Instructables: exploring - - prop - featured http://www.instructables.com Sun, 30 Aug 2015 11:05:41 PDT BLOX v1.01 DMC Rebellion Cosplay Sword http://www.instructables.com/id/DMC-Rebellion-Cosplay-Sword/
DMC Rebellion Cosplay Sword - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/FEA6/IDUR6LHI/FARFEA6IDUR6LHI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/FEA6/IDUR6LHI/FARFEA6IDUR6LHI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/FEA6/IDUR6LHI/FARFEA6IDUR6LHI.SMALL.jpg BlueDokuganryu Image SourceHello! This is my first instructable!I will be making Dante's Rebellion sword from the Devil May Cry series. I decided half way through that I would take some pictures and make a tutorial to post or just to record my progress for personal reference. I decided to post it for fun. I d...
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Fri, 28 Aug 2015 16:18:38 PDT
Astrid's Axe - How to Train your Dragon 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Astrids-Axe-How-to-Train-your-Dragon-2/
Astrid's Axe - How to Train your Dragon 2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWG/U174/IDOD0ABD/FWGU174IDOD0ABD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWG/U174/IDOD0ABD/FWGU174IDOD0ABD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWG/U174/IDOD0ABD/FWGU174IDOD0ABD.SMALL.jpg ZephyrAryn I'm going to show you how I made my axe for Astrid from How to Train Your Dragon 2. However, don't be afraid to improvise a little depending on the materials you have. This was a very low-budget axe for me, and I would hope that it can be the same for you as well! The materials should all be relativ...
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Sun, 23 Aug 2015 19:22:59 PDT
Game of Thrones Dragon Egg http://www.instructables.com/id/Game-of-Thrones-Dragon-Egg/
Game of Thrones Dragon Egg - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN4/1ROK/IDLO1BA1/FN41ROKIDLO1BA1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN4/1ROK/IDLO1BA1/FN41ROKIDLO1BA1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN4/1ROK/IDLO1BA1/FN41ROKIDLO1BA1.SMALL.jpg zrobinson5 In this Instructable, I'll show you how to make a simple, easy, cheap Game of Thrones Dragon egg in under one hour! Materials 1. Foam egg from a craft store. Looking at $3-6 per egg BEFORE coupons, always get coupons. 2. Gold Thumb Tacks 2-3 Packs depending on egg sized. I used 2.5 per. Cheapest...
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Sat, 22 Aug 2015 08:26:29 PDT
Back To The Future Hover Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Back-To-The-Future-Hover-Board/
Back To The Future Hover Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVE/WD4N/IDLO2HOI/FVEWD4NIDLO2HOI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVE/WD4N/IDLO2HOI/FVEWD4NIDLO2HOI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVE/WD4N/IDLO2HOI/FVEWD4NIDLO2HOI.SMALL.jpg zrobinson5 MARTY! We got to go back, TO THE FUTURE! C'mon, you know you want this prop, so lets build it. Materials 1. Glue gun/sticks - already had2. Scissors - already had 3. light green construction paper 2 sheets (1 extra) - $0.50 A.C Moore4. 3 sheets of 1/4 inch Foam Core (1 extra) - $3 A.C Moore5. Sm...
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Sat, 22 Aug 2015 10:34:56 PDT
Retro Raygun: realizing a prop through CAD http://www.instructables.com/id/Retro-Raygun-realizing-a-prop-through-CAD/
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Fri, 21 Aug 2015 07:01:16 PDT
Life-size almost 6ft Dalek. http://www.instructables.com/id/Life-size-almost-6ft-Dalek/
Life-size almost 6ft Dalek. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Y/5SRO/IDM02BBH/F0Y5SROIDM02BBH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Y/5SRO/IDM02BBH/F0Y5SROIDM02BBH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Y/5SRO/IDM02BBH/F0Y5SROIDM02BBH.SMALL.jpg RossB5 *Please if you like the project leave feedback, share and favourite*Disclaimer; This is my first ever instructable and the whole process is done by memory and a few old notes from back in 2008. It is not an all encompassing guide you will need to do your homework to make it yourself. Video Discla...
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Wed, 19 Aug 2015 10:43:10 PDT
Fallout ncr helmet http://www.instructables.com/id/Fallout-ncr-helmet/
Fallout ncr helmet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/D5TF/IDH7S9GP/FFFD5TFIDH7S9GP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/D5TF/IDH7S9GP/FFFD5TFIDH7S9GP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/D5TF/IDH7S9GP/FFFD5TFIDH7S9GP.SMALL.jpg JaniK1 Hello this is my first instructable, and its my first helmet i have ever made. The ncr helmet with a few modifications. English is not my native language so bare with me.First off download pepakura viewer http://www.tamasoft.co.jp/pepakura-en/download/vie...and the pepakura file by hughhttp://www...
