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  1. Hibiki

    I want to make halo armor but I dont know where to start???

    Hello peoples!!!! My name is Hibiki! The first video game I ever played was Halo 2 and since then I have always dreamed of having my own suit of halo armor. In the past, I have looked into commissioning for a suit but it is so expensive. I need to know where to start!!!! What is best for...
  2. C

    Building with EVA Foam compared to Pepakura/Papercraft?

    Hello again 405th I still consider myself a beginner ive made afew things now and im loving the craft and community My only downside is I have used only EVA Foam so far and at first glance Pepakura looks a little complicated to use those Templates on EVA foam but im aware alot of people do...
  3. C

    Advice/tips for newbies working with EVA foam

    Greetings 405th members! Im a new member i just finished creating my first Helmet (an ODST one) now i was curious as a new member is there any advice/tips some of the more advanced creators and Senior members of the community could suggest for us newbies especially with working with EVA foam...
  4. rechun

    Need advice for current Cosplay project

    Hello everyone, I'm currently working on a Zed-Cosplay from League of Legends and got to a point where I could use some advice from the more experienced. I took the oldschool path of pepakura -> Epoxyresin -> Fiberglas mats -> car body filler -> sanding -> fine putty -> sanding and I'm done...
  5. PancakeEnforcer

    Any advice on how to start making Nightfall armor?

    I plan on using Eva foam for making it but I have some things I would like to know on in order to know how to do it, such as how to know how to cut out the foam so that when I connect it all, it works, how to get the proportions right, you know, the basics Here’s a picture of the armor in case...
  6. FelixMercenary

    Prop Medieval Weapons

    So, as of late, I’ve been looking at videos and images themed around medieval weapons and I think I could make myself prop weapons for conventions. There’s just one problem: I have no idea what to do. I want to make a two handed longsword or a poleaxe. What materials would hold their shape...
  7. Reddemon159

    I can use some advice

    I've built some pep Helmets over the years. Using resin, bondo, smooth cast, EVA foam ect. And I want to build a full suit of Halo Spartan armor. But I don't want to spend days cutting out pep armor. I've saved up plenty for either a 3D printer or a Silhouette Cameo something rather. I'm...
  8. RagtagVenom

    Prep Time! About to Build!

    Thanks to the awesome PerniciousDuke; I’ve got the Foam Files for the Hellcat Armor in my grasp, I’m gonna get cracking on the build but I need aaaaaany last minute tips, tricks and advice to get the job done the right way the first time around. Against my better judgement I’m gonna be using...
  9. mike bike

    Pyramid head cosplay help

    I'm planing on making a pyramid head cosplay from the movie and game silent hill. I did a couple searches for patterns or references and everyone has used cardboard. Being that I want to have it for more then a day I wanted to use Eva foam. Has anyone made one and have measurements or...
  10. wolfriordan

    My first Pepakura/first halo cosplay.

    Greetings, I am Connor, a rather fresh recruit here, I am no stranger to cosplay, but only recently have broken into armour. I will be attending Dragoncon this year and am desperate to come in a set of custom ODST armour. I've loved the concept since Halo 2 and the design since 3. I will...
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