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by Proto
Fri Apr 05, 2019 9:24 am
Forum: Open Channel
Topic: Celebration Chicago Questions
Replies: 2
Views: 2033

Re: Celebration Chicago Questions

I know, I know... I should of posted this earlier, but.

Anyone have some floor space in their hotel room? still looking
by Proto
Sun Feb 17, 2019 6:22 pm
Forum: Open Channel
Topic: Celebration Chicago Questions
Replies: 2
Views: 2033

Celebration Chicago Questions

Hey all, yes I'm still around and trying to alter my armor.

My question is about Celebration. I have 5 day tickets and need to find somewhere to crash. I promise I wont take up to/too/tutu much room. A patch of floor is all I require.
by Proto
Wed Jun 20, 2018 3:49 am
Forum: Costume Resources and Questions
Topic: Selling, one Anovos Classic TK armor
Replies: 1
Views: 2427

Selling, one Anovos Classic TK armor

Yes, I am selling my Anovos Classic TK. This is due partially due to my current health issues, but more more to the fact that my torso is to/too/tutu long. Basically the cod piece hits me in the belly button. Most of the assembled pieces have been extended with the exception of the thighs which have...
by Proto
Wed Jun 20, 2018 3:25 am
Forum: Open Channel
Topic: Have you found out something that you wish you never heard
Replies: 10
Views: 5506

Have you found out something that you wish you never heard

Hey everyone Well, I had a long talk with one of my in home nurses today. And as can guess the prognosus is not good. If everything continues the way it has, I might now be around in a year. Needless to say that I'm going to fighting this outcome with every thing I have. A concern of mine is that Ce...
by Proto
Tue Jun 05, 2018 10:35 pm
Forum: Open Channel
Topic: Sorry I haven't been around...
Replies: 2
Views: 3420

Re: Sorry I haven't been around...

As some of you know, I have been in and out of the Hospital / Rehab for the last 7 months. I wish I could tell you that I'm back to nomal, the best I can say is that I get better everyday. My hope is to show up for Maker Faire. But my ultimate goal is Celebration Chicago (I just purchsed the 5 day t...
by Proto
Sun Jul 23, 2017 1:17 pm
Forum: Open Channel
Topic: Sorry I haven't been around...
Replies: 2
Views: 3420

Sorry I haven't been around...

Sorry I haven't been around lately, I had a serious Financial Scare back in June that I'm still recovering from. The scare I'm talking about is that my home went into Forclosure. I was able to save it (thanks to my Sister) But I have come to the realization that I can no long afford this house. So I...
by Proto
Sun Jul 23, 2017 1:06 pm
Forum: Open Channel
Topic: Any 3D printer recommendations?
Replies: 16
Views: 6668

Re: Any 3D printer recommendations?

Sorry for being a bit late with some suggestions. I'm not familiar with the requirements to print BB-8, but the Chopper I'm designing can be printed on a 8x8x8 printer. SeeMeCNC Orion - 8"dia build - Prebuilt - about $1200 SeeMeCNC Rostock Max - 12"dia x 14" build ulome - KIT - about $1000 FolgerTec...
by Proto
Fri Feb 24, 2017 10:48 am
Forum: Costume Resources and Questions
Topic: x-Wing helmet painting help, please.
Replies: 1
Views: 3225

x-Wing helmet painting help, please.

I received a X-wing pilot (ANH) helmet for my birthday and I'm looking for someone to paint it. What I want to do is a bit Non-Standard, so my painting skills will not cut it. What I'm looking for is to take the Flying Tiger logo and adapt it to the Star Wars universe. Maybe a Flying Nexu? I have no...
by Proto
Sat Dec 24, 2016 11:38 am
Forum: Open Channel
Topic: Tinker Hack Event at the Henry Ford???
Replies: 1
Views: 1930

Tinker Hack Event at the Henry Ford???

I was just curious, I have not seen anything about this years Tinker, Hack, Invent event at the Henery Ford this year. It is ussually the Saturday after Christmas.

Is it happening? is it cancelled?
by Proto
Sun Sep 25, 2016 11:28 am
Forum: Open Channel
Topic: troubled times
Replies: 3
Views: 2475

troubled times

hey de oh Well, I have been facing some serious financial difficulties as of late. I haven't been working on my TK for the simple reason that I can not justify investing the money nessessary. With my bank accounts rapidly drying up, I maybe forced to sell some things off. until I find a decent incom...
by Proto
Wed Jul 27, 2016 8:43 pm
Forum: Costume Resources and Questions
Topic: Can I borrow someones Neck Seal?
Replies: 2
Views: 2372

Re: Can I borrow someones Neck Seal?

