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3D Printing Cosplay & Props Titanfall

Spectre head mount for Data Knife

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May 24, 2017

Would have finished the updated Data Knife yesterday, but it looks like I ran out of Neopixel Jewels to actually work with, so I’m waiting on a new order….

3D Printing Cosplay & Props Mold-making and Casting Titanfall

Revisiting the Data Knife design

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May 21, 2017

Alllllright. I haven’t updated this in a while. My excuse is that I have been working a lot, and also I just bought a Chinese K40 laser cutter/engraver that…

3D Printing Cosplay & Props Titanfall

Futuristic Ninja Garbage

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February 18, 2017

I’m actually finding modeling up the various pieces of equipment to be pretty good practice / training for learning the ins and outs of 3d Studio Max a little…

3D Printing Cosplay & Props Titanfall

A matching shoulder set

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February 12, 2017

First shoulder pad printed, second shoulder pad modeled. I’ve done some light sanding to start blending the seam on the pad together, but it’ll take a decent amount of…

3D Printing Cosplay & Props Titanfall

Pilot shoulder armor

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February 12, 2017

This evening, I took a crack at getting a shoulder pad model done up. It was a bit more complicated than I initially expected, but I’m satisfied with where…

3D Printing Cosplay & Props Titanfall

Realized silencer

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February 12, 2017

I had my trusty printer spit out a copy of the silencer I modeled last night, and I’m really pleased to see that everything fits together perfectly. Was able to print…

3D Printing Cosplay & Props Titanfall

Hours of printing later…

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February 11, 2017

Progress on the Smart Pistol. I can’t tell you guys how happy I am that everything seems to work and fit together pretty much exactly…

3D Printing Cosplay & Props Titanfall

THIS is a knoife!

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February 7, 2017

So this morning, I stumbled onto Robb Schoberg’s portfolio and discovered a hi-res model of the Data Knife used in Titanfall 2 that I wish I had access to…

Cosplay & Props Titanfall

Finished Data Knife

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February 5, 2017

Data knife is done and dusted, though I’m probably going to make a second version to try a few other painting ideas. The carbon fiber texture was painted on…

Cosplay & Props Electronics Titanfall

Data Knife Electronics Assembly Guide

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February 5, 2017

I’ve had a few messages requesting a better explanation of how the data knife goes together, so I sat down with a spare print of the handle and photographed…

3D Printing Cosplay & Props Titanfall

Silent, but annoying

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February 1, 2017

Well, if you’ve played Titanfall 1, you know that the most common piece of kit to grace the Mk5 Smart pistol was a silencer /…

3D Printing Cosplay & Props Titanfall

If at first you don’t succeed…

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January 31, 2017

Well, after printing a few parts I’ve discovered that the gun’s model was too big. This was easy enough to correct – just had to scale it down to…

3D Printing Cosplay & Props Electronics Titanfall

Build a smarter pistol

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January 29, 2017

So one of the absolutely iconic pieces of Titanfall hardware is the Smart Pistol – a handgun that fires target-seeking bullets. If you’ve ever played Titanfall 1 or 2,…

3D Printing Cosplay & Props Electronics Titanfall

Chambered thrust!

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January 23, 2017

While I’ve been working on other things (and also, you know, my day job) I’ve had my 3d printer humming along producing parts in the background for the jump…

3D Printing Cosplay & Props Electronics Titanfall

Painted Arc Grenade

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January 22, 2017

I masked the LEDs on the arc grenade off, then sprayed the whole thing with a rough silver coat that is apparently intended for hubcaps or something. It gave…