Instructables: exploring - props - popular http://www.instructables.com Mon, 21 Apr 2014 08:52:12 PDT BLOX v1.01 Flash Cotton (Nitrocellulose) http://www.instructables.com/id/Flash-Cotton-nitrocellulose/
Flash Cotton (Nitrocellulose) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0W/169O/HQ4113OZ/F0W169OHQ4113OZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0W/169O/HQ4113OZ/F0W169OHQ4113OZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0W/169O/HQ4113OZ/F0W169OHQ4113OZ.SMALL.jpg nodcah Nitrocellulose is one of the best materials to use for low budget special effects, or just to have fun! This flash cotton can be used in many ways (as seen in step 4), and all of them are amazing to watch! They also make for amazing light paintings! See the pictures in the last step for examples. T...
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Sun, 5 Jan 2014 19:01:07 PST
Holocron: Build a Star Wars Thumb Drive http://www.instructables.com/id/Holocron-Build-a-Star-Wars-Thumb-Drive/
Holocron: Build a Star Wars Thumb Drive - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDC/BUTI/HU5TGYW2/FDCBUTIHU5TGYW2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDC/BUTI/HU5TGYW2/FDCBUTIHU5TGYW2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDC/BUTI/HU5TGYW2/FDCBUTIHU5TGYW2.SMALL.jpg nomuse In the Extended Universe of Star Wars, the Holocron is a sort of AI-assisted, telepathically-operated, information storage device. And, sure, you can build a prop version (there's even a kit). Or you can do a fancy version with a real flash drive, especially if you, like I, can say; "I Made it at Te...
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Fri, 18 Apr 2014 18:10:16 PDT
Ghostbusters: Ecto-Goggles http://www.instructables.com/id/Ghostbusters-Ecto-Goggles/
Ghostbusters: Ecto-Goggles - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLZ/7AWI/HTVMR71A/FLZ7AWIHTVMR71A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLZ/7AWI/HTVMR71A/FLZ7AWIHTVMR71A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLZ/7AWI/HTVMR71A/FLZ7AWIHTVMR71A.SMALL.jpg The Replica Maker "What are you supposed to be, some kind of a cosmonaut?" -Man (Ghostbusters)] Ghostbusters is one of the greatest movies of all time, and since I have neither the time of patience to build a proton pack, I decided to build the Ecto Goggles. Here is how I made these Bad Boys! Get Yourself a Pair...
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Sat, 12 Apr 2014 08:33:28 PDT
How to make the Sorcerer's Stone http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-the-Sorcerers-Stone/
How to make the Sorcerer's Stone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIR/WNMX/GA73OQ18/FIRWNMXGA73OQ18.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIR/WNMX/GA73OQ18/FIRWNMXGA73OQ18.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIR/WNMX/GA73OQ18/FIRWNMXGA73OQ18.SMALL.jpg SoccerChic923 The Sorcerer's Stone is a very important object in the first movie of Harry Potter. Thats why I have tried to accomplish making this magical object. Since I have succeeded in making the Sorcerer's Stone, I feel that you should also have your very own. I have also put mine on a necklace, you do not h...
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Tue, 8 Jun 2010 13:46:51 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
Propmaking with MDF http://www.instructables.com/id/Propmaking-with-MDF/
Propmaking with MDF - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/XOPG/HT7P8FGZ/F57XOPGHT7P8FGZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/XOPG/HT7P8FGZ/F57XOPGHT7P8FGZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/XOPG/HT7P8FGZ/F57XOPGHT7P8FGZ.SMALL.jpg Goombah Squad This Instructable will teach you some of the basics of constructing prop weapons (or really any kind of prop out of MDF). Why MDF? MDF stands for medium density fiberboard. Essentially, it is wood dust that has been compressed and glued together. Saying it like that, though, makes it sound like a h...
