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{{CRLtemplate|File:Stormtrooper_Concept_Helmet.jpg|Helmet|
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*Traps
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*Painted glossy White with correct markings.
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*Rear traps and tears.  
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**Markings may be painted or decals.
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*Lenses sufficiently dark enough to obscure the costumer's eyes.
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*Frown and Teeth painted Gray.
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*The “ear” bars
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*Eye Lens Dark Green or Gray/Black.
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*Frown is painted gray and does not leave the teeth area. Six total teeth on the frown are cut out and the frown is tapered at the ends.
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*Aerators are White.
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*Tube stripes are medium blue, should be 11 or 13 per side but can be between 9 and 16 per side with the curve bends extending backwards.
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**Screen inserts may be added to enhance the look.
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*Vocoder (vertically ribbed chin detail) is painted black.  
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*White or Black, rubber 'U' channel trim may be added to the bottom of neck opening.| | }}
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*Aerators/Hovi mix tips (cylinders on either side of the vocoder) are black or painted black.
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*Tears, traps, and tube stripes may be hand painted, decals, or decals that replicate hand painted.
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*Mesh may be used behind the frown to obscure the face of the wearer.
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*Note: The FX helmet is considered deprecated (to be avoided), though is acceptable for Legion requirements.
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*Note: A stock (out of the box) MRCE and/or EFX PCR helmet does not meet the basic 501st requirements without the major modification that are necessary. Please visit FISD/whitearmor.net for more info on these modifications.|
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*Lenses must be green bubble or smoke bubble only.
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*Ears shall have two screws per side, one above the ear bar and one at the base of the helmet.
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*Ear bars should have three bumps only, not four.
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*Traps/tears and tube stripes shall have the correct ANH TK details.
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*Correct 'Hovi mic' aerator tips.
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*FX helmets are not allowed.|
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*MRCE and/or EFX PCR helmets are not allowed.
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*ANHv2 helmets are not allowed.
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*Ear bars shall have only one or two bumps painted in black (rank stripes).
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*Neck trim shall be of an s-type profile rather than a u-type profile.
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*Tears/traps shall be hand painted or use decals that emulate hand painted (with correct ANH TK details). }}
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{{CRLtemplate|File:Blankwhite.gif|Neck Seal|
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{{CRLtemplate|File:Stormtrooper_Concept_Neckseal.jpg|Neck Seal|
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*Black with horizontal ribs, fitted to the wearer, and extending from the base of the neck to the top of the Adam's apple.| |  
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*The neck seal may be ribbed, smooth or a balaclava.
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*Neck seal shall include a front and back fabric bib that goes over the undersuit, but does not cover the sides of the body.
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* Color may be Gray, to match under armor, or Black.| |}}
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{{CRLtemplate|File:Blankwhite.gif|Shoulder Straps|
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{{CRLtemplate|File:Stormtrooper_Concept_Undersuit.jpg|Under Suit|
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*These shall be securely mounted in front and may free float in back. They may be affixed with rivets, Velcro, or adhesive.|
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*A one or two piece, form fitting, under-suit.
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*No visible rivets are allowed.|
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*Must be Gray color.
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*These shall free float in back.
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**Charcoal or Heather Gray is recommended.| |}}
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*These shall be glued in front.
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*The plastic shoulder straps need to be held down in the back via a white elastic band to the white fabric that connects/bridges the chest and back piece.}}
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{{CRLtemplate|File:Blankwhite.gif|Shoulder Bells|
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{{CRLtemplate|File:Stormtrooper_Concept_Shoulders.jpg|Shoulder Bells|
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*One on each shoulder. The shoulder bells are considered effectively symmetrical; they may be worn interchangeably on the left and right shoulders and should have a black elastic strap that wraps around the inside of the bicep.| |  
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*Painted glossy White with correct markings.
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*If your shoulder bells have the swoop, the left shoulder bell ” swoop” should point forward toward the chest, and the right shoulder bell ”swoop” should point backwards toward the back plate.
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**Markings may be painted or decals.| |}}
