Click here for lightsabers
  • Home
  • Help
  • Login
  • Register
Pages: [1]   Go Down
Author Topic: Best Blade for Sunrider's Destiny  (Read 157 times)
Dark_Lord
Knight Apprentice
*

Force Alignment: 1
Posts: 25


Don't make me destroy you!!


« on: December 05, 2018, 12:13:06 PM »

I know I've asked this question before, but I cannot find the older posts.

I am planning to purchase a saber as Christmas to myself.  I am eyeing the Initiate v5 with the Sunrider's Destiny LED.  What is THE BEST blade to get for this color if i want to do any dueling?  UE heavy-grade or standard heavy-grad
Logged

You don't know the POWER of the dark side!!

Karmack
Knight Commander
*

Force Alignment: 719
Posts: 3318


Light side points please.


« Reply #1 on: December 05, 2018, 05:19:05 AM »

I like the UE-HG, 32" for an Initiate V4/V5...

Here's what it looks like on an Apprentice LE:

Logged

signature picture by DarthScrub

Master Singer of the Mak'Tor

Infinit01
Knight Commander
*

Force Alignment: 1259
Posts: 6451


2nd Knight of the Aeonix Order


« Reply #2 on: December 05, 2018, 12:48:54 PM »

I think the UEMG looks best with the blue and green colored sabers and SRD. 
Logged



Golden Fedora
Knight Commander
*

Force Alignment: 394
Posts: 1213


The Grey Prophet - 4th Knight of the Aeonix Order


« Reply #3 on: December 05, 2018, 12:52:33 PM »

personally I like the standard HG blades best. I'm not sure why. I just like them better.
Logged

"Easy is the path to wisdom for those only not blinded by themselves."

-Broadside

hazard502
Vanguard of the Archon Order
Knight Commander
*

Force Alignment: 2145
Posts: 4859


[Give Light Side Points!]


« Reply #4 on: December 05, 2018, 04:55:57 PM »

I think SRD can look sharp and work with both blade types - MGHG for an OT looking blade and UEHG for PT looking blade. That's how I see it, from a certain point of view  Wink
Logged

ArchonV2.1/Tri-CG, MenaceSE/BR, Flamberge/BR, LostGray/Tri-CG, DarkApprenticeLEV4/Tri-AS

Edon Bluewolf
Knight Commander
*

Force Alignment: 1112
Posts: 1969


Light side points please


« Reply #5 on: December 05, 2018, 05:12:34 PM »

In terms of color aesthetics, I think SRD looks good in both/any blade.  Now that US doesn't glue the blade film, my usual wrinkle warning for heavy dueling is not applicable.  However being a heavy dueler myself, it is much easier and less noticeable to sand out the scuff marks from an UEHG blade without changing the original look much.  You can always expect to get scuff marks anytime you heavy duel and if you sand them out of a regular HG blade, it will change the look of the blade completely to be frosty looking that is no longer transparent.  Which ends up looking similar to an UE blade just not as white (more silveryish).  I do keep one sanded HG blade on a weathered hilt I have because it does compliment the worn look.  However if you don't mind scuffs on your blade or plan to switch out blades when dueling vs when displaying then this may not be an issue for you.
Logged

“Your focus determines your reality.” – Qui-Gon Jinn

Zren Tobas
OVER 9000!!
*********

Force Alignment: -1489
Posts: 12748


[Give Light Side Points!] [Give Dark Side Points!]


« Reply #6 on: December 05, 2018, 10:19:48 PM »

Standard blades to be honest, just looks prettier look wise I think =]
Logged

Sabers: Overlord AB, Shock GB, Archon V2.1 CG, Dark Sentinel LE ObSLite!, Dominix V3 LE BR, Sentinel SRD
You've arrived above me
Wishlist: Crimson Savior BR, Monarch BR, Manticore GB, Dark Arbiter EG, Reaper BR, Consular GB for brother
[/url]SW1 by joshgarcia07[/url

BatMike90
Knight Commander
*

Force Alignment: -657
Posts: 2129


Dark (Knight) Side Points.


« Reply #7 on: December 07, 2018, 05:45:15 AM »

It is a personal preference but I like UEMG.
Logged

My Sabers: Aeon LE V2 / Archon V3.1 / Bellicose / Dark Apprentice V4 (x2) / Dark Prophecy V3 (x5) / Emperor's Hand / Graflex SE / Guardian / Renegade LE / Scorpion (x2) / Sentinel V4 / Sentinel LE V4
Wishlist: Chosen One SE / Consular / Malice
Star Wars Cosplay Alias: Darth Kruelik / Mykal Myotis (Jedi Knight)
BatMike90's Soundfonts:
http://www.saberforum.com/index.php?topic=39226.0

Dark_Lord
Knight Apprentice
*

Force Alignment: 1
Posts: 25


Don't make me destroy you!!


« Reply #8 on: December 07, 2018, 02:11:41 AM »

I think SRD can look sharp and work with both blade types - MGHG for an OT looking blade and UEHG for PT looking blade. That's how I see it, from a certain point of view  Wink

What do PT and OT stand for?  You lost me there Grin
Logged

You don't know the POWER of the dark side!!

Dark_Lord
Knight Apprentice
*

Force Alignment: 1
Posts: 25


Don't make me destroy you!!


« Reply #9 on: December 07, 2018, 02:13:55 AM »

Is your blade color Sunrider's Destiny? 
Logged

You don't know the POWER of the dark side!!

Dark_Lord
Knight Apprentice
*

Force Alignment: 1
Posts: 25


Don't make me destroy you!!


« Reply #10 on: December 07, 2018, 07:41:55 AM »

I like the UE-HG, 32" for an Initiate V4/V5...

Here's what it looks like on an Apprentice LE:



What pommel is that?
Logged

You don't know the POWER of the dark side!!

DarthBoneTD
Knight Commander
*

Force Alignment: -751
Posts: 596


FIGHT!


« Reply #11 on: December 07, 2018, 08:21:47 AM »

What pommel is that?


I believe that is Renegade SE small pommel.
Logged


Golden Fedora
Knight Commander
*

Force Alignment: 394
Posts: 1213


The Grey Prophet - 4th Knight of the Aeonix Order


« Reply #12 on: December 08, 2018, 02:19:34 PM »

What do PT and OT stand for?  You lost me there Grin

prequel trilogy and original trilogy. took me a while to figure that out when I first got here too.
Logged

"Easy is the path to wisdom for those only not blinded by themselves."

-Broadside

Pages: [1]   Go Up
Send this topic | Print
Jump to: