Revision as of 19:45, 29 November 2011 by Stormtrooperguy (Talk | contribs)
crlblackhd.gif
Boba Fett, Return of the Jedi
Missingprofile.jpg
Model Model, Photo by Photographer


Bounty-Hunters-Guild.png

Description: Boba Fett, Return of the Jedi
Prefix: BH
Detachment: Bounty Hunters Guild
Context: Star Wars Episode VI


The 501st approval requirements are listed in black.

The Bounty Hunters' Guild defines two additional, optional levels of costuming excellence. In the page below, requirements for Level 1 "Notorious" are listed in blue. Level 2 "Infamous" requirements are in red. Please visit the BHG web site for a full description of these standards.

For 501st membership only the requirements in black need to be met.

  • This CRL is a work in progress.
  • This costume may be approved by GMLs, but until the library entry is complete, it is suggested that this character first be submitted to the appropriate DL/GML peer review section of the legion forum.
  • If you have this costume and would like to assist with the completion of this library entry, please contact your detachment leader.
  • Please note that the use of the word "should" below does not indicate that the armor piece is considered open to interpretation. All instances of "should be" and "should have" will be replaced with "is" and "has", as this guide is completed.
Required Costume Components

The following costume components are present and appear as described below.

Blankwhite.gif Helmet
For 501st approval:
  • Must have a dark colored, full one piece "T" visor.
  • Must have a rangefinder and stalk on the right side of the helmet.
  • The mandibles, head band and key slot area must be a dark red/burgundy color.
  • The upper cheeks must be a blue-green color.
  • The ear pieces and rangefinger stalk must be a silver metal / metallic in appearance.
  • The rangefinder topper must be black with a translucent lower piece and 2 red LEDs on the top.
  • The dome and lower cheeks must be a light olive green in color.
  • The dome features a prominent dent in the left front portion.
  • The helmet back must be medium green in color.
  • The helmet must be weathered and should match the visual references as closely as possible, both in colors and weathering patterns.
  • The keyhole slots in the rear of helmet must have a Casio MQ-1 circuit board (or cast replica) mounted in the openings. This detail may be cast into the helmet or mounted behind cut out openings in the slots.
For level two certification (if applicable):
For level three certification (if applicable):
Blankwhite.gif Neck Seal
For 501st approval:
  • A quilted neck seal made from the same fabric as the vest covers the neck.
  • Horizontal ribs run along the seal.
  • The seal closes in the front via hooks or velcro.
For level two certification (if applicable):
For level three certification (if applicable):
Blankwhite.gif Armor Vest
For 501st approval:
  • Must be light gray in color and weathered.
  • Must close down the back.
  • Must have short shoulder tabs to mount the shoulder armor. These tabs must be quilted, running from the end of the tab up to the shoulder.
  • Must have slits cut into the back of the vest in order for the jetpack harness straps to feed through.
  • Must allow for the attachment of chest, back, belly, shoulder and collar armor.
  • Must be short enough to stop before hitting the girth belt. It should be no longer than necessary to mount the armor.
For level two certification (if applicable):
  • Must be made from accurate "tackle twill" fabric.
For level three certification (if applicable):
Blankwhite.gif Chest armor
For 501st approval:
  • Consists of collar armor, left and right breast plates, a center diamond and an abdominal plate.
  • Must have dimension and give the feeling of thickness and depth.
  • Must be medium/dark green with weathering that appears to expose a silver base color with yellow edges around the damage. Weathering must reasonably match visual reference.
  • Left breast plate must have two cut out horizontal bars, the lower one to be wider and positioned as shown in visual references.
  • The slots must be backed by a translucent screen.
  • Center diamond plate between breast plates must have an indented vertical rectangle as shown in visual references.
  • Must attach securely to the front of the vest
  • The collar armor connects to the back plate via 4 square silver metal/metallic studs.
  • The studs may be functional connectors or decorative. If the studs are not the functional connection between collar and back plate, no other attachment method may be visible.
For level two certification (if applicable):
  • Chest slots must have an illuminated red display, flashing in a pattern consistent with film reference.
For level three certification (if applicable):
Blankwhite.gif Back Armor
For 501st approval:
  • Must have dimension and give the feeling of thickness and depth.
