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    Mar 16, 2006, 6:42 PM - Star Wars Bounty Hunter RF idea #1

    I wish to not throw myself further into he newb category, but has anyone ever consider making the RF screen based off the games RF? I always thought it would be neat to recreate that RF screen on a helmet being built after Jango. If and when I get the resources and helmet along with some desperatly needed money, I have will try to replicate" that screen. Has anyone else ever done this before?

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    Mar 16, 2006, 8:07 PM - Re: Star Wars Bounty Hunter RF idea #2

    got any pics of what you are looking to do?
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    Mar 16, 2006, 8:54 PM - Re: Star Wars Bounty Hunter RF idea #3

    Yes, I do. I apologize for not posting one i the first place. In the game, the ranger finder was basically used as an ID scanner, where in the game, you hunt bounties with it, as shown in the picture. Now, for me, this is what I would like to do when I do construct my own helm. For those that are more true to what ever facts there is about it, its just a suggestion.

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    Mar 16, 2006, 9:53 PM - Re: Star Wars Bounty Hunter RF idea #4

    You'd better start programming the targeting software as well as the HUD.
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    Mar 16, 2006, 9:57 PM - Re: Star Wars Bounty Hunter RF idea #5

    Yea when I can figure out how to do that.....
    I meant just like a appearence of it looking like that, lol, not really a real computerized one. Hell, if I could do that, I'd beall over doing that.

    -tubachris
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    Mar 16, 2006, 10:24 PM - Re: Star Wars Bounty Hunter RF idea #6

    Are you basically talking about drawing that inside of your helmet? What point would that really serve?
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    Mar 16, 2006, 10:59 PM - Re: Star Wars Bounty Hunter RF idea #7

    Quote JoNich said:
    Are you basically talking about drawing that inside of your helmet? What point would that really serve?

    No, no no nooooo. Not on the inside of the helmet. That basic picture would be the RF screen instead of a clear little window, not on the inside of the helmet.

    -tubachris
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    Mar 17, 2006, 12:16 AM - Re: Star Wars Bounty Hunter RF idea #8

    You should take a screenshot like that, scale it to size to fit the window, and print it on a transparancy sheet with a color laser printer.
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    Mar 17, 2006, 1:39 PM - Re: Star Wars Bounty Hunter RF idea #9

    Quote digital509 said:
    You should take a screenshot like that, scale it to size to fit the window, and print it on a transparancy sheet with a color laser printer.

    Damn, I was wondering how I was going to do that, thanks for the idea, I have the materials to do that. If I get more detailed into it, possibly put a greenlight behind it.

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    (So many ideas, not enogh resources....)
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    Mar 17, 2006, 2:17 PM - Re: Star Wars Bounty Hunter RF idea #10

    It´s easy to make that screen with photoshop. So after some minutes, you will get that screen clean of characters. Only lines, numbers, etc.

    But personally, I wouldn´t attach anything to the RF. I would let it clean of any picture.
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    Mar 17, 2006, 2:20 PM - Re: Star Wars Bounty Hunter RF idea #11

    Quote JangoUri said:
    Itīs easy to make that screen with photoshop. So after some minutes, you will get that screen clean of characters. Only lines, numbers, etc.

    But personally, I wouldnīt attach anything to the RF. I would let it clean of any picture.

    I guess, but giving it something adds more realism to it, thats my thought personally.
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    Mar 17, 2006, 2:20 PM - Re: Star Wars Bounty Hunter RF idea #12

    Quote JangoUri said:
    Itīs easy to make that screen with photoshop. So after some minutes, you will get that screen clean of characters. Only lines, numbers, etc.

    But personally, I wouldnīt attach anything to the RF. I would let it clean of any picture.

    I guess, but giving it something adds more realism to it, thats my thought personally.
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    Mar 17, 2006, 2:22 PM - Re: Star Wars Bounty Hunter RF idea #13

    Quote JangoUri said:
    It´s easy to make that screen with photoshop. So after some minutes, you will get that screen clean of characters. Only lines, numbers, etc.

