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  1. Mar 23, 2005, 6:54 PM - 1st Helmet Part two #1

    Ok, More pictures of my progress. I have begun 'smoothing' out the weathering with shades of grey and begun adding details. I really don't like the side shot with the kill stripes. It looks very crooked at this angle, yet, when I hold it up it looks pretty sweet in real light(thanks to TK409 for the template). Also, I hand painted the ear piece instead of using decals.

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  3. Mar 23, 2005, 7:47 PM - Re: 1st Helmet Part two #2

    That's looking good. One suggestion though. The ESB version of the helmet only has 14 kill stripes. Keep up the good work.
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    Mar 23, 2005, 7:49 PM - Re: 1st Helmet Part two #3

    The helmet is looking cool man .. awesome paint job

    :jet pack
  5. Mar 23, 2005, 8:57 PM - Re: 1st Helmet Part two #4

    Your right Fettfullofdollars. I am gonna do my 1st setup as my own impression(been busy killin ya see). Later I plan on doing an M_S bucket to movie spec. Up to now I've only done models. This is much larger scale and the detail work is still an experiment for me. I am finding some of my methods just are not practical on things this large. So far I am finding layered paint and mustard seem to be the way to go for realistic chipping and weathering. My next bucket will be planned accordingly...heheh...but this is very fun and I hope it will turn out a good looking (non-movie accurate) version.
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    Mar 24, 2005, 7:40 AM - Re: 1st Helmet Part two #5

    Looking good man
  7. Bull Fett's Avatar
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    Mar 24, 2005, 11:08 PM - Re: 1st Helmet Part two #6

    Awesome job!
  8. Slade's Avatar
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    Mar 25, 2005, 10:46 AM - Re: 1st Helmet Part two #7

    Impressive work keep it up.

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