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*Helmet is painted matte or satin white.
*Helmet is painted matte or satin white.
*White mohawk on top of dome.
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*Front of helmet dome has a large white arrow symbol which points downward.
*Primer grey indented helmet band wraps around back of dome.
*Primer grey indented helmet band wraps around back of dome.
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*Traveling from the rear of the helmet, just above the rear indented helmet band, over the top of the dome and down the front of the face mask is a blue stripe.
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*Traveling from the rear of the helmet, just above the rear indented helmet band, over the top of the dome and down the front of the face mask, is a wide blue stripe.
**From the rear, this stripe starts at about 3 in. wide.
**From the rear, this stripe starts at about 3 in. wide.
**This stripe then widens to around 4 in. over the top of the dome.
**This stripe then widens to around 4 in. over the top of the dome.

Revision as of 22:54, 3 April 2014

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Sergeant Appo (Phase 2)
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Description: Sergeant Appo (Phase 2)
Prefix: CC
Detachment: Clone Trooper Detachment
Context: Star Wars: The Clone Wars, Season 4

Appo serves as a Platoon Sergeant in the Republic battle group, Torrent Company. Although always ready to relay or obey his his commanding officer, his loyalty to his fellow soldiers comes first. Appo has a strong sense of individuality, often gathering intelligence and performing missions on personal initiative.


The 501st approval requirements are listed in black.

In the page below, items listed in blue are recommended features that will improve the quality of the costume. Items listed in red are intended to further enhance the finished costume.

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

IMPORTANT: The "Animated" armor design, seen in The Clone Wars CG Series, differs from the "Realistic" armor design used to create characters from the theatrical films and graphic novels.
See this thread at clonetroopers.net for the differences between the sculpts.

This Visual Guide has been reviewed by the detachment staff and the LMO team and is certified for use as a minimum approval guideline for GMLs. GMLs are free to approve this costume type.
  • Any uncertainties or questionable aspects of the submitted costume should be brought to the appropriate DL/GML peer review section of the legion forum.
Required Costume Components

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

Blankwhite.gif Helmet
For 501st approval:
  • Phase 2 style Clone Helmet.
  • Helmet is painted matte or satin white.
  • White mohawk on top of dome.
  • Front of helmet dome has a large white arrow symbol which points downward.
  • Primer grey indented helmet band wraps around back of dome.
  • Traveling from the rear of the helmet, just above the rear indented helmet band, over the top of the dome and down the front of the face mask, is a wide blue stripe.
    • From the rear, this stripe starts at about 3 in. wide.
    • This stripe then widens to around 4 in. over the top of the dome.
    • As the stripe continues to the front of the dome, it again narrows to 3 in before stopping at the top of the eye lens.
  • Each side of the lens nose section has a thin blue stripe, acting as a continuation of the previous blue marking.
  • Helmet frown is charcoal grey in color. Wire or plastic mesh is utilized inside the helmet to cover the open pieces of the frown.
  • There is a blue line from the bottom of the frown vents to the chin, ending the path of the blue markings.
  • Ear caps are painted a grey.
  • There are 6 black, vertical hash marks on each side tube of the helmet, below the cheek area.
  • Weathering of blue areas is consists of various scuff marks and color fading.
  • Weathering of white areas are shades of grey.
For level two certification (if applicable):
  • Helmet has the appearance of a neck ring.
For level three certification (if applicable):
  • Helmet has an optional enclosed complete neck ring that seals the helmet to the neck.


TC animated neckseal.jpg Neck Seal
For 501st approval:
  • Neck seal is black in color with no ribbing.
  • No logos or labels are visible.
    • If the seal is not incorporated as part of the under suit, a balaclava or other similar covering is acceptable.
For level two certification (if applicable):
  • Neck seal closes in the front via (2) small black snaps.


TK anh stunt undersuit.jpeg Under Suit
For 501st approval:
  • Black non-textured material, either one-piece or two-piece construction with no visible zippers or logos.


