SupRsloth's ESB Fett Build

Discussion in 'Prop Building Workshop' started by SupRsloth, Sep 3, 2017.

  1. SupRsloth

    SupRsloth New Member

    Finished the inside of the bucket. Added some fans, installed the visor, and added padding. It took quite a few iterations of pad placement to get it to sit so I could see well out of the visor and still be comfortable. I know most people don't put fans in but I love them in my TK bucket so thought I'd give them a try here as well. They are a bit loud where they are placed. I'll remove them if they bother me with the noise due to placement, or if I simply stay cool enough without fogging due to the entirely open bottom of this bucket. Will post finished bucket pictures later.

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  2. ThatRndmBounty

    ThatRndmBounty Active Member

    Very clean looking! Nice!
     
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  3. hvacdon

    hvacdon Member

    Very Nice there SS !!
    Have you tested them to see how long they will run on a charge ??
     
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  4. DeathJedi

    DeathJedi Member

    Looking good. Keep up the work and the updates!
     
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  5. SupRsloth

    SupRsloth New Member

    I ran them on a test for ten hours. They were still going strong at that point. Can't imagine I'll ever be suited up that long. ;)
     
  6. GeekdadX7

    GeekdadX7 Member

    That looks awesome, great paint job.
     
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  7. hvacdon

    hvacdon Member

    Excellent SS !! That's great for them to last that long. What are the lipo batteries, and where did you get them? I like the compact size of them !!
     
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  8. SupRsloth

    SupRsloth New Member

    Got them from Amazon. https://www.amazon.com/dp/B00W52JWFK/ref=cm_sw_r_sms_awdo_t1_Wd9DAbNAA593A they are meant for charging cell phones hence the 3000maH rating . These were about as cheap as I could find for quality ones.
     
  9. hvacdon

    hvacdon Member

    Perfect, Thanks !!!! I'll get some when I'm ready for fans !!
     
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  10. SupRsloth

    SupRsloth New Member

    Final bucket pictures below. It will be a while before my next post as I currently don't have any of the other parts to start working on. I need to figure out which parts I want to go after next. Will probably go for the gauntlets and body armor pieces. Any recommendations on the best vendors to check out would be very much appreciated.

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  11. hvacdon

    hvacdon Member

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  12. Jc27

    Jc27 Active Member

    Did your kit arrive? It looks like your rangefinder LEDs are on with the stalk in the up position, it shouldn't be like that.
     
  13. SupRsloth

    SupRsloth New Member

    Kit arrived and works great. I temporarily bypassed the switch so it is on all the time. Thanks again for the quick turnaround time.
     
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  15. HansVader

    HansVader New Member

    looking good!
     
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