seanawnwalt and Marinesniper:
For the Techsuit:
I have been using the files provided in the armory for the unfolded techsuit. I mirror-imaged one side, and then printed it out, taping all the pieces together. Once I sized it right to my torso, I then started cutting out the MOST raised parts...
Thinking hard about it I decided to commission a 3d rendered helmet by Indigenous Effects for the purposes for 3d printing it for myself.
I will no longer make this out of EVA foam. I will be using my Ender 3 Pro to 3d print all of the helmet, minus the visor. There is a possibility...
There are some tutorials on how to do body wraps, create your own templates, or just use a simple motocross suit or zentai suit. There is plenty of information out there on the 405th specifically and plenty of other cosplay YouTube channels and makers in the community. I would see what's in your...
After doing some research I found a magnetic locking mechanism that I want to try out for my new armor build. I'm hoping this is an easy and clean method of attaching armor and taking it off, potentially making your armor customize-able for certain bits. Though I haven't tried it yet...
WBC Industries is able to take orders and appears to be way cheaper shipping so far.
I spoke with a Carol Warren who gave me the following info for the specific items:
FL - 05600 SNAP female L screw
Price: $2.44 each
FL - 05007 SNAP male L screw low
Price: $1.85 each
They come in a pack of...
Just an update, I am contacting WBC industries to see if they can special order it in smaller quantities.
Strapworks, one of the other sellers of Fidlock buckles, would need an order of 5000 or more to even get a special order. Not feasible.
I am following up with WBC industries now, and...
So far this is what I found, they have worldwide shipping, it gets expensive with shipping: Magnetic Fasteners by Fidlock
Alternatively, I may contact the Etsy seller (there seems to be only one) and see if they have what I am looking for and decent shipping.
I'll post if I find out more!