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Thu, 27 Mar 2014 11:53:23 PDT
Classic Captain America Shield http://www.instructables.com/id/Classic-Captain-America-Shield-Prop/
Classic Captain America Shield - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F42/SNWI/HT73LVGZ/F42SNWIHT73LVGZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F42/SNWI/HT73LVGZ/F42SNWIHT73LVGZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F42/SNWI/HT73LVGZ/F42SNWIHT73LVGZ.SMALL.jpg monsterlego Ready for the Winter Soldier premier? i made my own classic WWII Captain America outfit for the new movie, a part of that was making his kite shield. I made is a close to the real thing as possible, using steel sheet metal for it. so ill show you how to make a Classic captain America shield. Mate...
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Tue, 25 Mar 2014 14:31:09 PDT
Letz make a Paper Hidden Blade (Realistic!!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Letz-make-a-Paper-Hidden-Blade-Realistic/
Letz make a Paper Hidden Blade (Realistic!!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/0I3E/HRI8SHKK/FCS0I3EHRI8SHKK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/0I3E/HRI8SHKK/FCS0I3EHRI8SHKK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/0I3E/HRI8SHKK/FCS0I3EHRI8SHKK.SMALL.jpg mchau2 Welcome to this paper Hidden Blade Instructable... Hidden blade, most iconic weapon from the Ubisoft franchise Assassin's Creed. Fans including me would die for one. Unfortunately many fans around the globe can't own the official replica (toy) of hidden blade, due to shipping and tons of other trou...
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Tue, 11 Feb 2014 10:01:29 PST
Make a Playable Laser-Cut Gramophone Record from Bioshock Infinite http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Playable-Laser-Cut-Gramophone-Record-from-B/
Make a Playable Laser-Cut Gramophone Record from Bioshock Infinite - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5J/4EPJ/HSPP6QCK/F5J4EPJHSPP6QCK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5J/4EPJ/HSPP6QCK/F5J4EPJHSPP6QCK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5J/4EPJ/HSPP6QCK/F5J4EPJHSPP6QCK.SMALL.jpg UpgradeTech Presenting a genuine Albert Fink's Magical Melodies recording playable on any gramophone of your household! Sounds of Columbia by our very own genius composer! His many songs subjugate the charts! Hear the Music of Tomorrow Today! WARNING: This instructable may contain mild spoilers abo...
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Wed, 12 Mar 2014 01:15:14 PDT
DEAD SPACE - Isaac Clarke Level 3 Suit Complete Cosplay Build http://www.instructables.com/id/DEAD-SPACE-Isaac-Clarke-Level-3-Suit-Complete-Cosp/
DEAD SPACE - Isaac Clarke Level 3 Suit Complete Cosplay Build - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHB/P27I/HSVTAYY6/FHBP27IHSVTAYY6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHB/P27I/HSVTAYY6/FHBP27IHSVTAYY6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHB/P27I/HSVTAYY6/FHBP27IHSVTAYY6.SMALL.jpg Steven K Smith Props Because of the great response I got from my Dragon Age Inquisition Instructable helmet build thread.   I have decided to make a full Instructible on my DEAD SPACE Isaac Clarke Level 3 Cosplay costume!!!!! This build was by far the most detailed costume/prop I have ever attempted to create.  But, af...
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Wed, 19 Mar 2014 20:30:24 PDT
Kingdom Hearts - Kingdom Key Keyblade http://www.instructables.com/id/Kingdom-Hearts-Kingdom-Key-Keyblade/
Kingdom Hearts - Kingdom Key Keyblade - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL5/KC7T/HSVT8P08/FL5KC7THSVT8P08.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL5/KC7T/HSVT8P08/FL5KC7THSVT8P08.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL5/KC7T/HSVT8P08/FL5KC7THSVT8P08.SMALL.jpg Chimex14 Making props for cosplay or just because can be loads of fun. In this Instructable, I will show you how to make a the Kingdom Key from the popular Playstation Game Kingdom Hearts. I personally love to make things and also love video games. These two things have culminated in the me creating ...
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Sat, 15 Mar 2014 21:05:05 PDT
Your First Lathe Project: The M40 Grenade from "Aliens" http://www.instructables.com/id/Your-First-Lathe-Project-The-M40-Grenade-from-Alie/
Your First Lathe Project: The M40 Grenade from "Aliens" - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQA/B9J3/HSGFTJ6P/FQAB9J3HSGFTJ6P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQA/B9J3/HSGFTJ6P/FQAB9J3HSGFTJ6P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQA/B9J3/HSGFTJ6P/FQAB9J3HSGFTJ6P.SMALL.jpg nomuse This is an excellent starter project for the metal lathe; it requires several different operations, requires a minimal set of tooling, it can be done in lightweight 'free machining" aluminium, and aside from a couple of key places accuracy to within a thousandth of an inch is not required. Materi...
