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    SupRsloth's ESB Fett Build

    Thanks so much for the kinds words! It's been quite the journey and learning experience over the last year plus. Going on my seventh troop as Fett tomorrow and first with my EE-3. Gets a bit more fun each time.
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    SupRsloth's ESB Fett Build

    Here's the final picks. I'm pretty happy with how it turned out.
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    SupRsloth's ESB Fett Build

    Stained the stock. Primed all the parts with a rattle can grey primer (picture below). Then did a layer of silver with the air brush and applied clear coat over the silver. Then airbrushed on Humbrol Black 33. Finally did a weathering of the pieces with some 200 grit sandpaper...
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    SupRsloth's ESB Fett Build

    All right. Finally back to it. Started putting together my EE3 The5thhorseman put together an awesome build thread here that I used heavily to figure out my build. Started with the grip and made the hammer movable. Then I moved onto the trigger and trigger guard. Sacrificed one of my...
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    SupRsloth's ESB Fett Build

    All right, finally got my EE-3 kit from Stormrider. Any recommendations on the best ESB EE-3 build threads to check out?
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    SupRsloth's ESB Fett Build

    Thanks all for the congrats. Got out for my second troop last weekend. Feels a bit more awesome each time I do it.
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    SupRsloth's ESB Fett Build

    Officially 501st Approved as BH-50613!
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    The Builder ESB Build

    I've been following this thread for a while. Didn't realize you were in the Central Garrison until now . Hopefully we'll cross paths sometime. Awesome Fett you have there! Just finished mine a few weeks back and am waiting on approval. SupRsloth's ESB Fett Build
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    SupRsloth's ESB Fett Build

    I submitted pics for 501st approval last week. I talked with the GML yesterday and he said he'd get back to me hopefully next week. In the mean time I did my first unofficial troop at a local minor league hockey game last night. It was tons of fun, gave my first high five as Boba, and found...
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    SupRsloth's ESB Fett Build

    Did my final test fit today. It's been well over a year since I started and feels awesome to finally be able to fully suit up. It's mind boggling all the details that go into this kit. Thanks to all who've watched, commented, and provided some much needed feedback as I've moved along. It's...
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    SupRsloth's ESB Fett Build

    Finally finished the last of the painting. Hopefully finally assembly and test fit tomorrow....
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    SupRsloth's ESB Fett Build

    It is fiberglass tape on the inside. I saw most threads that I looked at people used real fiberglass. I didn't want to mess around with that stuff so I went the easy less messy route and just taped the inside. Hopefully it adds enough reinforcement for some heavy trooping. :)
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    SupRsloth's ESB Fett Build

    Shin tools were 3D printed from toolguy.
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    SupRsloth's ESB Fett Build

    And primed. Painting to begin hopefully shortly after Christmas.
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    SupRsloth's ESB Fett Build

    Finished the major gauntlet assembly this weekend. Just need to sand, primer, and paint. The end is finally in sight!
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