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    slave1pilot paints some armor ( ESB this time)

    I got some Bobamaker armor that I am painting for a dear friend.
    This is my first go at ESB
    LMK what you guys think
    This is what i got done this morning before I ran out of US MED Green

    With Flash




    No flash

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    slave1pilot paints some armor ( ESB this time)

    As always your painting is incredible Nathan, Congratulations for its excellent work, friend:thumbup

    Leo

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    Re: slave1pilot paints some armor ( ESB this time)

    looks good man!!

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    Re: slave1pilot paints some armor ( ESB this time)

    Not bad!!
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    Re: slave1pilot paints some armor ( ESB this time)

    Nice work...

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    Re: slave1pilot paints some armor ( ESB this time)

    thanx all
    here's the shoulders so far
    still a Loooong way to go on these, but it's a start

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    Re: slave1pilot paints some armor ( ESB this time)

    Nice, very nice!

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    Re: slave1pilot paints some armor ( ESB this time)

    Looking good!

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    Re: slave1pilot paints some armor ( ESB this time)

    The paint arrived yesterday
    I should do some more work this weekend
    Long way to go

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    Re: slave1pilot paints some armor ( ESB this time)

    Looks awesome my friend!!

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    Re: slave1pilot paints some armor ( ESB this time)

    That looks fantastic!

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    Re: slave1pilot paints some armor ( ESB this time)

    Thank you to all that have posted kind words
    I painted some other pieces yesterday;



    after the mask was removed and the Yellow painted
    flash


    No Flash

    The backplate with flash



    Yes, I know there is no Dent in the ESB backplate Andy , but it was molded in so I painted it

    more to come

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    Re: slave1pilot paints some armor ( ESB this time)

    Here's another shot
    Finished the chest diamond and collar today

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    Re: slave1pilot paints some armor ( ESB this time)

    I painted the knees a few minutes ago
    Darts need painted and the straps need attached





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    Re: slave1pilot paints some armor ( ESB this time)

    Decals arrived today from Bobamatt (absolutely awesome BTW)
    i applied both and did some more painting on the shoulder only

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    Re: slave1pilot paints some armor ( ESB this time)

    Looking great Nate. I really like the depth you got in the greens. Very nice!

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    Re: slave1pilot paints some armor ( ESB this time)

    I really like how the weathering looks on the shoulder decal!


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    Re: slave1pilot paints some armor ( ESB this time)

    Amazing paint job man, fantastic colors and weathering. Keep up the good work.

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    Re: slave1pilot paints some armor ( ESB this time)

    Very nice work Nate...!!

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    Re: slave1pilot paints some armor ( ESB this time)

    Ok
    Got some more done
    I did a black wash on everything to tone it down some.
    Also installed the shoulder studs on the collar
    I guess that would make them collar studs then , huh?





    oh, I almost forgot
    I started painting/assembling the gauntlet thingies today to
    Here's today's progress






    Stay tuned, more to come.

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    Re: slave1pilot paints some armor ( ESB this time)

    Really nice work Nate, you get better and better all the time. Are you going all topical on these or layering?

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    Re: slave1pilot paints some armor ( ESB this time)

    MandalorFett said: View Post
    Really nice work Nate, you get better and better all the time. Are you going all topical on these or layering?
    Thank you
    The paint is all layered
    well,except for the yellow around the scratches
    since it's topical on the ROTJ armour, I figured it would be topical on the ESB too

    The gauntlets still need the darker markings painted on as well

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    Re: slave1pilot paints some armor ( ESB this time)

    awesum work

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    Re: slave1pilot paints some armor ( ESB this time)

    judging by my previous pics above, it Looks like Imageshack has been hacked
    ???
    I'll leave them up for now
    maybe they will fix themselves.
    anyway...
    Here's the Flamethrower for the gauntlets
    Without flash



    and with flash to show the silver better

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    Re: slave1pilot paints some armor ( ESB this time)

    YIKES!!!!!! great job. makes me want to start on my box of unpainted boba items... or contact you about having you spray them for me. PM me if you offer painting services

    great job again!
    SlaveR5

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