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    Thread: Lego Dreamworld
Post: RE: Lego Dreamworld

Great work troopers, we keep busy even if there aren't a lot of people around! https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/52056097916_699579bfd9_b.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2nj27iA)
Bolt_2112 Mission Reports & Photos 2 38 Saturday 21-May-2022, 05:43 PM
    Thread: Bolt builds a Kashyyyk trooper
Post: RE: Bolt builds a Kashyyyk trooper

Approved! https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/52027879756_081ebd2a15.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2ngwu2A)   https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/51851314761_22802fd25f.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2mZVxpx) ...
Bolt_2112 Pathfinders Costumes 29 2,150 Sunday 1-May-2022, 07:59 PM
    Thread: Congratulations to CB83327 BOLT
Post: RE: Congratulations to CB83327 BOLT

Thanks guys!! BTW my TK ID is CB:33827 ;)
Bolt_2112 Garrison Command News 9 123 Sunday 1-May-2022, 07:55 PM
    Thread: Brisbane City Hall Pre-Event
Post: RE: Brisbane City Hall Pre-Event

Well done troopers!
Bolt_2112 Mission Reports & Photos 2 70 Friday 22-Apr-2022, 07:28 PM
    Thread: Coyotes Kashyyyk build
Post: RE: Coyotes Kashyyyk build

Looking good! Interesting how this kit comes with ABS drop boxes.
Bolt_2112 Pathfinders Costumes 8 202 Sunday 10-Apr-2022, 06:00 PM
    Thread: Oz Comic Con Homegrown Brisbane - March 2022
Post: RE: Oz Comic Con Homegrown Brisbane - March 2022

Was great to get back into trooping again!
Bolt_2112 Mission Reports & Photos 14 353 Monday 28-Mar-2022, 06:27 PM
    Thread: Hopeful future trooper in Brisbane
Post: RE: Hopeful future trooper in Brisbane

No worries mate, yes building an approvable kit can be quite the endeavor! I've build 4 clones now and I don't think I've completed one in less than 12 months. Clones are generally some of the more di...
Bolt_2112 Fresh Recruits 7 192 Thursday 17-Mar-2022, 05:56 PM
    Thread: Hopeful future trooper in Brisbane
Post: RE: Hopeful future trooper in Brisbane

Hello there! Welcome to the Redback Garrison! For all things Clone troopers head over to the CTD: https://501stclonetroopers.com/ First things first, we don't actually sell pre-built (or com...
Bolt_2112 Fresh Recruits 7 192 Thursday 17-Mar-2022, 01:23 PM
    Thread: Bolt builds a Kashyyyk trooper
Post: RE: Bolt builds a Kashyyyk trooper

Cyclops Wrote: (Sunday 13-Feb-2022, 08:58 PM) -- That’s not a grey stripe on top , it’s all black and just lighting , otherwise the two discs are the same colour as well , can’t see the red in the sc...
Bolt_2112 Pathfinders Costumes 29 2,150 Sunday 13-Feb-2022, 09:09 PM
    Thread: Bolt builds a Kashyyyk trooper
Post: RE: Bolt builds a Kashyyyk trooper

Adding a post to include reference material for my tank top.  Unfortunately the included top was a little too large to be perfectly accurate, I don't have the materials to create a better scaled one,...
Bolt_2112 Pathfinders Costumes 29 2,150 Sunday 13-Feb-2022, 08:33 PM
    Thread: Bolt builds a Kashyyyk trooper
Post: RE: Bolt builds a Kashyyyk trooper

Bally Wrote: (Wednesday 9-Feb-2022, 09:26 PM) -- Nice mate.  What did you use for the staining on the cummerbund? -- I used watered down acrylic paints. A redish brown and black :)
Bolt_2112 Pathfinders Costumes 29 2,150 Thursday 10-Feb-2022, 08:32 PM
    Thread: Bolt builds a Kashyyyk trooper
Post: RE: Bolt builds a Kashyyyk trooper

Updating my thread with more images for reference :) https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/51871343086_92fcc65d7a_z.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2n2Gc8u)  https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/51851975110_bde...
Bolt_2112 Pathfinders Costumes 29 2,150 Wednesday 9-Feb-2022, 08:48 PM
    Thread: Bolt builds a Kashyyyk trooper
Post: RE: Bolt builds a Kashyyyk trooper

After some more tweaks I am sending approval photos! https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/51851647314_1f3b58958a_z.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2mZXfgd)  https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/51851642259_18b...
Bolt_2112 Pathfinders Costumes 29 2,150 Sunday 30-Jan-2022, 05:16 PM
    Thread: Bolt builds a Kashyyyk trooper
Post: RE: Bolt builds a Kashyyyk trooper

