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    Apr 7, 2013, 3:28 PM - A-Wing Pilot Helmet-from Pepakura to Vacfoam #1

    Hi all,
    last year I build one of Dex very fantastic Y-Wing Helmets and I am interessted for the other ones to.A RPF member named Fierek made a very nice A and B-Wing Pepakura file for me and here are my first own vacfoam A-Wing helmet.After 2 week of rondo,bondo,sanding etc. I use the ready helmet directly for vacfoam.Here are the first pictures


























    Next step are build the detail parts and I am working on a B-Wing Helmet to.
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    Apr 8, 2013, 9:01 AM - Re: A-Wing Pilot Helmet-from Pepakura to Vacfoam #2

    Helmet is cut out from the plastic sheet and ready to build and paint.






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    Apr 21, 2013, 10:05 AM - Re: A-Wing Pilot Helmet-from Pepakura to Vacfoam #3

    Small update! I scratchbuild the detail parts and put them on the helmet for testing.Next I make the padding before I paint the helmet.






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    Apr 21, 2013, 12:27 PM - Re: A-Wing Pilot Helmet-from Pepakura to Vacfoam #4

    Very nice! I love the Rebel helmets.
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    Apr 28, 2013, 6:36 AM - Re: A-Wing Pilot Helmet-from Pepakura to Vacfoam #5

    Helmet is near finished.For show of I use a WW II Navy deck helmet at the moment.










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    Apr 28, 2013, 8:02 AM - Re: A-Wing Pilot Helmet-from Pepakura to Vacfoam #6

    Looks great! Did you custom make the leather pads around the ears?
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    Apr 28, 2013, 9:08 AM - Re: A-Wing Pilot Helmet-from Pepakura to Vacfoam #7

    Quote superjedi said: View Post
    Looks great! Did you custom make the leather pads around the ears?
    Thank you! Yes,I use a soft rubber tubing and sewn around it with leather like in style of my Y-Wing helmet.
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    Apr 28, 2013, 10:20 PM - A-Wing Pilot Helmet-from Pepakura to Vacfoam #8

    Man that is cool! I love the helmet. Been thinking of doing a set of x-Wing helmets.
    Keep up the good work!
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