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Thu, 13 Mar 2014 14:08:03 PDT
Lynch's Dune Fremen Crysknife and Sheath http://www.instructables.com/id/Lynchs-Dune-Fremen-Crysknife-and-Sheath/
Lynch's Dune Fremen Crysknife and Sheath - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGB/QER8/HRPT07BA/FGBQER8HRPT07BA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGB/QER8/HRPT07BA/FGBQER8HRPT07BA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGB/QER8/HRPT07BA/FGBQER8HRPT07BA.SMALL.jpg gintonforge Idaho hesitated, then: "And, Sire, there's one other thing. One of the mercenaries we knocked over was trying to get this blade from our dead Fremen friend. The mercenary says there's a Harkonnen reward of a million Solaris for anyone who'll bring in a single crysknife." Leto's chin came up in ...
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Sun, 16 Feb 2014 23:56:45 PST
Building a full scale Dragon Age Inquisition Helmet http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-full-scale-Dragon-Age-Inquisition-Helme/
Building a full scale Dragon Age Inquisition Helmet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/AA54/HRKR28S7/FUYAA54HRKR28S7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/AA54/HRKR28S7/FUYAA54HRKR28S7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/AA54/HRKR28S7/FUYAA54HRKR28S7.SMALL.jpg Steven K Smith Props OK, here is my first and hopefully not last.......Instructable!!!!!  My name is Steven K Smith and I am a freelance illustrator turned prop maker living outside KC, Missouri.  This demo will detail my full build of the dragon helm from Bio Ware's highly anticipated video game Dragon Age Inquisition...
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Mon, 17 Feb 2014 16:00:54 PST
Fallout AER9 Lazer Rifle http://www.instructables.com/id/Fallout-AER9-Lazer-Rifle/
Fallout AER9 Lazer Rifle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FME/93AT/HRPBJALU/FME93ATHRPBJALU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FME/93AT/HRPBJALU/FME93ATHRPBJALU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FME/93AT/HRPBJALU/FME93ATHRPBJALU.SMALL.jpg matson23 Here we are! Another instructable, and it's not a helmet, it is another prop from fallout 3 and fallout new Vegas, it's the aer9 lazer rifle, probably one of the better lazer weapons from the game, It was a bit of a challenge for me, it was also my first go at a prop weapon, I'm overall happy with i...
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Sat, 15 Feb 2014 15:21:58 PST
Dumbledore's Wand (from Harry Potter) http://www.instructables.com/id/Dumbledores-Wand-from-Harry-Potter/
Dumbledore's Wand (from Harry Potter) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ6/LYFV/HRI8TC2Y/FJ6LYFVHRI8TC2Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ6/LYFV/HRI8TC2Y/FJ6LYFVHRI8TC2Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ6/LYFV/HRI8TC2Y/FJ6LYFVHRI8TC2Y.SMALL.jpg matson23 Yesterday I got a belt sander, I've wanted one for ages but couldn't afford one, anyway long story short I have one now, as it turned out I needed one because I started a build out of wood( I know right!!) but that's for another instructable when it's finished, in between the other build I had a bit...
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Tue, 11 Feb 2014 15:30:10 PST
Letz build an Ironman mark 7 paper model (no pep) http://www.instructables.com/id/Letz-build-an-Ironman-mark-7-paper-model-no-pep/
Letz build an Ironman mark 7 paper model (no pep) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/TE5K/HRGNRQD6/FBBTE5KHRGNRQD6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/TE5K/HRGNRQD6/FBBTE5KHRGNRQD6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/TE5K/HRGNRQD6/FBBTE5KHRGNRQD6.SMALL.jpg mchau2 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 p...