  • Must be medium/dark green with weathering that appears to expose a silver base color with yellow edges around the damage. Weathering must reasonably match visual reference.
  • Must have two rectangular slots over the shoulder blades to allow for the jetpack straps to feed through.
  • Must have curved cutout at the bottom to allow for jetpack harness/straps.
  • Connects to collar armor via 4 square silver metal/metallic studs.
  • The studs may be functional connectors or decorative. If the studs are not the functional connection between collar and back plate, no other attachment method may be visible.
For level two certification (if applicable):
For level three certification (if applicable):
Blankwhite.gif Cape
For 501st approval:
  • Olive green canvas cape hung from the outer stud on the left shoulder.
  • Cape must be tattered and weathered.
For level two certification (if applicable):
  • Cape must be made from an accurate US Army shelter half.
For level three certification (if applicable):
Blankwhite.gif Wookiee Scalps
For 501st approval:
  • Blond, brown and black braided loops of hair hung from the right shoulder.
For level two certification (if applicable):
  • Color and ornaments on the braids must be consistent with visual reference.
For level three certification (if applicable):
Blankwhite.gif Shoulder Armor
For 501st approval:
  • Must be golden yellow in color and weathered where indicated in visual references to give the illusion of battle wear and damage.
  • Must have six points to the armor and curve around the upper arm.
  • Must attach securely to shoulders of the vest .
  • The left shoulder has a red Mythosaur skull symbol on a white background. The RotJ skull has horns that are not attached to the skull.
For level two certification (if applicable):
For level three certification (if applicable):
Blankwhite.gif Left Gauntlet
For 501st approval:
  • Gauntlets are dark red / burgundy in color and are weathered to expose a base silver color as shown in visual reference.
  • A Casio MQ-1 Calculator keypad (or cast replica) appears at the wrist.
  • A vintage dental expander (or cast replica) is mounted near the keypad.
  • A rocket is mounted to the top of the arm. The rocket must match visual references.
  • A flame thrower housing is mounted on the outside of the arm.
    • The flamethrower has 2 nozzles exposed at the wrist end.
    • 2 momentary switches are mounted to the top of the housing.
  • A round, flat red LED appears near the elbow side of the gauntlet.
  • The lower shell of the gauntlet is rounded, with rectangular indents matching visual reference.
For level two certification (if applicable):
  • Calculator keypad buttons must be painted to match visual reference.
For level three certification (if applicable):
Blankwhite.gif Right Gauntlet
For 501st approval:
  • Gauntlets are dark red / burgundy in color and are weathered to expose a base silver color as shown in visual reference.
  • Four small silver darts are mounted at the top of the gauntlet.
  • A cord housing is mounted to the outside of the arm as seen in visual reference.
    • One hose connector comes out of the back of this housing.
    • A second hose connector comes out of a rod mounted immediately under the housing.
  • A third hose connector is attached to the top of the gauntlet. The hose runs up under the short sleeve of the flight suit.
For level two certification (if applicable):
  • Two of the darts should have black tips to match visual reference.
For level three certification (if applicable):
Blankwhite.gif Gloves
For 501st approval:
  • Light grey gloves with white quilted patches on the fingers and back of hands.
For level two certification (if applicable):
For level three certification (if applicable):
Blankwhite.gif Flight Suit
For 501st approval:
  • The flight suit is light grey and should be snugly fitted to the wearer.
  • The suit has long sleeves, with short sleeves on top of them.
  • The legs each have 2 tool pockets near the ankle.
  • The suit must be weathered, particularly at the legs.
For level two certification (if applicable):
  • The short sleeves should have a double row of stitching along the bottom edge and a vertical seam at the front of the arm.
For level three certification (if applicable):
Blankwhite.gif Ammo Belt
For 501st approval:
  • A medium brown leather or leather like belt that secures via velcro in the rear.
  • The belt has 8 ammo pouches on the front with no gaps between them.
For level two certification (if applicable):
For level three certification (if applicable):
Blankwhite.gif Hip Pouches
For 501st approval:
  • A pouch is present at each hip.
  • Pouches are an off-white color and must be weathered.
  • Pouches have angled flaps at the top.
  • Pouches are mounted via fabric loops over the ammo belt. The loops are the full width of the pouches.
For level two certification (if applicable):