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Tue, 18 Aug 2015 19:13:33 PDT
How to make a custom dummy hand using wire and aluminium paper for less then 10 Dollars http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-custom-dummy-hand-using-wire-and-alu/
How to make a custom dummy hand using wire and aluminium paper for less then 10 Dollars - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/GNMI/IDFSD1QZ/F1RGNMIIDFSD1QZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/GNMI/IDFSD1QZ/F1RGNMIIDFSD1QZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/GNMI/IDFSD1QZ/F1RGNMIIDFSD1QZ.SMALL.jpg jonathant6 When building Leg-Armor ,gauntlet armor ect , hand made and to your measurements it can be a bit hard , Here I will explain how to make a custom dummy arm for props using easy to find materials , the same Technic can be applied to almost every body part ! The only thing you really need to buy ...
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Mon, 17 Aug 2015 15:11:37 PDT
Wooden Halo Reach Replica Rifle (Non-firing Prop) http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Halo-Reach-Sniper-Rifle-SRS99-AM/
Wooden Halo Reach Replica Rifle (Non-firing Prop) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGD/OW8B/IDA2HNA1/FGDOW8BIDA2HNA1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGD/OW8B/IDA2HNA1/FGDOW8BIDA2HNA1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGD/OW8B/IDA2HNA1/FGDOW8BIDA2HNA1.SMALL.jpg Shadow Of Intent *Disclaimer: To avoid any confusion, this is a replica prop for the purpose of cosplaying and displays only. It does not fire any form of ammunition and cannot be modified to do so. I do not condone the creation of working firearms as it is dangerous and in most places an illegal practice. When cosp...
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Thu, 13 Aug 2015 06:35:55 PDT
E-Z Enchanted Orb w/ Faux driftwood Staff http://www.instructables.com/id/E-Z-Enchanted-Orb-w-Faux-driftwood-Staff/
E-Z Enchanted Orb w/ Faux driftwood Staff - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F03/RXGG/I5QMZ599/F03RXGGI5QMZ599.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F03/RXGG/I5QMZ599/F03RXGGI5QMZ599.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F03/RXGG/I5QMZ599/F03RXGGI5QMZ599.SMALL.jpg The Juliart Create this magical Orb and Staff, or the Orb alone.Once upon, a short moment ago, I decided to share these enchanted Orbs with you as well as a driftwood staff. Orbs are not only fun to make but magical to look at, they are one of a kind, delicate, and unique in every way. I have been creating Orbs...
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Wed, 4 Feb 2015 09:57:57 PST
Mars Attacks Martian Saucer Candy Dish http://www.instructables.com/id/Mars-Attacks-Martian-Saucer-Candy-Dish/
Mars Attacks Martian Saucer Candy Dish - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F10/P7CE/ICRXTUKN/F10P7CEICRXTUKN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F10/P7CE/ICRXTUKN/F10P7CEICRXTUKN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F10/P7CE/ICRXTUKN/F10P7CEICRXTUKN.SMALL.jpg antagonizer Let me start by saying that, as a fan of sci-fi movies, none is more iconic than the classic, 'Mars Attacks'. There are so many props for die hard enthusiasts to recreate, but none is more beautifully designed than the Martian saucer. Based on the 50's 'B' movie model, it is both simple, and elegan...
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Sun, 2 Aug 2015 20:23:32 PDT
Cold Metal Casting and Patina on Skyrim Dragon Priest Masks http://www.instructables.com/id/Cold-Metal-Casting-and-Patina-on-Skyrim-Dragon-Pri/
Cold Metal Casting and Patina on Skyrim Dragon Priest Masks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/0OH7/ICRXLQXU/FDK0OH7ICRXLQXU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/0OH7/ICRXLQXU/FDK0OH7ICRXLQXU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/0OH7/ICRXLQXU/FDK0OH7ICRXLQXU.SMALL.jpg Ikkalebob I was recently comissioned to make a Morokei Dragon Priest Mask from Skyrim. I decided that since I couldn't find the perfect Morokei colour I had in mind in a regular metallic paint, I would use cold-casting techniques to create a realistic metal finish exactly how I'd envisioned. This led to many ...
