Sep 7, 2009, 2:44 PM - My first mando
So, I'm going to be making my twin brother and myself some custom mando armor YAY.
But i've already hit my first hic-up... today i brought the card I needed but its too thick, I have a H.P deskjet F4180 and each time I put the card in the print the pep templates (Skip's - he's the man) I keep getting a error message saying theres a paper jam.
So right now I'm a little stressed out because tommorow I have to go out and buy some thinner card. (FYI the card says its 250gsm what ever that means :/) if anyone has any way of getting my printer to print card before I go to the shop to get more card I will give them a knight hood (i cant but il try)
Sep 7, 2009, 4:19 PM - Re: My first mando
well the easiest way to do this is to print them out on normal paper, cut them out and stick them to the card You will still end up with the same result and you can even take off the paper templates after they've been traced onto the card.
And you will then have templates to make the second set
Sep 8, 2009, 2:53 PM - Re: My first mando
¬¬ why didn't I think of that before . Oh well I bought new card now and I should work, i also bought 2 nerf pistols and a rifle i have taken part one pistol and painted it grey primer, il post pics soon
Sep 8, 2009, 2:57 PM - Re: My first mando
looking forward to it vod
Sep 10, 2009, 4:12 PM - Re: My first mando
so im half way throught making 1 helmet i have the gauntlets and jets packs to make also i think il redo the cod piece its come around nicly
Sep 10, 2009, 6:55 PM - Re: My first mando
you should post some pics
Sep 12, 2009, 7:19 AM - Re: My first mando
ok so im a little behind on pics and construction because it mine and my twins birthday today yay so im gonna be posting pics tonight at some point and carry on with the armor may the fett be with you all
Sep 12, 2009, 3:00 PM - Re: My first mando
looking forward to it
Oct 13, 2009, 4:46 PM - Re: My first mando
right so i've almost fiber glassed a full suit atm jjust need to finish the helmet, still need to find the top half for under armor... time is running out :Z