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*Katarn-Class Commando Clone Armor Helmet matching armor color.
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*Katarn-Class Commando Armor Helmet matching armor color.  
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**Helmet base color is flat black.
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*Armor is painted flat black.
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**Helmet is weathered and has blaster and/or scratch marks.  
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*Blue Mirrored eye lens.
*Blue Mirrored eye lens.
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**Optional: May also use black eye lens as long as blue illuminated glow reflects from lens lighting.  
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**Optional: May use black eye lens as long as blue illuminated glow reflects from lens lighting.
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*Spotlight holder on right ear circle of helmet with white LED bulb.
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*Blue lighting for eye lens illumination installed along upper edge of lens and concealed behind helmet edge.
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*Communications pod with two antennae covers left ear.  
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**EL Wire is recommended.
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**LED lighting or acrylic rod is also acceptable.
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*Black mouth frown.
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*Chin communication [[Glossary#Greeblie|greeblie]] detail piece painted flat black with gray backing.
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*Two front aerators are painted flat black with gray backing.
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*Cheek vents on each side of helmet face.
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**If vents are cut out,  they are backed with black mesh screen or speakers.
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*Right Ear Only:
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**Spotlight holder on right ear circle of helmet with LED bulb.
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*Left Ear Only:
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**Communications pod with two antennae covers left ear.  
**Pod is black.
**Pod is black.
**Antennae are gray along the center of the antennae poles.
**Antennae are gray along the center of the antennae poles.
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**Gray horizontal stripe edging along top of Pod. Does not cover top angled base for antennae connection.
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**Gray horizontal stripe edging along top of Pod.
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*Blue lighting for visor illumination installed along upper edge of visor and partially concealed behind helmet edge (Preferably EL Wire, LED and Acrylic Rod also acceptable).
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***Does not cover top angled base for antennae connection.
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*Two front Aerators painted flat black with gray in the recess behind aerators. 
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*Chin communication greebie detail piece painted flat black with gray in the recess behind greebie.
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*Black mouth frown.
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*Black band across back of helmet above the gray band.
*Black band across back of helmet above the gray band.
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*Gray band across back of helmet below the black band.
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*Grey band across back of helmet below the black band.
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*Gray ventilation louvers that run vertically down the center of helmet back. Backing material may be cut out, but must be covered with black mesh screen.
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*Grey ventilation louvers that run vertically down the center of helmet back.
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*Side vents under ear column are painted to match helmet with backing material painted black. Backing material may be cut out for ventilation, but should be covered with black mesh screen.
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**If backing material is cut out it is covered with black mesh screen.
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*Cheek vents may be cut out but should be backed with black mesh screen or speakers.|  
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*Side vents under ear column are painted to match helmet with backing material painted black.
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*Detail groove lines are weathered with gray/brown/black to bring out groove lines.|}}  
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**If vents are cut out for ventilation, they are backed with black mesh screen.
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*Armor is weathered and has blaster and/ or scratch marks.|
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*Detail groove lines are weathered with grey to highlight groove lines.|}}
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{{CRLtemplate-onelevel|File:RCNeckseal.jpg|Neckseal|

Revision as of 03:01, 30 August 2014

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Republic Commando: Atin
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Description: Republic Commando: Atin
Prefix: RC
Detachment: Clone Trooper Detachment
Context: Star Wars: Republic Commando Novels

Republic Commandos are uniquely trained to work in groups as one. Computer/Technology Expert.


