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At first you need a lot of cans... about 350-400! I decided to use RED BULL COLA cans because of two reasons. First one: i like the colours and their...
This image shows the most important tools and materials i used.
Before you start connecting you need holes. Therfore use a puncher or a special bin rail. The hole-diameter has to be larger (1mm) than the grommet-d...
Remove the cap and the bottom of the can, then cut the cans if you want to give your suit a special optic. I choosed the diagonals where the colours c...
Here you see an inside view to the shoulder and front component. Based on my body size, i used a chain to get the most important data, i constructed s...
For the legs i made a frame out of tin-foil and connected everything with grommets...
For the vertical stabilisation i used elastic band which is in addition flexible enough to allow you to angle your knee. For covering the gap between...
This picture shows the loosely rivetted strip which is very flexible. It can be banded in every direction without being destructed.
I needed about 2800 grommets to connect all the pieces... here you see a part of the suit that covers the torso...
On the backsite i connected the pieces with zippers.
it fits like a golve... partial ;)
The helmet is made out of two parts. On the top these parts are connected with a hinge. I choosed a hinge that you find in your kitchen unit. Good ch...
All together the suit resists out of 12 pieces. 2 shoes: each shoe has two parts which are connected with hook and loop fastener so unter your "new ...
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Posted:Sep 24, 2011
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