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The Making of a Mando... Armor Kit

While I certainly want to keep doing these builds, I also like to enable people to prep and paint themselves. To that end, here's a peek into what it takes to make a Mando kit.     I currently source all of my armor from the Mandalorian Arsenal. Why? Simply because David has amazing customer service, a variety of pieces that let you customize your kit, and solid materials with an excellent wear life. If you are up to giving this a try yourself, head directly over there and he will take care of you.   The picture to the...

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Full Custom Mandalorian

I had a client come to me with a few reference images, a color scheme, and free rein with the rest of the design. In other words, AWESOME! I'm finally getting this started and promised him I'd provide images and updates so that he could chronicle the project from start to finish. If I get the chance, I'll add some video too. Helmet This was one part of the build that was left totally up to me. I think it went something along the lines of, "just make sure it looks Star Warsy".  I started with the idea of doing...

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Female Mandalorian Kit - Red with Black Trim

I've had the pleasure of working with David at the Mandalorian Arsenal for a while now, and the options for these kits get better everyday. This has gone from a "male or female" set to multiple options for shoulders, knees, cods, chest plates, gauntlets, hand plates etc... Here's a view of a recent kit I did for a teenager. It features primarily pieces from the Death Watch versions, with the exception of a more subdued chest piece and the full cod.   ex

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