Instructables: exploring - play - wars - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 19 Dec 2014 14:53:23 PST BLOX v1.01 Child size Tusken Raider costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Child-size-Tusken-Raider-costume/
Child size Tusken Raider costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/7CXG/I20HE1L3/F6X7CXGI20HE1L3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/7CXG/I20HE1L3/F6X7CXGI20HE1L3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/7CXG/I20HE1L3/F6X7CXGI20HE1L3.SMALL.jpg 1truedrum A few months ago, my 7 year old son decided that he wanted to be a Tusken Raider for Halloween this year. As a huge Star Wars fan, I naturally obliged.This was a fun costume to build, offering a variety of materials, textures and techniques - and who doesn't love the smell of leather. HEAD The he...
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 09:15:01 PST
Steampunk R2-D2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-R2-D2/
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Mon, 8 Sep 2014 18:23:21 PDT
Clone Trooper Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Clone-Trooper-Mod/
Clone Trooper Mod - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUP/PUSF/HTQN8FQY/FUPPUSFHTQN8FQY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUP/PUSF/HTQN8FQY/FUPPUSFHTQN8FQY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUP/PUSF/HTQN8FQY/FUPPUSFHTQN8FQY.SMALL.jpg matson23 Hello! If you know my work you know I do a lot of lids, if not welcome! In this instructable I'll show you how to mod a cheap Star Wars clone trooper helmet to make on more screen accurate and pleasing to have, Normally I would make a helmet from scratch but I've not had a lot of time lately and was...
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Tue, 8 Apr 2014 07:09:02 PDT
Medievil Boba Fett Helmet http://www.instructables.com/id/Medievil-Boba-Fett-Helmet/
Medievil Boba Fett Helmet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/GMM6/HP6YO6ZI/F6QGMM6HP6YO6ZI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/GMM6/HP6YO6ZI/F6QGMM6HP6YO6ZI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/GMM6/HP6YO6ZI/F6QGMM6HP6YO6ZI.SMALL.jpg matson23 Hello again, it's been a while, everyone good? So in the last few weeks/months I've been busy with my kids and work and stuff, also it's far to cold to be working in the garage so when I've had time I've mainly been doing pepakura stuff in the house, ( just updated my pepakura helmet post, there's a...
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Sat, 14 Dec 2013 08:01:10 PST
Han Solo Blaster http://www.instructables.com/id/Han-Solo-Blaster/
Han Solo Blaster - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBN/S7YT/HMMF6XG4/FBNS7YTHMMF6XG4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBN/S7YT/HMMF6XG4/FBNS7YTHMMF6XG4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBN/S7YT/HMMF6XG4/FBNS7YTHMMF6XG4.SMALL.jpg ryanhaldy In this tutorial I'll teach you how to make a pretty good Han Solo blaster replica using a children's toy to start with. Materials Needed: Han Solo toy blaster Drill Drill bit (1/16 inch) "Hole saw" drill bit (about 1/2 inch) Paint (black/silver/brown) Painters or masking tape Get your gun I a...
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Mon, 14 Oct 2013 12:00:13 PDT
Spaceballs Dark Helmet Helmet http://www.instructables.com/id/Spaceballs-Dark-Helmet-Helmet/
Spaceballs Dark Helmet Helmet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/EN8F/H7997149/FCREN8FH7997149.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/EN8F/H7997149/FCREN8FH7997149.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/EN8F/H7997149/FCREN8FH7997149.SMALL.jpg caitlinsdad Because I am surrounded by......iblers.  Something ludicrous speed would be fitting.  Make an easy Dark Helmet helmet from the classic movie Spaceballs.  Yeah, I didn't have time to to work on the tilt-up face shield but the awesomeness of wearing this thing is the same. Note: Not ANSI or Snell app...
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Thu, 20 Sep 2012 21:08:20 PDT
Star Wars Speeder from Power Wheels http://www.instructables.com/id/Star-Wars-Speeder-from-Power-Wheels/
Star Wars Speeder from Power Wheels - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVP/TWG0/H6CM2IXY/FVPTWG0H6CM2IXY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVP/TWG0/H6CM2IXY/FVPTWG0H6CM2IXY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVP/TWG0/H6CM2IXY/FVPTWG0H6CM2IXY.SMALL.jpg miketherdaintx Hi all,     This is my first instructable. I had an idea when my son(age 5) and I where watching ROTJ and he asked for a speeder bike. I informed them that they are not real. A little frown stuck in the back of my mind for a little while. When he was viewing the film yet again I happened to be brows...
