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  1. laar0406's Avatar
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    May 21, 2008, 3:26 AM - Boots #1

    Searching information about the Jango Fett costume I am starting, I was looking for the boots.

    I may have found some here http://www.shoemall.com/product/Kenn...eyCode=SMJQ993

    Are these ok?

    Thanks
    John
    Last edited by laar0406; May 21, 2008 at 7:28 AM.
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    May 21, 2008, 8:53 AM - Re: Boots #2

    In all honesty, those aren't too accurate. The cheap alternate are the JBX2 boots that are sold at Journeys.



    http://www.journeys.com/catalog_deta...s/GBX&id=59726

    I got myself a pair and they are pretty decent as far as accuracy goes.
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    May 21, 2008, 9:17 AM - Re: Boots #3

    Those are great boots... comfortable too!!
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    May 21, 2008, 9:36 AM - Re: Boots #4

    Thanks. Will check the JBX.
    Just like my TK where I got the boots first also

    These need some modificatons?
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    May 21, 2008, 10:00 AM - Re: Boots #5

    Lower buckle needs to be removed. Other than that, not any real mods.
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    May 21, 2008, 10:03 AM - Re: Boots #6

    I'd suggest taking some black shoe polish to the stitching as it's a dark grey. Aside from that and the lower buckle, you'll be good to go.
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    May 21, 2008, 2:13 PM - Re: Boots #7

    "Ready to order"
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    May 21, 2008, 2:32 PM - Re: Boots #8

    ..........they don't ship outside US
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    May 22, 2008, 5:12 PM - Re: Boots #9

    Thanks to an Alaskan friend these boots will be send to me
  10. Jun 30, 2008, 4:55 PM - Re: Boots #10

    Anyone got pictures of the finish boot for exact Jango look?
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    Jul 13, 2008, 8:15 PM - Re: Boots #11

    I have these boots and wouldn't mind seeing a finished product!
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    Jul 14, 2008, 7:14 AM - Re: Boots #12

    After all modifications are completed, like the removal of the lower buckle, the addition of rub-n-buff to the edges of the soles and boot armor... this is what you'll get.

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    Jul 14, 2008, 1:42 PM - Re: Boots #13

    I got my boots in last week, the Journey's.
    Modification will start as soon as the boot armour is ready.

    What exactly is rub-n-buff that is needed for the boots?
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    Jul 14, 2008, 2:09 PM - Re: Boots #14

    The rub-n-buff is for the edges of the soles, the two silver areas on either side of the arch in the above photo. You'll have to mask off with painters tape then simply apply the rub-n-buff. Pretty easy really.
  15. Jul 14, 2008, 2:37 PM - Re: Boots #15

    Have you got close us of the finished boot Ian?

    Laar0406 - am shocked and disapointed they don't ship them boots outside US. I'm in the UK, bit stuffed too in getting those boots.
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    Jul 14, 2008, 3:47 PM - Re: Boots #16

    I'll snap a few close ups for you tonight.
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    Jul 14, 2008, 4:28 PM - Re: Boots #17

    i got those too but havnt used them yet for jango...i like them so much i havnt had the heart to costumized them..lol
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    Jul 14, 2008, 10:44 PM - Re: Boots #18

    Here ya go...


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    Jul 15, 2008, 12:55 AM - Re: Boots #19

    How did you attach the straps? To the boot. To the armor?
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    Jul 15, 2008, 1:29 AM - Re: Boots #20

    Quote MaldorianGuard said: View Post
    Have you got close us of the finished boot Ian?

    Laar0406 - am shocked and disapointed they don't ship them boots outside US. I'm in the UK, bit stuffed too in getting those boots.

    Indeed.
    I got then through a friend who lives in Alaska. Took four weeks and some extra import costs, but seemed like the only way to get them.
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    Jul 15, 2008, 7:32 AM - Re: Boots #21

    Quote sithchick said: View Post
    How did you attach the straps? To the boot. To the armor?

    The straps are attached to the armor with rivets ( I'll be adding some velcro to keep the armor from riding up my ankle ), and the srtaps are attached to the boots with snaps.

    You'll have to make holes through the sides of the heels to mount the snaps. Make sure that you get the long shaft variety.
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    Jul 15, 2008, 8:14 AM - Re: Boots #22

    WTG Ian, :thumbup

    I have the same exact boots and now that I've seen the way to do it, I'm not afraid to mark them up now!
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    Jan 27, 2009, 1:05 AM - Re: Boots #23

    does anyone have pics of the original jango boots?
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    Feb 13, 2009, 2:58 PM - Re: Boots #24

    great!!!
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    Feb 25, 2009, 10:25 AM - Re: Boots #25

    We might be out of luck. And by "we", I of course mean "me". Looking at the website, it appears that Journeys no longer sells the JBX2. Bummer.

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