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Author Topic: Custom HGU-55/P art?  (Read 2229 times)

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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. 

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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
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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
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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

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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: