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Halloween morgue gerney
Halloween Props 2016. Dungeon Chain
STEAM PUNK STAR WARS " BOBA FETT "
Halloween morgue Gerney
Great tutorial! I also made this 3 years ago with about the same supplies. I used a low temp glue to seal the edges, but same principal as you noted here. Just a word on storing it after, mine disintegrated after being stored for 2 years. I was lacking shed space, so it was stored in a shaded area of my property inside containers, so protected from rain, but not heat and cold. It was a very cheap project, but time consuming, so not something I'd want to re-do every year!
Just an FYI put a dab of hot glue on a pic of card board or plate and dab the end of chain in to it to pick up a bit and press the chain together. If you directly put hot glue on the link it will melt it.
I love supporting our local season shops but when all else fails I make a trip to the local hardware store and make my own props. Thanks.
I voted. It is a so simple and brilliant instructables.
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I can't remember but I probably didn't. Prob look cooler if it tarnished a bit and was polished lol
Hello again, quick question, did you put any kind of lacquer on the hardware that you sanded to keep the copper from oxidation?
Yea, it did, lol. Had to take some copper off to smooth it, but I've only done the trem bar so far. I'm okay with it looking more "weathered" anyway. THANKS!
Dremel. Stupid spell check lol
The firemen might leave a lot of groves. Just good ole hand sanding should do it start with the coarse and then go over it with the finer grit to remove the heavy scratches.
Nah, I love the copper look, so I'd like to keep it. Mine is apparently plated in Nickel. 200 grit was even taking me FOREVER so I switched to a dremel tool with a 150 grit wheel on it. That did it. Is nickel usually harder, or might my plating just be thicker? It is a $400 guitar vs the $20 job in your pics. Any advice?
Hi thanks for the question. If I remember it was like a 400 grit wet sand paper. If you want to go beyond the copper and it's probably a thin layer try 320 grit. Have a great week, hope it turns out awesome for you. Cheers!
Hey, Can you please tell me what method you used to sand the chrome down to copper? Also, is it possible to sand through the copper layer. I'm wanting to do this to my guitar...
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