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Mon, 10 Feb 2014 01:48:56 PST
Daenerys' Dragon Eggs http://www.instructables.com/id/Daenerys-Dragon-Eggs/
Daenerys' Dragon Eggs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/G4C2/HRCJZQAG/F9GG4C2HRCJZQAG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/G4C2/HRCJZQAG/F9GG4C2HRCJZQAG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/G4C2/HRCJZQAG/F9GG4C2HRCJZQAG.SMALL.jpg bagnitsch Throwing a Game of Thrones party? Every GOT fan has to have their dragon eggs! Learn how to make your own with this instructable. Supplies You will need: 3 Plastic Easter Eggs about 8 inches long 1.5" paper punch Red, Green and Tan construction paper Black, Brown and White acrylic paint Hot Glue...
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Thu, 6 Feb 2014 22:00:17 PST
Skyrim Nordic Helm (mark2) http://www.instructables.com/id/Skyrim-Nordic-Helm-mark2/
Skyrim Nordic Helm (mark2) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/1YLI/HRBN9XC4/FI21YLIHRBN9XC4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/1YLI/HRBN9XC4/FI21YLIHRBN9XC4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/1YLI/HRBN9XC4/FI21YLIHRBN9XC4.SMALL.jpg matson23 First off, let me explain, if you've read any of my other posts you'll know I make helmets, I was gonna try and stop and start on something else, well I have( sort of) I started this a while ago, but I have started other things which aren't helmets ( and to be honest I've started other helms too! Bu...
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Thu, 6 Feb 2014 03:14:38 PST
DIY Zelda Treasure Chest http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Zelda-Treasure-Chest/
DIY Zelda Treasure Chest - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD6/9K1H/HQVQ03O0/FD69K1HHQVQ03O0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD6/9K1H/HQVQ03O0/FD69K1HHQVQ03O0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD6/9K1H/HQVQ03O0/FD69K1HHQVQ03O0.SMALL.jpg Golddogs123 This is an outstanding replica of a chest from the Zelda games. Not only does it look incredible, but it also plays the same exact sound effect the game plays whenever you open it! This chest is clearly a must-have for any Zelda or video game fan! Supplies For this Instructable you will need: Wo...
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Mon, 3 Feb 2014 12:20:24 PST
Build a prop vintage baseball shin guard http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-prop-vintage-baseball-shin-guard/
Build a prop vintage baseball shin guard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F61/TO4O/HQV6IJYJ/F61TO4OHQV6IJYJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F61/TO4O/HQV6IJYJ/F61TO4OHQV6IJYJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F61/TO4O/HQV6IJYJ/F61TO4OHQV6IJYJ.SMALL.gif damianzuch Hiya allaya! We were asked to make a pair of prop 'vintage' shin guards for a documentary on the history of baseball. In the doc you won't actually see the props we made - they'll be filtered through post vfx grainy textures and stuff - and so we could have gone a little simpler, but we wanted to pl...
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Sun, 26 Jan 2014 19:40:18 PST
Fallout 3 T-45d Helmet http://www.instructables.com/id/Fallout-3-T-45d-Helmet/
Fallout 3 T-45d Helmet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOP/TXH1/HQS4ZGQT/FOPTXH1HQS4ZGQT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOP/TXH1/HQS4ZGQT/FOPTXH1HQS4ZGQT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOP/TXH1/HQS4ZGQT/FOPTXH1HQS4ZGQT.SMALL.jpg matson23 Hello, before I start, yes it's another helmet, I can't help it! I'm addicted! But after this I'm getting help, hopefully with the intervention I might be able to make something else for a while, like I don't know, armor or I really want to do some more wood work , but it's still bloody cold here, a...
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Fri, 24 Jan 2014 15:11:29 PST
The Glowing Briefcase From Pulp Fiction http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Glowing-Briefcase-From-Pulp-Fiction/
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Tue, 14 Jan 2014 06:17:24 PST
Infusion Flasks from Bioshock Infinite http://www.instructables.com/id/Infusion-Flasks-from-Bioshock-Infinite/
Infusion Flasks from Bioshock Infinite - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FQM/D2YW/HQ72ZTNA/FQMD2YWHQ72ZTNA.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FQM/D2YW/HQ72ZTNA/FQMD2YWHQ72ZTNA.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FQM/D2YW/HQ72ZTNA/FQMD2YWHQ72ZTNA.SMALL.jpg UpgradeTech In Bioshock Infinite, Infusions are passive upgrades that temporally shift between states giving you a choice to upgrade your Health, Shield, or Salts. They are manufactured by the Lutece twins. You'll first get them in the Blue Ribbon restaurant. I've been a long-time fan of the Bioshock series an...
