Trimming FP v.3 armor.

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    Trimming FP v.3 armor.

    Hi guys.
    After a long postponement on my fp v.3 armor trimming, i have now dared myself to start the trimming process. In my first attempt i marked the inside of the chest armor plate with a pencil, i set the mark at 3mm (1/8" i think). I looked at the reference material that i have, but none of them shows the back of the armor. I have the feeling that my armor needs to be trimmed down some more, but i don't want to do it before i can confirm that it is supposed to be less than what i have.
    Is there anyone out there that could take a pic of their inside armor piece so i have anything to compare mine to?.
    I'll post my attempt.
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    Re: Trimming FP v.3 armor.

    Looks pretty good to me bruv, I have seen some that leave too much on theirs?
    If you look at the ref material it does not look very thick, so your onto a winner IMO...

    btw... I have FP V3 armour

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    Re: Trimming FP v.3 armor.

    Mojo-Fett said: View Post
    Looks pretty good to me bruv, I have seen some that leave too much on theirs?
    If you look at the ref material it does not look very thick, so your onto a winner IMO...

    btw... I have FP V3 armour
    I know that you have that baby.
    I got it just before you

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    Re: Trimming FP v.3 armor.

    Very nice trimming! If you need any help, check out my YouTube videos.

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-oSpljgtHz4
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WXfeZ-vUzKw

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    Re: Trimming FP v.3 armor.

    GCNgamer128 said: View Post
    Very nice trimming! If you need any help, check out my YouTube videos.

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-oSpljgtHz4
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WXfeZ-vUzKw
    The funny thing is, that i am watching it right now as i got this notification.
    Thanks Andy.

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