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{{CRLtemplate|File:Blankwhite.gif|Biceps|
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*Biceps are fully closed.| |}}
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*Painted glossy White.
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*Assembled with seamless joints on all sides.| |}}
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*Forearms are fully closed.| |
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*Painted glossy White.
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*No return edge on the inside of the front of the forearm is allowed.
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*Assembled with seamless joints on all sides.| |}}
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{{CRLtemplate|File:Stormtrooper_Concept_Handplates.jpg|Hand Plates|
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*Roughly pentagonal in shape, the hand plates are mounted securely over the back of the glove. As an alternative to plastic, these may be made out of latex or latex-like material.| |  
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*Painted glossy White.| |}}
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*Hand guards shall be latex or latex-like, painted white, affixed to rubber gloves in lieu of plastic hand guards.
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*Black in color, made of either rubber, nomex, leather, or leather-like material, with no visible straps or logos/designs. The fingers are enclosed, non-textured.| |
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*Gloves shall be rubber or rubber-like chemical gloves, in black. }}
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*Gray in color to match the under suit.| |}}
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{{CRLtemplate|File:Blankwhite.gif|Chest|
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{{CRLtemplate|File:Stormtrooper_Concept_Chest.jpg|Chest|
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*Chest plate overlaps the abdominal plate | |
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*Painted glossy White.
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*Chest and back shall be connected with a white fabric or preferably elastic strap at the shoulders.
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*The chest is constructed with two pieces. A lower chest plate and an upper piece covering the shoulders and neck.| |}}
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*Ideally the AM/FX style chest plate should be replaced with a more screen accurate type. If using an AM/FX style chest plate, the bottom and sides shall be trimmed and a new return edge shall be added at the bottom to eliminate the over elongated appearance and to give a more accurate look. See the tutorial: http://www.whitearmor.net/fisd/Tutorial-chestback
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{{CRLtemplate|File:Stormtrooper_Concept_Back.jpg|Back|
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*Back plate contains a "O II" design.| |
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*Painted glossy White.
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*Back plate shall have no, or minimal overlap of the kidney plate.
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*Extension pieces are attached to each lower side of the back plate.
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*Ideally the AM/FX style back plate should be replaced with a more screen accurate type. If using an AM/FX style back plate it shall have no, or minimal overlap of the kidney plate. and shall be reshaped to emulate a screen used back plate by properly trimming and re-shaping (stretching) the left and right edges of the armor to contour to your body. Note: There is currently no tutorial available for this, but you can see an example of this Mod and visual comparison at whitearmor.net
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*Two recessed trapezoid shapes are present on both sides of the box section.
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**Trapezoids are painted Gray.
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*A small Red triangle may be added to the upper center of the box section.| |}}
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{{CRLtemplate|File:Blankwhite.gif|Under Suit|
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{{CRLtemplate|File:Stormtrooper_Concept_Ab.jpg|Abdomen Plate|
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*Black non-textured material, either one-piece or two-piece construction with no visible zippers or logos/designs.| | }}
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*Painted glossy White.
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*The inner section of the round button is painted Gray.
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*The Ab plate connects to the kidney plate with Gray elastic and snaps.
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**A false split rivet is located on the surface of the armor, over each elastic connection point. One near the top and one near the bottom of each side.| |}}
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{{CRLtemplate|File:Blankwhite.gif|Abdomen Plate|
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{{CRLtemplate|File:Stormtrooper_Concept_Kidney.jpg|Kidney Plate|
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*The ab plate has a button area that matches the color pattern shown (3 blue + 6 gray); buttons are approximately 7/16" (11mm) in diameter. |
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*Painted glossy White.
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*Any gap between the ab and kidney plate shall be no more than 1/2" (12.5mm) wide. Any shims used to achieve this effect should be of a similar material and color as the ab and kidney plate. Shims shall fit flush and seams are allowed.|
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*The kidney Plate connects to the Ab plate with Gray elastic and snaps.
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*Ideally there should be no gap between the ab and kidney plates, just a single visible seam line.
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**A false split rivet is located on the surface of the armor, over each elastic connection point. One near the top and one near the bottom of each side.| |}}
