Master Replics CE UK Stormtrooper Helmet

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    Master Replics CE UK Stormtrooper Helmet

    These helmets are for sale on ebay and I just wondered if they were any good. I'm as informed as some of you guys.

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    Re: Master Replics CE UK Stormtrooper Helmet

    I'm guessing the moderators removed the link, but yeah I wam curious about those "plastic not cheap resin" helmets. Any one here know if they are recast?

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    Re: Master Replics CE UK Stormtrooper Helmet

    These helmets are acutally quite nice. Mods are definatly needed, but mostly with the paintjob, and a seam that would need to get filled, but other then that, it's a great replacement helmet over an FX

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    Re: Master Replics CE UK Stormtrooper Helmet

    I don't know if you can really call it a UK exclusive anymore. But yeah they are very nice for the price. IMHO, even unmodded it looks better than the FX. It usually goes for $90-120 or so on e bay. Some of those e bay vendors also have it available on their store website.

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    Re: Master Replics CE UK Stormtrooper Helmet

    aye - MR CE, MR collectors, MR UK exclusive.
    pretty good lid. apparently half of an actual lid was used as base, and then flipped - so as to get a symmetrical look. thats one of the biggest criticisms from TK enthusiast - far too symmertical. you will get some who like it and some who hate it. but for the price - its very good.

    its wearable straight out of the box.... but if goign for 501 clearance, will need some easy mods. I did those and a few others on my overhaul.

    heres the link on my home forums - http://ukgarrison.co.uk/forum/viewto...=19182&start=0

    and a pic of mine after modding





    also check out FISD - the stormtrooper sites, loads of info on there

    Nate

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    Re: Master Replics CE UK Stormtrooper Helmet

    I rate it a 6/10 when it comes to Stormtrooper helmets. Better than FX, that's all I'll say.

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    Re: Master Replics CE UK Stormtrooper Helmet

    I used to have one for my TD, overall its a pretty nice helmet. A good replacement for the FX, but it needs some modding.

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    Re: Master Replics CE UK Stormtrooper Helmet

    I also have one, but if I reall right, I got mine for about $70 shipped on ebay. The prices varry, I bid on a few, and wouldn't go much over $60. Here's mine un-moded. The only think I intend to do, is to paint the inside black, cut the forth tooth out, replace those horrible lenses, replace the horrible mesh, and then slap some TD stickers on there.


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    Re: Master Replics CE UK Stormtrooper Helmet

    man I wish I could find one of these for $70. or anything under $100. I want one of these to start on my sandtrooper.

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    Re: Master Replics CE UK Stormtrooper Helmet

    It took me a few tries, but it did happen finaly.

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    Re: Master Replics CE UK Stormtrooper Helmet

    I have that lid as well, and in hindsight Id get something else. It looks ok and for the price its a great helmet. But in my case, the symmetry of the faceplate just bothers me more and more every time I look at it.

    Id definately save up for a TE2 or TM in stead.

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