collapse

* Who's Online

  • Dot Guests: 16
  • Dot Hidden: 0
  • Dot Users: 1
  • Dot Users Online:

* Recent Topics/Posts

eBay heads-up by Rufus
[October 24, 2014, 07:41:53 PM]


Stick base hight measurement by JJ
[October 24, 2014, 06:25:34 PM]


JJ New wishlist by Sandman
[October 24, 2014, 06:11:43 PM]


JJ F16 Block 52 Pit progress by JJ
[October 24, 2014, 06:09:56 PM]


MailMan's Pit by MailMan
[October 24, 2014, 05:38:23 PM]


PHCCusb [1 and 2] by asekeris
[October 24, 2014, 05:03:19 PM]


DTU (Data Transfer Unit) and DTC (Data Transfer Cartridge) by bismond
[October 24, 2014, 03:12:15 PM]


Random spooldowns? by Rufus
[October 24, 2014, 02:40:10 PM]


Central Pedestal Instruments: which solution? by Rufus
[October 24, 2014, 02:31:03 PM]


Parts 3D Models by Hempstead
[October 24, 2014, 12:27:53 PM]


bluc69 F16 Block 52 pit by bluc69
[October 24, 2014, 06:04:28 AM]


GROUP BUY for Toggle Switch RUBBER CAPS (2014) by Hempstead
[October 24, 2014, 02:32:02 AM]


Lightplate backside request by Nikolas_A
[October 23, 2014, 05:34:07 PM]


Jay-el - lights by uri_ba
[October 23, 2014, 05:06:30 PM]


chnil71's closetpit by Rufus
[October 23, 2014, 02:13:59 PM]


Problem with multiple Bodnar boards.... by Goofy
[October 23, 2014, 07:25:33 AM]


Henkie's pit by henkie
[October 23, 2014, 06:46:24 AM]


Wolverine's F16 Block 52 by Wolverine
[October 22, 2014, 05:26:30 PM]


Painting your pit! by sagrzmnky
[October 21, 2014, 06:48:16 PM]


Biggles Wishlist by biggles
[October 21, 2014, 06:00:47 PM]

Author Topic: Custom HGU-55/P art?  (Read 2120 times)

Offline lightning

  • -=VP Donor=-
  • General
  • *
  • Join Date: Mar 2007
  • Location:
  • Posts: 2055
  • Country: 00
    • Lightning's Tools
Custom HGU-55/P art?
« on: September 25, 2008, 12:05:22 AM »
I'm thinking about getting another HGU-55/P and having it custom painted.   :wacko:  Beyond the obvious places that could attempt such a thing (custom bike shops and so forth), can anyone recommend a good company in the U.S., for having this sort of thing done?  Preferably a company that specializes in customizing flight helmets and is familiar with tearing them down and putting them back together (I don't want to babysit them).  I found a couple places on the web that look promising, but I'm just curious if anyone's had any experience here or could recommend a place.  I'd like to customize the mask & visor as well.  I know it won't come cheap. 

Offline Red Dog

  • -=VP Veteran Donor=-
  • General
  • *
  • Join Date: Mar 2004
  • Location: Brussels
  • Posts: 2864
    • CombatSim Checklists
Re: Custom HGU-55/P art?
« Reply #1 on: September 25, 2008, 03:33:20 AM »
did you try flightsuits.com?
I have some friends who have been dealing with them, not cheap but pro.

Have a bandit day
Red Dog

Offline FLO

  • Col.
  • *****
  • Join Date: Jul 2005
  • Location: Amsterdam
  • Posts: 119
  • Country: nl
  • Go with the FLO...
    • F-8J Crusader Pit restoration
Re: Custom HGU-55/P art?
« Reply #2 on: September 25, 2008, 12:44:22 PM »
Hi Guys,

I can recommend these guys very much:
http://www.helmetfx.com/

Otherwise try my friend Paul Taylor at:
www.customflighthelmets.com

Not cheap, but he makes the real thing for the US Navy also...

Cheers FLO
F-8J Crusader pit

Offline ultimateautohaus

  • 2nd. LT
  • *
  • Join Date: Aug 2007
  • Location:
  • Posts: 19
Re: Custom HGU-55/P art?
« Reply #3 on: September 25, 2008, 03:52:15 PM »
Troy Lee Designs 155 E. Rincon ? Corona, CA 92879 ? 951-371-5219http://www.troyleedesigns.com/paint/index.php

thumper

  • Guest
Re: Custom HGU-55/P art?
« Reply #4 on: September 25, 2008, 05:02:28 PM »
I think I have already set lighting up with my chap I added my left testicle to the deal as a sweetener :beer2: