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Author How long does it take to build a proton pack?
Kingpin
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Joined: Aug 17, 2001
Posted: Oct 08, 2002 10:53 AM

I'm wondering because I'm planning on going as a GB next halloween and I wanted to know if it were possible to built a pack durig my summer holidays plus any other. How long did it take to build yours?

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heidigon
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Joined: Feb 20, 2002
Posted: Oct 08, 2002 2:47 PM

a few months. i downloaded my plans on valentines day and worked pretty steadily on it on the evenings and weekends for a couple of months and then I tinker with it for a day every now and then. it was a month before halloween before I accepted mine as done.

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Joined: Nov 19, 2001
Posted: Oct 08, 2002 2:51 PM

It also depends on how fast you can work, how well you work with tools, how much money you got and what rate you can get it, and how accurate and detailed you want it to be. Mine is only detailed enough to be recognizable, and only took a couple of days. But with the planning added in it took a couple of weeks.

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ProtonCharger
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Joined: Jul 30, 2001
Posted: Oct 08, 2002 3:02 PM

i think i started on my second one in august. life was kinda low for me then, and buildin makes me feel alright. its looking way better than my old one, i just need to make a gun, glue it all together, and i'll be all set to rock guavaween.

my first pack took nonstop work 5pm to 5 am one in october last year. 4 years to get the stuff together...

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Joined: Jul 15, 2002
Posted: Oct 08, 2002 6:32 PM

It took me a couple of months. I started in late July/early august and finished a couple of days ago.

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ecto-3
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Joined: Oct 21, 2001
Posted: Oct 08, 2002 7:22 PM

Took me almost a year and a half to build mine, but thats a long story smile

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stembob27
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Joined: Nov 13, 2001
Posted: Oct 08, 2002 8:19 PM

it took me a month and a half. I started on july 15th.
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