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February FISD Newsletter 2020

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In Memoriam

Detachment Leader

Executive Officer

Provost Marshall

Deployment Office

Pre Approval Forum

3D Section

Field Exercise Awards

Master Armorer Program

Detachment Affiliation

Election Timeline

Just For Laughs

Costume Totals

Hall of Fame

Fire Teams

Trooping

Imperial Attaché Program

EIB & Centurion: What do these terms mean?

Advanced Tactics Awards

EIB - The March To 1000

Merchandise & Branding Officer

Public Relations
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In the second week of January 2020, Glenn Arnold (SL-4527) passed away. Glenn has been a respected member of the Isle of Wight Garrison since its inception as the Vectis Remnant Squad of the UK Garrison. Glenn is well-known for his portrayal of Darth Vader, an accolade earned with the longest trooping run in his garrison’s history. He is highly regarded for his craftsmanship of all manner of things, from creatures, starships, hyper-detailed custom action figures, to studio-scale props. Though Glenn may not be remembered for his smile, his memory certainly will bring smiles to those who remember him.

 

Our condolences go out to his family and friends.

 

"Buckets Off"

 

 

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On 3rd September 2019, Florida Garrison member Jean-Paul Fouchey (TK-4346) passed away. A supporter of the 501st Legion podcast, Jean-Paul is known for his kind and patient demeanor. Jean-Paul was also active in the First Imperial Stormtrooper Detachment.

 

Our condolences go out to his family and friends.

 

"Buckets Off"

 

 

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31st January 2020, we pay tribute to honorary 501sy member, Alan Harris, who has sadly passed away at the age of 81.

 

Deeply involved in the original trilogy, he wore the white Boba Fett costume in tests before playing a Rebel guard and a Rebel mechanic as well as a Stormtrooper in A New Hope, a Bespin Guard in The Empire Strikes Back as well as a Rebel Hoth trooper and a Stormtrooper on Bespin. and again as a Stormtrooper in Return of the Jedi.


Star Wars trivia fans will also know that the body of Han Solo in carbonite was Alan, that he was the double for Anthony Daniels as C-3PO and had the aforementioned Boba Fett costume built around him.


He returned to the saga for The Phantom Menace to double as Terence Stamp, but he will be best remembered as Bossk in The Empire Strikes Back, the role he became synonymous with.

 

Our condolences go out to his family and friends.

 

"Buckets Off"

 

 

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Greetings Troopers,

 

With elections voting upon us, I want to start by thanking every single person on staff that has helped out in some way this year.  You have been a marvelous team to work with, and it was an honor.  Thanks as well to the membership of FISD for a fantastic year.  We did some amazing things, refined some older things, did some much needed cleanup, had one of the biggest racing shirt runs the legion has ever SEEN, finally brought some pride merch and recognition into the mix, grew our social media channels, and marched ever closer to the 1,000th Expert Infantry approval.

 

It was a fun year, and the next will be fun too!  Now lets get out there and troop :)

 

Signing off,

 

Alay

With Unquestioned Loyalty

Sarah Bailey

TK-20466 "Alay"

Detachment Leader

 

 

 

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Greetings, Troopers! This will be my final column as DXO. We recently finished some long-need updates to the TFA and ROTJ TKs and added a much-requested L3 requirement about separate vocoders.

 

I expect there to be many more CRL updates in 2020 regardless of who your new leadership team is.  I look forward to 2020 and wish whomever wins the election best of luck.

 

 

Harbinger  

With Unquestioned Loyalty

Brien Edick

TK-92802 "Harbinger"

Executive Officer -

Merchandise & Branding Officer

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Greetings Troopers!

 

First I would like to say a huge thank you to this years FISD staff for a job well done.  As some of you may not know the Legion Elections are approaching very quickly.  The new election timeline can be found here

 

This can also be a tumultuous time within the legion.  I would like to remind everyone that historically we have had very smooth election process here on the FISD.  The Provost Marshalls will be running the elections as usual and we expect them to run as smoothly as ever.  I would also like to remind everyone that any candidates we do have for the FISD are volunteering their time and it is not their day job.  So if we do get to the Q & A process please remember that sometimes candidates will need some time to answer any questions. 

