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  1. Fractal Fett's Avatar
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    Aug 27, 2009, 11:31 PM - Re: Starting my first Mando today #201

    A. Fiberglass the inside first
    2, buy replacement paste at home depot
    tre, WEAR A RESPIRATOR!!! Unless you want to sound like the Emperor Gargling nails for the rest of your not-so-long life. BUY ONE!!!!!
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  3. Fractal Fett's Avatar
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    Aug 27, 2009, 11:31 PM - Re: Starting my first Mando today #202

    lol
  4. Saz's Avatar
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    Aug 28, 2009, 8:25 AM - Re: Starting my first Mando today #203

    You know we should link our threads together somehow to do one big how to for people...
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    Aug 28, 2009, 2:59 PM - Re: Starting my first Mando today #204

    That /\ is a very good idea...
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    Aug 29, 2009, 2:35 PM - Re: Starting my first Mando today #205

    i agree
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    Aug 29, 2009, 5:47 PM - Re: Starting my first Mando today #206

    /\ I agree also.
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    Aug 31, 2009, 10:57 AM - Re: Starting my first Mando today #207

    I'm planning it on my laptop here in spain, will start off with a glossary first, but we really need to ensure it's organised and hopefully it will be stickied when we are done.

    Watch this space, well, not this one, another thread when I start it.
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    Aug 31, 2009, 7:59 PM - Re: Starting my first Mando today #208

    alright

    just one question... does this include me at all?
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    Sep 1, 2009, 8:17 AM - Re: Starting my first Mando today #209

    If you have a tutorial you'd like to share with everyone, then yes.
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    Sep 2, 2009, 10:30 PM - Re: Starting my first Mando today #210

    Im kinda worried about how my bucket looks

    Ive got a few pics for you guys too see, and i was wondering if there is anything i should improve on before i finish

    thanks
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    Sep 2, 2009, 10:30 PM - Re: Starting my first Mando today #211

    whoops just realized i acidentally added one of the paper version but oh well, no harm done
  13. Aden Kyramud's Avatar
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    Sep 2, 2009, 11:51 PM - Re: Starting my first Mando today #212

    That's how it should look!!! It's coming along really nicely ner vod! Good work!
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    Sep 3, 2009, 12:02 AM - Re: Starting my first Mando today #213

    Alright good

    whew thats a relief
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    Sep 3, 2009, 1:54 AM - Re: Starting my first Mando today #214

    Yup, you look like a professional at this. Mine both had major globs of bondo, yours is smooth.
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    Sep 3, 2009, 7:18 AM - Re: Starting my first Mando today #215

    yeah it looks good lev'ika!
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    Sep 3, 2009, 9:48 AM - Re: Starting my first Mando today #216

    to me the dome is a little too round, you may need to extend it a little.
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    Sep 3, 2009, 8:04 PM - Re: Starting my first Mando today #217

    k i will see what i can do
  19. Aden Kyramud's Avatar
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    Sep 4, 2009, 11:19 AM - Re: Starting my first Mando today #218

    Idk...It looks fine to me. If it fit your head, I wouldnt worry about it.
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    Sep 4, 2009, 12:14 PM - Re: Starting my first Mando today #219

    /\ Agree with A'den, if it fits, leave it be, remember your doing custom Mando here, not a 1:1 Fett.
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    Sep 4, 2009, 5:25 PM - Re: Starting my first Mando today #220

    Ok Im going to a football game today so no bondo today. But I have a 4 day weekend so im gonna finish it asap
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    Sep 4, 2009, 6:36 PM - Re: Starting my first Mando today #221

    DONT RUSH, take your time.
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    Sep 5, 2009, 7:41 PM - Re: Starting my first Mando today #222

    Well theres a problem

    I ran out of Bondo Glass :'( I think i may have used to much because i have the front of the bucket to bondo yet

    I really dont feel like buying another and Im so frustrated right now im even considering buying a premade helmet
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    Sep 5, 2009, 8:48 PM - Re: Starting my first Mando today #223

    heres a few pictures of what it currently look like

    [IMG]file:///Users/mierau/Desktop/aaaandndndnd/IMG_1677.JPG[/IMG]
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    Sep 5, 2009, 9:02 PM - Re: Starting my first Mando today #224

    sorry pictures are not working


    Ill get them up asap
  26. Aden Kyramud's Avatar
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    Sep 5, 2009, 9:03 PM - Re: Starting my first Mando today #225

    I no see pictures... And dont get frusterated! Stay patient; these take time and lots of bondoglass. But you will like it WAY more than if you buy a premade.

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