1. Copying kits is a crime that hurts original artists & producers. Help support your favorite artists by buying their original works. PlanetFigure will not tolerate any activities related to recasting, and will report recasters to authorities. Thank you for your support!

200mm Russian Helmet

Discussion in 'vBench (Works in Progress)' started by Anders Heintz, Jul 3, 2004.

  1. Anders Heintz Well-Known Member

    Country:
    United-States
    Hey Guys!

    Here is the almost finished 200mm russian helmet. I learned a lot from the German one and this time I used an X-Acto a lot more then sand paper. I am sure there are some things that needs tweaking on it so let me have it!

    I know the edges nees a little more refining and thinning out, but I wanted your opinion on it before putting too much effort into the finish of it.

    Also included a few pic of the helmet on the head as well as one with the german helmet on the head.

    [IMG]

    [IMG]
  2. Anders Heintz Well-Known Member

    Country:
    United-States
    After looking at the pics a little closer it looks like I need to bring the thing that goes down by the ears a little more and shorten the 'visor' part up a tad, what you think?
  3. Pete_H New Member

    Actually, the lip that comes down over the upper ear looks just about right. The front, though, should come out a bit more. At first glance, the Soviet steel pot helmet looks like a wider version of the M1 "steel pot" helmet used by the US armed forces. You've got it going (y)
  4. LCoote New Member

    Country:
    Australia
    Anders, you're really getting the hang of these helmets, that's looking pretty good, just shorten the visor a bit and thin it down which is what you were going to do anyway. Great work!
  5. Jason W. Active Member

    Country:
    United-States
    Looking great Anders! The German helmet looks awesome (y)
  6. yeo_64 Active Member

    Country:
    Singapore
    VERY,VERY NICE,Anders (y) (y) !! I LIKE both helmets ! You certainly have a knack for making them.Cheers !
    Kenneth :lol:
  7. Anders Heintz Well-Known Member

    Country:
    United-States
    Thanks Guys :)

    I'll do some refining and will post pics soon.
  8. slaj Well-Known Member

    Country:
    Malta
    Anders,even though I don't know much about the subject the helmet looks great.Keep us posted

    Stephen Mallia
  9. Guy A Fixture

    Country:
    United-States
    Looking great Anders..........whats the next step?
  10. Roc Active Member

    Country:
    United-States
    Hey Anders,I'm no expert on WWII, but what I see looks great.

    Keep up the the good work.

    Cheers.

    Roc. :)

Share This Page

planetFigure Links

Reviews & Open Box
Buy. Sell & trade
Articles
Link Directory
Events
Advertising

Popular Sections

Figure & Minis News
vBench - Works in Progress
Painting Talk
Sculpting Talk
Digital Sculpting Talk
The Lounge
Report Piracy

Who we are

planetFigure is a community built around miniature painters, sculptors and collectors, We are here to exchange support, Information & Resources.

© planetFigure 2003 - 2019.