501st shoulder bells.jpg Shoulder Bells
For 501st approval:
  • Armor is painted blue.
  • Shoulders should be tear drop in shape with all rounded edges.
For level two certification (if applicable):
For level three certification (if applicable):
  • Shoulder bells should not be symmetrical.
  • The Shoulder bells should slightly curve back at the bottom of the shoulder.
  • Weathering of blue areas is consists of various scuff marks and color fading.
Clone Biceps.jpg Upper Arm Armor
For 501st approval:
  • Armor should be painted matte or satin white.
  • Should have a dimple on the lower area of the back of the arm.
For level two certification (if applicable):
For level three certification (if applicable):
  • Armor should be seamless.
    • No visible traces of how the armor was assembled should be shown.
Clone elbow copy.jpg Elbow Armor
For 501st approval:
  • Armor should be painted matte or satin white.
  • There are two elbows. On each elbow on the outside of the body near the connection point of the elbow strap there should be detail slots that look like an equal symbol on both elbow pieces.
  • Both elbows have strapping. The straps should have a raised detail line at the top and bottom of the strap.
For level two certification (if applicable):
For level three certification (if applicable):
  • Elbows should be mirror images of each other with a notched area on the outside of the elbow above the detail marks.
Blankwhite.gif Forearm Armor
For 501st approval:
  • Armor should be painted matte or satin white.
  • Both left and right forearms should be mirror images of each other.
  • Starting from the elbow section of the armor, there is a flat triangle area that transitions into a ridge line which travels to the wrist.
  • Left forearm has a compad with 6 small buttons,1 Large main button, and 1 slightly smaller rectangular button.
    • Option: Second compad on right forearm, or painted outline of compad.
  • The wrist of each forearm has a blue stripe that wraps around the entire circumference of the armor edge.
For level two certification (if applicable):
For level three certification (if applicable):
  • Armor should be seamless.
    • No visible traces of how the armor was assembled should be shown.
Clone Hand Guards.jpg Hand Plates
For 501st approval:
  • Armor is painted matte or satin white.
  • Hand plates are mirror images of each other.
  • Hand plates have a top curving ridge that come to a point over the index or middle finger just past the main knuckle of the hand.
For level two certification (if applicable):
For level three certification (if applicable):


Generic-black-gloves.jpg Gloves
For 501st approval:
  • Black over the wrist gloves made of leather, nylon, or other low pile fabrics.
  • Gloves cover any exposed skin.
  • Gloves do not show any labels or logos when the armor is worn.


Blankwhite.gif Chest Armor
For 501st approval:
  • Armor should be painted matte or satin white.
  • Chest armor has a blue, elongated triangle shape stripe that begins at the center of the neck and extends down the chest plate to the bottom of the breast plate.
  • At the bottom center of the chest is a symbol consisting of a white square with a horizontal white bar just above it.
  • Lower portion of the chest has an angular cut out area to match the abdomen armor.
  • Chest and back plate should match together at the sides with no open gap. **There is a seam line between the back and front pieces.
  • Shoulder straps should be placed underneath the chest to connect to the back.
For level two certification (if applicable):
For level three certification (if applicable):
  • Shoulder straps should be slotted into the chest into the detail ridges of the top connection points.
Blankwhite.gif Back Armor
For 501st approval:
  • Armor is painted matte or satin white.
  • Rear box section has detail plate containing 4 circles and 5 horizontal bars.
    • These detail pieces are painted grey.
  • Shoulder straps should be placed underneath the chest to connect to the back.
  • Chest and back plate should match together at the sides with no open gap. **There is a seam line between the back and front pieces.
  • The armor piece is weathered with shades of grey.
For level two certification (if applicable):
For level three certification (if applicable):
  • Shoulder straps should be slotted into the chest into the detail ridges of the top connection points.
Blankwhite.gif Ab Armor
For 501st approval:
  • Armor is painted matte or satin white.
  • Top edge of the armour is angled to match the chest.
  • The ab armour protrudes out in the middle to match the shape of the chest.
  • The ab armor joins at the rear and the join is covered by a center plate.
  • A butted seam between the ab plate and kidney is acceptable.
  • The armor piece is weathered with shades of grey.
For level two certification (if applicable):
For level three certification (if applicable):
Havoc Codpiece.jpg Cod Armor
For 501st approval:
  • Armor is painted matte or satin white.
  • Integrated belt section is approx 3" tall and divided into segments.
  • Two larger boxes attached (one on each side).
  • Cod and Posterior armor should connect at the hips.
    • Butted seams are permitted at this connection if required.
  • The armor piece is weathered with shades of grey.
For level two certification (if applicable):
For level three certification (if applicable):


