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  1. Dec 30, 2006, 1:46 PM - Re: The REAL PrePro 2 Helmet!!! #26

    Thank you Brak's for sharing these pics! They will be very helpfull in my future Pre-Pro II project. Interesting and fun stuff! I always learn something new here everyday!
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    Dec 30, 2006, 2:37 PM - Re: The REAL PrePro 2 Helmet!!! #27

    THE REAL HELMET!!!
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    Dec 30, 2006, 3:07 PM - Re: The REAL PrePro 2 Helmet!!! #28

    Once again Brak's you have pushed the boundary of knowledge even further. I am forever grateful for all the info you have kindly shared here on TDH...

    Those JP pics will come in very handy, I will be putting the harness connections on my JP soon.

    DAZ
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    Dec 30, 2006, 3:10 PM - Re: The REAL PrePro 2 Helmet!!! #29

    Outstanding!!!!!!!!!!!!
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    Dec 30, 2006, 3:18 PM - Re: The REAL PrePro 2 Helmet!!! #30

    hmmm....Paasche airbrush propellent....interesting
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    Dec 30, 2006, 3:44 PM - Re: The REAL PrePro 2 Helmet!!! #31

    Quote bobamaker said: View Post
    Once again Brak's you have pushed the boundary of knowledge even further. I am forever grateful for all the info you have kindly shared here on TDH...

    Those JP pics will come in very handy, I will be putting the harness connections on my JP soon.

    DAZ
    You are very welcome, but as I mentioned before, I am just the messenger and can't take the credit for these. Glad to know they will help!!!
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    Dec 30, 2006, 5:09 PM - Re: The REAL PrePro 2 Helmet!!! #32

    "Just when i thought i was out....They pull me back in"
    Now i need some wires, re-painting, Duckt-tape and a few chippings and scratches here and there

    Great and informational photos! Thank you so much for sharing!
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    Dec 30, 2006, 6:02 PM - Re: The REAL PrePro 2 Helmet!!! #33

    Thanks for sharing Art!
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    Dec 30, 2006, 7:22 PM - Re: The REAL PrePro 2 Helmet!!! #34

    This is awesome!
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    Dec 30, 2006, 8:00 PM - Re: The REAL PrePro 2 Helmet!!! #35

    WOW! Very cool! Lot of great info in this thread!
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    Dec 30, 2006, 8:06 PM - Re: The REAL PrePro 2 Helmet!!! #36

    How can you possibly ruin a helmet like that, that badly remolding it? HOw???? someone needs a beating for that. Otherwise that is awesome I'm glad it was found at all.
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    Dec 30, 2006, 8:12 PM - Re: The REAL PrePro 2 Helmet!!! #37

    those are terrific
  13. Rogue Studios is offline Rogue Studios
    Dec 30, 2006, 8:21 PM - Re: The REAL PrePro 2 Helmet!!! #38

    Well when they cast it in ultracal it doesn't shrink and expands slightly. Anyway for some reason it didn't want to come out and the main guy who molded it was a premiere mold maker so I guess it was just a brain fart. Anyway those are knife cuts on the back of the helmet to get it out of the mold.
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    Dec 30, 2006, 9:52 PM - Re: The REAL PrePro 2 Helmet!!! #39

    I just meant it shouldn't have been cast off of at all. surely Don post had the people to recreate it without molding an original? And then the helmets where nowhere near the same size as the molds they took?
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    Dec 30, 2006, 10:22 PM - Re: The REAL PrePro 2 Helmet!!! #40

    Very cool pics, I always liked that suit.....
  16. Rogue Studios is offline Rogue Studios
    Dec 30, 2006, 10:43 PM - Re: The REAL PrePro 2 Helmet!!! #41

    They never used this mold for production it was destroyed after they poured my casting, or at least that is to the best of their memory.
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    Dec 30, 2006, 10:46 PM - Re: The REAL PrePro 2 Helmet!!! #42

    Holy Cow!!!

    It's like Christmas again!!!
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    Dec 31, 2006, 12:22 AM - Re: The REAL PrePro 2 Helmet!!! #43

    I am happy to see these pics made available to the masses. Hopefully we will continue to see great stuff like this.
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    Dec 31, 2006, 6:29 AM - Re: The REAL PrePro 2 Helmet!!! #44

    Great pics Braks, thanks for helping push the boundries of this forums knowledge. :thumbup
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    Dec 31, 2006, 3:22 PM - Re: The REAL PrePro 2 Helmet!!! #45

    WOW!!!! I skip one day and look what surfaces!! Fantastic pics... without reading all the posts I guess it's a given that the ears were machined aluminum!

    To the ORIGINAL photographer, thank you for sharing

    Steve
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    Jan 1, 2007, 12:42 AM - Re: The REAL PrePro 2 Helmet!!! #46

    Well I am very happy to see these pics sufrace. I will now be repainting my helmet to further match this one. Brak's are there any more pics of this helmet perhaps from the right (if you are looking at it) side?
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    Jan 1, 2007, 4:52 AM - Re: The REAL PrePro 2 Helmet!!! #47

    Even in a galaxy far, far away...they still have duct tape...
    awesome pics

    -rocky b
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    Jan 1, 2007, 3:10 PM - Re: The REAL PrePro 2 Helmet!!! #48

    Nice info. Thanks for sharing those pics.
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    Jan 1, 2007, 3:51 PM - Re: The REAL PrePro 2 Helmet!!! #49

    Quote flatspunout said: View Post
    Even in a galaxy far, far away...they still have duct tape...
    awesome pics

    -rocky b
    i found that extremely funny too
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    Jan 1, 2007, 10:59 PM - Re: The REAL PrePro 2 Helmet!!! #50

    Quote Brak's Buddy said: View Post
    You are very welcome, but as I mentioned before, I am just the messenger and can't take the credit for these. Glad to know they will help!!!
    but in a sense you can and should... i know that *i* don't know the person who has those items, and wouldn't be looking at them right now if you didn't post them here.

    so thank you, whether you like it or not!

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