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.
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...
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...
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
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...
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...
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. :)