Fettpride CC Jango Fett Gauntlets

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    Fettpride CC Jango Fett Gauntlets

    Hi all,

    I purchased earlier in the year a pair of cc Jango Fett Gauntlets which were made by Fefttpride (Chris). I purchased the gauntlets from GalacticBountyHuhnter (Eric)







    I purchased new hinges from my local hardware store (www.diy.com).



    I also purchased new electronic parts also from www.maplin.co.uk

    I passed the gaunts along with electronic parts to BobbyFettUK to complete.

    We have been waiting on metal parts from Dark-Side to come through.

    I have been recently informed they have arrived.

    All over to you know Rob!

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    Re: Fettpride CC Jango Fett Gauntlets

    OK Phil, will get you something on here, one thing, when I opened the package from Fab it only had 2 of the small plumbing type fittings, not 3 as pictured above. Not checked out how many are required, but it could be an issue?

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    you need only 2!

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    Re: Fettpride CC Jango Fett Gauntlets

    narley gaunts, I cant wait to play with my CC Cruzers gaunts AND Fab's darts!!!!!!

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    Re: Fettpride CC Jango Fett Gauntlets

    Indeed Fab is right Rob.

    http://gallery.thedentedhelmet.com/v...04_12.JPG.html

    Makes me wonder why you get 3 then?

    This is what I thought would be a parts issue.

    http://gallery.thedentedhelmet.com/v...5_092.jpg.html

    The pipe fitting on the left hand gauntlet.

    http://gallery.thedentedhelmet.com/v...5_086.jpg.html

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    you must find 4 1\8" hose fittings with conic thread.


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    Re: Fettpride CC Jango Fett Gauntlets

    Got you Fab, and I figure the flame thrower unit simply has the hose fittings, thats what I see in the ref photos.

    OK, quick question, how have members fitted the flame thrower unit? I favour a mechanical fixing, but can't see an obvious way to get it, without having some nuts on the inside of the gaunt, which there is not much room for. So I thought about an adhesive, but that does not really please me.

    Anyway, I pretty much have the right gaunt built up now, just need to fit the second half of the closure hinge and pipe adding.



    Next onto the left gaunt. I have the first hinge on and seem happy with the parts, just need to get the flame thrower on satisfactorily now.



    The missile is so nice, great work on all the ali parts Fab

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    Re: Fettpride CC Jango Fett Gauntlets

    Nice Work Rob! Might be good idea to pm Fettpride on your question Rob!

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    Re: Fettpride CC Jango Fett Gauntlets

    I solved the issue. I got 4 small bolts mounted in the flamethrower and bolted it on, that way it can be removed if required. Will get a photo of how I did it later, but for now here is where I am.


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    Can't wait to see what the weathering looks like on this.

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    Re: Fettpride CC Jango Fett Gauntlets

    Wow, those are some beautiful guantlets. Great job on the build!

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    Any updates Rob?

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    Re: Fettpride CC Jango Fett Gauntlets

    Ta Dah!




    Just after some allen keys for the hinges. Anyone know where you get them from?

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    very very nice!
    the missile tip it's all black

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    Re: Fettpride CC Jango Fett Gauntlets

    Thanks Fab!

    Thanks for your parts!

    Seen this reference pic.
    http://gallery.thedentedhelmet.com/v...5_077.jpg.html

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    Thanks Fab. Will get that topped up.

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    Re: Fettpride CC Jango Fett Gauntlets

    WOW! These look great! I can't wait to get started on mine. Just hope they look as good as yours! Thanks for all the great pics!

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    Re: Fettpride CC Jango Fett Gauntlets

    Thanks for the comments. Still got to do some work on them still!

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