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PostPosted: Sat Jan 13, 2018 4:33 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Sweet! Thanks a lot chief Smile

Btw Blue Banshee Leader found this shade for the flightsuit http://www.seattlefabrics.com/60-1000-D-Cordura-Nylon-1350-linear-yard_p_53.html

The gold color one looks very close to reference pics! I guess i can start on the flightsuit soon Smile
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PostPosted: Sun Jan 14, 2018 6:20 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

thisiskevin wrote:
Sweet! Thanks a lot chief Smile

Btw Blue Banshee Leader found this shade for the flightsuit http://www.seattlefabrics.com/60-1000-D-Cordura-Nylon-1350-linear-yard_p_53.html

The gold color one looks very close to reference pics! I guess i can start on the flightsuit soon Smile


Excellent, Blue Banshee Leader is great - will take a look at fabrics but this is a project we are taking our time on, but getting parts as confirmed, the fabrics and colors are after the hardware and belt&arm tools/hose barbs!
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PostPosted: Sun Jan 14, 2018 6:30 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Hardware arrived, noted the parts, if there are thoughts let us know.

Took a wild guess at the hardware on the back of the vest, it seems to match the photo.

Photos courtesy of the Star Wars Databank for Paige, and the Star Wars TLJ Visual Dictionary for the Resistance Bombers. The vests also appear with other resistance forces - which is good in our opinion...



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PostPosted: Mon Jan 15, 2018 12:20 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Nice detective work everyone! Thumbs up
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PostPosted: Mon Jan 15, 2018 6:07 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

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Hardware arrived, noted the parts, if there are thoughts let us know.

Took a wild guess at the hardware on the back of the vest, it seems to match the photo.

Photos courtesy of the Star Wars Databank for Paige, and the Star Wars TLJ Visual Dictionary for the Resistance Bombers. The vests also appear with other resistance forces - which is good in our opinion...






Krieger, do you mind sharing where you get your hardwares from please? Because i do need to order mine soon haha.
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PostPosted: Mon Jan 15, 2018 6:10 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Btw any thoughts on the chestbox guys? If it looks good then i'll probably do a test print.
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PostPosted: Mon Jan 15, 2018 9:19 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

krieger wrote:
thisiskevin wrote:
Sweet! Thanks a lot chief Smile

Btw Blue Banshee Leader found this shade for the flightsuit http://www.seattlefabrics.com/60-1000-D-Cordura-Nylon-1350-linear-yard_p_53.html

The gold color one looks very close to reference pics! I guess i can start on the flightsuit soon Smile


Excellent, Blue Banshee Leader is great - will take a look at fabrics but this is a project we are taking our time on, but getting parts as confirmed, the fabrics and colors are after the hardware and belt&arm tools/hose barbs!
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PostPosted: Tue Jan 16, 2018 1:46 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

krieger wrote:
thisiskevin wrote:
Sweet! Thanks a lot chief Smile

Btw Blue Banshee Leader found this shade for the flightsuit http://www.seattlefabrics.com/60-1000-D-Cordura-Nylon-1350-linear-yard_p_53.html

The gold color one looks very close to reference pics! I guess i can start on the flightsuit soon Smile


Excellent, Blue Banshee Leader is great - will take a look at fabrics but this is a project we are taking our time on, but getting parts as confirmed, the fabrics and colors are after the hardware and belt&arm tools/hose barbs!


I would actually hold off. Those have urethane coating on them. Do we know how safe to wear this fabric is...? I would suggest we rather get an uncoated cordura and get it special dyed. I have a person here in NYC. We can go in on a big roll together if need be - but would not be so quick to wear cordura that is coated. The original resistance pilot cordura was uncoated and special dyed as well...
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PostPosted: Tue Jan 16, 2018 2:59 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

dshinshin wrote:
krieger wrote:
thisiskevin wrote:
Sweet! Thanks a lot chief Smile

Btw Blue Banshee Leader found this shade for the flightsuit http://www.seattlefabrics.com/60-1000-D-Cordura-Nylon-1350-linear-yard_p_53.html

The gold color one looks very close to reference pics! I guess i can start on the flightsuit soon Smile


Excellent, Blue Banshee Leader is great - will take a look at fabrics but this is a project we are taking our time on, but getting parts as confirmed, the fabrics and colors are after the hardware and belt&arm tools/hose barbs!


I would actually hold off. Those have urethane coating on them. Do we know how safe to wear this fabric is...? I would suggest we rather get an uncoated cordura and get it special dyed. I have a person here in NYC. We can go in on a big roll together if need be - but would not be so quick to wear cordura that is coated. The original resistance pilot cordura was uncoated and special dyed as well...


I'm up for this!
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PostPosted: Tue Jan 16, 2018 10:40 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

thisiskevin wrote:
dshinshin wrote:
krieger wrote:
thisiskevin wrote:
Sweet! Thanks a lot chief Smile

Btw Blue Banshee Leader found this shade for the flightsuit http://www.seattlefabrics.com/60-1000-D-Cordura-Nylon-1350-linear-yard_p_53.html

The gold color one looks very close to reference pics! I guess i can start on the flightsuit soon Smile


Excellent, Blue Banshee Leader is great - will take a look at fabrics but this is a project we are taking our time on, but getting parts as confirmed, the fabrics and colors are after the hardware and belt&arm tools/hose barbs!


I would actually hold off. Those have urethane coating on them. Do we know how safe to wear this fabric is...? I would suggest we rather get an uncoated cordura and get it special dyed. I have a person here in NYC. We can go in on a big roll together if need be - but would not be so quick to wear cordura that is coated. The original resistance pilot cordura was uncoated and special dyed as well...


I'm up for this!


Same, interested
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PostPosted: Wed Jan 17, 2018 6:13 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

I'd probably chip in.

Also found this on The Star Wars show the other day. The actor is a friend of Rian Johnson's, (and has the hose connector and lights) so its def TLJ. Also shot of inside of helmet

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PostPosted: Fri Jan 19, 2018 5:02 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I just went fabric hunting and got a sample of this fabric. While its not nylon, but the overall texture feels and looks good. And its uncoated so it can be dyed. Will try dying it with my left over dye. Definitely will be something more comfortable than the 1000D Nylon Cordura.

What do you guys think?

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PostPosted: Sun Jan 21, 2018 6:05 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

If anyone is looking for that quick release buckle that’s on the top right (as you look at it) for the A-wing or bomber crew vest I have a spare one. Message me for details.

Pic can be seen here

https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/pqRaKGVQvlqrqx6HciEH6wIr75qsD_trO7t9-JuAcLac0vOlY4jYsdBWsPkppCJk78ByNpti6JMM-SMTO-f8mklQI4OwlI8Ip8g
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PostPosted: Sun Jan 21, 2018 8:42 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Lady_Rogue wrote:
If anyone is looking for that quick release buckle that’s on the top right (as you look at it) for the A-wing or bomber crew vest I have a spare one. Message me for details.

Pic can be seen here

https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/pqRaKGVQvlqrqx6HciEH6wIr75qsD_trO7t9-JuAcLac0vOlY4jYsdBWsPkppCJk78ByNpti6JMM-SMTO-f8mklQI4OwlI8Ip8g



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PostPosted: Sun Jan 21, 2018 9:19 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

What do you guys think of this for the fabric?

Solarium Colefax Canary:


There's also Solarium Forsyth Soleil but it might be a little bit too bright...


http://www.solariumfabrics.com/fabric-library/
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