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Star Lord Earpiece Revisited

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July 31, 2017

A few years ago, right after the debut of the first Guardians of the Galaxy film, I banged together a simple 3D model for Star Lord’s earpiece in Sketchup,…

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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…

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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…

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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,…

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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…

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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…

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Data Knife Code and Parts

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January 18, 2017

Since I don’t think I’ve done a proper parts breakdown for the Data Knife yet, I’ll post it here. This model was designed around the following parts:

12BH510-GR Battery Holder…

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Arc Grenade Code

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January 18, 2017

Following up my previous posts breaking down some of the parts for the Arc Grenade and showing some of the wiring, I thought it would be appropriate to…

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Lights and Sound – Test Assembly

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January 17, 2017

I’ve made a bit of progress on the Arc Grenade that I’d like to share, so let me catch up with a couple of pictures. None of this wiring…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…