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*Rivets on the left side of the ab plate: a total of three rivets, the heads should be approximately 5/16"(8mm) diameter and equally spaced out along the depth of the armor and about 10mm from the edge. They may be painted white, or not. Note:For the original used TK armor, this type of rivets where, bifurcated rivets or split rivet.
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*A single male snap on the top right corner of the ab plate shall be present.
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*A single split rivet or brad shall be present on the crotch tab of the ab plate. It does not need to be functional.
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*Painted glossy White.
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*Three rivets shall be present on the left side of the kidney plate, the heads should be approximately 5/16" (8mm) diameter and equally spaced out along the depth of the armor and about 10mm from the edge. They may be painted white, or not. Note: For the original used TK armor, this type of rivets where, bifurcated rivets or split rivet.}}
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*The belt has a total of (6) ammunition boxes as well as an additional thermal detonator attached.
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{{CRLtemplate|File:Stormtrooper_Concept_Belt_Boxes.jpg|Ammunition boxes|
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*T-Nuts are added, before assembly, to attach to the belt.
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*The front right ammo box should have small indented rectangles cut out of the overlapping box before assembly.
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**The inner portion of that area should be painted Gray.
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**An elbowed Zerk Fitting can be added to the top of the right side ammo box to hang the Laser Sword Hilt.| |}}
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{{CRLtemplate|File:Stormtrooper_Concept_Detonator.jpg|Thermal Detonator|
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*Painted glossy White.
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*The soft belt proper is made of canvas, or material with a canvas covering. Size must be 2.75” (70 mm) to 3.25”(83 mm) wide and not wider than the plastic portion of the belt. The color is be white to off-white.  
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*The drop boxes dangle from the sides of the front plastic belt (ammo belt) via white straps and are aligned under the plastic tabs of the ammo belt.|
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*Large, ribbed End caps, are painted glossy White.
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*There shall be three square buttons, one centered in the middle and one on each end of the plastic ammo belt.|
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*Inner dome caps are painted Gray.
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*Drop boxes are closed in the back.
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**A rectangle plate, with 3 round raised dots, is attached to the thermal detonator.
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**Option Two - Rectangle shaped opening is cut from the thermal detonator tube and the rectangle plate is attached from the inside of the tube.| |}}
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*(A.K.A. O2 canister) attaches to the center back of the belt. This is an all gray cylinder without silver stickers or silver paint. The cylinder is between 2” (50mm) and 2.68"(68mm) in diameter with white end caps on each end. The white control panel pad faces upwards, with controls/round washer style detail closest to the right end cap. The total length should be approximately 7.50" (190.5mm).  
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*The thermal detonator shall be attached via metal or metallic-appearing clips approximately 1" (25mm) wide.|
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*The top of the rear plate connects to the bottom of the kidney plate with (4) Gray elastic straps, positioned vertically across the back.
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*The rear plate has (2) snaps, on the underside, to attach the cod plate.| |}}
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{{CRLtemplate|File:Stormtrooper_Concept_Cod_Plate.jpg|Cod Plate|
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*Thigh armor shall be closed in the back.
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*Painted glossy White.
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*The small ammo belt is installed on the bottom of the right thigh.| |
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*The cod plate attaches to the inside of the belt with (2) Gray elastic straps.
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* The cod plate has (1) split rivet on the surface of the lower connection to hold the Gray elastic strap which then attaches to the rear plate.| |}}
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*The creased arc detail, on the surface of the outer leg, only runs from the front and then stops mid way back.| |}}
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**A specific configuration of details on the sword hilt is not required. But, it should be accurate to what is shown in the Ralph Mcquarrie concept illustrations.
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*Based on a real or replica Sterling sub-machine gun, scratch-built, or a modified commercial toy Stormtrooper blaster.|
*Based on a real or replica Sterling sub-machine gun, scratch-built, or a modified commercial toy Stormtrooper blaster.|
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*Based on a real or replica MG-34 machine gun |
*Based on a real or replica MG-34 machine gun |
*A DLT-19 is an MG-34 with T-tracks on the barrel, ejection port cover added, and a small disk on left side.| }}
*A DLT-19 is an MG-34 with T-tracks on the barrel, ejection port cover added, and a small disk on left side.| }}
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*Grappling hook and comlink (the grappling hook and comlink should be substituted as a set in the place of the thermal detonator, not worn in addition to it).| | }}
*Grappling hook and comlink (the grappling hook and comlink should be substituted as a set in the place of the thermal detonator, not worn in addition to it).| | }}
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Stormtrooper, Concept Armor
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Model TK 2739, Photo by Gary H.


