A Sazzy Secret Santa Gift!

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    A Sazzy Secret Santa Gift!

    Hi guys,

    Me again...

    I have a story to tell on this cold winter's eve, when working out what secret santa gift to get, I struck up upon the idea of using one of my old test buckets to make a helmet for my gift recipient, knowing he likes Star Wars.

    Now, this bucket was knackered and needed a lot of filling, including reconstructing the triangles on both ears, this was done with car body filler and to be honest, I'm even surprised by the job done.







    Anyhoo, with a bit of spritzing, I have gotten this:











    I have ordered a few green visors of t'internet and I have the stalk ready to paint and fit.

    It won't be a wearable visor, but hopefully it will be a great display gift!

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    Re: A Sazzy Secret Santa Gift!

    Nicely done!

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    nice save!

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    Good work!

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    Awesome vod! I like improvisation and reusification

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    Re: A Sazzy Secret Santa Gift!

    RF is installed, Ear cap was blu tacced on.

    I'll install it all properly when the visor comes.












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    Re: A Sazzy Secret Santa Gift!

    And we're done, by no means perfect, but good enough to give away as a cheap present.




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    Re: A Sazzy Secret Santa Gift!

    Good job, man!

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    Re: A Sazzy Secret Santa Gift!

    Wow, just wow. Words cannot describe the awesome, vod!

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    Re: A Sazzy Secret Santa Gift!

    WHHAT DOES VOD MEAN!?! Seriousely... lol

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    Re: A Sazzy Secret Santa Gift!

    as near as i can tell, vod is mandalorian for brother or friend. kind of like saying, "what's up bro?"

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    Re: A Sazzy Secret Santa Gift!

    Thats what someone else told me. I guess it confused me cause I only ever see it in WIP threads for the most part. lol Thanks, Saint!

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    Re: A Sazzy Secret Santa Gift!

    Despite the compliments im still not getting a free bucket hehe

    xD Im joking. Though feel free to send one of to me anyways.

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    Re: A Sazzy Secret Santa Gift!

    I'll be seeing you friday anyway bearing gifts... well, not quite gifts, but you know what I mean!

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    Re: A Sazzy Secret Santa Gift!

    Hehe as close to gifts as you can get.

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    Re: A Sazzy Secret Santa Gift!

    SAZ, ANOTHER GREAT BUCKET!

    And to whoever your giving it to, they are lucky to be getting such a piece of art.

    Oh by the way, I'll send another installment on my dragon bucket next week mate.

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    Re: A Sazzy Secret Santa Gift!

    Thanks Bro,

    It's not perfect, as you know from your test bucket, there are dents and dinks and the tusk area isn't flush, but I'm sure the guy's going to like it.

    I'll also confess, it was a bit of a test for me, to see how well a Jango style helmet would come out

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