 

If anyone has any questions about the election process then please do not hesitate to reach out to me or Chris (themaninthesuitcase). 

 

Again, I would like to thank everyone for a very smooth year and making our job as easy as ever here on the best detachment in the legion. 

 

     

 

starsaber25 

With Unquestioned Loyalty

Steve Sheades

TK-10466 "starsaber25"

Provost Marshall

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Hello Troopers

 

Deployment Officers

 

 

shashachu 

With Unquestioned Loyalty

Sha Sha Chu

TK-19233 "shashachu"

Senior Deployment Officer

 

 

 

TheSwede

With Unquestioned Loyalty

Daniel Melin

TK-99665  "TheSwede"

Senior Deployment Officer

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

msouza 

With Unquestioned Loyalty

Mike Souza

TK-11463 "msouza"

Deployment Officer

 

 

 

justjoseph63

With Unquestioned Loyalty

Joseph Pedigo

TK-10963 "justjoseph63"

Deployment Officer

 

 

 

 

 

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The FISD is pleased to announce the addition of a new area in the Advanced Tactics forum dedicated to those ready to submit for basic 501st TK approval.

 

This section will allow future Troopers the opportunity to submit photos of their completed build to be reviewed by the Staff, Imperial Attaches and others in preparation for forwarding it to their GML for approval.  Any and all advice/suggestions given will be specific, constructive, helpful and respectful.

 

Please note that this program will NOT take the place of your local GML, as Detachments are not chartered for costume approval and can not override a GMLs decision, but is instead a peer review program designed to help you look your best and offer guidance and positive feedback.  You will have the opportunity to ask questions about your completed armor, weapons (if applicable), accessories, etc. and get accurate information from the experts here at the FISD.. the definitive home of TKs worldwide.

 

For more information on this program, please visit the link here

 

 

 

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Contributor Awards

 

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Greeting fellow Troopers,

 

Don't forget to visit our 3D section when next surfing the FISD forums, there is plenty of useful information to potentially help you on your next TK adventure.

You may be a designer wishing to showcase your latest designs or prints, or maybe looking for a file to print your very own Blaster or Laser Axe.

You might be feeling may generous and share with our community a new TK related 3D file and maybe win yourself a 3D contributors award so check out the details below and be part of the in house 3D community.

 

Keep your eyes on this guy: Bsati from the German Garrison is working on updating his TFA helmet files, he's making great progress and we truly appreciate his transparency and skills shown with his work. Keep up the great work Trooper Take a look at his progress.

 

Main forum title: 

3D Parts and Technical

 

Sub topics:

3D Printer owners

Your place to discuss what printer/s you own, recommendations, tech talk and the like, It’s a place to learn something new

 

3D CAD Designers

Home of talented 3D cad designers, show off your 3D renders, of FISD related costume parts and accessories.  Offer help and advice on programs, or offer to commission a piece for a fellow member

 

3D File Depository

A home for 3D file sharing, Troopers helping Troopers is what this section is all about; yes a single location to keep any 3D files offered up by our extremely generous membership. This will be a 501st member’s only section and rules will apply to any usage of the content.


I will be looking for content to continue the growth of these new sections  so If you are interested in helping drive the 3D forums, then please send me a PM and let’s get the threads and the filament flowing. 3D printer heads will understand that last comment ;)

 

Here is a link to the FISD 3D Contributor program.

 

 

Sly11     

With Unquestioned Loyalty

Andrew Franke

TK-11469 "Sly11"

PRO - Awards & Twitter

 

 

 

 

 

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Don't forget to create a troop log here on FISD and get awarded for your adventures

The list of accomplished troopers keeps growing, so get on board and register your troops today.

 

We understand not everyone can help build multiple sets of armour for their fellow troopers, nor own a 3D printer or have the time and skill set to design and offer free 3D files to the detachment.

There is however one thing we all can do, and that is troop.

Here is your opportunity to stand and be recognised for simply trooping in your TK.