TC animated belt box.jpg Belt Boxes
For 501st approval:
  • Two rectangular boxes with one mounted on each side of belt.
  • Boxes are painted matte or satin white.
    • The top side of the box is tapered outward.
    • There is an inset detail near the top of each box.
  • Armor is weathered with shades of grey.


150px Posterior Armor
For 501st approval:
  • Armor is painted matte or satin white.
  • Integrated belt section is approx 3" tall and divided into segments.
  • Cod and Posterior armor should connect at the hips.
    • Butted seams are permitted at this connection if required.
  • Detonator is centered on the back of belt.
    • There no control buttons.
  • Detonator has 2 lines set in approx 1/2" - 5/8" from the edges. Lines may be recessed or painted on.
  • The armor piece is weathered with shades of grey.
For level two certification (if applicable):
For level three certification (if applicable):


TC animated thighs.jpg Thigh Armor
For 501st approval:
  • Armor is painted matte or satin white.
  • Front of thigh armor has a flat triangular area near the knee with a notch cut out for the knee armor.
  • From the top of the triangle a ridge line travels up the front of the thigh to the top edge.
  • The upper outer edge has an angled section.
  • Armor is weathered with shades of grey.
For level two certification (if applicable):
  • Armor is seamless.
    • No visible traces of how the armor was assembled are shown.
Blankwhite.gif Lower Leg Armor
For 501st approval:
  • Armor is painted matte or satin white.
  • Knee armor is integrated with the lower leg.
  • Knee section is painted with a blue stripe that follows the bottom edge line, from one site to the other.
  • The armor must have a flat center triangle below the knee plate, with the single point facing downward.
  • The calf detail of the armor has a ridge wrapping around the back of the leg.
  • Back of the lower legs should have an arched indented section, starting just under the calf which travels to the ankle.
  • Calf can have an access area on the inside of the leg.
    • The outside of the calf should be closed.
For level two certification (if applicable):
  • Calves should be seamless and have a trap door access through the indent in the rear of the lower leg.
For level three certification (if applicable):


TC animated boots.jpg Boots
For 501st approval:
  • White, ankle high or tall enough to cover the ankle and eliminate any black undersuit visible at the ankle area.
  • Boots are lace-less and have flat soles.
  • Boots have a center strip running from the toe to the ankle.
  • A strap across the top of the foot, and 2 flat white discs on either side of the foot, terminating the strap.
For level two certification (if applicable):
  • Boots have accurate notched sole.
Optional Accessories

Items below are optional costume accessories. These items are not required for approval, but if present appear as described below.


CRLdc15s-animated.jpg DC-15S Blaster Carbine (animated style)
For 501st approval:

Manufactured by BlasTech Industries, this weapon is commonly carried by the Troopers of the Galactic Republic.

  • This is the animated variant of the DC-15S blaster rifle.



Dc15a Animated.jpg DC-15A Blaster Rifle (animated style)
For 501st approval:

Manufactured by BlasTech Industries, this blaster is the standard issue weapon carried by the Clone Troopers of the Grand Army of the Republic.

  • This is the animated variant of the DC-15A blaster rifle.


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