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Sat, 1 Aug 2015 05:41:59 PDT
"Vigilante Style" Grappling Hook http://www.instructables.com/id/Vigilante-Style-Grappling-Hook/
"Vigilante Style" Grappling Hook - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/RCTX/ICNNIFTD/FWIRCTXICNNIFTD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/RCTX/ICNNIFTD/FWIRCTXICNNIFTD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/RCTX/ICNNIFTD/FWIRCTXICNNIFTD.SMALL.jpg JkrsWyld Hey everyone...this is my first Instructable, and it's one that I've been wanting to make for a loooong while now.So, as it is, I've been on the site many times, seen other Instructables for grappling hooks, but never seen anyone make that utilized simple everyday objects (i.e. office supplies in my...
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 14:48:04 PDT
The Fifth Element Stones Pillar Candle Holders http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Fifth-Element-Stones-Pillar-Candle-Holders/
The Fifth Element Stones Pillar Candle Holders - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/C7D5/ICG2BY7C/FV5C7D5ICG2BY7C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/C7D5/ICG2BY7C/FV5C7D5ICG2BY7C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/C7D5/ICG2BY7C/FV5C7D5ICG2BY7C.SMALL.jpg antagonizer Anyone who's ever seen my work knows I'm a sucker for all things nerdy. My home is, quite literally, a shrine to all of my favorite movies, TV shows, even games. Over the years, I've recreated hundreds of props for friends to use in their cosplay at the local Comicon, which can be extremely satisfyi...
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Thu, 23 Jul 2015 15:41:38 PDT
Build a Replica Skyrim Shield http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Replica-Skyrim-Shield/
Build a Replica Skyrim Shield - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F02/GAZS/ICE1T9PY/F02GAZSICE1T9PY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F02/GAZS/ICE1T9PY/F02GAZSICE1T9PY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F02/GAZS/ICE1T9PY/F02GAZSICE1T9PY.SMALL.jpg WardWorks This shield is from the video game Skyrim. Each of the nine holds, or cities, has this shield with a unique symbol . I'll take you through my process of creating two shields. One I approximate as game accurate size at 24" with the Dawnstar symbol and another at 18", with the Windhelm symbol.Prepar...
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Wed, 22 Jul 2015 06:33:37 PDT
Sting - Bilbo's and Frodo's Sword w/ Shield Wall Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Sting-Bilbos-and-Frodos-Sword-w-Shield-Wall-Mount/
Sting - Bilbo's and Frodo's Sword w/ Shield Wall Mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8G/3277/IBXMMVF0/F8G3277IBXMMVF0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8G/3277/IBXMMVF0/F8G3277IBXMMVF0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8G/3277/IBXMMVF0/F8G3277IBXMMVF0.SMALL.jpg DIY Micah In a hole in the ground there lived a hobbit..... Lucky for you, you don't have to go on any grand adventure to procure such an awesome blade (unless you want to. Then by all means, have at it!) Today, I am going to walk you through my process of making Sting for my wife. She and I are large nerds; ...
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Sat, 11 Jul 2015 06:36:52 PDT
Monster in a Box, Haunted House Halloween Prop http://www.instructables.com/id/Monster-in-a-Box-Haunted-House-Halloween-Prop/
Monster in a Box, Haunted House Halloween Prop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTF/MAKM/IBW25Z6D/FTFMAKMIBW25Z6D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTF/MAKM/IBW25Z6D/FTFMAKMIBW25Z6D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTF/MAKM/IBW25Z6D/FTFMAKMIBW25Z6D.SMALL.jpg DIYhaunter When I built this project, I wasn't originally planning on making an instructable with it, so please forgive me for the lack of photos early on in the building process. However, with the exception of the mechanicals, the construction is pretty much straightforward.Being one of the volunteers and pl...
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Thu, 9 Jul 2015 12:31:59 PDT
LIGHTSABER!!! LED - 3D Printed - Fully Functional http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-LED-LIGHTSABER/
LIGHTSABER!!! LED - 3D Printed - Fully Functional - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/IXSQ/IBRRYKHC/FZRIXSQIBRRYKHC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/IXSQ/IBRRYKHC/FZRIXSQIBRRYKHC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/IXSQ/IBRRYKHC/FZRIXSQIBRRYKHC.SMALL.jpg JJPowelly This is a 3D printed Light Saber I designed as a personal project to keep myself occupied... Here's a demo video: Demo VideoLet me start off by saying this is a very easy print/make... The handle only has two main prints and you have the option of printing either 6 individual sliding cylinders or pr...
