - Re: Scratch built 3/4 Scale Jetpack #10

    Awesome build so far!
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    Aug 29, 2011, 6:06 PM - Re: Scratch built 3/4 Scale Jetpack #11

    That's actually very cool, Dom. Can't wait to see how this progresses and how it helps put more female Mando's out there
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    Aug 29, 2011, 6:12 PM - Re: Scratch built 3/4 Scale Jetpack #12

    Ive been slackin on the pics....I should be posting some more what I did this weekend. I molded the back plate area to the body, and that top piece to the top and the cylinder. Worked on the missile as well trying to get it as close as possible
  13. Aug 29, 2011, 6:37 PM - #13

    Here's a few pics from over the weekend.
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    Aug 29, 2011, 6:55 PM - Re: Scratch built 3/4 Scale Jetpack #14

    LMAO that was easier than uploading em myslef haha, taking apart my phone to geto the SD card is a PITA as i have a milspec phone everything snaps together VERY tight....
  15. Aug 29, 2011, 8:55 PM - Re: Scratch built 3/4 Scale Jetpack #15

    I always have your back. You know that.

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