We're rolling out a new award system to encourage and reward our members who take the time to post up their field training exercises and keep a troop log.  As you attend events and post logs, you'll earn these shiny profile badges, here are a few:

 

Keep the troop logs coming folks, not only can you earn the badge but you can show others your favorite troops.

You know we love photos here on the forums.

 

 

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Simply start (or update!) your troop log, keep the running total in the title, and post (at least!) a date and name for the official 501st event where you wore your TK!

 

Once you've hit a milestone count, go over to the "Field Exercise Awards -- Post your milestones here" thread to request your profile be updated!  Simple, right?

 

Troop log title examples:

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Milestone post example:

Milestone and Troop Log Title:   [100] TK12345 My troop log

Date and Event:   8/23/2019 -- Death Star Cooking Class

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FAQ:
Do my past troops count?
Yes!  You can update your troop log thread with all your past events for credit :)


Is there any costume requirement?
You have to have attended the event in a costume that falls under the First Imperial Stormtrooper Detachment for credit.  We love pictures from any events with white armor though, so even if you attended an event in another costume with stormtroopers present don't hesitate to show off!

Do I have to include pictures?
Pictures are not required, but are highly encouraged!  Your picture may end up in the Stormtrooper Hall of Fame :)

 

 

Award Recipients January - February

 

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Congratulations troopers and keep on trooping

 

 

Sly11     

With Unquestioned Loyalty

Andrew Franke

TK-11469 "Sly11"

PRO - Awards & Twitter

 

 

 

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The FISD Master Armorer program is an optional, detachment only incentive award to recognize individuals who have directly helped another 501st stormtrooper to achieve Expert Infantry status. Some people spend countless hours helping others, and want to reward their results as well as incentivizing new people to help as well.

 

To register a “win” in the program, the assistance must have provided hands-on help trimming, building, and/or fitting of said armor for the person who was awarded Expert Infantry status.

 

Other program notes:

• Helping remotely, giving advice, or taking payment in exchange for help does not account, all work must be voluntary and without expectation of compensation.

• The assistance must be for a period of 30 minutes or more. Spending 15 minutes tweaking someone’s fitting or taking photos does not count.

• "wins" can be retroactive, e.g. if you helped 5 people in 2017 already, those can count as long as they are fully documented.

 

Award Levels

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The process

• Person applying for the award will create an application thread to track the help they give.

• For each “win”, they will list the person they helped achieve Expert Infantry status by copying their EI approval thread.

• For each “win”, the person who was helped will validate that this person helped them.

You can find the master award area here https://www.whitearmor.net/forum/forum/182-fisd-master-armorer-program/

 

   

 

 

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With elections starting at the end of February it's time to check your detachment affiliation.

 

OK so you look at your Legion profile and it shows that your detachment affiliation to FISD is pending, or otherwise incorrect.  Why does this happen, and what is detachment affiliation anyway, and what will FISD do about it?

 

The answer is that detachment affiliation is only ever used once a year, and for one purpose.  The only time the Legion ever uses it for anything is to determine who can run for DL and who can vote in detachment elections. That's it.  Otherwise it is pretty much ignored and not used for anything.

 

The process of validating detachment membership is cumbersome and time consuming because people use different email information between their Legion and detachment logins, and that there is no way to bulk update the rosters.  For a small detachment it is not a big deal to do this manually, but for a detachment the size of FISD with hundreds and soon thousands of 501st members, it's impossible.

 

Fortunately we have technical folk both on FISD and in the Legion web team.  Once a year they take a feed from FISD's database and do a bulk update on the Legion database.  This occurs right before the election cycle starts and is done once per year.

 

Pro tips:

1) Ensure the email address you use on the Legion & FISD boards are the exact same.

2) Ensure that your FISD profile has the correct TKID.

3) IMPORTANT!  You MUST be in the right security group.  It should be "501st Stormtrooper" in order for the automated system to pull you over.    This thread is where you get your detachment access updated. 

4) If after the bulk update is complete and your profile is still not updated, and you are 100% sure your info is in sync between the two boards, then ask for to the Legion web team.  They should get feedback on why this isn't working.