For level three certification (if applicable):
Blankwhite.gif Girth Belt
For 501st approval:
  • The girth belt is a dark red multi-strand rope belt wrapping around the front of the body.
  • In the back there is a gap of 6-8 inches.
  • The girth belt has 4 silver buckles on the rear, connected via black straps.
For level two certification (if applicable):
For level three certification (if applicable):
Blankwhite.gif Codpiece
For 501st approval:
  • The codpiece wraps around the front of the body, connecting to the kidney plate on the sides via 2 square metal/metal-like studs.
  • The codpiece may have a dent in the front, or may be dent-free.
  • The studs may be functional connectors or decorative. If the studs are not the functional connection between cod and kidney, no other attachment method may be visible.
  • The kidney plate is a medium/dark green with weathering that displays and exposed silver base color with yellow edges around the damage.
For level two certification (if applicable):
For level three certification (if applicable):
Blankwhite.gif Kidney Plate
For 501st approval:
  • The kidney plate wraps around the back of the body, connecting to the codpiece on the sides via 2 square metal/metal-like studs.
  • The studs may be functional connectors or decorative. If the studs are not the functional connection between cod and kidney, no other attachment method may be visible.
  • The kidney plate is a medium/dark green with weathering that displays and exposed silver base color with yellow edges around the damage.
For level two certification (if applicable):
For level three certification (if applicable):
Blankwhite.gif Knee Armor
For 501st approval:
  • Must have dimension and give the feeling of thickness and depth.
  • Must be golden yellow in color and weathered where indicated in visual references to give the illusion of battle wear and damage.
  • Must attach via a 1" dirty white elastic strap around the back of the knee.
  • The left knee has 2 cylindrical dart launchers on the outside. These launchers must match visual references.
  • The right knee has 1 cylindrical dart launcher on the outside (bottom position) and a tapered metal detail in the top position. These details must match visual references.
  • Inner section must form an upside down "F" pattern as shown in reference images.
For level two certification (if applicable):
For level three certification (if applicable):
Blankwhite.gif Shin Tool: Sonic Beam Weapon
For 501st approval:
  • May be made as shown in the Star Wars Visual Dictionary or from original found part.
  • The Sonic Beam Weapon is a Patterson Squeegee, still available from photography supplie companies.
For level two certification (if applicable):
For level three certification (if applicable):
Blankwhite.gif Shin Tool: Anti-Security Blade
For 501st approval:
  • May be made as shown in the Star Wars Visual Dictionary or from original found part.
  • The Anti-Security Blade is made from the cut off portion of the Patterson squeegee combined with 2 stylus brush parts from a Mitchell Engineering stylus brush.
For level two certification (if applicable):
For level three certification (if applicable):
Blankwhite.gif Shin Tool: Survival Knife
For 501st approval:
  • May be made as shown in the Star Wars Visual Dictionary or from original found part.
  • The survival knife is made from a Patterson chemical stirrer, still available from photography supplie companies.
For level two certification (if applicable):
For level three certification (if applicable):
Blankwhite.gif Shin Tool: Jetpack Adjustment Tool
For 501st approval:
  • The found item for this part has not been identified.
  • The Jetpack Adjustment Tool is a silver colored cylinder fitted into the tool pockets.

For level two certification (if applicable):
For level three certification (if applicable):
Blankwhite.gif Spats
For 501st approval:
  • The top of the boot is covered by a fabric spat of similar color to the belt pouches.
For level two certification (if applicable):
For level three certification (if applicable):
Blankwhite.gif Boots
For 501st approval:
  • Canvas / fabric boots with black piping running in 2 lines from toe to ankle.
  • Elastic sides
  • White, flat soles.
  • 2 spikes attached at the toe via a toe plate. Spikes and plates are metal, or should appear to be metal.
  • Boots must be heavily weathered as shown in reference images.
For level two certification (if applicable):
For level three certification (if applicable):
Personal tools
The 501st Legion is a worldwide Star Wars costuming organization comprised of and operated by Star Wars fans. While it is not sponsored by Lucasfilm Ltd., it is Lucasfilm's preferred Imperial costuming group. Star Wars, its characters, costumes, and all associated items are the intellectual property of Lucasfilm. © & ™ Lucasfilm Ltd. All rights reserved. Used under authorization.