New Member Intro Post

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    New Member Intro Post

    Hello all, I am new to the site, however I have been looking around some of the threads for several months. I have made a few costumes for various halloween projects however my work is nothing near the craftsmanship of some of the projects I've seen here. I would like to eventually build an arc trooper (I own a vacuform kit of a clone trooper, have yet to modify and assemble) and Iron Man armor. I build furniture as a hobby using dove tail and mortising techniques and avoiding nails, screws, etc. I enjoy making things and would like to begin working on some armor. Any advice would help. Thanks!

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    Welcome to TDH!

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    thank you!

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    Sounds like you have skills. Not nunchuck or bowhunting skills but still skills. Welcome aboard!!!

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    Welcome!

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    Welcome...

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    Funny you mention nunchaku, i actually made some out of wood and nylon cord once.

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    I think we all did as kids. I still have the scars...emotional scars....

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    Welcome, Wet Sheep!

    Best advice is to research your project by reading up as much as you can on this site, and ask questions if there's anything you don't understand, stay away from ebay, and read the tutorials and WiP's.

    Good luck - I'm just about to embark on putting an ARC together myself!

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    ive been doing that for quite some time now, thank you very much for the advice!

    Ive been wanting to do an ARC for a while, as soon as i finish some furniture projects i plan to get started. ill post pictures when i get into it a bit.

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    Boomer Fett said: View Post
    I think we all did as kids. I still have the scars...emotional scars....

    Haha! I couldn't have put it better myself!

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