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    Help needed.

    I recently bought a stormtrooper helmet and I want to toughen it up. Will there be any problem if I fiberglass the inside of the helmet? It is made of ABS.

    Thanks in advance.

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    Re: Help needed.

    Thanks for your help guys!!!!!

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    Re: Help needed.

    No reason why you shouldnt be able to fibreglass the inside (although I'm no expert on ABS) as long as you remember to rough up the surface with some course sand paper so that it has something to cling to

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    Re: Help needed.

    mm.. What he said. roughen the surface up a bit before. you might also want to put a layer of polyester (resin) first and let that dry for a day before you add another layer of the fibreglass/resin mix.

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    Re: Help needed.

    Thanks a lot for taking the time to answer guys...Appreciated.

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    Re: Help needed.

    Hey... we are all here to help each other out.. just pass it on... pass it forward..

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