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Description: Stormtrooper, Concept
Prefix: TK
Detachment: First Imperial Stormtrooper Detachment
Context: The Concept Stormtrooper inspired by conceptual illustrator Ralph McQuarrie.


The 501st approval requirements are listed in black.

FISD Defines two additional, optional levels of costuming excellence: Expert Infantryman and Centurion. In the page below, requirements for Expert Infantryman are listed in blue. Centurion requirements are in red. Please visit the FISD web site for a full description of these standards.

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

Special Notes:

  • Visit the Frequently asked questions page for information on the Rubies Supreme Stormtrooper costume.
  • Blasters are not required for legion membership per our weapons policy.
  • The armor parts shall be made from one of these types of materials or like materials: White fiberglass, ABS (Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene), HIPS (High Impact Polystyrene), or Polyvinyl chloride (PVC).
  • FX armor may not be used for Level 3/Centurion approval.


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.
Required Costume Components

The following costume components must be present and appear as described below for approval .

Stormtrooper Concept Helmet.jpg Helmet
For 501st approval:
  • Painted glossy White with correct markings.
    • Markings may be painted or decals.
  • Frown and Teeth painted Gray.
  • Eye Lens Dark Green or Gray/Black.
  • Aerators are White.
    • Screen inserts may be added to enhance the look.
  • White or Black, rubber 'U' channel trim may be added to the bottom of neck opening.
For level two certification (if applicable):
For level three certification (if applicable):
Stormtrooper Concept Neckseal.jpg Neck Seal
For 501st approval:
  • The neck seal may be ribbed, smooth or a balaclava.
  • Color may be Gray, to match under armor, or Black.
For level two certification (if applicable):
For level three certification (if applicable):
Stormtrooper Concept Undersuit.jpg Under Suit
For 501st approval:
  • A one or two piece, form fitting, under-suit.
  • Must be Gray color.
    • Charcoal or Heather Gray is recommended.
For level two certification (if applicable):
For level three certification (if applicable):
Stormtrooper Concept Shoulders.jpg Shoulder Bells
For 501st approval:
  • Painted glossy White with correct markings.
    • Markings may be painted or decals.
For level two certification (if applicable):
For level three certification (if applicable):
Stormtrooper Concept Biceps.jpg Biceps
For 501st approval:
  • Painted glossy White.
  • Assembled with seamless joints on all sides.
For level two certification (if applicable):
For level three certification (if applicable):
Stormtrooper Concept Forearms.jpg Forearms
For 501st approval:
  • Painted glossy White.
  • Assembled with seamless joints on all sides.
For level two certification (if applicable):
For level three certification (if applicable):
Stormtrooper Concept Handplates.jpg Hand Plates
For 501st approval:
  • Painted glossy White.
For level two certification (if applicable):
For level three certification (if applicable):
Stormtrooper Concept Gloves.jpg Gloves
For 501st approval:
  • Form fitting gloves.
  • Gray in color to match the under suit.
For level two certification (if applicable):
For level three certification (if applicable):
Stormtrooper Concept Chest.jpg Chest
For 501st approval:
  • Painted glossy White.
  • The chest is constructed with two pieces. A lower chest plate and an upper piece covering the shoulders and neck.
For level two certification (if applicable):
For level three certification (if applicable):
Stormtrooper Concept Back.jpg Back
For 501st approval:
  • Painted glossy White.
  • Extension pieces are attached to each lower side of the back plate.
  • Two recessed trapezoid shapes are present on both sides of the box section.
    • Trapezoids are painted Gray.
  • A small Red triangle may be added to the upper center of the box section.
For level two certification (if applicable):
For level three certification (if applicable):
Stormtrooper Concept Ab.jpg Abdomen Plate
For 501st approval:
  • Painted glossy White.
  • The inner section of the round button is painted Gray.
