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    picked up one of these ebay last night . are these good lids ? i have a MR now is the msh2 as big or close to the same size ? i have a large head . guess i should wait till i get but was wondering and hopeing i'll be happy . trying to get to rotj and can't seem to take sand paper to the MR.


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    Re: msh2

    The MSH2 is a bigger helmet than any other I know, not too much, but still bigger. Really accurate too and a piece of Fett history.

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    For a long time the MSH2 was considered the best you could get!

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    sweet . feeling good about this . been reading similar threads . these were done by FP ? would love to get his new one but with the wait and not sure if it will fit . hoping to run up on one at a con to see the size . thanks guys . i'll update when i have it in hand .

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    Re: msh2

    The size of the GMH should be around the same as the MR, just a bit smaller, but not too much.

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    You will not be disappointed. They are still my favorite ESB bucket out there. I have two of them. One I got from FP himself. He included a set of FPH ears and they fit the bucket perfectly without any modification. And as far as a purely ESB helmet goes, they cannot be beat. It was sculpted with the ESB 'wonk' to the visor as well as the ('real/imagined' depending on who you talk to) extra flare of the ESB bucket.

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    the more i read . i hope this is not a recast i'm getting . i got it at a good price . we'll see . he said it's untouched , has the ears , ranfinder , and metal stalk.

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    Re: msh2

    Did the auction refer to the helmet as a MSH2? A lot of eBayer's used to get the acronym mixed up and referred to their helmets as 'Mystery Sized Helmets' confusing the Mystery Helmet with the actual line of Movie Sized Helmets produced by Natty (MSH1) and FettPride (MSH2). Also what color was the helmet in the pics? I believe all of FettPride's MSH2's were cast with white gel coat. But I could be wrong about that.

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    He called it a msh2. It looks like a light gray in color inside and out. He said it was movie sized. 11.5" wide and deep. 10.5 tall.

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    Pics will make this alot easyer to work out

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    msh2-pngmsh23-pngmsh24-pngmsh25-png


    these are the pics from his auction. did not think to post these . should have it in hand thrus.

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    Re: msh2

    I just looked it up on ebay before you posted those pics. I doesn't look like a MSH2. The seller either didn't know or misrepresented the helmet.

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    **** .

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    Nope. It's not.

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    Re: msh2

    either way still looks good and better than mine lol

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    Re: msh2

    Looks like a modified MH mystery helmet or dare I say don post the ears cap is like what don post do on the later helmets , how ever the dent and the dome profile and dent dont match either of these helmets, If you own another helmet put it next to it and get up a pic of the 2 together for size refrence ,
    but ive noticed a few on the bay saying there helmets movie size helmets tough be it not in acronym , so for him/her to say its MSH2 is miss leading but,
    that may be what they were told,
    But if it fits your head and you are happy with it and you didnt pay to much , dont be to disapointed it looks like it could be a resonable helmet

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    Re: msh2

    I think it's a MSH, the first one, not the second.

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    Re: msh2

    Actually, the way the mandibles are shaped, it looks like a MLC. That was another of the 'bigger' buckets being produced a while back.

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    Yeah I couldn't remember the name, but it does look like a MLC. His fiberglass work looks like that. I have one of his arena Jango JPs is why I thought that about the fiberglass work.

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    Def an MLC. He made two versions. An absolutely HUGE one (the MLC1) and a more accurate (MLC2). Cant tell which one this is. Looks like V1 to me though.

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    so is the MLC a good one ? i still have not got it yet. it's been sitting in pa. for 3 days . i'll post some pic's by my MR when i get it . don't know if i'm going to send it back for him selling it as a msh2 .

    i sure got happy with all the good talk about the msh2 .

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    the 1st mlc is really big. for some that makes it a sought after helmet, since it fits people that can't wear the movie sized ones. you could almost fit a mystery helmet inside of it if i remember right

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    As far as it being a good one, well its not a bad one , its just a bit dated, is all it was a good one when it came out.
    Looking at it id say MLC2 if it is an MLC,
    becouse the visor cut out on the No.1 looked a bit difrent than that, The number 2 looked more like the mystery helm, and your one seems to have those attrabutes
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    Re: msh2

    lid3-jpglid2-jpglid-jpggot it today . not happy . it's the biggest lid i've ever seen . i thought the MR was the biggest made .

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    Look at the SIZE of that thing! Sorry, couldn't resist.

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