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    Mar 1, 2005, 9:27 PM - Metal interior guts. Done update 4/19 pics #1

    Hi everyone , well I got bored and decided to take on a small task wich I have been wanting to do for a while. I have always been fascinated by the ''interior mechanical parts'' inside of the Boba Fett miniature ''Riddell'' helmet. So I truly wanna have those cool looking gadgets inside my Helm as well and with the help of my saved scrap sheet metal and miscellaneous tiny metal greeblies laying around I made these so far. ''NOTE'' these are far away from being finished I still need to add some more pieces and tweaking plus a paintjob towards the end.


    PICS below:

    Update 4/19/05

    Ok its been a little while since I started this small project. Finally these gadgets are done and here are some pics of the gadgets temporary installed. Scroll down to see new pics. Oh yeah the pics are not great but you guys get the picture .
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  2. BobaFettSlave_1's Avatar
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    Mar 1, 2005, 9:56 PM - Re: My metal interior guts... ''Pics'' #2

    looks AWSOME. you just gota hope that once you install them your head will still fit. lol
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    Mar 1, 2005, 11:13 PM - Re: My metal interior guts... ''Pics'' #3

    Looking good man you go good work, Keep us posted!
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    Mar 2, 2005, 12:02 AM - Re: My metal interior guts... ''Pics'' #4

    Thats gonna be really cool man!!! Make shure to post more pics of your progress Lookin good.

    Damian
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    Mar 2, 2005, 11:19 AM - Re: My metal interior guts... ''Pics'' #5

    looks great

    small favor - can you post a pic of the inside of the helemt, or direct me to a link with a pic? I am not at home and don't think I have a pic of the inside

    Dave
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    Mar 2, 2005, 6:51 PM - Re: My metal interior guts... ''Pics'' #6

    I am a HUGE fan of tricking out the interior of buckets!!! I think you're off to an awesome start,and the fact that your using metal just makes it better. I plan on tricking out my Fett interior when the paintjob is done,so this is inspirational to me:thumbup


    Keep us posted.............

    Steve
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    Mar 2, 2005, 11:01 PM - Re: My metal interior guts... ''Pics'' #7

    Yes I will keep you all posted as I progress. Today I did some more tweakings ,so far Im almost about done with the interior ''right side'' gadget only. Beleive it or not I can still rig up a miniature hearing sensor wich I have. The hearing sensor can fit inside these gadgets thus making it truly functional plus a tiny CPU fan can also fit inside the other gadget for a nice ventilation .The air should flow out thrue the bottom fins of the side panels.
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    Mar 3, 2005, 1:28 AM - Re: My metal interior guts... ''Pics'' #8

    that is too cool! I've always wanted to do the Riddell insides with my helmet too! That is gonna be cool
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    Mar 4, 2005, 8:30 PM - Re: My metal interior guts... ''Pics'' #9

    Can't wait to see them installed.

    David
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    Mar 8, 2005, 7:59 PM - Re: Metal interior guts..update 3/8/05 #10

    update 3/8/05
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    Mar 8, 2005, 8:39 PM - Re: My metal interior guts... ''Pics'' #11

    Lookin' GREAT!!!! Please keep us updated as I'd like to save your pics when individual peices are done for some reference for when it's my turn


    Again,great job

    Steve
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    Apr 28, 2005, 4:35 PM - Re: My metal interior guts... ''Pics'' #12

    Ok guys another update at the top.
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    Apr 28, 2005, 4:50 PM - Re: My metal interior guts... ''Pics'' #13

    Speechless!!! It's by FAR the best looking Fett bucket interior I've EVER seen!! I can hardly wait to see the final product.


    Steve
  14. Apr 29, 2005, 5:00 AM - Re: My metal interior guts... ''Pics'' #14

    That looks incredible. Nice one!
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    Apr 29, 2005, 9:40 PM - Re: My metal interior guts... ''Pics'' #15

    I just got my bucket yesterday, and I was comparing it to my mini and wondering how I could duplicate the interior!
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    Apr 30, 2005, 3:11 AM - Re: My metal interior guts... ''Pics'' #16

    That looks incredible, even at this early stage. Can't wait to see the finished item.
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    Apr 30, 2005, 9:54 PM - Re: My metal interior guts... ''Pics'' #17

    Thank you guys for the replies. I really dont have much left to do with this project except color the inside of the helmet add cushions and the voice kit. I know it sounds like alot but beleive me they fit fine just gotta get creative on how to install everything.
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    Apr 30, 2005, 10:04 PM - Re: My metal interior guts... ''Pics'' #18

    Quote Beowulf said:
    Looking good man you go good work, Keep us posted!
    Like I said

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