  • The Ab plate connects to the kidney plate with Gray elastic and snaps.
    • A false split rivet is located on the surface of the armor, over each elastic connection point. One near the top and one near the bottom of each side.
For level two certification (if applicable):
For level three certification (if applicable):
Stormtrooper Concept Kidney.jpg Kidney Plate
For 501st approval:
  • Painted glossy White.
  • The kidney Plate connects to the Ab plate with Gray elastic and snaps.
    • A false split rivet is located on the surface of the armor, over each elastic connection point. One near the top and one near the bottom of each side.
For level two certification (if applicable):
For level three certification (if applicable):
Stormtrooper Concept Belt.jpg Belt
For 501st approval:
  • Painted glossy White.
  • The belt has a total of (6) ammunition boxes as well as an additional thermal detonator attached.
  • The belt bolts on to the Ab & kidney plates when the ammo boxes and thermal detonator are attached.
For level two certification (if applicable):
For level three certification (if applicable):
Stormtrooper Concept Belt Boxes.jpg Ammunition boxes
For 501st approval:
  • Painted glossy White.
  • (6) completely different style ammunition boxes are attached to the belt.
  • T-Nuts are added, before assembly, to attach to the belt.
  • The front right ammo box should have small indented rectangles cut out of the overlapping box before assembly.
    • The inner portion of that area should be painted Gray.
    • An elbowed Zerk Fitting can be added to the top of the right side ammo box to hang the Laser Sword Hilt.
For level two certification (if applicable):
For level three certification (if applicable):
Stormtrooper Concept Detonator.jpg Thermal Detonator
For 501st approval:
  • Painted glossy White.
  • Constructed of round, 4inch tube.
  • Large, ribbed End caps, are painted glossy White.
  • Inner dome caps are painted Gray.
    • A rectangle plate, with 3 round raised dots, is attached to the thermal detonator.
    • Option One - Rectangle plate is attached to the outside of the thermal detonator.
    • Option Two - Rectangle shaped opening is cut from the thermal detonator tube and the rectangle plate is attached from the inside of the tube.
For level two certification (if applicable):
For level three certification (if applicable):
Stormtrooper Concept Rear.jpg Rear Plate
For 501st approval:
  • Painted glossy White.
  • The top of the rear plate connects to the bottom of the kidney plate with (4) Gray elastic straps, positioned vertically across the back.
  • The rear plate has (2) snaps, on the underside, to attach the cod plate.
For level two certification (if applicable):
For level three certification (if applicable):
Stormtrooper Concept Cod Plate.jpg Cod Plate
For 501st approval:
  • Painted glossy White.
  • The cod plate attaches to the inside of the belt with (2) Gray elastic straps.
  • The cod plate has (1) split rivet on the surface of the lower connection to hold the Gray elastic strap which then attaches to the rear plate.
For level two certification (if applicable):
For level three certification (if applicable):
Stormtrooper Concept Thighs.jpg Thighs
For 501st approval:
  • Painted glossy White.
  • Assembled with seamless joints on all sides.
For level two certification (if applicable):
For level three certification (if applicable):
Stormtrooper Concept Shins.jpg Lower Legs
For 501st approval:
  • Painted Glossy White.
  • Assembled with seamless joints on on the front.
    • With shin connector on the inside.
  • Back of legs should open, clam shell style, with the outside overlapping the inside.
  • The surface of the inner legs have a creased arc detail which runs from front of shin to the back of calf.
  • The creased arc detail, on the surface of the outer leg, only runs from the front and then stops mid way back.
For level two certification (if applicable):
For level three certification (if applicable):
Stormtrooper Concept Boots.jpg Boots
For 501st approval:
  • Constructed of White, smooth leather, matching the color of the armor.
    • Option One: Ankle high boots, with Stormtrooper style soles and a low heel .
    • Option Two: Low profile shoes with flat soles.
For level two certification (if applicable):
For level three certification (if applicable):
Optional Accessories