Well, that didn't go as planned I was going to try and finish assembly in the hopes I could borrow a neck seal to get my submission pics. Key word WAS. Unfortunately I ran into some major fitment issues when I tried on the torso armor. Curse my long Torso I'm going to need some professional help (No...
by Proto
Wed Jul 27, 2016 3:22 pm
Forum: Costume Resources and Questions
Topic: Can I borrow someones Neck Seal?
Replies: 2
Views: 2372

Can I borrow someones Neck Seal?

Hey Dee Oh. I was trying to finish up my TK for Maker Faire this weekend. Something told me I should try various peices on. Well it turns out the the Neck Seal that came with my Anovos kit is way to/too/tutu small. I was wondering if someone could loan me their neckseal so I can submit pics for appr...
by Proto
Fri Jul 15, 2016 7:47 pm
Forum: Open Channel
Topic: Curses... Rebels threw me a curve ball
Replies: 11
Views: 4571

Re: Curses... Rebels threw me a curve ball

Therss a couple approved Ezra's already. I'm just hoping it doesn't get denied I have been researching it for awhile. I don't have the saber; I can't find anyone that makes it. I have the toy gutted to *hopefully* put an ultrasaber in and weather the hilt. If you said there's a couple approved Ezra...
by Proto
Wed Jul 13, 2016 6:28 pm
Forum: Open Channel
Topic: Curses... Rebels threw me a curve ball
Replies: 11
Views: 4571

Curses... Rebels threw me a curve ball

Well, some of you may of seen the sneak peek of Rebels Season 3 the was posted on starwars.com Long Story Short... Ezra has a new look, including a new blaster and lightsaber. here is my dilema I'm currently printing out my Chopper. I admit that I am just starting him. Do I stop Chopper to work on t...
by Proto
Thu Jun 23, 2016 8:41 pm
Forum: Costume Resources and Questions
Topic: Well... that didn't go as planned
Replies: 2
Views: 2455

Re: Well... that didn't go as planned

NEVERMIND :oops:

I remembered a way to get the adhessive off. Orange Oil air freshener (yes, I know it sounds wierd. but it works) :thumbs:
by Proto
Thu Jun 23, 2016 7:18 pm
Forum: Costume Resources and Questions
Topic: Well... that didn't go as planned
Replies: 2
Views: 2455

Well... that didn't go as planned

Opps Well my plan was to mount perscription lenses in my Bucket. I covered the green lenses with masking tape (good 3M stuff) to protect them from scratching. At least that WAS the plan. Imagine my surprise when I pulled off that masking tape and adhesive residue that was left behind. A tough residu...
by Proto
Mon May 30, 2016 8:41 pm
Forum: Open Channel
Topic: An odd thing happened at the Cherry Capital Comic Con
Replies: 5
Views: 2989

Re: An odd thing happened at the Cherry Capital Comic Con

I don't think I can type the old joke "All clones look alike"

can I?
by Proto
Sun May 29, 2016 8:48 pm
Forum: Open Channel
Topic: An odd thing happened at the Cherry Capital Comic Con
Replies: 5
Views: 2989

Re: An odd thing happened at the Cherry Capital Comic Con

Mr Fett wrote:If he hasn't watched the Rebels cartoon, he'd not know your appearance.
more than likely. I find it kind of funny though
by Proto
Sat May 28, 2016 10:46 pm
Forum: Open Channel
Topic: An odd thing happened at the Cherry Capital Comic Con
Replies: 5
Views: 2989

An odd thing happened at the Cherry Capital Comic Con

Today at the Con something weird happened. I was at the table helping trim up the Anovos Classic TK that we were tasked to build during the Con. A gentleman came up to the table and asked if Rex was going to make an apperience. I said to give me a bit to finish up the peice I was trimming and then I...
by Proto
Thu May 19, 2016 7:35 am
Forum: Open Channel
Topic: Anyone missing a Honda Key?
Replies: 0
Views: 13112

Anyone missing a Honda Key?

Hey Dee Oh I was going through my stuff after MCCC and I found a Honda Key. I figure I've had it since either Saturday of Great Lakes Comic Con. Or Saturday of Motorcity. I'm not sure how it got in my Helmet Bag, but I guess that does not matter. So, if you are missing a key to your Honda. Let me Know