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  1. StrumFett's Avatar
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    Feb 27, 2012, 4:31 PM - Re: WIP Ammo pouches fully functionnal #26

    I make a comparative of the 3 pouches dimensions i could find. The purpose isn't to criticize any work because nothing i can do could be compared with the awesome work that those men do. Simply, before making all the pouches for my ESB costume i would be sure that i was starting on a good base.
    So i make a shape of batninja pouches, tk409 and Rafal ones(thanks again for his advices).
    I take this picture in the gallery and enlarge it to see one of the pouche of profile. This is the result (excuse me for the big size ok the files).
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    For me, the most accurate (for an ESB costume) is the Rafal's one. Rafal.....you are a god!A you sure you haven't stolen the real costume....
    So before making a new template using your dimensions(i will call it the "RF version"), i would like to have your approval.
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    Feb 28, 2012, 2:07 AM - Re: WIP Ammo pouches fully functionnal #27

    Thanks, you are too kind!

    I did the ammo pouch template and measurement using reference images, the same way you did your comparison. But I did a new template which is a better replica of the original. I post here the US LTR and the Metric A4 files with all the measurements needed:

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    The template is for the leather part (without strap) and not for the wood block or any other inner part! If you print the files with the fit to page option (according to your paper size) it will result in a 1:1 template.

    I really like what you did here so far, so I'm OK if you use these measurements.

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    The template's measurement was modified due to the ammo pouch's side angle modification from 45 to 32.5 degree. Both files are updated.
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    Last edited by RafalFett; Feb 29, 2012 at 8:07 AM. Reason: Template corrected. Text edited.
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    Feb 29, 2012, 8:08 AM - Re: WIP Ammo pouches fully functionnal #28

    Post No. 27 was edited and updated with a correct template and measurements.
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    Feb 29, 2012, 4:39 PM - Re: WIP Ammo pouches fully functionnal #29

    I'm working with your new template (amazing work!): Click image for larger version. 

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    I'll post pdf files in A4 and US LTR formats after a prototype
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    Mar 1, 2012, 2:09 AM - Re: WIP Ammo pouches fully functionnal #30

    Excellent work!
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    Mar 1, 2012, 1:17 PM - Re: WIP Ammo pouches fully functionnal #31

    Thanks,
    Here is the next pages
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    Mar 1, 2012, 1:56 PM - Re: WIP Ammo pouches fully functionnal #32

    These are great!
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    Mar 4, 2012, 10:09 AM - Re: WIP Ammo pouches fully functionnal #33

    Update post #1 with new templates in both formats A4 and US letter
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    Mar 4, 2012, 10:58 AM - Re: WIP Ammo pouches fully functionnal #34

    Excellent! PM sent.
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    Mar 21, 2012, 5:54 AM - Re: WIP Ammo pouches fully functionnal #35

    Now working on the flap tutorial
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    Mar 21, 2012, 6:13 AM - Re: WIP Ammo pouches fully functionnal #36

    For some reason the image isn't working. If I 'right click' the image and press the 'open link in new tab/window', all I got is a red X.
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    Mar 21, 2012, 5:31 PM - Re: WIP Ammo pouches fully functionnal #37

    This is a second try.I hope it'll work.
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    Originals files are in post #1
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    Mar 22, 2012, 2:55 AM - Re: WIP Ammo pouches fully functionnal #38

    You are doing an amazing job here! Can't wait to see others using your templates!
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    Apr 14, 2012, 4:31 PM - Re: WIP Ammo pouches fully functionnal #39

    Thanks Rafal!
    Your comments are a big motivation.
    Since last post i didn't have time to work on the project, but i was thinking about how to attach the flap on the pouch (the method with sewings wasn't satisfactory).
    I had a new idea using a locking tab. IMO this method is better.I'll post the tutorial asap.
    This is some picture of the result
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    Apr 14, 2012, 4:45 PM - Re: WIP Ammo pouches fully functionnal #40

    I'm going to use these templates to do mine, that's for sure!
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    Apr 15, 2012, 3:25 AM - Re: WIP Ammo pouches fully functionnal #41

    Quote KaanE said: View Post
    I'm going to use these templates to do mine, that's for sure!
    These are the most accurate functional ammo pouch templates available so far. And is getting better and better!
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    Apr 15, 2012, 3:29 AM - Re: WIP Ammo pouches fully functionnal #42

    The only diference is that I'm not doing mine functional
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    Apr 15, 2012, 5:14 AM - Re: WIP Ammo pouches fully functionnal #43

    Nice work guys...
    Gonna give these a go myself too I think! but I'm gonna try a different material
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    Apr 15, 2012, 5:20 AM - Re: WIP Ammo pouches fully functionnal #44

    Quote Mojo-Fett said: View Post
    Nice work guys...
    Gonna give these a go myself too I think! but I'm gonna try a different material
    White vinyl, don't you?
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    Apr 15, 2012, 5:32 AM - Re: WIP Ammo pouches fully functionnal #45

    Quote KaanE said: View Post
    White vinyl, don't you?
    ... yup...
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    Apr 15, 2012, 11:56 AM - Re: WIP Ammo pouches fully functionnal #46

    Can't wait to see your functionnal-non-functionnal ammo belt Kaane!
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    Apr 15, 2012, 5:01 PM - Re: WIP Ammo pouches fully functionnal #47

    Thanks again all for your nice comments.
    Flap tutorial achieved! zip files are in Post #1
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    Apr 18, 2012, 6:33 PM - Re: WIP Ammo pouches fully functionnal #48

    I've finished the sewings template using ref pics to find the good spacing between holes.
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    Now for the button on the front , my calculation shows that the diameter must be 13 mm (about 0,51 in) i find this in my hardware store with the exact diameter :
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    I think that after painting it will be pretty close to the real ones and cheaper.
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    Apr 19, 2012, 2:05 AM - Re: WIP Ammo pouches fully functionnal #49

    Excellent! Can't wait to see others using your ammo pouch templates.
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    Apr 19, 2012, 3:44 PM - Re: WIP Ammo pouches fully functionnal #50

    Thanks again Rafal !
    Here is the final version of the 7th part including measures to put the button.
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    A4 And LTR documents avalaible in post #1

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