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    Dec 1, 2012, 2:28 AM - Spartan III Senior Project Build #1

    Heya folks, Nico here with a thread that documents my WIP on a Spartan III suit that got me my diploma! This thread is just a bunch of 'pics or it didnt happen' requests put to justice! Browse through and enjoy, folks~ Below is the final product, being sported by my best friend and NorthStar's official model, Patrick :3
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    Dec 1, 2012, 2:34 AM - #2

    First off, i started with the chest, seeing as the detailing on those things is more needy than a helmet, i got most of the back stuff done with a combination of FoamCore board and EVA foam, i was beyond happy with the final product!

    This little bit is the middle vent for the back, uber close up xD

    Same vent, an hour or two later :P

    The entire back, just lookit all the detail!!

    Detailed bits in the vents

    And the front of it in progress

    And little inlaid details for the vents on the shoulders~
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    Dec 1, 2012, 2:37 AM - #3

    And of course, next was the biceps! the thing is, i planned to do some sort of armor on the right one, so i didn't detail it as much :P

    Left one after a coat of Plasti-Dip

    And snug fit on my arm~

    And the right one, after a Plasti-Dip spray and basecoat of silver
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    Dec 1, 2012, 2:39 AM - #4

    After some long and hard work on the forearms (which i sadly forgot to document >.<* ) i had to test fit it all!

    Front

    Side

    Back
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    Dec 1, 2012, 2:42 AM - #5

    Shortly after, i made a few trips to my mentor, Kathleen, the one who helped me make the undersuit!

    Her, in all her glory, Brandishing part of the bicep-to-forearm underarmor foam

    Sewing the neckseal cloth together

    Stitching in the bumps to said neckseal
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    Dec 1, 2012, 2:43 AM - #6

    These next two pics suck a bit, shaky camera holder >.<


    And another
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    Dec 1, 2012, 2:46 AM - #7

    After that pic, things got hectic in our house, but i pressed on, forgetting to document the entire below-the-belt progress.. (cod, thighs, and shins)
    But they got done in time to present them, and here, i show you all the final test fitting~

    Front

    Side

    Back

    And the final wearing of the Spartan Suit~!
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    Dec 1, 2012, 2:47 AM - #8

    And that folks, is my thread, leave comments and questions if you so wish :3
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    Dec 4, 2012, 8:35 PM - #9

    Threads been up for a few days or so, no-ones interested?
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    Dec 4, 2012, 8:45 PM - #10

    I really like how clean the build was. Everything was damn near seamless. NICE!
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    Dec 5, 2012, 12:20 PM - #11

    Love the colour scheme and how you made it, good job mate!
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    Dec 10, 2012, 8:10 AM - #12

    Looks awesome. Wish my senior class would have allowed something like that back in my day lol

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