    But personally, I wouldn´t attach anything to the RF. I would let it clean of any picture.
    I guess, but adding something like that would seem more realistic then to leave it blank. Another idea had with it is to put a light behind it, and whenever I lowered it into the down posisition, the light would automatically turn on, and when raised back into the up posistion, the light would turn off. Just another cool idea I have.

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    Mar 17, 2006, 2:23 PM - Re: Star Wars Bounty Hunter RF idea #14

    Quote tubachris85x said:
    Damn, I was wondering how I was going to do that, thanks for the idea, I have the materials to do that. If I get more detailed into it, possibly put a greenlight behind it.

    -tubachris
    (So many ideas, not enogh resources....)

    I use to manage a Kinkos and this is the kind of crap we would do as side projects. I am going to do the samething I think a member here mentioned this. Sounds like a great idea. I am going to make a transparency screen capture of the Falcon taking off in space.
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    Mar 17, 2006, 2:29 PM - Re: Star Wars Bounty Hunter RF idea #15

    Quote Gonzo Fett said:
    I use to manage a Kinkos and this is the kind of crap we would do as side projects. I am going to do the samething I think a member here mentioned this. Sounds like a great idea. I am going to make a transparency screen capture of the Falcon taking off in space.
    Lol, Maybe you can make several as to where you can switch them out depending on what you want in the RF that day.

    -tubachris
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    Mar 17, 2006, 2:33 PM - Re: Star Wars Bounty Hunter RF idea #16

    Quote tubachris85x said:
    Lol, Maybe you can make several as to where you can switch them out depending on what you want in the RF that day.

    -tubachris
    yeah it will be the new Fett ViewFinder
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    Mar 17, 2006, 2:37 PM - Re: Star Wars Bounty Hunter RF idea #17

    Quote Gonzo Fett said:
    yeah it will be the new Fett ViewFinder

    Ahha! Behold, the FETT VEIWMASTER!!!!!!!!

    -tubachris
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    Mar 17, 2006, 9:04 PM - Re: Star Wars Bounty Hunter RF idea #18

    Woah Gonzo, I was just thinking the exact same thing..Then I scrolled down to see the viewmaster. Get out of my head!
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    Mar 17, 2006, 10:47 PM - Re: Star Wars Bounty Hunter RF idea #19

    Im like Mango from SNL, once you see me, you can never get me out of your head.

    -tubachris
    (How disturbing is that...)
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    Mar 17, 2006, 11:05 PM - Re: Star Wars Bounty Hunter RF idea #20

    Quote tubachris85x said:
    Im like Mango from SNL, once you see me, you can never get me out of your head.

    -tubachris
    (How disturbing is that...)
    I hope that's the ONLY way you're like Mango.
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    Mar 17, 2006, 11:11 PM - Re: Star Wars Bounty Hunter RF idea #21

    Quote digital509 said:
    I hope that's the ONLY way you're like Mango.
    me too......
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    Mar 18, 2006, 12:43 PM - Re: Star Wars Bounty Hunter RF idea #22

    Seeing that screen capture makes me want to play the game again. It was a total blast! Pun intended.
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    Apr 24, 2006, 10:46 PM - Re: Star Wars Bounty Hunter RF idea #23

    Hey, I know it's an old topic, but I have something to add to the conversation.
    I just altered and printed the screencap to fit my RF. You can barely make any of it out, except that it's green. My mom photoshopped it so it looks acceptable, but I can't load it because it's 796x796 mbs.
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    Apr 25, 2006, 12:14 AM - Re: Star Wars Bounty Hunter RF idea #24

    You could have the stop part of the rangefinder with a smoked green sheet that will show that when it is moved down infront of the helmet. It would just be a screen that couldn't be used, it would just be some little tool that only you'd see
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    Apr 25, 2006, 12:17 AM - Re: Star Wars Bounty Hunter RF idea #25

    I did this up ages ago when I was bored but completely forgot to post it. Click the thumbnail for a full-sized one so you can print it out on a clear background, or photoshop it to whatever you like. Might be cool to put it in the little square part of the rangefinder (if you do ESB), and illuminate with a white LED from behind. I won't bother since no one would see it but me, but I thought someone might want to use it.
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