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 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:
  • Katarn-Class Commando Armor Helmet matching armor color.
  • Armor is painted flat black.
  • Blue Mirrored eye lens.
    • Optional: May use black eye lens as long as blue illuminated glow reflects from lens lighting.
  • Blue lighting for eye lens illumination installed along upper edge of lens and concealed behind helmet edge.
    • EL Wire is recommended.
    • LED lighting or acrylic rod is also acceptable.
  • Black mouth frown.
  • Chin communication greeblie detail piece painted flat black with gray backing.
  • Two front aerators are painted flat black with gray backing.
  • Cheek vents on each side of helmet face.
    • If vents are cut out, they are backed with black mesh screen or speakers.
  • Right Ear Only:
    • Spotlight holder on right ear circle of helmet with LED bulb.
  • Left Ear Only:
    • Communications pod with two antennae covers left ear.
    • Pod is black.
    • Antennae are gray along the center of the antennae poles.
    • Gray horizontal stripe edging along top of Pod.
      • Does not cover top angled base for antennae connection.
  • Black band across back of helmet above the gray band.
  • Grey band across back of helmet below the black band.
  • Grey ventilation louvers that run vertically down the center of helmet back.
    • If backing material is cut out it is covered with black mesh screen.
  • Side vents under ear column are painted to match helmet with backing material painted black.
    • If vents are cut out for ventilation, they are backed with black mesh screen.
  • Armor is weathered and has blaster and/ or scratch marks.
For level two certification (if applicable):
  • Detail groove lines are weathered with grey to highlight groove lines.
RCNeckseal.jpg Neckseal
For 501st approval:
  • Neck Seal is made of black vinyl or leather type material.
  • 4-5 horizontal neck ribs that may range in size from 1/4 inch to 1/2 inch thick.
  • Bib covers the entire area within the neckline of the chest/back armor, and includes 6 trapezoidal detail shapes in the center and 3 trapezoidal detail shapes on each shoulder. Shapes can be done with or without 3-dimensional features.
  • Neck ribs connect to bib.
For level two certification (if applicable):
  • Bib cover shapes are 3-dimensional and include 6 front elongated trapazoids and 3 raised shoulder trapazoids.
Blankwhite.gif Shoulder Armor
For 501st approval:
  • Katarn-Class Commando Clone shoulder bells are rounded on neck and bicep ends with raised center and imbedded buckle detail.
  • Shoulder bells are flat black.
  • Computer/Technology expert shield cover over right shoulder bell with protruding rectangle rib detail on top.
    • Shield cover is flat black.
    • Rectangle rib detail is black with gray spacers.
  • Bells are weathered and have blaster, burn and/or scratch marks.
  • Recessed rectangle areas gray.
  • Buckle is black.
For level two certification (if applicable):
  • Groove lines are weathered with gray/brown to bring out detail.
Blankwhite.gif Upper Arm Armor
For 501st approval:
  • Katarn-Class Commando Clone Biceps are flat black.
  • Indented emblem is flat black.
  • Biceps are weathered and have blaster and/or scratch marks.
  • Biceps are seamless.


Blankwhite.gif Elbow Armor
For 501st approval:
  • Katarn-Class Commando Clone Elbows are flat black.
  • Elbows are weathered and have blaster and/or scratch marks.
  • Elbow are attached or hinged to Forearm.
  • Connecting strap attaches to Elbow sides and wraps over the arm.


DarmanForearms.jpg Forearm Armor
For 501st approval:
  • Katarn-Class Commando Forearms.
  • Armor is painted flat black.
  • Forearm Armor has raised resin detail on top and curving indented designs on sides.
    • Side with double curved indents is on outside of forearm.
  • Forearms have attached or hinged Elbows.
  • Armor is seamless.
    • No visible traces of how the armor was assembled are shown.
  • Armor is weathered and has blaster and/ or scratch marks.



RCGloves.jpg Gloves
For 501st approval:
  • Black gauntlet length gloves made of leather, nylon, or other low pile fabrics.
  • Gloves have imbedded armor padding along fingers and back of hand.
  • Gloves do not show any labels or logos once armor is attached.


DarmanHandPlates.jpg Hand Plates
For 501st approval:
  • Katarn-Class Commando Clone Handplates have elevated “Y” or “T” shape on left handplate with edge indentation, and elevated horizontal bar on top of right handplate.
  • Handplates are flat black.
  • Handplates are weathered and have blaster and/or scratch marks.
For level two certification (if applicable):
  • Vibroblade attachment on left hand.
Blankwhite.gif Chest Armor
For 501st approval:
  • Katarn-Class Commando Clone Chest Armor has a “V” shape front with elevated chest area.
  • Chest is flat black.
  • Two gray circles are located on left chest detail aligned horizontally to match chest edge. Circles may range in size from 1/2 inch to 3/4 inch diameter.
  • Chest is weathered and has blaster and/or scratch marks.


Blankwhite.gif Back Armor
For 501st approval:
  • Katarn-Class Commando Clone Back Armor is flat on back and lines up with Backpack. Number plate in back is authorized, but the back must have exterior edge that lines up with Backpack.
  • Back is flat black.
  • Back is weathered and has blaster and/or scratch marks.
  • Chest and back plate match together at the sides with no gap, just a seam line.
  • Raised area on numberplate is gray.


