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Letz build an Ironman mark 7 paper model (no pep)

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Welcome to this Ironman paper model tutroial...

As you may have already know, most people on the internet build awesome Ironman models using pep files (pre-made 2d pattern that assemble 3d forms). But the process usually includes back and forth in softwares, missing pieces and digital format or printing issues... pre-made pep files is cool, but took away the best part of paper craft... creativity and experimentation...

Dont be a slave of the pep file, we are artist not cutting and sticking machines!!

This tutorial features:

  • no pep files,
  • no need to be a computer wizard
  • fully recycled materials...
  • three short youtube videos tutorial
  • and once you master the technique you can build whatever you like!!
  • old-fashion and raw true paper craft experience..
  • can be carry out in any size and level of detail you wish, in my case its about a foot tall...

Letz start this wonderful journey...

 
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Step 1: Step 1: Material and Tools

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the project is a low budget one hang tight...

Materials:

  • plenty of recycled paper boxes (tissue or cereal box)
  • some draft paper for drafting and sketching
  • pens, pencils, and markers
  • adhesive tape

Tools:

  • scissors (normal scissors will do)
  • cutters (optional)
  • hot glue gun (you can any glue you like i like hot glue gun cus its fast and firm)

This is it for material and tools, scissors, cutter and hot glue gun could potentially be dangerous use with care.

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djgriff00016 months ago
please tell me that you entered this instructable in the papercraft contest...ill vote for you.
mchau2 (author)  djgriff00016 months ago

As a matter of fact, i indeed entered the papercraft contest with this piece... feel free to vote in the contest, if you like my work, please vote for me... thx for your support...

mchau2 (author)  mchau26 months ago

the orange ribbon on the top right hand corner, i think... thx again for appreciation...

Verticees25 days ago

The fact that this was done without pepakura is mind blowing. Excellent job!

AssassinDude4 months ago
I'm building a mark III
mchau2 (author)  AssassinDude1 month ago

Hows that now? Keep me posted

AssassinDude4 months ago
This is way better than that hot toys mark 7 I have!
mchau2 (author)  AssassinDude1 month ago

OMG this means quite alot... I think hot toys are awesome too!!

mobiansstech3 months ago

What a cReativity

mchau2 (author)  mobiansstech1 month ago

HaHa typo... i cant seem to find that...

Lord_Fyunae6 months ago

A very interesting project, I'm assuming that Optimus Prime was made the same way, ???

mchau2 (author)  Lord_Fyunae6 months ago

yes, should do an instructable on that too?

Dude make qn instructable on Optimus he looks v. v. cool
mchau2 (author)  mchau26 months ago
wrong reply sorry
mchau2 (author)  Lord_Fyunae6 months ago
well u mean china? hong kong is in china...
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mchau2 (author)  deleted_account4 months ago

ha ha i am not sure wt you mean, sorry.

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mchau2 (author)  deleted_account4 months ago

oh thx, and with your support along with everyone else, i won firt price so lucky thank you all!!!

ecsaul234 months ago
woohoo!!! congrats on 1st place! way to go you!
mchau2 (author)  ecsaul234 months ago

super awesome... Thx for support.... I will try keep up the gd work

arnav chachra5 months ago
awsome
mchau2 (author)  arnav chachra5 months ago
thxman
epoveda5 months ago
good i need 1 :D
mchau2 (author)  epoveda5 months ago
build one! go and try... its somuch fun
Tgizzo5 months ago
I'm making a life size, wearable iron man suit :) this is an inspiration also :P
mchau2 (author)  Tgizzo5 months ago
are u using pep?
xenor6 months ago

Thanks for sharing. It's great to see the design process beyond the usual pep models.

mchau2 (author)  xenor6 months ago
glad u like...
ElCubano6 months ago
I really love both models mchau2. They really look badass though I don't really like the IRON MAN helmet. Good job mchau2! I voted for you in all categories.
mchau2 (author)  ElCubano6 months ago
thx...

Saw your profile :)

No wonder why origami and kirigami has origins in Japan :), this is just brilliant :)

mchau2 (author)  Tarun Upadhyaya6 months ago
u mean china? hong kong is in china...

Oh I am sorry, I guess I read what I want to read.

mchau2 (author)  Tarun Upadhyaya6 months ago
its quite alright friend
rphillips276 months ago
Sweet, thanks
ElCubano6 months ago
mchau2 wuts ur youtube name?
ElCubano6 months ago
I voted for u. Man, I wish I culd make one like that!
ecsaul236 months ago

voted in all cats. great work

mchau2 (author)  ecsaul236 months ago
thx. really means alot... will you be building these kind of paper model ? its fun...
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