Thanks for the feedback guys, I will add the vertical stripes
Bolt_2112 Pathfinders Costumes 29 2,150 Friday 21-Jan-2022, 06:35 PM
    Thread: Bolt builds a Kashyyyk trooper
Post: RE: Bolt builds a Kashyyyk trooper

Made some progress on the weekend! In Revenge of the Sith all the Kashyyyk scenes look to have a grey filter applied over them. This gives the atmosphere of a gritty war torn beach, and not a lovel...
Bolt_2112 Pathfinders Costumes 29 2,150 Tuesday 18-Jan-2022, 07:48 PM
    Thread: Bolt builds a Kashyyyk trooper
Post: RE: Bolt builds a Kashyyyk trooper

Time for a big update on my Kashyyyk Trooper build! My incredible wife and I spent the last 3 days smashing out this costume and here are our results! The first challenge was the Cummberbund. As...
Bolt_2112 Pathfinders Costumes 29 2,150 Thursday 6-Jan-2022, 02:12 PM
    Thread: Toowoomba Christmas Wonderland 2021 Troop #3
Post: Toowoomba Christmas Wonderland 2021 Troop #3

Date: 18/12/21 Venue: Queen's park botanical gardens, Toowoomba Time: 6pm arrival for 7pm start. 9pm finish. Mission: To take pictures with the public and bring Christmas cheer. Trooper At...
Bolt_2112 Mission Reports & Photos 2 288 Sunday 19-Dec-2021, 03:09 PM
    Thread: Toowoomba Christmas Wonderland 2021 Troop #2
Post: RE: Toowoomba Christmas Wonderland 2021 Troop #2

JackRussel Wrote: (Saturday 18-Dec-2021, 12:23 AM) -- In the previous thread https://www.501st.com.au/forum/thread-16051.html (https://www.501st.com.au/forum/thread-16051.html) the SES guys had to be...
Bolt_2112 Mission Reports & Photos 5 579 Sunday 19-Dec-2021, 02:19 PM
    Thread: Toowoomba Christmas Wonderland 2021 Troop #2
Post: Toowoomba Christmas Wonderland 2021 Troop #2

Date: 11/12/21 Venue: Queen's park botanical gardens, Toowoomba Time: 6pm arrival for 7pm start. 9pm finish. Mission: To take pictures with the public and bring Christmas cheer. Trooper At...
Bolt_2112 Mission Reports & Photos 5 579 Sunday 12-Dec-2021, 08:51 PM
    Thread: Toowoomba Christmas Wonderland 2021 Troop #1
Post: Toowoomba Christmas Wonderland 2021 Troop #1

Date: 04/12/21 Venue: Queen's park botanical gardens, Toowoomba Time: 6pm arrival for 7pm start. 9pm finish.  Mission: To take pictures with the public and bring Christmas cheer.  Trooper ...
Bolt_2112 Mission Reports & Photos 4 374 Sunday 5-Dec-2021, 08:51 PM
    Thread: Bolt builds a Kashyyyk trooper
Post: RE: Bolt builds a Kashyyyk trooper

Didn't have a lot of time to work on the Kashyyyk this weekend (going to be less and less time as we get closer to Christmas). But I did strap the shoulder bells and biceps for a duct-tape test th...
Bolt_2112 Pathfinders Costumes 29 2,150 Sunday 21-Nov-2021, 06:29 PM
    Thread: Bolt builds a Kashyyyk trooper
Post: RE: Bolt builds a Kashyyyk trooper

Small update! I did a test fit of the shins and boots after I glued the caps on and added velcro to keep the shins in place. Also did a temp fit of the knees. https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/5...
Bolt_2112 Pathfinders Costumes 29 2,150 Sunday 14-Nov-2021, 11:18 AM
    Thread: Bolt builds a Kashyyyk trooper
Post: RE: Bolt builds a Kashyyyk trooper

Been making slow, constant progress over the last weeks. Mostly been dying the undersuit; these images are after 1 brown pass.  https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/51661445920_c3c22cd49f_z.jpg ...
Bolt_2112 Pathfinders Costumes 29 2,150 Sunday 7-Nov-2021, 04:52 PM
    Thread: Bolt builds a Kashyyyk trooper
Post: RE: Bolt builds a Kashyyyk trooper

Made some more progress today I designed the greeblies for the shins and upper arm in AutoDesk and printed them during the week. Today I mounted them and the straps. I admit I went a bit crazy wit...
Bolt_2112 Pathfinders Costumes 29 2,150 Saturday 23-Oct-2021, 06:00 PM
    Thread: Bolt builds a Kashyyyk trooper
Post: RE: Bolt builds a Kashyyyk trooper

Made some great progress today!  I clear coated all my armour with MTN 94 Acrylic Varnish. I used the matt finish and when it dried you can hardly tell it was applied, just slightly more shiny when...
Bolt_2112 Pathfinders Costumes 29 2,150 Friday 15-Oct-2021, 09:29 PM