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  1. Oct 28, 2009, 11:54 PM - Re: 2nd set of trash can armor #576

    Man you Rock! I have been trying to produce a set of Mando Armor myself and it has been kickin my butt. the toughest thing so far has been the vest and the back Yoke but i should have a few pictures tomorrow to slip on here if its ok.
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    Oct 29, 2009, 12:01 AM - Re: 2nd set of trash can armor #577

    post any pics you want vod, my thread is open to all, but you must at least post one Patrick quote along with it.
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    Oct 29, 2009, 12:02 AM - Re: 2nd set of trash can armor #578

    Hey Levi, I think I can actually make that gaunt, I have an idea for the "blades"
    http://cgi.ebay.com/2-NEW-LED-Light-...item2c514b896e
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    Oct 29, 2009, 12:57 AM - Re: 2nd set of trash can armor #579

    OO OO OO!! buy me a pair!! i really want to make gaunts like that!! but if you dont want to i wont

    But i still wanna see progress on it!!
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    Oct 29, 2009, 1:02 AM - Re: 2nd set of trash can armor #580

    It'll be my first gauntlet, kinda funny, I haven't made gaunts for my black/purple or my snow, but I want to make the Dark Jedi Mando gaunts,
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    Oct 29, 2009, 1:05 AM - Re: 2nd set of trash can armor #581

    oh btw i sketched up a few ideas and ill post the pic so you can choose before i do the final drawing (and when i say final i only mean the first cause im guessing im gonna end up doing more than one )
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    Oct 29, 2009, 1:09 AM - Re: 2nd set of trash can armor #582

    I was also thinking of a double bladed saber, but the blades are gonna be side by side.
    I have to work out a way of doing that in PVC, but I dont think it'll be strong enough for anything other than show.


    @papa Tone, check out Jax's thread, he has a vest that is quite easy to make, and his work is FREAKIN AWESOME!

    http://www.thedentedhelmet.com/showthread.php?t=33296

    And Alpha had his grandma make him a cool vest, I had mine made by DarthCarcinerous (?sp sorry Darth) LadySewForUs's husband. His thread is called budget flak vest or something of that nature.
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    Oct 29, 2009, 6:40 PM - Re: 2nd set of trash can armor #583

    those are relly cool pretty cheap too
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    Oct 29, 2009, 6:58 PM - Re: 2nd set of trash can armor #584

    Actually me and my AUNT made it TOGETHER.... just wanted to make sure i get some of the credit
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    Oct 29, 2009, 7:58 PM - Re: 2nd set of trash can armor #585

    Where can one get the templates for sewing?
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    Oct 29, 2009, 11:26 PM - Re: 2nd set of trash can armor #586

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    Oct 29, 2009, 11:31 PM - Re: 2nd set of trash can armor #587

    Quote Alpha-2 said: View Post
    Actually me and my AUNT made it TOGETHER.... just wanted to make sure i get some of the credit
    Oops my bad, sorry vod.
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    Nov 1, 2009, 3:56 PM - Re: 2nd set of trash can armor #588

    was thinking of making the jaw/teeth look kind of like this visible in the cheek area of my dark jedi mando bucket:
    Attached Thumbnails Attached Thumbnails vampire-skull-side-view-jpg   photo-jpg   human_jawbone_left-jpg  

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    Nov 1, 2009, 4:02 PM - Re: 2nd set of trash can armor #589

    YIKES!!! That's scary lookin' Ori'ad
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    Nov 1, 2009, 4:03 PM - Re: 2nd set of trash can armor #590

    just gonna be the jaw bone's scuplted onto the cheek's of my next bucket.
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    Nov 1, 2009, 4:09 PM - Re: 2nd set of trash can armor #591

    thatll work! ill just add it in to what i have
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    Nov 1, 2009, 5:29 PM - Re: 2nd set of trash can armor #592

    which buy'ce is this for Ori'ad?
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    Nov 1, 2009, 6:37 PM - Re: 2nd set of trash can armor #593

    dark jedi mando. NOT Sith becaue's he was a Jedi, but likes the power of the dark side, but (another but) is usually neutral.
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    Nov 1, 2009, 8:11 PM - Re: 2nd set of trash can armor #594

    hmm... seems like I kill a lot of jettisee ner vod... lol maybe I can get along with a darkside user... but then again those darn sith keep taking advantage of us mando'ade too... hmm... lol

    I'm very interested in seeing a darkside sensitive mando tho... there's not very many of them out there.
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    Nov 1, 2009, 10:40 PM - Re: 2nd set of trash can armor #595

    Yeah, my guy doesn't like the sith, but like's using dark powers, he left the order due to differences with the Jedi and his home world, Aliit ori'shya taldin, so the Jedi attempted to remove his abilities, he found the darkside within and escaped.

    I'll think of a simple name for him later.
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    Nov 1, 2009, 10:49 PM - Re: 2nd set of trash can armor #596

    dikutla jettise, Ori'ad is this going to be ur primary armor or no? Which set's ur main set?
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    Nov 1, 2009, 11:00 PM - Re: 2nd set of trash can armor #597

    probably this one (dekutla Jettise) because I like the laser claws on the right hand, and I think I will use a hooded cape that I can drop off easily for saber combat.

    The saber plans are: Saber claws Right hand, Guard Shoto attached to both forearms, short saber's on the outer shins (non-removable), two short handled standard sabers, and one long handle saber.

    Guns will be: two blasters each side, 1 each thigh, 1 each waist (cross over style if you know what I mean) the blaster for my right hand on the left waist and left hand on right waist.

    As for my snow, I ordered a 7.5foot kelly green el wire to start the whip, and I got a clear shield for the bucket, and ordered a Greman snow poncho to cut up for the cape and kama. Just need the white Dickies painters jumpsuit.
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    Nov 2, 2009, 9:00 AM - Re: 2nd set of trash can armor #598

    Quote adonian said: View Post
    ...a 7.5foot kelly green el wire to start the whip...
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    Nov 2, 2009, 9:08 AM - Re: 2nd set of trash can armor #599

    I will start another thread for the Dark Jedi Mando in a few days with concept art and hopefully a start on the bucket or gauntlets, I think I'm gonna do what A'den does, more than one set at a time to prevent burn out.
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    Nov 2, 2009, 10:05 AM - Re: 2nd set of trash can armor #600

    Ori'ad I like the concepts... that's a whole lot of heat on one suit tho for the dark jetti... and yeah u mean crossdraw on the hips right? I get that, in fact... I told A'd'ika he should use that on his new armor... don't think he ended up goin with it tho. There's just somethin' about crossdraw that looks so... awesome. Kandosii ner vod keep working, can't wait to see these finished!

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