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3D Printing Cosplay & Props Electronics Titanfall

Jump around, jump around!

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January 11, 2017

While waiting for parts for my printer, I have also been working on something bigger than the grenade – a pilot jump kit. For the unfamiliar, the ‘pilots’ in…

3D Printing Cosplay & Props Electronics Titanfall

Tick, tick, boom!

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January 11, 2017

While I’ve been waiting for my damn printer repair parts to get shipped, I started poking around the internet for more Titanfall ideas.┬áJurica Pranjic on MyMiniFactory was nice enough…

3D Printing Cosplay & Props Electronics Titanfall

Home from the Holidays

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January 4, 2017

I actually got as far as assembly and painting after filming the video above, but I suffered some setbacks. For what it’s worth, assembly is a relative breeze:

Unfortunately, once…

3D Printing Cosplay & Props Electronics Titanfall

Redesign for the Jewel

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December 15, 2016

So I got the data knife printed out pretty much in entirety and have noticed some things I wanted to address. Pictures first, though!

It is…

3D Printing Cosplay & Props Electronics Titanfall

Borrowing a Laser Cutter!

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December 15, 2016

Progress continues after a bit of a fight with my 3d printer. It kept randomly shifting layers over on me and ruining prints. I was able to ascertain (thanks…

3D Printing Cosplay & Props Electronics Titanfall

Titanfall Data Knife

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December 13, 2016

I have been loving Titanfall 2, and I am not a guy who usually likes shooters. I enjoyed Titanfall 1, but 2 just clicks for me. I picked up…

3D Printing Cosplay & Props Immortan Joe

Gearing up for the Championships!

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September 21, 2016

I got the confirmation – I made it past the preliminary round of judging for the Eastern Championships of Cosplay and, with a bit more luck, I might get…

3D Printing Cosplay & Props Immortan Joe

Airbag Weathering & Chrome Spray

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September 6, 2016

Immortan Joe’s airbag is pretty much done at this point. We did a bit of preliminary weathering and distressing with acrylics, and the whole unit is essentially self-contained. One…

3D Printing Cosplay & Props Immortan Joe

The Key to Valhalla

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September 1, 2016

While everything else is going on with my Immortan Joe project, and because I am ADD as all hell, I decided to prototype something else to go with this…

3D Printing Cosplay & Props Immortan Joe

Solving problems: Overkill edition

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August 30, 2016

I have been woefully short on time the last few days thanks to work, especially in light of the fact that the convention submission date for the NYCC Eastern…

3D Printing Cosplay & Props Immortan Joe

Welded metal, printed plastic

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August 23, 2016

I should say that while I have a poor-quality Harbor Freight MIG welder, I also have hardly any idea how to weld or use that machine properly. However, that…

3D Printing Cosplay & Props Immortan Joe

Always wear protection!

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August 19, 2016

We took a bit of time today to give some attention to the codpiece. I think this layout is… close to right? Sorry about the blurry photography.

To get the…

3D Printing Cosplay & Props Immortan Joe

Automotive Detailing

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August 4, 2016

Most of today was spent getting some of the details on my shin pads done, since I like jumping around between parts of this project like crazy.

The links were…

3D Printing Cosplay & Props Electronics Immortan Joe

Now with working airflow!

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July 27, 2016

This is exciting – it’s actually doing the job! It’ll only get better once everything is properly fitted, but I really need the airbag itself done before I can…

3D Printing Cosplay & Props Immortan Joe Mold-making and Casting

Printed fittings and pulled forms!

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July 26, 2016

The printed right-angle pipe fitting seems to have worked out pretty well, all things considered!

I need to sand it a bit, glue the parts together, then XTC-3D the whole…