Items below are optional costume accessories. These items are not required for approval, but if present must meet the guidelines below.


Crl-genericholster.jpg Holster
For 501st approval:
  • Appropriate color & style for the weapon used.
  • Should not be present if no weapon is carried with the costume.
For level two certification (if applicable):
For level three certification (if applicable):
Stormtrooper Concept Laser Sword.jpg Stormtrooper Laser Sword
For 501st approval:
  • The TK Laser Sword should be accurate to what is shown in the Ralph Mcquarrie concept illustrations, for the movie script entitled: “Star Wars” or originally known as ”The Star Wars”.
    • A specific configuration of details on the sword hilt is not required. But, it should be accurate to what is shown in the Ralph Mcquarrie concept illustrations.
  • The Laser Sword has a white or clear blade.
  • Most often constructed from a modified vintage flashlight.
    • A specific configuration of details, on the sword hilt, is not required. But as mentioned, should be accurate to what is shown in the Ralph Mcquarrie concept illustrations.
For level two certification (if applicable):
For level three certification (if applicable):
TK anh stunt e11.jpeg BlasTech E-11
For 501st approval:
  • Based on a real or replica Sterling sub-machine gun, scratch-built, or a modified commercial toy Stormtrooper blaster.
For level two certification (if applicable):
  • Folding stock (does not need to function).
  • A real or replica ammo counter - based off of a Hengstler counter - shall be present.
  • D-ring mounted on the rear.
  • Correct style scope.
  • Two power cylinders on the magazine housing.
  • Scratch-built, resin cast, Hyperfirm rubber cast blasters shall have a total of 6 T-tracks on blaster (leaving the lowest row on the magazine housing side uncovered).
  • If using the Hasbro E11 toy blaster and you cover all the rows of holes, the blaster will have 7 T-tracks total. But, if you want to have the correct number of T-tracks (6 total) with the lower row of open vent holes on the magazine housing side, then you shall cover the pre-existing rows of holes with T-tracks, and grind off the lower integrated T-track on the magazine housing side and drill a new row of holes in its place.
  • No ESB/ROTJ greeblies are allowed on the blaster.
For level three certification (if applicable):
  • Hasbro blasters are not allowed, even conversions.
Generic-dlt19.jpeg BlasTech DLT-19 Heavy Blaster Rifle
For 501st approval:
  • Based on a real or replica MG-34 machine gun
For level two certification (if applicable):
  • A DLT-19 is an MG-34 with T-tracks on the barrel, ejection port cover added, and a small disk on left side.
For level three certification (if applicable):
Tk anh hero grapplinghook.jpg Grappling Hook/Comlink
For 501st approval:
  • Grappling hook and comlink (the grappling hook and comlink should be substituted as a set in the place of the thermal detonator, not worn in addition to it).
For level two certification (if applicable):
For level three certification (if applicable):
Tk anh hero se14r.jpg BlasTech SE-14R
For 501st approval:
  • The SE-14R blaster was only seen in promotional pictures for the film.
  • It should have a correct scope if carried in lieu of the E-11 for informal events.
For level two certification (if applicable):
For level three certification (if applicable):

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