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Mon, 6 Jul 2015 17:37:44 PDT
Model Magic 101: Finger Puppets http://www.instructables.com/id/Model-Magic-101-Finger-Puppets/
Model Magic 101: Finger Puppets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/6HMV/IB22A21U/FZ16HMVIB22A21U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/6HMV/IB22A21U/FZ16HMVIB22A21U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/6HMV/IB22A21U/FZ16HMVIB22A21U.SMALL.jpg Brooklyntonia Model Magic is an air-dry clay made by Crayola. It's light and fluffy with no crumbly or sticky mess. I love to use it with my elementary students, but it's also great for costume props. I'll show some examples of props I've made with it in the last step. I'll outline the basics of how to use it and...
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Thu, 18 Jun 2015 12:51:47 PDT
Sonic Screwdriver Mark VI http://www.instructables.com/id/Sonic-Screwdriver-Mark-VI/
Sonic Screwdriver Mark VI - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/5QI2/IAZ7CCNA/FUA5QI2IAZ7CCNA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/5QI2/IAZ7CCNA/FUA5QI2IAZ7CCNA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/5QI2/IAZ7CCNA/FUA5QI2IAZ7CCNA.SMALL.jpg The Props Monster A while back I was commissioned to make another custom sonic screwdriver out of metal with my usual electronics additions. A fun note about this sonic is that the front end cycles colors. I am including the arduino sketch for the sound circuit with these instructions. Check out the videos, it is rat...
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Tue, 16 Jun 2015 11:08:07 PDT
Luke Skywalker Lightsaber Prop Turned On A Lathe http://www.instructables.com/id/Luke-Skywalker-Lightsaber-Prop-Turned-On-A-Lathe/
Luke Skywalker Lightsaber Prop Turned On A Lathe - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9W/Z842/IAS1XMJL/F9WZ842IAS1XMJL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9W/Z842/IAS1XMJL/F9WZ842IAS1XMJL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9W/Z842/IAS1XMJL/F9WZ842IAS1XMJL.SMALL.jpg antagonizer I've build a couple of lathes, (my viking pole lathe and this one) and have been turning out some fun projects. Before anyone asks, there's no instructable on this particular lathe itself since all the photos I had taken, during it's construction, were lost in a horrible memory card accident. (I los...
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Wed, 10 Jun 2015 18:02:37 PDT
Make a unique quicksilver mask moulded from your face http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-unique-quicksilver-mask-moulded-from-your-f/
Make a unique quicksilver mask moulded from your face - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYV/HU9E/IA81RSOC/FYVHU9EIA81RSOC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYV/HU9E/IA81RSOC/FYVHU9EIA81RSOC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYV/HU9E/IA81RSOC/FYVHU9EIA81RSOC.SMALL.jpg jemgillam Instamorph is a low temerature thermoset plastic, which melts at only 60°C / 140°F. This makes it particularly suitable for moulding with your hands, even to the extent that you can mould a mask to your own face before the plastic sets! Melt your Instamorph Materials you will need... A packet of ...
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Thu, 28 May 2015 13:13:45 PDT
Modeling Props for 3D Printing http://www.instructables.com/id/Modeling-Props-for-3D-Printing/
Modeling Props for 3D Printing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQD/IIE7/IA3RFXNI/FQDIIE7IA3RFXNI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQD/IIE7/IA3RFXNI/FQDIIE7IA3RFXNI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQD/IIE7/IA3RFXNI/FQDIIE7IA3RFXNI.SMALL.jpg The Irish Cowboy This is going to be a brief overview of how I concept, design, and model semi functional props such as firearms. This Instructable will mainly focus on my Halo firearms but this method can be applied to nearly anything you wish to make! In this tutorial, we will follow the creation of my first major...
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Mon, 25 May 2015 12:38:52 PDT
K-9 from Doctor Who http://www.instructables.com/id/K-9-from-Doctor-Who/
K-9 from Doctor Who - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK0/DNEQ/I9IBM77R/FK0DNEQI9IBM77R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK0/DNEQ/I9IBM77R/FK0DNEQI9IBM77R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK0/DNEQ/I9IBM77R/FK0DNEQI9IBM77R.SMALL.jpg trip janzen I have wanted to have my own K-9 from Dr. Who since I first saw him on TV back in the 80's. Now that I can, I decided to build one as part of my costume for the Emerald City Comicon in Seattle. I made the decision in January and K-9 needed to be done for the end of March. What follows is a mostly p...
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Sun, 10 May 2015 03:36:42 PDT
InstaMorph Spiral Unicorn Horn http://www.instructables.com/id/InstaMorph-Spiral-Unicorn-Horn/
InstaMorph Spiral Unicorn Horn - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/0R30/I96WD695/FAD0R30I96WD695.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/0R30/I96WD695/FAD0R30I96WD695.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/0R30/I96WD695/FAD0R30I96WD695.SMALL.jpg erino In this tutorial, I will show you how to handcraft a whimsical, glittery unicorn-style horn that can be used in a variety of costumes. This process features InstaMorph, a lightweight thermoplastic which acts like clay when warm, but when it cools, it's a strong plastic.For this Instructable, you nee...
