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  1. Rogue Studios is offline Rogue Studios
    Feb 9, 2006, 9:54 PM - Teaser 1 Please no goofy acronyms LOL #1

    Here's a teaser of one of my personal helmets in the works.

    The helmet is an unaltered casting of an orginal. I only filled in the scratches which are prepro 2 to make an ESB version out of this. NOTHING has been changed or altered. The ears are being made right now machined and not cold cast. It's accurate down to the finest of detail. I'll keep everyone posted on the progress. As far as the brow droop I will probably create that myself and on the real ESB it is a repair and inherent to that one helmet only. I'm glad I took the leap and grabbed the casting I had folks talking me out of it etc and that it's a piece of junk and not worth it. Another mans trash is another mans treasure.

    Added the bottom pic shows mold leakage on the ear but it was a test pull.

    Lee
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  2. Ruffkintoy's Avatar
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    Feb 9, 2006, 9:58 PM - Re: Teaser 1 Please no goofy acronyms LOL #2

    Can I have it? Please
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    Feb 9, 2006, 10:03 PM - Re: Teaser 1 Please no goofy acronyms LOL #3

    ya know if you ever want to just lose that peice of junk ill take it off your hands free of charge
  4. Spideyfett is offline Spideyfett
    Feb 9, 2006, 10:06 PM - Re: Teaser 1 Please no goofy acronyms LOL #4

    Quote Rogue Studios said:
    Here's a teaser of one of my personal helmets in the works.

    The helmet is an unaltered casting of an orginal. I only filled in the scratches which are prepro 2 to make an ESB version out of this. NOTHING has been changed or altered. The ears are being made right now machined and not cold cast. It's accurate down to the finest of detail. I'll keep everyone posted on the progress. As far as the brow droop I will probably create that myself and on the real ESB it is a repair and inherent to that one helmet only. I'm glad I took the leap and grabbed the casting I had folks talking me out of it etc and that it's a piece of junk and not worth it. Another mans trash is another mans treasure.

    Lee
    You've GOT to be kiddin me...!!!! ..

    Please ..Please..PLEASE explain...I mean please re-educate us on how you came to get this Mold...I can't find the thread!!:thumbup

    I'm crying .....really.

    Beautiful!!

    MORE PICS!!
  5. Feb 9, 2006, 10:11 PM - Re: Teaser 1 Please no goofy acronyms LOL #5

    I saw it few days ago when I was searching for something else.....Now I cant find it either!
  6. Rogue Studios is offline Rogue Studios
    Feb 9, 2006, 10:12 PM - Re: Teaser 1 Please no goofy acronyms LOL #6

  7. Spideyfett is offline Spideyfett
    Feb 9, 2006, 10:13 PM - Re: Teaser 1 Please no goofy acronyms LOL #7

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    Feb 9, 2006, 10:22 PM - Re: Teaser 1 Please no goofy acronyms LOL #8

    Hey now that's pretty neat-o
  9. Spideyfett is offline Spideyfett
    Feb 9, 2006, 10:32 PM - Re: Teaser 1 Please no goofy acronyms LOL #9

    Quote Jango_Fett_Jr said:
    Hey now that's pretty neat-o
    "NEAT-O??" .....Isn't this like...I don't know but maybe HISTORY being made?? ........And all you could come up with is "Neat-O"......(JFJ You know I kiddin with you right?) .

    What I mean is isn't this the first PIC, maybe CAST, or the first Pic of a Cast , of a REAL FETT HELMET???...... ...

    Maybe I'm just overly excited ...
  10. slave1pilot is offline slave1pilot
    Feb 9, 2006, 10:42 PM - Re: Teaser 1 Please no goofy acronyms LOL #10

    So is that an RS1 ?





