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    Apr 23, 2007, 7:35 PM - Presenting...my final masterpiece! #1

    OK...this is the last ESB bucket I will ever do. I really mean it this time! This is probably the 5th or 6th Boba helmet I've done, I lose track. Anyway, it's a Sarge helmet with a Bobamaker hollow rangefinder and stalk...no electronics YET. I started this thing last fall some time, and have really taken my time with it. No decals... all hand painted. Screwed in the visor this time around too. I took the pics without a flash so I hope the colors are pretty true, pity I have to lower the resolution to post them, it looses a lot of the subtle detail.
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  2. Spideyfett is offline Spideyfett
    Apr 23, 2007, 7:48 PM - Re: Presenting...my final masterpiece! #2

    Great paint Job...
    Love that Visor install ...
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    Apr 23, 2007, 7:53 PM - Re: Presenting...my final masterpiece! #3

    Great, Great job!!
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    Apr 23, 2007, 9:27 PM - Re: Presenting...my final masterpiece! #4

    Excellent Job! That's one to go out on, if there ever was one.


    ...but give it six months, maybe a year...you'll be itchin to paint another one.
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    Apr 24, 2007, 7:49 AM - Re: Presenting...my final masterpiece! #5

    Awesome looks fantastic Yeah, I'm taking a break myself, maybe do another one towards the end of the year
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    Apr 24, 2007, 8:15 AM - Re: Presenting...my final masterpiece! #6

    Well, there are new horizons to explore beyond the ESB Boba. I've got a Rubies supreme Vader helmet on the table that needs to be modded and painted up. I'd like to possibly do a Jango helmet. There's a really nice Ep III clone helmet maker out there and, who knows, maybe I'll do a ROTJ Boba some day!
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    Apr 24, 2007, 8:26 AM - Re: Presenting...my final masterpiece! #7

    Wanna sell it?!
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    Apr 24, 2007, 8:34 AM - Re: Presenting...my final masterpiece! #8

    Quote AFettFullofDollars said: View Post
    Excellent Job! That's one to go out on, if there ever was one.


    ...but give it six months, maybe a year...you'll be itchin to paint another one.
    This is true, its a sickness...

    Great job by the way!
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    Apr 24, 2007, 9:15 AM - Re: Presenting...my final masterpiece! #9

    Great job Bill! That reminds me I've got work to do!
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    Apr 24, 2007, 3:58 PM - Re: Presenting...my final masterpiece! #10

    Saweeet! Great final bucket

    Steve
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    Apr 24, 2007, 6:59 PM - Re: Presenting...my final masterpiece! #11

    Awesome. All your time paid off with a great looking helmet.
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    Apr 24, 2007, 7:47 PM - Re: Presenting...my final masterpiece! #12

    Thanks for the kind words guys. Coming from a lot of master painters here, it means a lot!
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    Apr 24, 2007, 11:15 PM - Re: Presenting...my final masterpiece! #13

    awesome paint job!!
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    Apr 25, 2007, 12:02 AM - Re: Presenting...my final masterpiece! #14

    Jaw dropping
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    Apr 25, 2007, 12:08 PM - Re: Presenting...my final masterpiece! #15

    Wow, looks great!
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    Apr 25, 2007, 12:12 PM - Re: Presenting...my final masterpiece! #16

    Well done!
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    Apr 25, 2007, 12:55 PM - Re: Presenting...my final masterpiece! #17

    That looks sweet! Man, the talent runs deep here.

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