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    Jan 30, 2011, 7:36 PM - DP Deluxe Repaint for Army By Deadland #1

    Army has commissioned me to do a repaint on his recently purchased DP deluxe lid. This lid has seen some action with a few bondo spots reviled after the paint was removed, it also has been reinforced with fibergalss on the inside. I went through and removed the prvious paint job had have hit it with a fresh coat of primer. Tomorrow night I will hit it with the first layer of paint for this fully layed paint job.

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    Jan 30, 2011, 7:55 PM - Re: DP Deluxe Repaint for Army #2

    Looks better already Haha!!
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    Jan 30, 2011, 8:20 PM - Re: DP Deluxe Repaint for Army #3

    Lookin good bud, I should post up what Ive been working on
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    Feb 1, 2011, 5:04 PM - Re: DP Deluxe Repaint for Army #4

    Well did a little more work last night. I put down the base metal color that I use for the underlying scratch marks. So between tonight and tomorrow I will be tracing out and masking off damage and should be laying down the silver coat on Thursday.

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    Feb 5, 2011, 4:51 AM - Re: DP Deluxe Repaint for Army #5

    Did you need to sharpen the dent up or is that the way it is?
    I cant wait to see this and the other one your doing when there done
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    Feb 5, 2011, 5:48 PM - Re: DP Deluxe Repaint for Army #6

    Unfortunatly that is the way the dent is really soft. Yeah I am hoping my replacement lid from Chris will be showing up any day so I can get started on the paint for that one too. I got the silver coat put on today and will post up some pics later once the paint dries a little more. From here I will be spending the next few days tracing out and masking all the silver damage before I lay down the gray layer.

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    Feb 12, 2011, 4:05 PM - Re: DP Deluxe Repaint for Army #7

    any updates?
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    Feb 13, 2011, 10:10 PM - Re: DP Deluxe Repaint for Army #8

    I have been really working on getting my templates redone as the dimensions for this thing are all over the place. I just about have everything traced out and should have it masked out by mid week with the paint going on then. In my process I mask out all the silver damage and then lay down the gray layer and from there I go section by section anding on top.
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    Feb 18, 2011, 11:53 PM - Re: DP Deluxe Repaint for Army #9

    Im about to be idle for a few days as far as painting waiting for a few things, this gives me an idea to make up stencils for my GMH ROTJ paintjob. Now where r the updates brother?
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    Feb 19, 2011, 1:50 AM - Re: DP Deluxe Repaint for Army #10

    Finishing up the masking and plan on laying some color down tomorrow with pics on Sunday.
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    Feb 19, 2011, 9:26 PM - Re: DP Deluxe Repaint for Army #11

    Man.... I haven't seen a Don Post Deluxe pop up in like 20 years.
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    Feb 20, 2011, 7:36 PM - Re: DP Deluxe Repaint for Army By Deadland #12

    Alright Got the Gray down and removed the masking Fluid. From here I will go section by section so I will first finish off the two back panels and then from there I will do the front mandibles and the trim. I am going to put down a clear coat here and start working on the stencils fro the back.

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    Feb 20, 2011, 11:56 PM - Re: DP Deluxe Repaint for Army By Deadland #13

    Looking good I wish id done my gray on my ESB all as one uniformed coat
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    Feb 21, 2011, 12:34 AM - Re: DP Deluxe Repaint for Army By Deadland #14

    All I can say is wow!! Looks great so far
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    Feb 21, 2011, 1:08 AM - Re: DP Deluxe Repaint for Army By Deadland #15

    Quote jinto said: View Post
    Looking good I wish id done my gray on my ESB all as one uniformed coat
    Yeah after painting my second lid I went this way since this color is in every layer and section of the helmet.
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    Feb 21, 2011, 3:39 AM - Re: DP Deluxe Repaint for Army By Deadland #16

    Great work Looks boss!! How have you managed to create such intricate scratches and damage marks with the masking fluid?
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    Feb 21, 2011, 11:37 AM - Re: DP Deluxe Repaint for Army By Deadland #17

    this is the tool that I use with the masking fluid Buy COLOUR SHAPER Painting Tool | Online Discount Art Supply Store the no. 0 angle chisel firm one.
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    Feb 21, 2011, 8:01 PM - Re: DP Deluxe Repaint for Army By Deadland #18

    I found a paint eraser at Hobby lobby and the latex doesnt really stick to it all that well when dry!
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    Feb 28, 2011, 3:43 PM - Re: DP Deluxe Repaint for Army By Deadland #19

    Got some more work done by completing the back panels. From here I will start working on the the key slots, mandibles and trim.

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    Mar 12, 2011, 10:57 PM - Re: DP Deluxe Repaint for Army By Deadland #20

    Well got some more work done on this I got all the trim, key slots and mandibles done along with the right ear cap part of the left ear cap and the range finder. From here I will work on the upper cheeks and finish up the left ear.

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    Mar 17, 2011, 11:25 PM - Re: DP Deluxe Repaint for Army By Deadland #21

    Did you removed the ears complete?
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    Mar 28, 2011, 10:51 PM - Re: DP Deluxe Repaint for Army By Deadland #22

    Quote JackFrost said: View Post
    Did you removed the ears complete?
    the lid came to me with ali ears so I am guessing at some point they were removed.
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    Mar 28, 2011, 10:55 PM - Re: DP Deluxe Repaint for Army By Deadland #23

    Alright got more work done on this bad boy!!! We now have the dome and cheeks done and all that is left to do is the kill stripes and the final weathering with a few touch ups here and there. On to the pics.

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  24. Mar 29, 2011, 4:19 PM - Re: DP Deluxe Repaint for Army By Deadland #24

    Nice work
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    Apr 2, 2011, 5:16 PM - Re: DP Deluxe Repaint for Army By Deadland #25

    Well alright got some more work done. I was able to get the the kill stripes added as well as adding some shading around the dent and along the bottom of the lower cheeks. Tomorrow I will be hitting this with some black washes and then lightly dusting it with some weathering spray and then we are done!!!!.

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