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Wed, 8 Jan 2014 19:42:18 PST
Giant Toy Tank DJ Booth http://www.instructables.com/id/Giant-Toy-Tank-DJ-Booth/
Giant Toy Tank DJ Booth - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/XPNP/HPZLKZU4/FU8XPNPHPZLKZU4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/XPNP/HPZLKZU4/FU8XPNPHPZLKZU4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/XPNP/HPZLKZU4/FU8XPNPHPZLKZU4.SMALL.jpg davidandora We (Instructable member seanmichaelhunt ) and I were contracted by a Chicago event promoter to create a tank/DJ booth for their "Paint Wars" event in Milwaukee, WI. Originally it was designed to shoot fluorescent tempera paint 30-50' from the end, along with confetti and CO2 blasts. It was no small ...
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Fri, 3 Jan 2014 10:53:19 PST
Arrow of Legolas http://www.instructables.com/id/Arrow-of-Legolas/
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Sat, 28 Dec 2013 06:01:43 PST
John's Journal - A hunters diary http://www.instructables.com/id/Johns-Journal-A-hunters-diary/
John's Journal - A hunters diary - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/29V9/HPBJ2L56/F7729V9HPBJ2L56.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/29V9/HPBJ2L56/F7729V9HPBJ2L56.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/29V9/HPBJ2L56/F7729V9HPBJ2L56.SMALL.jpg Kion Designs Hello there Supernatural fans and John Winchester appreciators! This following tutorial shows you how I made my leather John Winchesters Journal (for my cosplay). Enjoy Enjoy! References First things first - get to know your stuff.So I collected some screenshots and photos, made some notes and g...
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Tue, 17 Dec 2013 12:47:09 PST
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
Jagged Crown - Building an ultra realistic prop helmet http://www.instructables.com/id/Jagged-Crown-Building-an-ultra-realistic-prop-helm/
Jagged Crown - Building an ultra realistic prop helmet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1P/W19G/HOHY69VS/F1PW19GHOHY69VS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1P/W19G/HOHY69VS/F1PW19GHOHY69VS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1P/W19G/HOHY69VS/F1PW19GHOHY69VS.SMALL.jpg DirtyMooseDesign Hello Instructables! This project has been sort of a back burner for the last year or so and i've finally gotten around to finishing it up and now I would like to share it with you!  This instructable will touch lightly on sculpting, molding, casting and finishing techniques that were used to prod...
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Wed, 27 Nov 2013 18:11:16 PST
Ordon Sword from Zelda Twilight Princess http://www.instructables.com/id/Ordon-Sword-from-Zelda-Twilight-Princess/
Ordon Sword from Zelda Twilight Princess - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/F6JY/HOUFPUGA/F9UF6JYHOUFPUGA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/F6JY/HOUFPUGA/F9UF6JYHOUFPUGA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/F6JY/HOUFPUGA/F9UF6JYHOUFPUGA.SMALL.jpg EarthboundEmpire The Legend of Zelda Twilight Princess is one of my favourite games, so I was quite excited to make this sword :D I wanted to make a really ancient-looking, beat up sword to give it more realism and character - I think it turned out good for my first attempt at 'breaking down' something. Now i'll sho...
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Fri, 29 Nov 2013 18:36:02 PST
Batkid Tech #2: The Damsel's Gag http://www.instructables.com/id/Batkid-Tech-2-The-Damsels-Gag/
Batkid Tech #2: The Damsel's Gag - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/OP1M/HO7XQ5S6/FCSOP1MHO7XQ5S6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/OP1M/HO7XQ5S6/FCSOP1MHO7XQ5S6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/OP1M/HO7XQ5S6/FCSOP1MHO7XQ5S6.SMALL.jpg HotSharpToxic There are some days when you've just got to have the right accessory.I'll tell you, being kidnapped by the Riddler presents a serious fashion challenge. (have you seen how he dresses?)Still, that's no reason not to look your best.So my addition to the Batkid Tech series on Instructables covers using...
