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    Sep 20, 2004, 5:06 PM - Well, it's a start! #1

    Hey guys,

    Took the plunge and finally committed to doing a Boba Fett. I always promised myself that it would be one of the last SW costumes I do, so here I am, finally at that point.

    Took the forums advice and went searching for a helmet on Ebay. Found a DP96. I definetly want to get a mystery helmet in the future.

    Does anyone have a good tutorial on how to repaint the helmet and make the necessary mods to it? I realize that this isn't the best helmet in the world to have for this costume (first need to see if it fits my head), but it's a start.

    On a side note, does anyone on TDH offer to paint helmets? Just curious.

    Thanks in advance!
    -Dion
    TK/TD/DZ 1217 (hoping one day to add BH)
    NER XO
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    Sep 20, 2004, 5:25 PM - Re: Well, it's a start! #2

    Rimshot does
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    Sep 20, 2004, 9:08 PM - Re: Well, it's a start! #3

    Which version of Fett will you be doing? Albino, Pre-pro1, Pre-pro2, ESB, ROTJ?????
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    Sep 20, 2004, 9:40 PM - Re: Well, it's a start! #4

    Yes I offer to paint helmets. My price range is from $80 to $150 depending on what you want. PLease PM me for details if you're interested.
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    Sep 21, 2004, 11:57 AM - Re: Well, it's a start! #5

    I am doing a white Mandolorian suit. Go to armor section, look and view my pre-pro pics, the added images from others who posted pics and see how I am painting mine (I think).

    Look at my rendering of a Ralph McQuarrie design...



    Click below to go directly to the string.

    http://tdh.prop-planet.com/viewtopic...=10909&forum=4

    I will paint your helmet if you are doing a pre-pro white. I am trying to get a group to do the same scheme. I also make "some" armor parts. Say hey or PM me.

    Later, John

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