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    Sep 21, 2013, 1:46 AM - SHOW OFF all aluminum ROTJ Fett #1

    Another round of upgrades puts this rig just north of $4000. Aluminum Durasteel armor and helmet added just the right touch:



    Helmet -Hand Shaub aluminum helmet painted by TK 7602, custom LED circuit board bymrgr8ness, Boba Maker rangefinder and hollow stalk
    Armor - Durasteel aluminum armor, painted by Wickedbeard, aluminum cod blocks, Wickedbear metal armor knees and darts
    Chest display - TK 409
    Gauntlets - Wickedbeard metal gauntlets, painted by Wickedbeard
    Flak vest - Boba Maker, weathered by me
    Flight suit - Boba Maker
    Girth Belt - Centaur Mohair from TDH
    Ammo belt - cucublack
    Side Pouches - Boba Maker
    Gloves - The Real Gloves
    Wookie Braids - real horsehair made by Slavefive a few years back
    Cape - army tent material from TDH
    EE-3 - Hyperfirm
    Jet Pack - MOW Jet Pack, painted by Wickedbeard, aluminum beacon and stabilizerby Serenity, real U.S. Diver's buckle (not painted yet)
    Jet pack harness - Boba Maker
    Ankle Splats - Boba Maker
    Shin tools - TDH
    Boots - CA Boots
    Toe Spikes - Boba Maker


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    Sep 21, 2013, 2:03 PM - Re: SHOW OFF all aluminum ROTJ Fett #2

    Good work dude :-)
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    Sep 21, 2013, 3:37 PM - Re: SHOW OFF all aluminum ROTJ Fett #3

    Nice investment! Throwing this on The Dented Helmet Facebook page today.
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    Sep 21, 2013, 4:14 PM - Re: SHOW OFF all aluminum ROTJ Fett #4

    Looks great!
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    Sep 23, 2013, 11:24 AM - Re: SHOW OFF all aluminum ROTJ Fett #5

    Quote tuskentrooper said: View Post
    Nice investment! Throwing this on The Dented Helmet Facebook page today.
    Saw it on facebook first. Looks fantastic. Love the way that bucket looks.
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    Sep 28, 2013, 4:13 AM - Re: SHOW OFF all aluminum ROTJ Fett #6

    Very nice indeed
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    Sep 28, 2013, 8:53 PM - Re: SHOW OFF all aluminum ROTJ Fett #7

    Wicked.

    Although the gloves look pretty clean, or maybe it's just the picture?

    How long did this take?
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    Sep 30, 2013, 8:54 AM - Re: SHOW OFF all aluminum ROTJ Fett #8

    Quote Berry said: View Post
    Wicked.

    Although the gloves look pretty clean, or maybe it's just the picture?

    How long did this take?
    Took about 2 years to get all the parts. I did very little myself (pretty much just the weathering) and mostly just scoured the cargo hold here for stuff. Always upgrading though...
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    Sep 30, 2013, 6:51 PM - Re: SHOW OFF all aluminum ROTJ Fett #9

    That's very cool. Any scratches, bumps or peeling are just going to make the armour more authentic. Was the armour shaped by hand or was it done in a press?
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    Oct 4, 2013, 1:33 PM - Re: SHOW OFF all aluminum ROTJ Fett #10

    shaped by hand I think. It looks like it was hammered to shape and then smoothed with a grinder. Not sure though...

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