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Sun, 3 May 2015 20:06:59 PDT
LED cosplay Levin Sword http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-cosplay-Levin-Sword/
LED cosplay Levin Sword - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQK/393V/I96WBMBB/FQK393VI96WBMBB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQK/393V/I96WBMBB/FQK393VI96WBMBB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQK/393V/I96WBMBB/FQK393VI96WBMBB.SMALL.jpg queenofpuns This instructable serves as a tutorial on how I created an LED-lit prop Levin Sword from Fire Emblem:Awakening (also featured in Super Smash Bros. 4). I made it for my Robin cosplay, which I wore to compete in a cosplay contest. The process uses fiberglass cloth and resin to create a hollow, light-w...
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Sun, 3 May 2015 13:46:31 PDT
Light up command center toy http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-up-command-center-toy/
Light up command center toy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXO/KMIT/I941AXC4/FXOKMITI941AXC4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXO/KMIT/I941AXC4/FXOKMITI941AXC4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXO/KMIT/I941AXC4/FXOKMITI941AXC4.SMALL.jpg Barry Neeson As a kid i used to love building playsets for my action figures, from space stations to sewer lairs, as an adult i still like to recycle old toys and find ways of using bits and bobs to make props and like to do it in such a way that children could replicate it with a minimum of adult supervision. I...
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Thu, 30 Apr 2015 14:48:43 PDT
Borderlands Psycho Glow in the Dark Earrings http://www.instructables.com/id/Borderlands-Psycho-Glow-in-the-Dark-Earrings/
Borderlands Psycho Glow in the Dark Earrings - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7R/PN1J/I92LVLWH/F7RPN1JI92LVLWH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7R/PN1J/I92LVLWH/F7RPN1JI92LVLWH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7R/PN1J/I92LVLWH/F7RPN1JI92LVLWH.SMALL.jpg Steven K Smith Props Hey everyone SKS Props here with another build!!Ok, so I am getting to be pretty well known throughout the cosplay community for making full size props / replicas of famous video game characters. Taking this into consideration I really wanted to start pushing more into other markets and I though ga...
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Wed, 29 Apr 2015 20:23:00 PDT
Pirate sword http://www.instructables.com/id/Pirate-sword-1/
Pirate sword - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/IHCV/I3KCBP9Z/FRJIHCVI3KCBP9Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/IHCV/I3KCBP9Z/FRJIHCVI3KCBP9Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/IHCV/I3KCBP9Z/FRJIHCVI3KCBP9Z.SMALL.jpg propchap Hey everybody Propchap here with my newest instuctable the Pirate Sword!Let's get started! Template. I made a template of the blade on paper. here are the measurements I used: width:1 1/4 in, length:30 1/2 in.Then I took the last 7 inches and narrowed down the middle 5 inches and drew a groove th...
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 15:49:45 PST
He-Man Power Sword Replica http://www.instructables.com/id/He-Man-Power-Sword-Replica/
He-Man Power Sword Replica - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/T9QB/I8J73B7L/FWNT9QBI8J73B7L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/T9QB/I8J73B7L/FWNT9QBI8J73B7L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/T9QB/I8J73B7L/FWNT9QBI8J73B7L.SMALL.jpg blast replicas The He-Man cartoon "MOTU" was my favorite as a kid. He-Man's sword, (Power Sword, or Sword of Power) played a huge part in the cartoon, without it, there would be no He-Man. If you've ever secretly wanted to raise the Power Sword, and repeat the famous phrase, "I have the power", I can show you how ...
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Wed, 15 Apr 2015 13:46:33 PDT
US-Baymax Nightlight http://www.instructables.com/id/US-Baymax-Nightlight/
US-Baymax Nightlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLH/NBHW/I8763VRQ/FLHNBHWI8763VRQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLH/NBHW/I8763VRQ/FLHNBHWI8763VRQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLH/NBHW/I8763VRQ/FLHNBHWI8763VRQ.SMALL.jpg dragonator My sister had a baby, my UP! finally works again after being broken for 6 months and I (and them) like animation movies. Putting 1 and 1 and 1 and 1 together, lets make something as a present. A 3D printed Baymax (from Big Hero 6) USB nightlight seems like something fun.In this instructable I will s...
