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    Oct 8, 2011, 2:57 PM - 41st Elite armor paintup... Finished and Approved! #1

    I've been busy upgrading my Boba but I've also been working on my clone armor these past months.

    This is my armor painted up with the 41st Elite colors. I did some basic weathering and scratching. I plan do a couple of more layers/ colors of grime to match up with the shins (which I did first). After that I need to make some mods to my boots and weather those too.

    I have a radio made by SEEKER to add to the back as well. I just had it off to paint up the armor.

    When I have someone to photograph me I'll suit up and show you how it looks.

    Let me know what you think! Thanks!






    Last edited by clonecollector; Nov 7, 2011 at 9:18 AM.
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    Oct 8, 2011, 2:58 PM - Re: 41st Elite armor paintup #2

    The holes in the backplate are for securing the radio.




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    Oct 8, 2011, 6:48 PM - Re: 41st Elite armor paintup #3

    I like it alot man very good job on the weathering.
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    Oct 8, 2011, 11:16 PM - Re: 41st Elite armor paintup #4

    wow great stuff
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    Oct 9, 2011, 1:27 PM - Re: 41st Elite armor paintup #5

    That looks great! I used to be obsessed with the 41st Elite armor, and it seems as if you've done an excellent job. Well done.
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    Oct 9, 2011, 3:01 PM - Re: 41st Elite armor paintup #6

    Thanks guys!
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    Oct 9, 2011, 3:02 PM - Re: 41st Elite armor paintup #7

    Sorry for the low res images... all I had today was my phone camera.

    My shoulders are not exactly where they should be, the biceps should come up a bit too. I need to redo my strapping system I think.

    My thighs have had two inches taken off around the girth already and if I had to take off more I think I'd look like I had pin legs. I think some foam padding on the back of the thighs will help keep them in place.

    Another think layer of foam should also help the knees stick out a bit more so they don't get caught under the thighs.

    I also thing the rubber shoulder straps should be cut down another inch or so to tighen up the upper part of the chest/ back.

    Pay no attention to the shoes yet... I have to add some more velcro on the tops and figure out how to get the ankles smooth.

    I also have not yet installed the elbow and knee straps





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    Nov 7, 2011, 9:19 AM - Re: 41st Elite armor paintup... Finished and Approved! #8

    Got my 501st approval today! I have some more tweaks to work on but I'm happy that its basically done!





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