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    Feb 17, 2009, 2:02 PM - 4th time the charm? Machined Metal Jango Blasters interest thread #1

    Well here we go again. I'm really hoping something will come of this, its through a member on the RPF. His shop makes props, so I'm pretty sure that we'll have a better chance of doing this for real this time.

    I sent the WOF templates to him, and asked for a quote for 10 sets or 20 individual blasters parts. We would have everything but the grip made in metal. I was thinking about getting a metel master grip made for molding purposes just how MR and the screen used Hero blasters are.

    So he says that he'll be taking the drawings to his shop later this week, and should be able to produce a quote.

    I'm not holding my breath though, based on the past few machinist that skipped out.

    -TC
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    Feb 17, 2009, 2:42 PM - Re: 4th time the charm? Machined Metal Jango Blasters interest thread #2

    Tuba if you have the drawins already Im sure that my machinist here in town can make them, and at a very good price.

    What drawings are you giving him? Do you have cad, or wof's flat drawings?

    I ask because when I spoke to him last, he said making it is not a problem, but he didnt have time to do the cad, acurate atm, and all i had to show him was a kids blaster

    Let me know I can get you his contact information, or we can have a 3 way conference call if you would like to discuss it with him.
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    Feb 17, 2009, 3:33 PM - Re: 4th time the charm? Machined Metal Jango Blasters interest thread #3

    Quote Stormrider said: View Post
    Tuba if you have the drawins already Im sure that my machinist here in town can make them, and at a very good price.

    What drawings are you giving him? Do you have cad, or wof's flat drawings?

    I ask because when I spoke to him last, he said making it is not a problem, but he didnt have time to do the cad, acurate atm, and all i had to show him was a kids blaster

    Let me know I can get you his contact information, or we can have a 3 way conference call if you would like to discuss it with him.

    It is WOF flat drawings, but I'm sure you can build them up in CAD. Actually...I probably can myself, but I dont have the program on my personal computer :/

    If you can get a quote from him, I'd like to see what we can work out

    -TC
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    Feb 17, 2009, 4:29 PM - Re: 4th time the charm? Machined Metal Jango Blasters interest thread #4

    Interested to see what you guys come up with here, my machine shop old timers are more than capable - just seem to want to talk glass eyes to sleep with stories of a bygone era?

    Maybe your original guys are still chatting it over?

    Good luck with it guys. may be up for a set pending price.
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    Feb 24, 2009, 12:52 PM - Re: 4th time the charm? Machined Metal Jango Blasters interest thread #5

    TC,

    I've got a guy in my Garrison that's got the ability to do a full CNC work up and he's no stranger to SW, if your local machinists fall through would you be willing to talk to him about doing a run?
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    Feb 24, 2009, 1:00 PM - Re: 4th time the charm? Machined Metal Jango Blasters interest thread #6

    Quote tubachris85x said: View Post
    It is WOF flat drawings, but I'm sure you can build them up in CAD. Actually...I probably can myself, but I dont have the program on my personal computer :/
    If I remember well, WOF posted the CAD Draws, I will search the thread...
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    Feb 26, 2009, 4:50 AM - Re: 4th time the charm? Machined Metal Jango Blasters interest thread #7

    Quote Stormrider said: View Post
    Tuba if you have the drawins already Im sure that my machinist here in town can make them, and at a very good price.

    What drawings are you giving him? Do you have cad, or wof's flat drawings?

    I ask because when I spoke to him last, he said making it is not a problem, but he didnt have time to do the cad, acurate atm, and all i had to show him was a kids blaster

    Let me know I can get you his contact information, or we can have a 3 way conference call if you would like to discuss it with him.
    Quote Gee2 said: View Post
    TC,

    I've got a guy in my Garrison that's got the ability to do a full CNC work up and he's no stranger to SW, if your local machinists fall through would you be willing to talk to him about doing a run?

    For both of you guys, if you can contact your machinists, provide them with the WOF CAD drawings, ask them to quote you for a run of 20 blasters (10 sets) for only the barrel, trigger and pistol butt. Also mention weather or not they would be able to provide the brass pieces as well (inside the barrel and the notch in the back of the cartridge)

    I'll be willing to talk to your contacts directly if you wish instead. Thanks

    -TC
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    Feb 26, 2009, 7:12 AM - Re: 4th time the charm? Machined Metal Jango Blasters interest thread #8

    My guy is contacting his shop today with the plans, he also has a MR Westar set that he will reference if needed.
    Last edited by Gee2; Feb 26, 2009 at 1:23 PM.
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    Feb 27, 2009, 11:34 PM - Re: 4th time the charm? Machined Metal Jango Blasters interest thread #9

    I am interested. Would love a set of these if it happens.
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    Feb 28, 2009, 8:54 AM - Re: 4th time the charm? Machined Metal Jango Blasters interest thread #10

    im in for a set as well
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    Oct 4, 2009, 12:15 AM - Re: 4th time the charm? Machined Metal Jango Blasters interest thread #11

    Hey Guys,

    What ever came of this. I would have interest in this!!

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