    (sorry man, couldn't resist)
  11. Rogue Studios is offline Rogue Studios
    Feb 9, 2006, 10:50 PM - Re: Teaser 1 Please no goofy acronyms LOL #11

    LOL ok you got me.
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    Feb 9, 2006, 11:00 PM - Re: Teaser 1 Please no goofy acronyms LOL #12

    Man that's going to be one sweet bucket.! I would have loved to have had earcaps machined from metal but it was too costly. Guess I'll have to settle for my "K-Mart" Cold Cast
    Seeing as this is in the hands of the paint guru, I suspect this to be one hell of a bucket! Keep us posted Lee!
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    Feb 9, 2006, 11:21 PM - Re: Teaser 1 Please no goofy acronyms LOL #13

    Hey Lee, is this the old copper colored plug or is this a cast from that?
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    Feb 9, 2006, 11:35 PM - Re: Teaser 1 Please no goofy acronyms LOL #14

    Wow. . . that is so cool!!
    I guess we could refer to this one as a

    Real
    Original
    Genuine
    Unaltered
    Example

    Helmet.



    Sorry, RS. The temptation was too great!
  15. Rogue Studios is offline Rogue Studios
    Feb 9, 2006, 11:35 PM - Re: Teaser 1 Please no goofy acronyms LOL #15

    Roger that! Ye olde copper top sibling.

    Also not going to be an a-hole shoving helmets in peoples faces. Got another thing coming up for everyone just got to finish it and you all should be pretty happy with it. I'll get pics up as soon as I get it finished up.

    Lee
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    Feb 10, 2006, 8:07 AM - Re: Teaser 1 Please no goofy acronyms LOL #16

    eh, its alright.



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    Feb 10, 2006, 8:32 AM - Re: Teaser 1 Please no goofy acronyms LOL #17

    Spidey,

    We might not be tripping all over our tongues because a bunch of us were around when Lee got the original bronze lump and knew this would eventually happen. 8) It's not that we're not excited... just that we knew it would be coming eventually. You're not overly excited... too much.

    Lee, beautiful piece man... you are one lucky S.O.B. I'll be expecting my copy to arrive soon.
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    Feb 10, 2006, 9:34 AM - Re: Teaser 1 Please no goofy acronyms LOL #18

    I knew it would only be a matter of time before you cast one for yourself Lee

    It looks fantastic!!

    Steve
  19. Spideyfett is offline Spideyfett
    Feb 10, 2006, 9:44 AM - Re: Teaser 1 Please no goofy acronyms LOL #19

    Quote webchief said:
    Spidey,
    We might not be tripping all over our tongues because a bunch of us were around when Lee got the original bronze lump and knew this would eventually happen. 8) It's not that we're not excited... just that we knew it would be coming eventually. You're not overly excited... too much.
    Sorry....didn't mean to sound like a little school girl ..... ..

    I wish I could have seen it up close!!!...Now I'm Jealous...
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    Feb 10, 2006, 9:51 AM - Re: Teaser 1 Please no goofy acronyms LOL #20

    hmmmm

    looks okay i suppose........ if you like that kind of thing.

    Nathan
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    Feb 10, 2006, 10:13 AM - Re: Teaser 1 Please no goofy acronyms LOL #21

    Quote Rogue Studios said:

    Also not going to be an a-hole shoving helmets in peoples faces.

    Lee
    However, if you wanted to be an a-hole I wouldn't hold it against you!
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    Feb 10, 2006, 11:26 AM - Re: Teaser 1 Please no goofy acronyms LOL #22

    I never thought we would see the day when someone had an original, unaltered 1:1 casting of an original Fett helmet. I've never been so happy about being wrong
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    Feb 10, 2006, 10:31 PM - Re: Teaser 1 Please no goofy acronyms LOL #23

    Quote Spideyfett said:
    Sorry....didn't mean to sound like a little school girl ..... ..

    I wish I could have seen it up close!!!...Now I'm Jealous...
    Just to clarify my comments... when I said we were around.. I meant here on TDH... not in person. I've never seen it in person although I wish I had! Just here on TDH when he first announced he had it.
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    Feb 10, 2006, 11:20 PM - Re: Teaser 1 Please no goofy acronyms LOL #24

    I think RS took his plug and maybe a casting (?) to last year's Dragon Con.
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    Feb 10, 2006, 11:42 PM - Re: Teaser 1 Please no goofy acronyms LOL #25

    Quote tylerdurden said:
    I think RS took his plug and maybe a casting (?) to last year's Dragon Con.
    are you meaning the 2004 or 2005 DC. cause i was at the 2005 one & ima slap my self silly if i missed a chance to see this thing

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