5) If all else fails, ping the FISD staff.  Which basically means that we'll simply tell the 501st web team to bulk approve everyone :)

6) If still you have no luck you can contact the legion web team directly via email: lwm@501st.com

 

To check detachment affiliation go to the 501st Mb database here then click Your Profile Data.

 

FISD affiliation shows "pending" contact our DL @Alay and request a manual update.

 

 

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2020 Legion Election Timeline

 

Voting is well underway and you have until Wednesday 12th February @ 11.59pm GMT to have your say.

 

Transition period will take place after then and the new DL and their staff will take office on Monday 17th February @ 12.01am GMT


Election Issues/Access

You may reach the Legion Election Moderators by emailing elections@501st.com

 

Link to legion election here

 

 

 

 

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Currently (as of 7th February ) there are 28,991 approved costumes in the legion, out of these under FISD there are 5,495 which is 18.95% of all approved 501st costumes. 

 

Interestingly this is the second time this number has fallen under 20%, the larger the legion costume totals grows the smaller amount of TK's there are.

 

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Thank you to all of you troopers who have been filling the “Field Exercises” with a plethora of pictures and your experiences.

As the curator of these halls, it has been epic to stroll through and see each trooper’s hard work - my bucket of to you all.

With that being said, Troopers please welcome TK - 73705 Nik to the Stormtrooper Hall of Fame!

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Pyrates   

With Unquestioned Loyalty

Aaron Gibson

TK-99725 "Pyrates"

Curator Hall of Fame

 

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Greetings Troopers.

 

The Fire Team program is completely optional, and is intended to help form a common identity and spirit of camaraderie among 501st Legion stormtroopers in the same geographic area/garrison that troop together.

Fire Teams are not officially recognized by the 501st Legion nor the FISD, although they will be able to access a Fire Team sub-forum on the detachment website. Because Fire Teams are unofficial groups, they cannot have any 501st or FISD markings, including 501st Legion, 501st, Legion logos, Vader's Fist etc. on their branding or logos. However, Teams will be allowed to use any unique markings at informal events provided they follow these guidelines.

Guidelines

  • No 501st or FISD markings. Period.
  • Any active Legion member with a valid stormtrooper costume in the specified geographic area can join.
  • The Team can create a name, logo, backstory, etc. for itself (names usually contain Fire Team, though this isn't required).
  • A list of each Team (with their specific "Teams Name") with a current list their members will be kept in the Fire Team sub-forum on the Detachment website.
  • A Team member must troop at least twice per year to maintain status as a member. Two or more Team members must troop together once per year to keep the group active.

Merchandising

  • Again, no 501st or FISD markings.
  • Merchandising will only be limited by the imagination of the Fire Team.
  • Any merchandising should be submitted to the detachment, or through proper Legion channels.
  • A master list of all Fire Team merchandise (with photos) will be posted in the Fire Team sub-forum.

If any of these guidelines are violated, the group will be disbanded.

 

Here is a link to the Fire Team areahttp://www.whitearmor.net/forum/forum/130-fire-team-area/   501st membership is needed to view this area.

 

This is a great program that is strictly just for fun and it also allows fellow TK's get to know each other better.  I would love to help any Garrison/area get a Fire Team started, just let me know what I can do to help.

 

If you would like to register a Fire Team here is the link

 

In other business, just a reminder, if you have an addition, removal or any other change in you Fire Team's status, send me a PM here and I'll get you all squared away.

 

Who would have thought when this program started it would progress so well that we now see our 50th Fire Team, congratulations to Southern California Garrison (Southern California) - Fire Team Heavy Hitters.

 

Recently Approved Fire Teams

# 56

 

Allow me to introduce our 56th Fire Team:  Burning River Fire Team!!

 

Region: Illinois (Midwest Garrison)

 

Name: Fighting 21st

 

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For the full list of Fire Teams head here

 

 

captsafe66     

With Unquestioned Loyalty

Mark Ryner

TK-4584 "captsafe66 "

FISD/Fire Team Director

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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 January - February

A few troops from around the globe

 

 

 

 

 

 

Rise of Skywalker @ Lemoore NAS 

 

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By: Rebecca, TK29118,  "Sharkbait"

 

 

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William Jeanse Memorial Library Star Wars Day 

 

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By: A.J., TK51351, "A.J.Hamler"

 

 

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Worcester Railers Hockey Star Wars Night

 

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By: Nicholas, TK263299 "Silentperformance" 

 

 

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Star Wars Night at the Surrey Eagles 

 

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By: Andrew, TK76271  "MissionTrooper

 

 

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Serve proudly, ladies and gentlemen, and as Tim (Dark CMF) says:  "Keep doing what it is that got you here"!

