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  1. Keegan's Avatar
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    Dec 16, 2012, 10:24 PM - ESB helmet paintjob #1



    I've been doing a lot of learning on this paintjob; its the first one I really tried to use the right techniques and shapes.

    Helmet is a FPMR. Big thanks to RafalFett for his stencils!

    The borden and ear detail are photoshop stand-ins but not for much longer I hope.

    More pictures to come as I add additional details and weathering.
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    Dec 16, 2012, 10:43 PM - Re: ESB helmet paintjob #2

    looks pretty schmick from here mate, look forward to more pics!
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    Dec 16, 2012, 11:37 PM - Re: ESB helmet paintjob #3

    Thanks!
    This thing is a real trick to photograph and I am not very good at it!

    Here are some more shots showing:
    the other side (with flash)
    a closeup showing some weathering (still more weathering to come!)
    and a three quarters showing the wavy brow I built in.





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    Dec 17, 2012, 12:32 AM - Re: ESB helmet paintjob #4

    That helmet looks dead on! You nailed all the colors and the scratches and I can't wait to see it finished!

    And by the way, thanks for the kind words (regarding my stencils)!
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    Dec 17, 2012, 2:57 AM - Re: ESB helmet paintjob #5

    Great job!! Adding the wavy brow is a brave move, but you nailed it.
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    Dec 17, 2012, 5:54 AM - Re: ESB helmet paintjob #6

    Top shelf man!!!!
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    Dec 17, 2012, 7:23 AM - ESB helmet paintjob #7

    Very nice bud!
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    Dec 17, 2012, 9:24 AM - Re: ESB helmet paintjob #8

    Excellent job!
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    Dec 17, 2012, 6:26 PM - Re: ESB helmet paintjob #9

    Very nice!
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    Dec 17, 2012, 7:31 PM - Re: ESB helmet paintjob #10

    The K-man hits it out of the park! I love a nice ESB bucket.
  11. Dec 17, 2012, 8:06 PM - Re: ESB helmet paintjob #11

    SWEET! looks great man!
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    Dec 17, 2012, 8:14 PM - Re: ESB helmet paintjob #12

    Excellent lid my man
  13. Keegan's Avatar
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    Dec 17, 2012, 8:15 PM - Re: ESB helmet paintjob #13

    Thanks guys.
    I learned quite a lot through painting this. Next time I will try to correct a few problems. Practice is everything!
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    Dec 17, 2012, 8:17 PM - Re: ESB helmet paintjob #14

    I cant agree enough with everyone elses comments lol. Looks Great.

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