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 Naasad Tal's WIP - NEW BLASTERS - 8 Jan 2016

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Re: My Mandalorian Build - LS Hilt pics up!!
« Reply #30 on: Jun 02, 2010, 05:17 AM »
you can seal it with resin. You can sand it after it dries to get the smooth metal finish as well. I find that model airplane putty is awesome as well super lightweight and very durable. Takes paint well and you can sand it also.

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Re: My Mandalorian Build - Bucket & armor progress made...FINALLY!
« Reply #31 on: Jun 22, 2010, 10:44 AM »
Hey guys, sorry for the late update...I made some progress on my kit with my Armor Party on the 13th, but was on vacation last week & didnt have access to my computer...so here is where I'm at so far...

Bucket, chest & shoulders...


Bucket...first layer of glass layed, need another kit to finish it


Chest & shoulders...need to be shaped & maybe trimmed down a bit


Back Plate...DEFINETLY needs to be trimmed down & maybe reshaped a little



...so that's where I am now. I should be getting the extra $$$ that I was SUPPOSED to get last payday, when I get payed again on Friday & then I'll be able to get my soft parts (Flight suit, fabic for jacket, etc) & T-Visor ordered. let me know what you guys think.

Thanx,

Chris

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Re: My Mandalorian Build - Bucket & armor progress made...FINALLY!
« Reply #32 on: Jun 22, 2010, 12:19 PM »
looking real good, keep us posted

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Re: My Mandalorian Build - Bucket & armor progress made...FINALLY!
« Reply #33 on: Jun 22, 2010, 12:27 PM »
The backplate may be a tad long. But it looks to need widening/less bend on the bottom before i'd cut. Have the fit right first, then alter the look.

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Re: My Mandalorian Build - Bucket & armor progress made...FINALLY!
« Reply #34 on: Jun 22, 2010, 01:26 PM »
The backplate may be a tad long. But it looks to need widening/less bend on the bottom before i'd cut. Have the fit right first, then alter the look.

Ya thats what I meant by a little more shaping...it looks like it doens quite come in close enough on the bottom, I'll get it fit better before I start triming it down though...thanx for the comments guys!

Chris

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Re: My Mandalorian Build - Bucket & armor progress made...FINALLY!
« Reply #35 on: Jun 22, 2010, 05:38 PM »
Anytime.. Also, pictures from varied angles will help too!

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Re: My Mandalorian Build - Bucket & armor progress made...FINALLY!
« Reply #36 on: Jun 24, 2010, 09:25 AM »
OK so I have been thinkin about my rifle & here is the idea I have

the one Im going to make is the bottom one...


this is what I have so far...


...coming along slowly, but it's coming along...what i have planned is to build up certain areas on the gun to give it some depth then Im gonna wrap the hand grip in black suede & add a "cheek pad" out of black suede to the butt stock. It is gonna be a sniper converter & I will be able to add an extra barrel (about 2 extra feet) to it as well as a silencer (both will be mounted to the main body) as well as some wrappings around the whole gun to diffuse the look a little. I have a red dot site as well as a scope that will both get put on the gun as well as a few other greebles to Star Wars it up a bit.

...anyway let me know what you guys think.

Thanx for looking,
Chris

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Re: My Mandalorian Build - Bucket & armor progress made...FINALLY!
« Reply #37 on: Jun 24, 2010, 09:42 AM »
I like the rifle, but it looks a little too Halo to me.

So to fix that, add a backwards scope and some greebs. :P

But its looking good so far. Keep it up ;D

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Re: My Mandalorian Build - Bucket & armor progress made...FINALLY!
« Reply #38 on: Jun 24, 2010, 10:14 AM »
thanx for the comment Vod...this thing is by no means even CLOSE to finished but the time it is, I think it'll be worthy.

Thanx again & keep the comments comin

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Re: My Mandalorian Build - Bucket & armor progress made...FINALLY!
« Reply #39 on: Jun 24, 2010, 10:59 AM »
No doubt those guns look cool but, they dont look Swarzy in the least bit. I'd rather see an unmodded Nerf (must be modded per CRL's) over those. Not because theyre not cool but because theyre not in universe. They look to Halo as previously mentioned. Honestly, I would look at some common or even EU Star Wars weapons (use a site like wookieepedia). You dont have to copy one butlook at them and how they are designed. Then redesign your creation.

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Re: My Mandalorian Build - Bucket & armor progress made...FINALLY!
« Reply #40 on: Jun 24, 2010, 11:43 AM »
ok A'den, i don't really see how those are not better than unmodded Nerf :o I mean, i get the blast suprsor looks a little haloish, but that can be changed easily, to a laser supprsor... Then he and add a few EL wires to the center, so it runs down to the muzzle. Then, just add a power pack to the side of it (almost like an RC's carbine) and then it would look very swarsy

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Re: My Mandalorian Build - Bucket & armor progress made...FINALLY!
« Reply #41 on: Jun 24, 2010, 11:56 AM »
No Ch'ren, that wouldnt make it look more Swarzy, you need to go study as well...  8)

I say unmodded, and that's jokingly BTW, Nerf because at least those have SOME Star Wars credit from overuse. The other gun looks other serial which is a CRL violation.

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Re: My Mandalorian Build - Bucket & armor progress made...FINALLY!
« Reply #42 on: Jun 24, 2010, 01:15 PM »
thanx for all the input A'den, I will check Wookiepedia & see if there is any "Swarzy" guns that look similar to mine & see if I cant mod mine to look more in-universe. one of the reasons that I put the pics up was to get input from people about them so if I needed to change them up a bit I coud...thanx again guys for the input & criticism

Chris

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Re: My Mandalorian Build - Bucket & armor progress made...FINALLY!
« Reply #43 on: Jun 24, 2010, 01:38 PM »
thanx for all the input A'den, I will check Wookiepedia & see if there is any "Swarzy" guns that look similar to mine & see if I cant mod mine to look more in-universe. one of the reasons that I put the pics up was to get input from people about them so if I needed to change them up a bit I coud...thanx again guys for the input & criticism

Chris

You could easily, i'd think, mod what you have so far into a Verp. There are a few threads floating around that you can reference for that.

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Re: My Mandalorian Build - Bucket & armor progress made...FINALLY!
« Reply #44 on: Jun 24, 2010, 01:51 PM »
You could easily, i'd think, mod what you have so far into a Verp. There are a few threads floating around that you can reference for that.

Thats actually what I was thinkin that it would be once I was done, a modified Verp of sorts...like a said it still has a LONG way to go before it's what I want...with the list of mods I have in mind it was going to look nothing like the one in the pic, so I'll keep working on it & show pics as I go, hopefully once I get it done it'll pass the CRL's

thanx again guys

Chris

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