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TK-16084 - Requesting RotJ EIB Status [CFO]

 

Personal Information

 

FISD name:       KaitoTrooper

Name:                Felix Premm

ID:                      TK-16084

Garrison:           German Garrison

 

 

Mandatory Information

 

Armor:                CFO

Helmet=              CFO

 

Blaster=             DoopyDoo's with some aluminum parts by Kai Hirt

 

 

Optional Information

 

Height =             182cm

Weight =             67kg

 

Boots =              Francouis

belt =                  CFO polyprop belt

Hand Plates =    CFO

Electronics=       Fans by DirtyBoy's Props

Neck Seal =       Darman

Holster =            Darman ROTJ style

Gloves =            Chemical Rubber Gloves

 

Photos

 

Full body front

IMG_2388_zps7ze2zqbz.jpg

 

Full body left

IMG_2389_zpsk1wmhbwz.jpg

 

Full body back

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Full body left

IMG_2391_zpssusovpte.jpg

 

Helmet detail

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Mic tips detail

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Lenses detail

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Helmet liner

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Buttons (2 blue, 6 black)

IMG_2408_zpsrmhrt0h8.jpg

 

Belt

IMG_2404_zpsk5wlt2jp.jpg

 

Dropboxes closed in the back

IMG_2403_zpsugviedzz.jpg

 

Thermal detonator

IMG_2398_zpsssv8uzvp.jpg

 

IMG_2399_zpsmukhqhia.jpg

 

IMG_2401_zpsmiahfwz6.jpg

(the electrical tape is for protecting the plastic)

 

Neck seal

IMG_2402_zpsmdoybkqn.jpg

 

Blaster

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IMG_2411_zps7tzahxgx.jpg

 

IMG_2412_zpsmbiydwk1.jpg

 

IMG_2413_zpsjgau00io.jpg

 

Action shot

IMG_2392_zpsv0ugqbaz.jpg

 

Regards

 

Felix

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Hi mate, great job. Good luck with the application :)

 

One point, I know your forearms have not return edges but you need a photo for your application :)

Are you sure that this isn't a requirement for Centurion? :)

I thought so, because I didn't mention the white soles and the overlapping method, too.

 

Sent from the shield generator on Endor

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Are you sure that this isn't a requirement for Centurion? :)

I thought so, because I didn't mention the white soles and the overlapping method, too.

 

Sent from the shield generator on Endor

White soles yes, needed for centurion. But overlapping construction method and the "no return edges" are requirements for EIB
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Hello Mr. Premm and thank you for your application to Expert infantry.

CRL and EIB Application Requirements

You have a small group of pictures missing from the required photo checklist. If the photo is not present but the detail can be seen elsewhere, I usually let that go or ask to post it later but there are several missing here: I need an "arms up" shot of your left and right side so I can see side detail, I need a rear shot of your helmet, I need a pic of the wrist opening of your forearm and just because I can't see it clearly, can you provide a pic of the bicep strap inside the shoulder bells, please? So far, your armor has all the correct details for EIB. I just need to see the details in those photos I asked for and we can move forward.

 

Other-Armor Fit/Assembly: In this section I will go over observations from your fellow troopers and myself. If these observations should lead to suggestions for corrections or adjustments, I will point out if those adjustment would affect an application and be required to change.

Typically with ANH/ESB applications, forearm return edge shots are not required for EIB. A shorter CRL can be a benefit and to combine the overlap construction with the no return edge feature seemed a no brainer to combine. Just one less thing to keep track of.

Fortunately, you have such a good build that there really isn't much to list here. Great work!

 

Centurion Suggestions: As much as I try to spot and point out everything, Centurion applications are much more detailed and may show something not seen here. The ultimate accuracy is the job of the trooper.

 

I would like to see a new body shot with a little padding under those shoulder bells. One of the defining features of the RotJ suit were the flaring shoulder bells.gallery_14191_7_49634.jpg

 

The next point will unfortunately require a little repair. Your pack on the lower right thigh needs to have the rivet mounting point in the upper corner of the pack. You have it in the middle on both sides. Pop rivets are ok here, they just need to be mounted properly.

I am opening myself up for a bit of schooling here. Please provide info if I am mistaken regarding this. 

Your front sight on your blaster does not look like any front sight I have seen before. Here is what I am most familiar with seeing:P2240247.jpgE11_old_01.jpggallery_12157_44_19751.jpg. There is a big difference in these compared to yours:IMG_2413_zpsjgau00io.jpg Please show me a reference photo of a blaster with your type of sight. 

 

Get on those photos for the EIB application so we can move you forward!!

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Hello,

I've been on vacation for a few days and could not take the extra photos, my appologies.

 

Allright here we go:

 

Right arms up

IMG_1822_zpsvbwyb5tr.jpg

 

Left arms up

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Helmet

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Shoulder bells

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Arms Strapping and forearms

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IMG_2424_zps0ecneqb7.jpg

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For the blaster I have to admit, I've bought it as my first part af my armor and never really tought about it.

I'll contact Kai and ask if he has any references for this build. Otherwise I'll have to alter this part.

 

Regards

 

Felix

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Ok, Felix! Thank you for following up on those pics. I will put your EIB badge through and congratulations!!!

 

Thank you for your follow up plan on your blaster. Sometimes even a small detail like that sight is very important. If you plan on shooting for Centurion (which I hope you do) the rounding of the corners on the side of the kidney/butt combination is what I need to see. Please make sure this detail shows in your Application. ANH/ESB kidneys were 90 Degree angles and the ROTJ corners were different. 

Congrats again!!

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