Airborne commando 212th battalion

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    Airborne commando 212th battalion

    I'm looking for armor for 212th Utapau airborne commando, does anyone have any good leads? Or possible build for me. Thanks

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    Re: Airborne commando 212th battalion

    Skygunbro makes the helmet...but clone troopers .net is the place for them really. You're going to need that helmet clone armor a satchel all kinds of extra bits. For the strapping. I've looked at doing one before.

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    Re: Airborne commando 212th battalion

    Ok thanks.

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    Re: Airborne commando 212th battalion

    As Fett4Real said before, try to contact SkyGunBro for the Beehive helmet. The armor is the same as for the other ( movie ) clone troopers but with some additional parts as the Kama, ammo bag, grenades and shotgun shells etc. If you have additional quests about the 212th airborne trooper feel free to ask me ;-) You can also found the WIP of my Airborne Trooper on clone troopers.net!!
    Greetings Ralf

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    Re: Airborne commando 212th battalion

    One of our members here used to do the parts for it...once and a while. Cant recal his name. Still wanna do one myself....its a really cool suit.

    maybe in a few years...I keep putting this one off I had the armor a while back and was making a clone to prepare it for the Airborne. Im thinking the ANOVOS clone should be a nice option for armor here soon...depending on price. But yeh definately need to start with the armor IMO...at the same time look for the greebs, add ons and get on facebook and contact skygunbro...there was 1 other maker but I think I like SGB's lid better....Id have to look again...had the links saved but reformatted that laptop without saving them :/

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    Re: Airborne commando 212th battalion

    The other helmet make for the beehive was Hippo. He started to rebuilt his original helmet a while ago but i don`t read anything after that if its still in progress. The other maker for the additional parts is Steelblitz and i can recommend his stuff which is awesome!! I use the parts from him also on my armor.

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    Re: Airborne commando 212th battalion

    YUP steelbitz...I had his belt...and was looking at the attachments from him also oh dear what can of worms has been reopened

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    Re: Airborne commando 212th battalion

    Fett 4 Real said: View Post
    YUP steelbitz...I had his belt...and was looking at the attachments from him also oh dear what can of worms has been reopened
    Yes, i know what you mean

    here`s what the airborne trooper can look like:

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    helmet ( PGHFett now SGB ), armor: OSCS, other parts like belt, sniper plate, some greeblies by Steelblitz , grenades and shotgun shells, strapping, Kama made by me!!
    CX4996

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    Re: Airborne commando 212th battalion

    Oh that's sick. Yeah I'll look into all of the parts I will need. Will I need to paint any of the armor?

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    Re: Airborne commando 212th battalion

    You may want to paint it....to make it all uniform in color...add black smuges and of course the orange stripes and such.

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    Re: Airborne commando 212th battalion

    Ok. I know that the212th is an orange color, but what would be the right orange? Also what about a DC-15A blaster rifle?

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    Re: Airborne commando 212th battalion

    About the color, the 501st CRL mentioned Tropical orange for the stripes etc. but Tropical Orange is not longer available. I choose RAL 2003 which is nearly similar to the Tropical Orange. For the Blaster i would recommend the ones from Woodchuck. You will find him also on ct.net

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