 

Are you an approved TK that spends more time on the boards than the average Trooper?  Do you enjoy using your knowledge to help out future and existing Troopers?  If so, we would like to invite you to join the Imperial Attaché program!

Members of the I.A. team are chosen to help out not only those here on the boards, but on a local level as well.  Our aim is to have at least one in each and every Garrison, Squad and Outpost in the entire legion to be the eyes and ears of the FISD on a local level.

 

A suggested level of EIB or above is preferred, as part of the duties include assisting those aiming for levels 2 and 3, but is not a requirement.  Being active on the boards on a regular basis , welcoming new members and helping out where you can is, though.  

 

Some of the benefits:

1.  Access to exclusive Attaché merch., including patches, etc.

2.  Having the Imperial Attaché title under your name.

3.  Being a part of the team that welcomes new and prospective members of the FISD.

4.  Being the "go-to" person in your Garrison, Squad or Outpost.

5.  Exclusive access to the Attaché HQ area, Imperial Propaganda Machine (newsletter) and merchandise discussions.

 

We are currently in need of Attaches in many units, especially International Garrisons/Squads and Outposts.  For more information on this program, please head here and if you should have any questions or concerns, feel free to contact me at any time.  (Pretzel)

 

For a complete list of Imperial Attaches, go here

 

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 IMPERIAL ATTACHE AWARD

 

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Imperial Attaché Award for those attaché's who have gone above and beyond [minimum 1 year of service]

 

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You can find a list of prior recipients here

 

    

 

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ATTACHE MERCHANDISE

 

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For those of you on the Imperial Attaché staff, the official I.A. patches are available 

Here are the details..  PLEASE READ CAREFULLY!

Patches will be limited to TWO per person, and will only be sold to those who are currently serving FISD Imperial Attaches.

 

These patches have been graciously DONATED to the FISD, so all you will need to do is cover the cost of shipping and PP fees, which will be $1.00 each for those in the U.S. and P.R. and $1.50 each for those outside the U.S. What a deal!

Thank you Joseph @justjoseph63for looking after these.

 

 

You can find the thread here

 

 

 

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ATTACHE ROCKER

 

For those of you on the Imperial Attaché staff, the official I.A. rockers are now available. 

Link below

 

 

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Attaché Ambassador

 

 

Greetings troopers,

 

As the elections come to a close and I hang my Attache Ambassador hat, I sit back and reflect on my career here with the 501st Legion and FISD. It now seems all one big adventure blur. To an eager recruit (sometimes it felt like that armor would never arrive) to a Stormtrooper trooping every other weekend, to soon a staff member donating his time to serve and promote the FISD and do the best he could to live by the FISD's motto: "Troopers Helping Troopers!" 

In closing, I hope to see you all continue to assist and help your fellow trooper to accomplish their goals! I will see you around on the boards TK's! Maybe we will meet at celebration ;) Thank You for an incredible time as your Ambassador. I was proud to represent you all. 

Troop on! :salute:

 

"Keep Doing What got you here!" 

 

 

 

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With Unquestioned Loyalty

Preston Christman

TK-91488 "Pretzel"

PRO Lead - Attaché

Ambassador

 

 

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So what exactly are EIB (Expert Infantry Badge) and Centurion levels?

These programs were designed for those who choose to take their armor above and beyond the minimum requirements for basic 501st Legion approval.  It gives you the chance to show a level of dedication and pride that takes your armor closer to being as "screen accurate" as possible, without as much extra work as you may realize!