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Sun, 26 Aug 2012 17:35:23 PDT
Star Wars Ornithopter / X-Wing vs TIE Fighter http://www.instructables.com/id/Star-Wars-Ornithopter-X-Wing-vs-TIE-Fighter/
Star Wars Ornithopter / X-Wing vs TIE Fighter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Q/RDB4/HHS9U4YP/F2QRDB4HHS9U4YP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Q/RDB4/HHS9U4YP/F2QRDB4HHS9U4YP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Q/RDB4/HHS9U4YP/F2QRDB4HHS9U4YP.SMALL.jpg mekoolu Ornithopter: (n) A machine designed to achieve flight by means of flapping wings.          This instruction will show you how to fashion an ornithopter that depicts the fight between an X-Wing and a TIE Fighter. As you see in the photo, the two spacecrafts are built into a single ornith...
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Mon, 10 Jun 2013 22:56:56 PDT
LEGO STAR WARS: AT-ST http://www.instructables.com/id/LEGO-STAR-WARS-AT-ST/
LEGO STAR WARS: AT-ST - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV0/EYI3/H6734SVS/FV0EYI3H6734SVS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV0/EYI3/H6734SVS/FV0EYI3H6734SVS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV0/EYI3/H6734SVS/FV0EYI3H6734SVS.SMALL.jpg Density Hi everybody! I am Density and I am 14 years old. I am a big fan of star wars and Lego so I decided to show you how to make the AT-ST. The All Terrain Scout Transport (AT-ST) is a reconnaissance (military observation of a region to locate an enemy) or defensive vehicle that is lightweight and built ...
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Tue, 28 Aug 2012 08:27:24 PDT
Giant Lego Darth Vader http://www.instructables.com/id/Giant-Lego-Darth-Vader/
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Tue, 21 Feb 2012 22:50:25 PST
Star Wars MSE Droid "Mouse Droid" http://www.instructables.com/id/Star-Wars-MSE-Droid-Mouse-Droid/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FS9/2191/GXDWOWWA/FS92191GXDWOWWA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS9/2191/GXDWOWWA/FS92191GXDWOWWA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS9/2191/GXDWOWWA/FS92191GXDWOWWA.SMALL.jpg Towering Props In this fine Instructable i will be showing how to make a star wars half scale MSE Droid or "mouse droid" from star wars. the build is creatively quick and inexpensive (around $40). First: clear an area for your work. you'll need a work bench or table that you don't mind having paint, glue, plastic...
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Tue, 10 Jan 2012 20:07:55 PST
Star Wars Helmets as Holiday gifts! (Custom Mandolorian Helmets) http://www.instructables.com/id/Star-Wars-Helmets-as-Holiday-gifts-Custom-Mandol/
Star Wars Helmets as Holiday gifts! (Custom Mandolorian Helmets) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWM/QT4P/GWF5TXZA/FWMQT4PGWF5TXZA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWM/QT4P/GWF5TXZA/FWMQT4PGWF5TXZA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWM/QT4P/GWF5TXZA/FWMQT4PGWF5TXZA.SMALL.jpg FennecCooper Christmas was right around the corner for me, and I was delayed on gifts! I realize that having the "christmas spirit" is not about spending money on gifts, so I decided - "Well I am missing three gifts for my 3 amigos! And they all like star wars... Perhaps.. Yes.. YES..! YESSS! I will make them cu...
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Tue, 27 Dec 2011 14:26:35 PST
Han Solo in Carbonite Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Han-Solo-in-Carbonite-Costume/
Han Solo in Carbonite Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F14/W5LH/GU63LWGF/F14W5LHGU63LWGF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F14/W5LH/GU63LWGF/F14W5LHGU63LWGF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F14/W5LH/GU63LWGF/F14W5LHGU63LWGF.SMALL.jpg bserinese As a kid who always loved Halloween, I was fortunate enough to grow up with a Maker father who humored my every creative thought. Not only has he always been good at electronics (he worked at Bell Labs), but he is also skilled at carpentry, mechanics, and metal work. I really put my dad’s awesome se...
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Mon, 24 Oct 2011 18:02:31 PDT
Ahsoka Tano from Star Wars, the Clone Wars http://www.instructables.com/id/Ahsoka-Tano-from-Star-Wars-the-Clone-Wars/
Ahsoka Tano from Star Wars, the Clone Wars - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/4510/GT9UA14J/FHM4510GT9UA14J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/4510/GT9UA14J/FHM4510GT9UA14J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/4510/GT9UA14J/FHM4510GT9UA14J.SMALL.jpg Red5ive My daughter really wanted to be Ahsoka Tano from Star wars, the clone wars, for Halloween. To get some idea's I looked around the Instructables website and found an Instructable here on how to make a Togruta headpiece . That author came up with a really good idea. Taking that idea, I modified it to ...