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Tue, 7 Apr 2015 08:44:00 PDT
RPG mounted Granny Cart http://www.instructables.com/id/RPG-mounted-Granny-Cart/
RPG mounted Granny Cart - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/WWLU/I760NV54/F6QWWLUI760NV54.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/WWLU/I760NV54/F6QWWLUI760NV54.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/WWLU/I760NV54/F6QWWLUI760NV54.SMALL.jpg caitlinsdad During an apocalypse, the last thing anyone is thinking about is Granny. Every Fn sucker for themselves. Sure, she survived the Great Depression, the Disco Era, weathered the stock market crash but she'll come out of this one kicking too. No need to worry about Granny because she is prepared. Two si...
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Thu, 12 Mar 2015 08:35:38 PDT
DIY functional Sonic Screwdriver http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-functional-Sonic-Screwdriver/
DIY functional Sonic Screwdriver - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE1/66GW/I6RSO2SA/FE166GWI6RSO2SA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE1/66GW/I6RSO2SA/FE166GWI6RSO2SA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE1/66GW/I6RSO2SA/FE166GWI6RSO2SA.SMALL.jpg Honus Last Halloween my oldest son Colin dressed up as the Doctor from Doctor Who and I cobbled together a Sonic Screwdriver for him from bits of junk I scrounged up in the garage. Upon seeing the Sonic Screwdriver my youngest son Sam decided he absolutely had to have one. Sam however declared that his sc...
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 23:40:21 PST
Make a Breakaway Prop Statue for Film or Theatre http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Breakaway-Prop-Statue-for-Film-or-Theatre/
Make a Breakaway Prop Statue for Film or Theatre - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCI/E5H0/I6DHZR8J/FCIE5H0I6DHZR8J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCI/E5H0/I6DHZR8J/FCIE5H0I6DHZR8J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCI/E5H0/I6DHZR8J/FCIE5H0I6DHZR8J.SMALL.jpg damianzuch Hallo you! Thanks for checking this build out! My partner and I make props and have been working on a number of different hidden camera prank shows for the last few years. This breakaway statue was for a show where they pranked high school students. The students thought they were presenting a statue...
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Fri, 20 Feb 2015 09:28:38 PST
2 part Silicone Block Mould http://www.instructables.com/id/2-part-Silicone-Block-Mould/
2 part Silicone Block Mould - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVR/7MGR/I69D8KNY/FVR7MGRI69D8KNY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVR/7MGR/I69D8KNY/FVR7MGRI69D8KNY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVR/7MGR/I69D8KNY/FVR7MGRI69D8KNY.SMALL.jpg n1cod3mus I needed to make a mould of a 50 cal shell casing to make replicas, I'm in the UK so they are expense to get hold of here.As I was making the mould I thought I would document the process so that others can learn how to do the process.I will be making a very basic 2 part block mould out of RTV silico...
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Tue, 17 Feb 2015 14:33:35 PST
Monster-In-A-Box Halloween Prop (Part 1, The Box) or just a good pallet box http://www.instructables.com/id/Monster-In-A-Box-Halloween-Prop-Part-1-The-Box-or-/
Monster-In-A-Box Halloween Prop (Part 1, The Box) or just a good pallet box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDN/9RQF/I5UXDSQI/FDN9RQFI5UXDSQI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDN/9RQF/I5UXDSQI/FDN9RQFI5UXDSQI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDN/9RQF/I5UXDSQI/FDN9RQFI5UXDSQI.SMALL.jpg jarame I have seen several Monster-In-A-Box videos on YouTube over the past few years and been intrigued by them. I haven't seen very many detailed instructions on how to put one together though. I wanted to build my first Halloween prop this year and I chose the box because I thought I could get a nice...
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Sun, 8 Feb 2015 08:49:21 PST
Link's Master Sword from The Legend of Zelda: Hyrule Warriors http://www.instructables.com/id/Links-Master-Sword-from-The-Legend-of-Zelda-Hyrule/
Link's Master Sword from The Legend of Zelda: Hyrule Warriors - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/FHZL/I5WCQ5YJ/FZ7FHZLI5WCQ5YJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/FHZL/I5WCQ5YJ/FZ7FHZLI5WCQ5YJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/FHZL/I5WCQ5YJ/FZ7FHZLI5WCQ5YJ.SMALL.jpg Namisuke After hunting for good Master Sword replica tutorials, I found that most were done in wood (requiring expensive power tools and know-how) or were cheaply made from paper and tape. With conventions increasing their security restrictions, many replicas and fake weapons aren't allowed inside. Therefore...