 

It also works on giving a better look to the Legion as an entity, and you can bet others will take notice of your hard work.  The 501st has a list of detailed requirements for Basic approval, (level 1), EIB, (level 2) and Centurion, (level 3) which can be found here in the Costume Reference Library, (CRLhttp://databank.501st.com/databank/Costuming:FISD_CRL

 

Here are a few of the questions people may be wondering about:  

1.  "I am a (tall/short/heavy/thin) Trooper.  Can I still apply?  Of course!  These programs are open and encouraged for all sizes of TKs, as long as the costume is correct and meets the guidelines.  There are many specific build tutorials to every option, as well as a vast network of fellow TKs on the FISD to help you out and offer suggestions.

  

2.  "How much extra will I have to pay for extra items"?  The cost is actually quite reasonable, considering the few extra supplies you will need, which are listed in the requirements area.  While it may run you a little more to implement these additions to your costume, they will go a long way to improving accuracy.  All needed items can be found for sale on this thread: https://www.whitearmor.net/forum/forum/16-ongoing-sales-project-orders/

 

While blasters are not required for basic approval, for EIB and Centurion levels they are, and may need upgrades (also listed in the CRL).

 

3.  "I haven't even got my kit yet, is it too early to start planning"?  Actually, aiming for Centurion is easiest to do right out of the box.

4.  "I have my basic TK approval, can I still get in these programs"?  In a word... absolutely!  

  

5.  "Are there any "perks" to this extra work and cost"?  Besides knowing that you have a great looking set of armor, the 501st and FISD believes you should be deservedly recognized for your achievement(s), and allows you to wear the appropriate embroidered "rocker" badge of rank (available for a very minimum cost) on your shirt, helmet bag, etc., as well as rank decals to put on your armor bin.  You will also have access to select "challenge coin" runs, receive (free) a cool certificate for your new rank, and have your title posted below your name in your FISD signature.  Plus, once you reach these levels, you will have the extra knowledge to help out those who are looking to apply as well.

  

6.  "Is it hard to apply, and what happens then"?   After basic approval, all you do is make sure your armor is up to the standards set forth in the CRL, post a thread with the required photos in the appropriate area (see below), and wait a bit for the D.O.s (Deployment Officers) to address it. (Hint:  Studying other people's threads before you submit can be a GREAT help).  These are also listed on the main page of the FISD site.  While waiting for approval, you will get some comments from others who will offer suggestions and constructive advice to help you out.  If you should need any changes, the DOs will let you know, so you can adjust accordingly.  Don't be dismayed if you do need changes... it's all for your benefit!   After you are approved for EIB, then you can submit for Centurion.  

 

EIB  https://www.whitearmor.net/forum/forum/19-request-expert-infantryman-status/

 

Centurion  https://www.whitearmor.net/forum/forum/72-request-centurion-status/

 

Just remember that the FISD is here to help you every step of the way with whatever other questions you may have, but if you can't seem to find what you are looking for in your research, just ask away here on the forum.

 

 

 

 

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This area lists all those who have gone above and beyond basic approval toward screen accuracy. 

 

FOR January - February  the 1st Imperial Stormtrooper Detachment would like to congratulate:


Expert Infantry Badge Award:

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Carsten  "Sidius"  TK22672  EIB 952

Ardeshir  "euuspolo"  TK43128  EIB 3rd 

 

GREAT job on your approval, now on to Level 3!  :salute:

Request your free EIB certificate here
 

 

Centurion Badge Award:

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Ardeshir  "euuspolo"  TK43128  EIB 3rd 

 

Outstanding job on reaching Centurion, Troopers!  :salute:

Request your free Centurion certificate here  

 

If you see any of these Troopers around your Garrison or Squad, be sure to congratulate them!

 

 

 

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As many of you are aware, the FISD is currently in our March to 1000 program.  Our goal is to reach the one thousand mark of Troopers who have earned their Expert Infantry Badge, and although we are well on our way to this goal and have just reached the 952 mark!  The amount of approved submissions is increasing thanks to the dedication of those willing to go the "extra mile" toward screen accuracy.  

 

Here is a brief description of EIB as written by Paul (Daetrin), our founder:

 

"Expert Infantryman status is not required for members of this detachment. It should be viewed as an optional set of requirements for those who wish to take the accuracy of their costumes to the next level, and be recognized accordingly. We're a costuming club - think of it as an award for costuming excellence and you get the picture.

