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  1. Tormental's Avatar
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    Dec 2012
    Mar 8, 2014, 11:10 PM - ESB Guantlet hose connection #1

    Hello. I have a Bobamaker ESB gauntlet. I was wondering if anyone can give me advice on how to connect the hose to the gauntlet? Thank you.

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  3. sleepalot is offline sleepalot
    Mar 9, 2014, 1:20 AM - Re: ESB Guantlet hose connection #2

    I drilled the appropriate size hole for a wooden dowel. Added some krazy glue inside the hose to secure it to the dowel. Then just cut a hole big enough at the end of the hose that goes under your sleeve to fit a large safety pin to secure it. Careful though, make sure the hose length is appropriate.
  4. JimmyC's Avatar
    Member Since
    Oct 2010
    Mar 13, 2014, 10:34 PM - Re: ESB Guantlet hose connection #3

    The accurate route: The screen used gauntlet have two switches on the side... basically, the wires that reside inside hold the tube in place..

    Check this out: Boba Fett Empire Strikes Back Costume - HD Screen Captures - The Dented Helmet Gallery

    And check this out: Boba Fett Supertrooper Costume Test Fitting - The Dented Helmet Gallery

    Non Accurate option: compressor fittings... there is a couple of threads here that cover the fittings you are after.


    Last edited by JimmyC; Apr 15, 2014 at 6:35 PM.
  5. The5thHorseman's Avatar
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    Feb 2014
    Mar 14, 2014, 10:12 AM - Re: ESB Guantlet hose connection #4

    Excellent picture of the original hose connection! This is the first time i see this feature. Looks like i'm goiong to look for some more pictures in the Supertrooper gallery now.

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