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Author Topic: Customizing my Dark Prophecy with aluminum tape  (Read 1152 times)
Karmack
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« Reply #15 on: October 10, 2017, 07:39:19 PM »

Updated the saber. I took the aluminum duct tape off and used an aluminum adhesive paper I found in Michael's. They also have it at AC Moore. It's works much better and is easier to put on without wrinkling. The next step is the red grips.





I like this much better!  The satin finish is more "industrial"...  Feels more ... real.  :-)  And red grips?  That I am excited to see!  :-)
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« Reply #16 on: October 10, 2017, 07:45:53 PM »

I like the look there
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« Reply #17 on: October 11, 2017, 12:59:35 AM »

Much better in my opinion...great job!
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« Reply #18 on: October 11, 2017, 01:34:49 PM »

Updated the saber. I took the aluminum duct tape off and used an aluminum adhesive paper I found in Michael's. They also have it at AC Moore. It's works much better and is easier to put on without wrinkling. The next step is the red grips.





Wow. That does look better. I look forward to seeing the next step with red grips.
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« Reply #19 on: October 11, 2017, 05:12:35 PM »

The red grips are a little rough looking, but I kind of like it that way. It's hard to cut rubber the way you want. I;m still not finished with this hilt, but the next step might be a pain so I'm going to take a break and work on my costume now. Thanks to you all for the positive comments.



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« Reply #20 on: October 11, 2017, 07:42:48 PM »

Those red grips are looking just fine to me
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« Reply #21 on: October 11, 2017, 10:51:31 PM »

Looks like you did a good job on the grips to me.

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« Reply #22 on: October 12, 2017, 05:46:11 AM »

Those grips will definitely improve the overall grip on that saber....looking good!  Keep us posted Smiley
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« Reply #23 on: October 12, 2017, 01:51:37 PM »

The red grips look pretty good, it really sets the saber apart from others. Point to you sir.
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« Reply #24 on: October 12, 2017, 06:12:23 PM »

Thanks guys. Still need to work on it. The next time I post a pic of the saber it should be finished.
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« Reply #25 on: October 13, 2017, 11:13:50 AM »

Yeah I actually personally like the sort of beat up look to the grips, and I also like the satin finish from the tape sections, that's my guitar side talking though, i like satin finished guitars so Tongue
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« Reply #26 on: October 14, 2017, 07:22:46 PM »

I think the beat up look is the way to go with a lightsaber.
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