Introduction: Duct Tape Top Hat (Slideshow)

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This was a request from a friend of mine; a gentlemanly top hat crafted entirely of duct tape. Though a bit rushed in construction it holds its shape quite well and does not stick to the wearer's hair.
The overall construction of this hat took a few months. By a few months I mean aggreeing to the project in march and putting it off until august before hurredly throwing it together a few hours before the party.
This is not a hat covered in tape, nor is it tape over a paper core. This is 100% poly-vinyl rubberized adhesive glory fashioned in the classiest of styles.


hellbats343 (author)2014-01-07

wow thanks the hell a lot that was helpful

macananadado (author)2013-08-13

How much duct tape did it use?

skitzthecat (author)2012-08-03

wow that is a really nice hat. i make hats too and only out of duct tape. i have major respect for any one else who uses only tape too.

Captain ninja (author)2011-02-10

Dude I was going to make my username your username but you stole it

guitar-is-awesome (author)2010-08-20

that rocks! you should make one with a black rim and then silver body, but as culturespy said, make an instrucatble!

Culturespy (author)2010-08-18

So now you need to make an even better one in another color and document it for a step by step Instructable.

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