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Darth Domain

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I'll be modding yet another rubies soon as well as completing my own. How much do you think one is worth if it is modded to a high standard. The helmet retails for £70 british pounds here. I may buy some more to do up also, as i'm really enjoying it
Cheers for any help/ suggestions
 

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JoeR

Sr Member
Originally posted by Darth Domain+Feb 6 2006, 09:42 PM--><div class='quotetop'>QUOTE(Darth Domain @ Feb 6 2006, 09:42 PM)</div>
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...whatever someone will pay for it. :p
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With a good enough paint job I would think a few hundred pounds. I have seen helmets that look as good as the DP Deluxe.

Joe
 

KevVader

Sr Member
Originally posted by Darth Domain+Feb 6 2006, 03:42 PM--><div class='quotetop'>QUOTE(Darth Domain @ Feb 6 2006, 03:42 PM)</div>
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...whatever someone will pay for it. :p
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DD...just bustin' yer balls.
If you fix the nose slot, neck flare, replace the lenses, tusks and mesh and then give it a good OT paint job...then I think it's be worth a couple of hundred $. There are some moded Rubies lids out there that are fantastic. You just gotta ask yourself, "What's my blood, sweat and tears worth?"....
 

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Darth Kahnt

Sr Member
Originally posted by KevVader@Feb 6 2006, 07:01 PM
DD...just bustin' yer balls.
If you fix the nose slot, neck flare, replace the lenses, tusks and mesh and then give it a good OT paint job...then I think it's be worth a couple of hundred $. There are some moded Rubies lids out there that are fantastic. You just gotta ask yourself, "What's my blood, sweat and tears worth?"....
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I know the effort and time that is involved in doing a Rubies mod and I dont think the time and effort justifies what you would be able to get for it. Just my 2 cents.
 

GundamZeppelin

Sr Member
I have seen some mod'ed rubies helmets go for up too 350 with a neckbrace and some with out a neckbrace hit up to anywhere from 200 up to 300. So it really depends on how well you mod the rubies and how good the camra you use to take a picture of the helmet.
 

Darth Domain

Well-Known Member
Originally, i was only doing mine up for me to costume in. But i've bought some lenses and tusks which came with another rubies lid, so i was going to do that and sell it as i don't ned two. But, if my own (my first attempt at anything crafty) turns out really good i was thinking of getting the other one sold. Then if i really enjoy doing that up i thought, hell, i may as well do a few for the fun of it and try and make a few £ or$. Is any one interested in signing up the for the second one? :p
 

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