Blankwhite.gif Backpack
For 501st approval:
  • Katarn-Class Commando Clone Backpack with 2 digit illuminated translucent ID number (22) with upper graphic detail and two handles mounted on bottom.
  • Computer/Technology expert “h” frame attachment with rectangular box connectors that connect to each side of the Backpack.
    • Tubes extend up from box connectors to a flat cross bar. Left tube has an adjoining smaller tube that also vertically connects box connector to flat cross bar.
    • Cylindrical antennae pod with indented gray detail sits atop the left tube above the flat cross bar.
    • Cross bar has imbedded gray horizontal strip in the center on both front and back. Back side has 5 horizontally aligned blue LEDs, with all five lighting up.
    • Left tube has frosted portion just below the cross bar. Must have blue LED.
    • Right tube is gray on upper portion of tube just below the cross bar.
    • Top of left box connector below the extended tube has imbedded horizontally aligned LEDs.
  • Backpack is flat black.
  • Backpack is weathered and has blaster and/or scratch marks.
  • Backpack attaches to Back armor without visible hardware.
  • Backpack construction shall have no visible seams.
  • Raised area on numberplate is gray.
  • Circle to the right of numberplate is gray.
For level two certification (if applicable):
  • All LED Backpack features are illuminated.
Blankwhite.gif Abdomen Armor
For 501st approval:
  • Katarn-Class Commando Clone Abdominal Armor is solid cod and ab piece with surface 3-D details and a permanent belt box on the sides of the waist.
    • If using floater ab section, it must be placed behind the lower ab and cod section closer to the body.
  • Abdominal armor is flat black.
  • Armor is weathered with blaster and/or scratches.
  • Abdominal armor may overlap Posterior armor along sides, must be as seamless as possible.


Blankwhite.gif Posterior Armor
For 501st approval:
  • Katarn-Class Commando Clone Posterior Armor is a solid butt and back piece with protruding rectangle and angled edge butt detail. Permanent belt box waist aligns with abdominal armor.
  • Posterior armor is flat black.
  • Posterior is weathered with blaster and/or scratches.


Blankwhite.gif Thigh Armor
For 501st approval:
  • Katarn-Class Commando Clone Thigh armor that is similar but with slight differences to regular clone armor with arching indent in back and raised ridge in front.
  • Thighs are flat black.
  • Thighs are weathered with blaster and/or scratch marks.
  • Thighs are seamless.


Blankwhite.gif Knee and Lower Leg Armor
For 501st approval:
  • Katarn-Class Commando Clone Knees and Shins. Shins are rounded at the calf and have a flat front.
  • Knees have a rounded shield pattern with two vertical indents running from top to lower half.
  • Knees and Shins are flat black.
  • Knees and Shins are weathered with blaster and/or scratch marks.
  • Shins are constructed with hidden closures or seamless. Overlapping front or inside leg seams are acceptable.
  • Knees are attached or hinged to top of shin and designed to look as if floating in front of the knee. Angle of knee must follow alignment of front Shin surface.


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For 501st approval:
  • Katarn-Class Commando Clone Boots are more rugged than regular clone boots with thicker multi-terrain multi-environment sole, and has front armor shield and strapping.
  • Boots are black vinyl or leather material that covers the ankle area with no visible undersuit.
  • Boots have flat soles (heel not separated) and no visible laces. Some visible tread on side and arch is authorized.
  • Front boot armor detail is similar to standard clone boot and runs up to boot buckle detail.
  • Front boot shield wrap covering connects at boot buckle and wraps over top of boot. Sides connect with protruding discs at each ankle.
  • There must be no markings or labels from the shoe makers.
For level two certification (if applicable):
  • Boot sole is black or dark gray.
  • Boot sole has game accurate multi-terrain matching sole.
For level three certification (if applicable):
  • Back heel box connects to front boot covering shield wrap at the circular disc.
Optional Accessories

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

Generic dc17.jpeg DC17m Interchangeable Weapon System
For 501st approval:
  • Blastech base weapon has bulky design similar to game design.
    • Has trigger guard.
    • Elongated fore grip located under upper receiver.
    • Back angled cover with louvered design.
    • Ammo magazine slot on left center of upper receiver.
    • Shield flap on left side of upper receiver behind magazine well and above trigger guard.
    • Rear prong sights on top of upper receiver.
  • Assault Rifle attachment with short barrel and blaster ammo magazine.
  • DC17m is weathered.
For level two certification (if applicable):
  • Blue lighted 3 digit numeric display counter on left side.
  • Blue LED light bars on ammo magazine.
  • Blue LED power on light bar on top of upper receiver.
For level three certification (if applicable):
  • Blue LED barrel light activated with trigger.
  • Game accurate sound effects.
  • Display countdown when firing coincides with diminishing ammo magazine light.

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