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    Dec 7, 2007, 2:29 AM - MR vs. Riddle Scaled Boba Fett helmets #1

    I received the Master Replicas .45 scaled Helmets last night. here are some pic comparing it to the old Riddel one.

    Right is the Riddel and Left is the new MR.

    Not sure if the photos will really show it but the new Master Replicas is much nicer than the Riddel one.
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    Dec 7, 2007, 2:31 AM - Re: MR vs. Riddle Scaled Boba Fett helmets #2

    Few more shots . .
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    Dec 7, 2007, 2:36 AM - Re: MR vs. Riddle Scaled Boba Fett helmets #3

    Nice comparison shots. Thanks for posting!
    Looks like MR did much better with the deco. I have a Riddell so I probably won't pick up the MR though.
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    Dec 7, 2007, 2:45 AM - Re: MR vs. Riddle Scaled Boba Fett helmets #4

    Can you post a pic for size reference with a 6 inch figure?
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    Dec 7, 2007, 5:33 AM - Re: MR vs. Riddle Scaled Boba Fett helmets #5

    Thx for the pics...

    now i know, i'll be repainting mine.
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    Dec 7, 2007, 7:57 AM - Re: MR vs. Riddle Scaled Boba Fett helmets #6

    Did MR have the advantage of being able to use their 3-D scan of the lid as a guide? They did do a scan of the original for the full size lid ddn't they?
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    Dec 7, 2007, 8:39 AM - Re: MR vs. Riddle Scaled Boba Fett helmets #7

    Thanks for the side by side!

    I have the Riddell and have an MR on the way!

    I'm glad to know there is a difference!
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    Dec 7, 2007, 9:39 AM - Re: MR vs. Riddle Scaled Boba Fett helmets #8

    looks from the pics that the MR is a pinch bigger. I like the added color on the inside and the added detail/colors on the back. Can't tell from the pics, but did they use the same color for the rangefinder ear as the back sections?

    Great comparison shots. Thanks!
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    Dec 7, 2007, 11:37 AM - Re: MR vs. Riddle Scaled Boba Fett helmets #9

    They totally jacked the Vader up from what I saw in person. The Riddell is a 3-piece and you can remove the dome and such, the MR is much more solid and weird looking. Not that the Riddell is screen accurate (I HATE LFL dumbning things down), but its nicer than the MR.
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    Dec 7, 2007, 11:44 AM - Re: MR vs. Riddle Scaled Boba Fett helmets #10

    That's not the case with the Boba Fett. In person the MR is much nicer than the Riddel. I don't own the Vader so I can't speak to that topic.

    Quote CGClone said: View Post
    They totally jacked the Vader up from what I saw in person. The Riddell is a 3-piece and you can remove the dome and such, the MR is much more solid and weird looking. Not that the Riddell is screen accurate (I HATE LFL dumbning things down), but its nicer than the MR.
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    Dec 7, 2007, 11:52 AM - Re: MR vs. Riddle Scaled Boba Fett helmets #11

    Great shots mike...

    Looks like a better paint job...not the best, but better, I may get this one.
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    Dec 7, 2007, 12:17 PM - Re: MR vs. Riddle Scaled Boba Fett helmets #12

    Quote SoulAssassin said: View Post
    Can you post a pic for size reference with a 6 inch figure?
    Well, here's my Riddell with a ruler. The overall height with the stand and everything is just under 8".



    Quote Gypsyboy said: View Post
    Did MR have the advantage of being able to use their 3-D scan of the lid as a guide? They did do a scan of the original for the full size lid ddn't they?
    MR used the original Riddell molds for their mini-helmets.
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    Dec 8, 2007, 1:37 AM - Re: MR vs. Riddle Scaled Boba Fett helmets #13

    I got my MR Mini Boba helmet today!

    Wow! The MR has a WAY better paintjob than the Ridedll!

    I am glad I got one and it's cool to have both!
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    Dec 8, 2007, 12:00 PM - Re: MR vs. Riddle Scaled Boba Fett helmets #14

    MR is looking much better than the Riddel!

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