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Sun, 16 Oct 2011 22:17:01 PDT
Girl Boba Fett Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Girl-Boba-Fett-Costume/
Girl Boba Fett Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM9/AZJG/GTJS8WDZ/FM9AZJGGTJS8WDZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM9/AZJG/GTJS8WDZ/FM9AZJGGTJS8WDZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM9/AZJG/GTJS8WDZ/FM9AZJGGTJS8WDZ.SMALL.jpg belcher124 Steps to making a Girl Boba Fett costume. Helmet Shirt Belt(s) Boots Knee pads Shoulder pad Fashion dress gloves   All items were purchased at Walmart unless stated. Items for helmet needed 110lb weight cardstock $4.96 Super glue (Locite) brand $3.99 each Fiberglass sheets $4.55 Fiberglass resin $10...
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Mon, 10 Oct 2011 13:04:16 PDT
Star Wars Han Solo Belt Gun Holster http://www.instructables.com/id/Star-Wars-Han-Solo-Belt-Gun-Holster/
Star Wars Han Solo Belt Gun Holster - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/RA19/FKX1AI87/FXKRA19FKX1AI87.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/RA19/FKX1AI87/FXKRA19FKX1AI87.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/RA19/FKX1AI87/FXKRA19FKX1AI87.SMALL.jpg MVMann Here is a cheap and easy way to make an awesome Han Solo Gun Holster. My fiance and I are going to be Leia and Han for Halloween and his costume would not be complete without the signature Han Solo Gun Holster. I am a big Star Wars fan but this belt is not exactly to spec, I made some "creative" c...
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Thu, 11 Sep 2008 17:56:48 PDT
Call of Duty Zombies Perk Cola Bottles!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Nazi-Zombies-Perk-Cola-Bottles/
Call of Duty Zombies Perk Cola Bottles!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/AN1Z/GLL4UPRU/FYLAN1ZGLL4UPRU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/AN1Z/GLL4UPRU/FYLAN1ZGLL4UPRU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/AN1Z/GLL4UPRU/FYLAN1ZGLL4UPRU.SMALL.jpg larslovespeace These bottles are based of the ever so popular game Call of Duty Nazi Zombies.  Throughout the game characters drink these magical sodas that give them super human powers (Known as perks) Juggernog- allows you to have more health Quick revive- heals downed teamates quicker or in solo mode will...
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Tue, 22 Mar 2011 19:11:47 PDT
Star Wars Costumes http://www.instructables.com/id/Star-Wars-Costumes/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FR9/XQ38/GD8KDWVV/FR9XQ38GD8KDWVV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR9/XQ38/GD8KDWVV/FR9XQ38GD8KDWVV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR9/XQ38/GD8KDWVV/FR9XQ38GD8KDWVV.SMALL.jpg frenzy A long time ago in a galaxy far far away.... Presenting Star Wars Costumes for halloween. Go as your favorite bounty hunter or choose a side of the force to fight for. Build a light saber and fight off some tusken raiders. How to make a cardboard costume helmet Here's how to make a low cost co...
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Sat, 9 Oct 2010 11:03:09 PDT
Build a Lightsaber http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-Lightsaber/
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Thu, 1 Oct 2009 22:12:30 PDT
STAR WARS NINTENDO Wii http://www.instructables.com/id/STAR-WARS-NINTENDO-Wii/
STAR WARS NINTENDO Wii - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/YA06/FOHXAYGO/FU7YA06FOHXAYGO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/YA06/FOHXAYGO/FU7YA06FOHXAYGO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/YA06/FOHXAYGO/FU7YA06FOHXAYGO.SMALL.jpg BeerBellyJoe This is a short instructable on how I moded a Nintendo Wii case with fiber optic stars and logo for a Star Wars themed Wii! This Wii is on sale now on E-Bay, it will also have the Star Wars the Force Unleashed game.Warning Mod at your own risk, I take no responsibility if you mess up your Wii!! P...
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Fri, 12 Dec 2008 01:38:46 PST
toy model painting http://www.instructables.com/id/toy-model-painting/
toy model painting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/KFBG/FGRX3RY0/F1RKFBGFGRX3RY0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/KFBG/FGRX3RY0/F1RKFBGFGRX3RY0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/KFBG/FGRX3RY0/F1RKFBGFGRX3RY0.SMALL.jpg slimguy379 well I'll show you how to make you star wars models to look its best or your best. :) preping well I'm not going to show you how to build the model because there are instructions in the box for that (duh) but I'll show you how to paint it to look pretty realistic. I started off with gray primer, ...
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Thu, 29 May 2008 04:03:20 PDT
How to make a cardboard costume helmet http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-cardboard-costume-helmet/
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