 

The requirements will not replace or supersede 501st standards, but only serve as an inspiration for the level of accuracy that can be achieved. The standards are meant to be high but achievable..."

 

Besides the added pride you will have in your armor, those reaching this level can purchase exclusive EIB gear (patches, decals, coins etc.) and get a free certificate for your accomplishment.  If you are interested or would like more information about the program head here that will help.  You can also contact myself  "Pretzel" or any Imperial Attaché, and we will be more than happy to assist you!

 

 

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Greetings troopers. Racing Shirt fulfillment is under way - most of you in the USA should have received your shirts by now, and all other areas are in transit. Please do no hesitate to reach out to the shirt fulfillment team (myself, @TK-42134 and @Disco) with any issues.

 

 

 

Harbinger  

With Unquestioned Loyalty

Brien Edick

TK-92802 "Harbinger"

Executive Officer -

Merchandise & Branding Officer

 

 

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Lead Public Relations 

 

 

 

Pretzel

With Unquestioned Loyalty

Preston Christman

TK-91488 "Pretzel"

PRO Lead - Attaché

Ambassador

 

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Newsletter

 

Hi all this could very well be my last newsletter for the time being, I would just like to say thank you for the support and comments I've received over the time of newsletter PRO, it's been a pleasure to serve this community, in my mind one of the best in the legion. Thank you all 

 

 

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With Unquestioned Loyalty

Glen "Q" Rhodes

TK-85421 "gmrhodes13"

PRO Newsletter

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Facebook

 

 

 

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With Unquestioned Loyalty

Daniel Lauber

TK-55550 "Ripper_L"

PRO Facebook - Editor at Large

 

 

 

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Instagram

 

Pretzel 

With Unquestioned Loyalty

Preston Christman

TK-91488 "Pretzel"

PRO Lead - Attaché

Ambassador

 

Soulart

With Unquestioned Loyalty

Teresa Nuthall

TK-41307 "Soulart"

PRO Instagram 

 

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Twitter

 

 

Sly11    

With Unquestioned Loyalty

Andrew Franke

TK-11469 "Sly11"

PRO - Awards & Twitter

 

 

 

 

 

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Facebook Group

 

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With Unquestioned Loyalty

Tim Waychoff

TK-51878 “Dark CMF”

PRO Director Facebook

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Don't Forget We're on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram

 

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Facebook: www.facebook.com/whitearmor

Facebook Group: 1st Imperial Stormtrooper Detachment (FISD) Official

 


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Instagram: www.instagram.com/fisd501st

 

 

 

 

On behalf of the 1st Imperial Stormtrooper Detachment Command Staff and the Imperial Propaganda Department

 

 

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Thanks to all of  the team members for your time, effort and amazing work.

 

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I normally just read the newsletter and move along. 

With this maybe being Glen's @gmrhodes13 last newsletter. I want to say thanks for your time and touch you put into it.

 

Looking foward to the next issue

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On 2/12/2020 at 10:22 AM, magni said:

I normally just read the newsletter and move along. 

With this maybe being Glen's @gmrhodes13 last newsletter. I want to say thanks for your time and touch you put into it.

 

Looking foward to the next issue

Many thanks Randy, well hand surgery went better than the surgeon expected so that and with the blessing of the new DL I will be sticking around, sorry everyone :laugh1:

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You continue to do an amazing job on the NL, Glen, and I'm glad to see that you will be around to keep it up!  :jc_doublethumbup:

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Excellent, as always!

Certainly happy to see that you will be sticking around.

Happier still to hear that the surgery went better than expected.  Hopefully this means a much simpler and more enjoyable life for you during your day to day activities.  Thank you for your continued service to the Detachment, Glen.  ;)

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5 hours ago, gmrhodes13 said:

Many thanks Randy, well hand surgery went better than the surgeon expected so that and with the blessing of the new DL I will be sticking around, sorry everyone :laugh1:

 

It means you're doing things good.  Congrats   :th_AnimatedBravoSmiley:

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