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    Dec 18, 2006, 5:23 PM - Things I know and things I need to know #1

    Ok everyone on the off chance that I can either find someone to lay up a fiberglass bucket for me or even less likely decide to attempt one on my own, I need a few bits of advice. I know you need to have a tool (mold) from which to work, so this boils down to two basic questions.
    1) What (inexpensive) mass produced helmet would be the best to use as a tool.
    2) Would I have to modify it before I get it fiberglassed? (some sort of reinforcement or hardening process maybe?)

    Thanks much.
    -Xorren
  2. Wes is offline Wes
    Dec 18, 2006, 5:30 PM - Re: Things I know and things I need to know #2

    Get this - http://www.thedentedhelmet.com/showthread.php?t=16673

    Then lay some FG in it for reinforcement.
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    Dec 18, 2006, 5:56 PM - Re: Things I know and things I need to know #3

    Thank you good sir, however I've been talking to Sgt Fang about one of his, but that's till quite a bit of $$...oh well.
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    Dec 18, 2006, 8:45 PM - Re: Things I know and things I need to know #4

    $95 is an absolute STEAL for one of Sarge's helmets. Good bucket, good price.
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    Dec 18, 2006, 9:24 PM - Re: Things I know and things I need to know #5

    Alright Alright I give up. I'll go ahead with Sgt Fang if it all possible.
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    Dec 18, 2006, 11:07 PM - Re: Things I know and things I need to know #6

    You CANNOT get a better deal on a good bucket than Sarge's resin kit.
    You'd probably wind up paying almost as much for a Rubies. . . and there's no comparison as to quality.
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    Dec 19, 2006, 2:35 PM - Re: Things I know and things I need to know #7

    Yes it is a great deal. I cant wait for mine to get here Next Week!

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