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Fri, 22 Nov 2013 22:11:59 PST
Making Faux Feathers for Costumes and Props http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Faux-Feathers-for-Costumes-and-Props/
Making Faux Feathers for Costumes and Props - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMF/3HE6/HO7XEGNV/FMF3HE6HO7XEGNV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMF/3HE6/HO7XEGNV/FMF3HE6HO7XEGNV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMF/3HE6/HO7XEGNV/FMF3HE6HO7XEGNV.SMALL.jpg marshon I had two or three projects on the drawing board that required feathers. Mostly large black flight feathers. After nearly a year trying to find the size I needed in the colour I needed and at the price I wanted to pay - I was ready to give up. Then a rather ingenious art teacher friend of mine, Car...
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Thu, 21 Nov 2013 20:21:06 PST
Batkid Tech #1: Riddler's Device http://www.instructables.com/id/Batkid-Tech-1-Riddlers-Device/
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Sun, 17 Nov 2013 20:33:48 PST
Steampunk 6 Barrel Volley Gun Prop http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-6-Barrelled-Volley-Gun/
Steampunk 6 Barrel Volley Gun Prop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F31/RRWU/HNUEWE7O/F31RRWUHNUEWE7O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F31/RRWU/HNUEWE7O/F31RRWUHNUEWE7O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F31/RRWU/HNUEWE7O/F31RRWUHNUEWE7O.SMALL.jpg Steamcrunk I have been making large steampunk styled props and weapons for when I cosplay at cons about 5 years now.  In the past I modded plastic toy guns with paint, added new barrels and accessories and had a blast doing it.  Last year I did my first scratch build (a 6 foot hypodermic syringe) and have been...
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Sun, 10 Nov 2013 14:30:58 PST
Forge a Paper Sword http://www.instructables.com/id/Forge-a-Paper-Sword/
Forge a Paper Sword - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/VF4Z/HN82HVK9/FZJVF4ZHN82HVK9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/VF4Z/HN82HVK9/FZJVF4ZHN82HVK9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/VF4Z/HN82HVK9/FZJVF4ZHN82HVK9.SMALL.jpg robbtoberfest I recently rediscovered the versatility of paper mache for costume making at Halloween. With some paper, cardboard, white glue (also hot glue) and paint almost anything can be made; add some auto body filler and sandpaper and it goes to the next level. I made a Witch King of Angmar costume for my d...
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Tue, 29 Oct 2013 13:38:56 PDT
Wings for Things! http://www.instructables.com/id/Wings-for-Things/
Wings for Things! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQF/UTEX/HNK9POZB/FQFUTEXHNK9POZB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQF/UTEX/HNK9POZB/FQFUTEXHNK9POZB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQF/UTEX/HNK9POZB/FQFUTEXHNK9POZB.SMALL.jpg Tatterhood You're in need of wings for...things! Like for wearing on your shoes, or your wrists, or maybe in your hair. This is an instructables on how I made some cheap-and-easy wings for my friend Oliver who wanted to go as his comic-book character, The Scout, for Halloween. Gather You'll Supplies You wi...
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Sun, 3 Nov 2013 21:05:12 PST
Grumpy Cat Mask http://www.instructables.com/id/Grumpy-Cat-Mask/
Grumpy Cat Mask - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F04/B656/HNICWXNR/F04B656HNICWXNR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F04/B656/HNICWXNR/F04B656HNICWXNR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F04/B656/HNICWXNR/F04B656HNICWXNR.SMALL.jpg Tatterhood Do you, or does someone you know, embrace the attitude of a feline who "embodies" a particular serious president? Well, why not make your own grumpy cat mask! This was a cheap-and-quick mask I made for my friend Colin - who doesn't wear costumes, can't wear costume makeup, and whose frown is remini...
