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 My wife's kit WIP

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Re: My wife's kit WIP
« Reply #90 on: Jun 06, 2019, 10:22 PM »
Well, the templates were a bust, but we did find a solution.  A set of Rav Bralor plates from April Storm. 

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Re: My wife's kit WIP
« Reply #91 on: Jun 07, 2019, 08:48 PM »
That oughtta work out just fine, April's stuff is usually pretty on point.

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Re: My wife's kit WIP
« Reply #92 on: Jul 05, 2019, 02:04 PM »
Pardon her expression,  I interrupted her episode of Criminal Minds.


Main trimming is finished, now comes trueing it up, and settling on an attachment method.  Might stick with magnets.

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Re: My wife's kit WIP
« Reply #93 on: Jul 14, 2019, 01:24 PM »
Looks pretty good! A little heat treatment to snug of the shaping on the collar and at the corners and you oughtta be good to go.

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Re: My wife's kit WIP
« Reply #94 on: Jul 14, 2019, 04:43 PM »
That's the plan.  ;D

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Re: My wife's kit WIP
« Reply #95 on: Jul 27, 2019, 05:12 PM »
Work continues.



New gauntlets are in the works, as are new shoulders.

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Re: My wife's kit WIP
« Reply #96 on: Aug 25, 2019, 03:41 PM »

Work continues, again.  Been knocking things out in pretty sizeable chunks.  So, all the upper plates are painted, and steel tabs are epoxied to the back for the magnet attachments.

We need to do a few alterations to the vest.  She's lost a lot of weight since the measurements were taken, and the bottom was about 3" too short.  NOT a knock against Kraam Xyrati's work in the slightest, as the vest itself is of top notch construction.  We just goofed on measuring.



Photo dump of new gauntlets.


Edit: And now I need to remake the gauntlets.  She has suddenly decided she doesn't like them.

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Re: My wife's kit WIP
« Reply #97 on: Aug 27, 2019, 11:57 AM »
Wow wow wow, looks amazing so.far

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Re: My wife's kit WIP
« Reply #98 on: Sep 21, 2019, 10:00 PM »
Full kit debut today at Cincinnati Comic Expo!

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Re: My wife's kit WIP
« Reply #99 on: Jan 13, 2020, 12:23 AM »

The couple that hunts together... :<3:

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Re: My wife's kit WIP
« Reply #100 on: May 31, 2020, 11:33 AM »
Wow...  REALLY negelcting my duties as chronicler for her build!

Not much has changed, trying to talk her into a set of new gauntlets, ones that might fit better.  Also trying to talk her into a weapons upgrade.

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