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  1. Member Since
    Sep 2011
    Feb 21, 2012, 11:29 AM - Helmet material post #1

    Post what material's your helmet is made out of and how you made it.
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  3. RafalFett's Avatar
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    Oct 2010
    Feb 21, 2012, 1:22 PM - Re: Helmet material post #2

    My first helmet was made with 2mm cardboard using WOF's templates, then the finished helmet was covered with wall putty and then sanded. The helmet was painted with oil based paints but isn't a masterpiece:

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    Here is the build ==> My Boba Fett Helmet Using AntMan's Building Tips

    The second helmet was at small scale and I used the WOF templates combined with Rich D.'s stencils and my own for the dome and right ears. This was made with thin cardboard and finished with printed stencils:

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    Here is the build ==> Mini Boba Fett Helmet - ESB Style

    My third helmet was made the same way, but this time I did my own helmet templates. I skipped the putty and paint part, instead I made my own stencils to fit the helmet templates and I glued the printed parts on the finished helmet:

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    Here is the build ==> Making The First Rafal Works Helmet

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