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Sat, 2 Nov 2013 22:30:46 PDT
11th Doctor's Sonic Screwdriver http://www.instructables.com/id/11th-Doctors-Sonic-Screwdriver/
11th Doctor's Sonic Screwdriver - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/EA3M/HNE3QHL4/F5REA3MHNE3QHL4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/EA3M/HNE3QHL4/F5REA3MHNE3QHL4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/EA3M/HNE3QHL4/F5REA3MHNE3QHL4.SMALL.jpg NathanaelScheffler Time for a Halloween ible! This year I decided that I wanted to put together an 11th Doctor costume for Halloween.  Of course, this meant that I needed to get myself a sonic screwdriver!  Without the time or funds to make a decent working version from scratch I decided to buy one of the spring-load...
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Fri, 1 Nov 2013 13:34:05 PDT
fake wounds from vaseline http://www.instructables.com/id/Fake-Wounds/
fake wounds from vaseline - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/SV7J/HM8DK4UR/FIQSV7JHM8DK4UR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/SV7J/HM8DK4UR/FIQSV7JHM8DK4UR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/SV7J/HM8DK4UR/FIQSV7JHM8DK4UR.SMALL.jpg blooperfiesta The materials needed to make skin putty and fake blood are..... For skin putty •Vaseline or petroleum jelly •flour •Coco powder •2 plastic spoons • I plastic cup (I used a Dixie cup but small plastic cups work better) For the blood •glycerine ( can be bought at pharmacy i think it is a laxative but ...
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Wed, 2 Oct 2013 14:01:57 PDT
how to make a female nurse hat http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-make-a-female-nurse-hat/
how to make a female nurse hat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHI/3BTC/H130PE6X/FHI3BTCH130PE6X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHI/3BTC/H130PE6X/FHI3BTCH130PE6X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHI/3BTC/H130PE6X/FHI3BTCH130PE6X.SMALL.jpg appletosh  all you need is red and white form paper, hole puncher, scissors, grid paper, clear string, pencil and eraser step one on the white foam paper draw a rainbow shape design. cut the design out, (make sure they are even on both sides) step two  hole punch two small holes, this is where the str...
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Mon, 16 Apr 2012 09:21:45 PDT
Illuminated "Eyes That Follow" Optical Illusion http://www.instructables.com/id/Illuminated-Eyes-That-Follow-Optical-Illusion/
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Wed, 30 Oct 2013 10:40:41 PDT
Create a wearable Arc Reactor http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-a-wearable-Arc-Reactor/
Create a wearable Arc Reactor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4U/S601/HN82AEYQ/F4US601HN82AEYQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4U/S601/HN82AEYQ/F4US601HN82AEYQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4U/S601/HN82AEYQ/F4US601HN82AEYQ.SMALL.jpg jonathan.elwell Who wants to be billionaire-genius-power generator Tony Stark? I do! Since the billionaire and genius parts are a bit out of reach, I figured I could at least make a cool Arc Reactor to wear and pretend. And since I recently purchased a CNC kit from mydiycnc.com and have been learning to use it, I ...
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Tue, 29 Oct 2013 10:25:22 PDT
Assassin's Creed Hidden Blade - Functional Prop!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Assassins-Creed-Hidden-Blade-Functional-Prop/
Assassin's Creed Hidden Blade - Functional Prop!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/CXB9/HN82HL7H/FE0CXB9HN82HL7H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/CXB9/HN82HL7H/FE0CXB9HN82HL7H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/CXB9/HN82HL7H/FE0CXB9HN82HL7H.SMALL.jpg Matt2 Silver In this Instructable I will be teaching you how to build a working replica of the Hidden Blade from the Assassin's Creed video game series. Don't be intimidated by the number of steps involved, this is a fun project that should only take you a few days in your workshop and should only cost you aroun...
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Tue, 29 Oct 2013 10:31:46 PDT
Thor: The Dark World Mjolnir http://www.instructables.com/id/Thor-The-Dark-World-Mjolnir/
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Tue, 29 Oct 2013 10:34:07 PDT
How to make a sims plumbob hat http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-sims-plumbob-hat/
How to make a sims plumbob hat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/BQHM/H82U8KAM/FAOBQHMH82U8KAM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/BQHM/H82U8KAM/FAOBQHMH82U8KAM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/BQHM/H82U8KAM/FAOBQHMH82U8KAM.SMALL.jpg James___UK So there I was looking along my games shelf thinking of a simple costume design to do and I got the idea to make one of these hats which makes you into a sim along with whatever clothing you're wearing! This is a semi-easy build and you may well have most of what you need lying around, but it may or...