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Sun, 8 Feb 2015 10:56:27 PST
Monster-In-A-Box Halloween Prop (Part 2, The Guts) http://www.instructables.com/id/Monster-In-A-Box-Halloween-Prop-Part-2-The-Guts/
Monster-In-A-Box Halloween Prop (Part 2, The Guts) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE1/IOXS/I5UXDSYQ/FE1IOXSI5UXDSYQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE1/IOXS/I5UXDSYQ/FE1IOXSI5UXDSYQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE1/IOXS/I5UXDSYQ/FE1IOXSI5UXDSYQ.SMALL.jpg jarame This is the 2nd part of a 2 part instructable on building this prop. See my other instructable "Monster-In-A-Box Halloween Prop (Part 1, The Box) or just a good pallet box" for instructions on building the box. In this part I'll go into detail on how I went about applying pneumatics, a prop contro...
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Sun, 8 Feb 2015 00:42:05 PST
Faux Fantasy Door http://www.instructables.com/id/Faux-Fantasy-Door/
Faux Fantasy Door - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXT/V65W/I5DSVIY1/FXTV65WI5DSVIY1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXT/V65W/I5DSVIY1/FXTV65WI5DSVIY1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXT/V65W/I5DSVIY1/FXTV65WI5DSVIY1.SMALL.jpg The Juliart For fairy or sprite? (This door is just right!)If Whimsy is what you seek then follow me and take a peek!I don't know about you, but fantasy makes reality bearable. No matter what, fantasy you like, a doorway always plays a special roll, a porthole to another dimension, a gateway to magical place....
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 15:50:10 PST
Build an awesome mobile space saving work bench. http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-an-awesome-mobile-space-saving-work-bench/
Build an awesome mobile space saving work bench. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/KO7K/I4UNSMK1/F43KO7KI4UNSMK1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/KO7K/I4UNSMK1/F43KO7KI4UNSMK1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/KO7K/I4UNSMK1/F43KO7KI4UNSMK1.SMALL.jpg ZombTech Hey there everyone my names Colter and i'm here to help you build an awesome space saving workbench that is also mobile. I would like to let you know that most of the instructions in here can either be adjusted to fit your area or the style you want. Like if you don't want doors on the front of it j...
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Thu, 22 Jan 2015 21:01:31 PST
Gun Wrong http://www.instructables.com/id/Gun-Wrong/
Gun Wrong - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKP/8DQJ/I55MWTV5/FKP8DQJI55MWTV5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKP/8DQJ/I55MWTV5/FKP8DQJI55MWTV5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKP/8DQJ/I55MWTV5/FKP8DQJI55MWTV5.SMALL.jpg nomuse Last time I tackled a replica firearm, I tried to make it in an apartment with hand tools. Now, with a little more experience under my belt and access to a full shop.. I proceeded to, again, do almost everything wrong. Here's hoping you can learn from my adventure. The Demilitarized Zone This is ...
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 12:56:36 PST
IF I COULD I WOOD ( A faux treasure chest ) http://www.instructables.com/id/IF-I-COULD-I-WOOD-A-faux-treasure-chest-/
IF I COULD I WOOD ( A faux treasure chest ) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/FLZP/I50X4SB1/FNNFLZPI50X4SB1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/FLZP/I50X4SB1/FNNFLZPI50X4SB1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/FLZP/I50X4SB1/FNNFLZPI50X4SB1.SMALL.jpg The Juliart No trees were harmed in the making of this Ible. If I could I would, create lots of things from wood ,but for so many people across this country ,who may not have access to the proper tools,or have space restrictions ,noise ordinances or just simply com...
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Sun, 18 Jan 2015 03:38:19 PST
Thermoplastic paper & Cameo Cutter http://www.instructables.com/id/Thermoplastic-paper-Cameo-Cutter/
Thermoplastic paper & Cameo Cutter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/NAGW/I4SCQTO2/FZHNAGWI4SCQTO2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/NAGW/I4SCQTO2/FZHNAGWI4SCQTO2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/NAGW/I4SCQTO2/FZHNAGWI4SCQTO2.SMALL.jpg The Juliart Hi! Everyone,Today I would like to show you how you can take paper cutouts and turn them into a plasticized material. When modeling miniature scenery, water is a major part of the design, and I am a little impatient when it comes to my work so I came across E-Z water years ago, it is sold in the mo...
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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 16:16:03 PST
Star Wars Crossguard Neopixel Lightsaber http://www.instructables.com/id/Star-Wars-Crossguard-Lightsaber/
Star Wars Crossguard Neopixel Lightsaber - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/B54F/I4IWPURS/F1MB54FI4IWPURS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/B54F/I4IWPURS/F1MB54FI4IWPURS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/B54F/I4IWPURS/F1MB54FI4IWPURS.SMALL.jpg caitlinsdad For all "those wierd kids that are board" and looking for something to do on a dark winter's night...Make the new crossguard triblade lightsaber from Star Wars: Episode 7, (VII in Roman numerals, if they even teach that in school anymore)This instructable will go over the physical build but it is mo...
