stormy vs sandy

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    stormy vs sandy

    Right now i'm working on my SE FETT but I want my next project to
    be a sandtrooper. I need someone to show me the difference between the two. I hope I dont sound like a retard. I know about the pauldron and ammo pouches but what else?

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    Re: stormy vs sandy

    knee diamond is different, the shoulder straps are different (not bumpy), helmet paint is different (without black stripes), no holster, bigger guns and lots of weathering should do it.

    I may have missed some.

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    Re: stormy vs sandy

    The ab-plate is also different and they have back packs. +++ the MEPD would have all you seek on sandtroopers, and the FISD on stormtroopers.

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    Re: stormy vs sandy

    Edit: Stopped caring.
    Last edited by GCNgamer128; Mar 25, 2009 at 7:02 PM.

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    Re: stormy vs sandy

    Haha I was just about to say "Ask GCNgamer or Bountyone!"

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    Re: stormy vs sandy

    Art has CORRECT info on the differences
    some info above is not accurate

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    Re: stormy vs sandy

    What Nate said and no Drop Boxes. You and Andy can go onto the MEPD website and look at the "Requirements" section for Deployment, that should give you a better idea. Sorry, I don't have an hour to kill listing all the diffrences.
    Last edited by Bountyone; Mar 25, 2009 at 7:00 PM.

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    Re: stormy vs sandy

    And the best bit, unlike the Stormtroopers, they never lost a battle or get beaten down by Ewoks. Sure they couldn't stop the Falcon as it was making it's escape from Mos Eisley, but a squad vs a freighter is no contest.

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    Re: stormy vs sandy

    The first set (Stormtrooper TK459) is not highly accurate body armor wise but gives you a good idea of the accessories. The second set (Sandtrooper TD459) is much more accurate overall.

    Keep in mind that there is variation between Sandtroopers, but off the top they do not have the stripes in the grey areas of the helmet, addition of pauldron, no ribbed shoulder straps, no colored buttons on stomach/different console, no canister on back (replaced with backpack), different knee plate, much different paint/weathering process, no drop boxes, addition of specific but varied ammo pouches, varied weapons.





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    Re: stormy vs sandy

    You might want to also check this out http://www.looksirdroids.com/replica_sand-storm.htm

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    Re: stormy vs sandy

    GCNgamer128 said: View Post
    Edit: Stopped caring.
    C'mon bro, some of the stuff you had listed was a little off. We don't want to steer this guy in the wrong direction.

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    Re: stormy vs sandy

    Exactly
    and I wasn't only speaking of your info
    Cr4nky said they should have Backpacks too
    NOT ALL TD's have packs.
    I referred Woodman over to ART cuz he knows Sandy's inside & out
    Just trying to help.

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    Re: stormy vs sandy

    The MEPD is definitely the place for sandy info but if there is anything specific I might be able to help you with, I will be glad to throw my 2 cents in. I certainly don't know it all, but I do know a couple of things about sandtroopers...

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    Re: stormy vs sandy

    Hey Art since you are the master of the Sandy can I send you mine to finish for me so I can finally get it done???

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