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Sun, 14 Oct 2012 14:46:45 PDT
Traditional Jack-O-Lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/Traditional-Jack-O-Lantern/
Traditional Jack-O-Lantern - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Q/4E3R/HMWVZV22/F4Q4E3RHMWVZV22.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Q/4E3R/HMWVZV22/F4Q4E3RHMWVZV22.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Q/4E3R/HMWVZV22/F4Q4E3RHMWVZV22.SMALL.jpg alannarosewhitney Also known as a 'Hoberdy's Candle', a traditional Jack-O-Lantern using a turnip or rutabaga is quite easy to make... You'll Need: A large turnip or rutabaga A large metal spoon A sharp paring knife String, thin rope or metal wire A tea-light candle Matches or a lighter A metal skewer Cut off the...
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Mon, 21 Oct 2013 12:28:42 PDT
HANDCARVED WANDS/VARITAS MAGICAS TALLADAS EN MADERA. http://www.instructables.com/id/VARITAS-MAGICAS-TALLADAS-EN-MADERA/
HANDCARVED WANDS/VARITAS MAGICAS TALLADAS EN MADERA. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/OTCK/HMVJ6VTS/FBHOTCKHMVJ6VTS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/OTCK/HMVJ6VTS/FBHOTCKHMVJ6VTS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/OTCK/HMVJ6VTS/FBHOTCKHMVJ6VTS.SMALL.jpg Mr.Sanchez It`s Halloween again and it`s time to have Fun and share with your friends the Joy of Hallows eve .If you are like me a great Harry Potter´s fan you should know the importance of have a nice and good looking wand to spread magic Spells.Una vez mas llego Halloween y con el la alegría de crear y compa...
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Sun, 20 Oct 2013 09:09:50 PDT
"The WARRIORS" Vest (no sewing) http://www.instructables.com/id/The-WARRIORS-Vest-no-sewing/
"The WARRIORS" Vest (no sewing) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F05/1IV6/HMVJB16E/F051IV6HMVJB16E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F05/1IV6/HMVJB16E/F051IV6HMVJB16E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F05/1IV6/HMVJB16E/F051IV6HMVJB16E.SMALL.jpg Luis Linares Made my Son a Warrior Vest from the movie "The Warriors" Vest template As my Template I used my son Vest and Started Tracing, cutting and hot glue gun . The Lace Used a black Lace and glued around the edges with a hot glue gun and add 4 bottons Warriors Skull Wings Did a Sketch of the warr...
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Fri, 18 Oct 2013 15:27:01 PDT
Wooden Cross Necklace (for monk costume) http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Cross-Necklace-for-monk-costume/
Wooden Cross Necklace (for monk costume) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/9H8L/HMVJ6Z9B/FQR9H8LHMVJ6Z9B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/9H8L/HMVJ6Z9B/FQR9H8LHMVJ6Z9B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/9H8L/HMVJ6Z9B/FQR9H8LHMVJ6Z9B.SMALL.jpg solobo This super-simple wooden cross necklace will take you about fifteen minutes to make, and it's perfect for a monk / priest / Friar Tuck costume. While monks were not actually allowed to wear cross necklaces (or any necklaces), when it comes to Halloween there is no easier way to let people know that ...
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Fri, 18 Oct 2013 08:02:51 PDT
build a alternative han solo blaster http://www.instructables.com/id/build-a-alternative-han-solo-blaster/
build a alternative han solo blaster - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/U6P7/FGWIQZ92/FNBU6P7FGWIQZ92.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/U6P7/FGWIQZ92/FNBU6P7FGWIQZ92.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/U6P7/FGWIQZ92/FNBU6P7FGWIQZ92.SMALL.jpg slimguy379 when you combine Iamthecreater's blaster tutorial and Honus's han solo's costume what do you get? this tutorial. I first off want to give Honus due respect for his tutorial, I looked through it and was instantly influenced by it, I thought that his blaster was cool and although it looked cool could ...
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