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Sun, 4 Jan 2015 17:20:27 PST
Klingon bat'leth prop http://www.instructables.com/id/Klingon-batleth-prop/
Klingon bat'leth prop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/32HU/I4IXCZ0G/FZS32HUI4IXCZ0G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/32HU/I4IXCZ0G/FZS32HUI4IXCZ0G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/32HU/I4IXCZ0G/FZS32HUI4IXCZ0G.SMALL.jpg arpruss My 12-year-old daughter wanted me to make her for Christmas a Star Trek Klingon bat'leth sword prop to hang up in her room. So I made one from plywood. It's really a very simple project. The basic steps were: measure, make and print a template, cut out with jigsaw, paint with metallic paint, wrap ha...
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Wed, 31 Dec 2014 10:14:06 PST
Antimatter Excavator/Alarm Clock/Movie Prop http://www.instructables.com/id/Antimatter-ExcavatorAlarm-ClockMovie-Prop/
Antimatter Excavator/Alarm Clock/Movie Prop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/WWA9/I49RVMOG/FIOWWA9I49RVMOG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/WWA9/I49RVMOG/FIOWWA9I49RVMOG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/WWA9/I49RVMOG/FIOWWA9I49RVMOG.SMALL.jpg gizmologist Okay, it's not really antimatter, but most people that dare to think for themselves are probably on somebody's watch list, and I don't want to attract attention from any Three-Letter Agencies... And everybody knows there's no such thing as antimatter, right? Right?...Disclaimer: I am not responsible...
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Tue, 30 Dec 2014 13:56:46 PST
Building Skyrim Armor http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-Skyrim-Armor/
Building Skyrim Armor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FON/2GI9/I42MHSRN/FON2GI9I42MHSRN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FON/2GI9/I42MHSRN/FON2GI9I42MHSRN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FON/2GI9/I42MHSRN/FON2GI9I42MHSRN.SMALL.jpg ZombTech In this Instructable I shall teach you the way of foam smithing yourself some epic skyrim steel armor and a nifty iron helmet. I know its not as cool as daedric armor, but lets be honest that stuff is so main stream anyways haha. Well lets get to building now shall we!?What you will need: • Eva foam...
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Thu, 25 Dec 2014 17:10:29 PST
Propane Pop Gun http://www.instructables.com/id/Propane-Pop-Gun/
Propane Pop Gun - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/AL1T/I3BH9J2U/FFZAL1TI3BH9J2U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/AL1T/I3BH9J2U/FFZAL1TI3BH9J2U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/AL1T/I3BH9J2U/FFZAL1TI3BH9J2U.SMALL.jpg Eric Rocher This fun toy could be customized and decorated to be a prop for a number of different costume ideas. My friends and I made a few of these to play with during a regional Burning Man event in Texas recently. We had a lot of fun with them.This project uses methylacetylene-propadiene (MAPP), a highly fl...
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 07:56:26 PDT
Voldemort's wand http://www.instructables.com/id/Voldemorts-wand/
Voldemort's wand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/8V5B/I2TFZPSI/FW78V5BI2TFZPSI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/8V5B/I2TFZPSI/FW78V5BI2TFZPSI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/8V5B/I2TFZPSI/FW78V5BI2TFZPSI.SMALL.jpg Sentient Meat Follow these instructions to make your very own... Dark Lord wand. Items You will need:- Polymer clay- Sculpting tools- Microwave oven- Hot glue gun- X-acto knife- Chopsticks- White paper- Assorted paints Base Start off by gluing the paper on the chopstick and rolling the chopstick to make a v...
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Sat, 22 Nov 2014 13:39:09 PST
Full-size Lego Space Helmet http://www.instructables.com/id/Full-size-Lego-Space-Helmet/
Full-size Lego Space Helmet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/44F9/I2QU4854/FPQ44F9I2QU4854.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/44F9/I2QU4854/FPQ44F9I2QU4854.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/44F9/I2QU4854/FPQ44F9I2QU4854.SMALL.jpg sradtke When I was growing up the vintage Lego Space sets were my favorite. This past year, The Lego Movie featured some of these old-school spacemen. I've always loved their iconic cylindrical helmets. I thought it would be cool to make a full-size, wearable version of the helmet worn by the Classic Lego S...
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Thu, 20 Nov 2014 19:17:07 PST