Page 2 of 2 FirstFirst 12
Subscribe
  1. Jun 7, 2003, 12:18 PM - Re: Helmet abbreviations & comparisons??? #26

    Thanks, Defiler. Witnesses can attest that as cool and calm as I look in the pic, I was actually shaking like a leaf. Only two minutes before had I seen the DP Deluxe and compared the two.

    After thinking about all the time in it, and the even longer set-up and planning, and always wondering in my mind if my efforts would be laughable or a waste of time, the only emotion besides WooHoo! I could muster was shock and shaking. Notice the thousand-yard-stare.

    The only thing I can say is that I built this all scaled to the GI helmet I used as the crown. This supports my theory that the original possibly used a pull of the same. Had I used a crown of my own making, no doubt the helmet would have turned out radically different and laughable.
  2. Jaster Mereel's Avatar
    Member Since
    Aug 2002
    Posts
    1,230
    Jun 7, 2003, 1:50 PM - Re: Helmet abbreviations & comparisons??? #27

    BobaFettish seemed to sum it up, I learned a few new things now
  3. Admin Staff Star Wars Chick's Avatar
    Member Since
    Mar 2002
    Posts
    5,575
    Jun 7, 2003, 3:38 PM - Re: Helmet abbreviations & comparisons??? #28


    fettpride wrote:



    The time is NEAR

    Glad to see ya'll haven't forgot about me ..

    Lots in the works ... so little time. But, good things come, to those who wait.

    Hang in there ....


    **EDIT**

    To those that have PM'd or e-mailed me, I am working on responses to each and all, but it will take some time. But rest assured ...

    He LIVES!!! You always know when FP is gone for a while, he's cooking up something good!
  4. STEMMlin
    Guest
    Jun 9, 2003, 12:22 PM - Re: Helmet abbreviations & comparisons??? #29

    yay! the light at the end of the tunnel has a name! and its FP! whoot!
  5. formerly BingoBongo275 Star Wars Helmets's Avatar
    Member Since
    May 2003
    Posts
    62
    Jul 1, 2003, 6:40 PM - Re: Helmet abbreviations & comparisons??? #30


    jeezycreezy wrote:

    Isn't the "original ROTJ from the Lucas Archives" pictured there actually the damaged ESB stunt helmet that I know is in one of my books...Best Of The Lucas Film Archives I think it is?

    It is a great idea -- I know I could have used a site like that when I first joined.

    Cheers!
    TJ
    Thanks for the kind comments! The site now has a nice and friendly URL www.StarWarsHelmets.com, and I've updated the info under "real props" following your comments.

    Any more info or photos then please lmk, I want to expand my sections on the Fetts (as per my new post)

    Cheers

    Jez
    www.StarWarsHelmets.com
  6. Member Since
    May 2003
    Posts
    23
    Jul 1, 2003, 7:09 PM - Re: Helmet abbreviations & comparisons??? #31


    BobaFettish wrote:

    This was kind of time consuming to compile and format, so I hope this is what you were wanting to see.

    MSH = Movie Sized Helmet (no longer in production)

    MH = Mystery Helmet (still a few available)

    MLC = mlcallanta's Helmet (still available)

    MSH2 = Movie Sized Helmet version 2 (currently not available)
    Isn't there also an Aurora helmet? or is that the Movie Sized helmet?

    ::edit- names removed to protect the innocent::
  7. Tyler Durden's Avatar
    Member Since
    Feb 2002
    Posts
    1,696
    Jul 1, 2003, 7:43 PM - Re: Helmet abbreviations & comparisons??? #32

    The Aurora helmet was a Movie Sized helmet painted by Rogue Studios.

  8. Han Hunter's Avatar
    Member Since
    Feb 2003
    Posts
    953
    Jul 2, 2003, 9:31 AM - Re: Helmet abbreviations & comparisons??? #33

    I thought the Aurora was Cking's N15D helmet (very good, very rare), not MSH.

    I stand to be corrected if wrong, but I'm pretty sure RS waxed lyrical about the quality and praised N15D's work.

    there's another bucket to add to the mix. Bit of an urban myth, but they are out there, quietly being brilliant.

    Si


    Si
  9. BobaFettish's Avatar
    Member Since
    Mar 2002
    Posts
    3,228
    Jul 2, 2003, 5:03 PM - Re: Helmet abbreviations & comparisons??? #34

    Natty's (N15D) helmet is the MSH.
  10. Rogue Studios is offline Rogue Studios
    Jul 2, 2003, 11:40 PM - Re: Helmet abbreviations & comparisons??? #35

    Wow! Han Hunter you really know how to flatter someone. Thank you for the compliment. But alas all I did was throw some paint in the right order onto an MSH. I hope to do more soon. At least until after a little self imposed break (Dragon con).

    Lee
  11. Han Hunter's Avatar
    Member Since
    Feb 2003
    Posts
    953
    Jul 3, 2003, 3:54 AM - Re: Helmet abbreviations & comparisons??? #36


    BobaFettish wrote:

    Natty's (N15D) helmet is the MSH.
    Well you live and learn.

    I do indeed stand corrected :o . Apologies TD!

    Si
  12. Tyler Durden's Avatar
    Member Since
    Feb 2002
    Posts
    1,696
    Jul 3, 2003, 9:57 AM - Re: Helmet abbreviations & comparisons??? #37

    I be knowing my helmets, HH!

  13. Han Hunter's Avatar
    Member Since
    Feb 2003
    Posts
    953
    Jul 3, 2003, 10:05 AM - Re: Helmet abbreviations & comparisons??? #38

    Yeah, sorry man!

    Daft of me to have ever thought you of all people would have made such a mistake, it's just that I've heard one or two people say they had "one of Natty's buckets", without mentioning that they were the MSH, so I thought they were seperate items.

    And as I had only heard a couple of people mention it, I thought Natty had perhaps done a tiny run for a few mates and they were hugely rare.

    Right then, were's that dunce's cap?

    Si
  14. Tyler Durden's Avatar
    Member Since
    Feb 2002
    Posts
    1,696
    Jul 3, 2003, 11:36 AM - Re: Helmet abbreviations & comparisons??? #39



    No prob at all, mate. The confusion is easily understandable. No dunce cap needed.... yet!

Similar Threads

  1. CAST ALUMINUM FETT (phase 2) - w/ comparisons
    By Hand-Schaub in forum Boba Fett Helmet
    Replies: 78
    Last Post: Jul 21, 2011, 3:43 AM
  2. Mrgr8ness bucket complete-with comparisons!
    By mrgr8ness in forum Boba Fett Helmet
    Replies: 24
    Last Post: Apr 13, 2007, 9:40 AM
  3. MLC vs. BM Jet Packs - opinions and comparisons
    By DarthVader1 in forum Boba Fett Costume
    Replies: 34
    Last Post: Apr 2, 2007, 12:06 AM
  4. Helmet comparisons
    By bobafett669 in forum Boba Fett Helmet
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: Mar 31, 2005, 6:07 PM
  5. Pics of green and white vinyl DP comparisons
    By PropReplicator in forum Boba Fett Helmet
    Replies: 10
    Last Post: Jul 8, 2004, 6:35 PM