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 Kurshi's Scratch Build - DONE!

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Re: Kurshi BeJaha'al's Scratch Build (a bucket from buckets)
« Reply #30 on: Apr 02, 2016, 08:54 PM »
And thank you! I'm just getting back at it with hopes of getting done by Motor City Comic Con in mid May

Motor city huh?! Check out the Michigan clans forum Tra'cor clan! I'm from Michigan and there's plenty of us mercs planning on being there!!

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Re: Kurshi BeJaha'al's Scratch Build Bucket DONE!
« Reply #31 on: Apr 02, 2016, 11:05 PM »
Motor city huh?! Check out the Michigan clans forum Tra'cor clan! I'm from Michigan and there's plenty of us mercs planning on being there!!

Yessir will do! Ariarenee sent us an invite to do the troop with you guys and I figured it would be a good date to be completed by. I'm looking forward to my first troop and meeting everyone. :)

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Re: Kurshi BeJaha'al's Scratch Build (a bucket from buckets)
« Reply #32 on: Apr 03, 2016, 12:17 AM »
Yessir will do! Ariarenee sent us an invite to do the troop with you guys and I figured it would be a good date to be completed by. I'm looking forward to my first troop and meeting everyone. :)

Can't wait to meet ya!

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Re: Kurshi BeJaha'al's Scratch Build (a bucket from buckets)
« Reply #33 on: Apr 17, 2016, 08:20 PM »
Can't wait to meet ya!

Likewise, vod!

The helmet has made some progress this week. It's not much, but I've been trying to do a little of everything all at once. When one thing is drying, I'm sanding another, when one thing is being painted, I'm prepping another. I added my antenna and decided to build an ear cap out of sintra. I'll be using quicksteel and bondo to fill in the holes and gaps. I also plan on adding a few details to the outside of the ear.



The front grill area needs cleaned up and trimmed and then hit with bondo or quicksteel to seal the imperfections.



I'm also making my own style of vents in the back. There are portions of the bucket that are opened up to allow sound and air in.  I still plan on adding some detail to the bottom portion of the sintra. Once that's all done, I think. It's ready for paint!



I also ordered my visor from t-visor.com today. I'm hoping by the time it arrives I can put it in and call it done!

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Re: Kurshi BeJaha'al's Scratch Build (a bucket from buckets)
« Reply #34 on: May 08, 2016, 09:41 PM »
So I've got some progress to report. I went from this



To this



I still have a little more to do with it, but it's almost there. I have my visor ready to go, it just needs installed. After that, some final touches and padding and it's done!

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Re: Kurshi BeJaha'al's Scratch Build (a bucket from buckets)
« Reply #35 on: May 08, 2016, 10:13 PM »
That looks fantastic! Really, we'll done on the layering. Now get a visor in there and we'll see you at Motor City.

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Re: Kurshi BeJaha'al's Scratch Build is DONE!
« Reply #36 on: May 09, 2016, 10:00 PM »
That looks fantastic! Really, we'll done on the layering. Now get a visor in there and we'll see you at Motor City.

Thank you! And How's this for you?

I couldn't leave it alone. I had to "unweather" it by covering up some of the scuffs on the face. I'M MUCH happier with it now. I painted my antenna and the side buttons, and well as painted my ears copper. The visor isn't permanently in, but it will be soon. If it's not raining too bad tomorrow, it'll get blackwashed. :)

It feels good to be about done!







After getting OM (whenever that may be) I'll be adding voice amps and all that jazz. But! First things first! See you this weekend!

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Re: Kurshi BeJaha'al's Scratch Build DONE!
« Reply #37 on: May 10, 2016, 04:16 PM »
Awesome!  I haven't looked at the status of your overall build, yet, but will you be in kit with us?

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Re: Kurshi BeJaha'al's Scratch Build DONE!
« Reply #38 on: May 10, 2016, 04:35 PM »
Awesome!  I haven't looked at the status of your overall build, yet, but will you be in kit with us?

That's the plan. I've got a good bit done on it and hope to finish up all the last minute things before Sunday. I'm really looking forward to meeting everyone. The Michigan clan has been extremely helpful and and encouraging. So I'd like to thank you all in advance. Here's part of my kit before painting the ab plate.



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Re: Kurshi BeJaha'al's Scratch Build DONE!
« Reply #39 on: May 10, 2016, 05:36 PM »
congratz on the bucket vod! it looks really awesome. have fun trooping in it. and like the beard. really jealous  :P

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Re: Kurshi BeJaha'al's Scratch Build DONE!
« Reply #40 on: May 16, 2016, 08:52 PM »
congratz on the bucket vod! it looks really awesome. have fun trooping in it. and like the beard. really jealous  :P


Thank you! It was quite comfortable to troop in on Sunday. And thanks for the beard compliment! I just got tired of shaving and said "Forget it". Haha. I didn't know how I'd like having one, but I've kept one for about three years... You can say it's grown on me.  :laugh: :laugh: ;D

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Re: Kurshi BeJaha'al's Scratch Build DONE!
« Reply #41 on: May 17, 2016, 04:02 AM »
nice you did your first troop. how was it? did people like it :D can't imagine they didn't :)
XD it grown on you, yeaa that's the right way to say that. I can't grow a beard :( such a unfair word XD 
when are you going for application?

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Re: Kurshi BeJaha'al's Scratch Build DONE!
« Reply #42 on: May 17, 2016, 07:00 AM »
nice you did your first troop. how was it? did people like it :D can't imagine they didn't :)
XD it grown on you, yeaa that's the right way to say that. I can't grow a beard :( such a unfair word XD 
when are you going for application?

The troop was a blast! Everyone I met from the Tra'cor clan was super cool! (It was a joint event with the Rancor and Tra'cor clans.) I got a lot of complements from both OM's and the people at the Con. I can't wait for our next event.

I also plan on submitting my photos soon. One of our Rusalors took my photos and will be getting them to me soon. I'm hoping to submit by the end of this week. Fingers crossed!  :)

How about you?

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Re: Kurshi BeJaha'al's Scratch Build DONE!
« Reply #43 on: May 17, 2016, 07:54 AM »
Glad you made it out, buddy.  You're going to have those kill stripes in no time!

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Re: Kurshi BeJaha'al's Scratch Build DONE!
« Reply #44 on: May 17, 2016, 10:26 AM »
Congrats on your first troop vod!  Tra'cor is an awesome clan, sounds like they're taking good care of you.  I'm loving your kit so far man, great job on the helmet.  And dat beard!!   :o 

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