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  1. Creon's Avatar
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    Apr 20, 2009, 1:20 AM - Re: my custom heavy mando #26

    been some time since i posted here last now. but here is what i have got in total. sorry bout the quality, again 2 mega pixels from my phone just isnt enough.







    i have bearly started working on the shins and knee armor, sorry bout that
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    Apr 20, 2009, 10:50 PM - Re: my custom heavy mando #27

    Hey, looking good man! Great progress. Keep it up, you'll be done in no time. Good work!
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    Apr 26, 2009, 3:40 PM - Re: my custom heavy mando #28

    thanks for the compliments folks! good and bad news however... turns out i have my exams stretched over the nest three weeks so wont be able to do any more work till 12th of may. that was the bad news, the good news is that i managed to put together the helmet dome and start on the fin. havent coatedit with any thing yet so it looks a bit messy but need to wait with that untill the fin is completely assembled. enjoy the pics and tell me what you think





    btw,

    i ued steel wire to get the correct shape of the bottom part of the fin sorry i dont have any pics of that



    cheers
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    Apr 26, 2009, 6:56 PM - Re: my custom heavy mando #29

    Awesome! Can't wait to see the finished product!
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    Apr 29, 2009, 7:23 PM - Re: my custom heavy mando #30

    Kandosii vod! Last pic looks like one I took: Yay cardboard!

    Your bucket is ganna be suhweet!
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    Apr 30, 2009, 2:00 AM - Re: my custom heavy mando #31

    lol, you gotta love taking pics of yourself in the mirror:P

    but that bucket looks nice Ordeyn, how thick id your cardboard?
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    May 1, 2009, 10:17 PM - Re: my custom heavy mando #32

    It's just cereal boxes. I really made it for the fun of it. And to complete my cereal box Boba, LoL.
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    May 2, 2009, 5:54 AM - Re: my custom heavy mando #33

    cool, sounds easy to work with. im using 4-5mm hard cardboard and have to use an electric saw to cut it... should have used cereal boxes
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    May 18, 2009, 8:55 AM - Re: my custom heavy mando #34

    oki finally i had a few days to work on my bucket


    at the back there will be a custom center piece joining the two "horns" that i added


    this is with the range finder and custom earpiece (not done btw, there will be some kind of small pyramid shape on the top of it)

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    May 18, 2009, 5:10 PM - Re: my custom heavy mando #35

    Looking good!!! I cant wait to see that RF done!!!
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    May 18, 2009, 6:17 PM - Re: my custom heavy mando #36

    That look's interesting....
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    May 19, 2009, 10:25 PM - Re: my custom heavy mando #37

    AWESOME MAN!!! That looks sooo cool!
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    May 21, 2009, 4:20 AM - Re: my custom heavy mando #38

    wow thanks!

    btw: does any one know of a cheap way of making the visor? i though of modifying the visors for motorcycle helmets
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    May 21, 2009, 1:19 PM - Re: my custom heavy mando #39

    Try something like this:

    http://www.harborfreight.com/cpi/cta...emnumber=46539

    You can get them with a black tint, and they work REALLY well. I made several helmets using visors from T-visors.com and then did a couple more with these. They work just as well as the $25.00 ones from T-visors.
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    May 21, 2009, 3:07 PM - Re: my custom heavy mando #40

    wow they look great thanks
  16. May 23, 2009, 3:57 PM - Re: my custom heavy mando #41

    This armor is turning out really cool! I love original ideas, and this is a really cool one! Keep up the good work!
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    Jun 2, 2009, 2:44 PM - Re: my custom heavy mando #42

    tomorrow is the day, im gona but the first base coat on my bucket since i finished the "beard" today... im not gona be able to sleep to night
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    Jun 2, 2009, 2:49 PM - Re: my custom heavy mando #43

    wow...thats coming along nicely! great job!
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    Jun 2, 2009, 3:11 PM - Re: my custom heavy mando #44

    sick idea, looks pretty awesome
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    Jun 3, 2009, 8:12 AM - Re: my custom heavy mando #45

    base coat and metallic silver... done!



    this one just to shoe the "beard" as i call it
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    Jun 3, 2009, 12:03 PM - Re: my custom heavy mando #46

    awesome man
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    Jun 3, 2009, 11:50 PM - Re: my custom heavy mando #47

    lookin good!
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    Jun 4, 2009, 2:33 AM - Re: my custom heavy mando #48

    vod, that helmet is awesome!!! GREAT WORK!!!
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    Jun 4, 2009, 3:02 PM - Re: my custom heavy mando #49

    LoL! I love the beard! Makes you look like a tiger! Awesome, man, awesome!
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    Jun 4, 2009, 3:27 PM - Re: my custom heavy mando #50

    wow i tiger, love it!:P thanks for the compliments everyone, didnt ecpect it really

    so good and bad news. the paint job went really well (i think) but i havents started the details on it yet, with a brush all. however i piece of my "tiger beard" fell off!!!:O so ill improvise a little and putting on "a box" see pics bellow and ull see





    btw: those pieces of cardboard are just really rough and took me less than 5 min

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