first build

  1. Justhidges

    1st Build Halo 3 Mjolnir Mk 6 Cosplay Build

    Chapter 1.1: From the Ground Up Legs and Boots Hello there!  Prologue New member, first time posting a thread, so I'm kinda experimenting with this. We'll see how it goes. Here's the idea: slowly but surely make the Halo 3 version of the Mk VI mjolnir out of SKS props HD EVA foam while I...
  2. marz2802

    my first build, my big dream: Halo 3 - Mark 6 MasterChief

    dear 405th, I have dreamed of building my own armor for a very long time. For a long time I've wanted to slip into the role of master chief. I've been a Halo fan since day one, so I started building armor about 11 years ago. At that time I tried my hand at pepakura and resin and partly finished...
  3. Spartan300

    First time Helmet (MKVII)

    So I've decided to make the MKVII as my first helmet, maybe it's a weird choice for a first time but it was the best model I had avaiable that I liked and that I believe will be easier under my circumstances. Dunno if I'll be making MKVII armor too, this is for the future, for now I wanna build...
  4. Homeless ODST

    ODST build start to now

    To start off, all armor parts were made by Sean Bradley and the the helmet cast and visor was made by Justin Branfuhr. So back in 2019 I was getting bored building 1:35 models and decided I wanted to make a 1:6 ODST. The first one I made was just a plan old H3 ODST that kind of scratched the...
  5. Spartan325Orson

    Agent Washington cosplay

    Soon. I have begun 3d printing this. We shall await how it turns out. I will provide updates on how this turns out, or might just show it all off at the end.
  6. Steben

    1st Build 3D printed Halo 5 Master Chief build

    Hey yall! I've been lurking the forums for the past few years now, but now I'm finally making my official first build/update post. I have actually started building the armor like a year and a half ago, so this will just be for sharing updates with you guys. I post story updates often on my...
  7. Deaths Backhand

    1st Build Backhand's first armor cosplay: ODST

    Hey all! I'm starting my first self-made cosplay. Beginning with a base ODST helmet and then working from there. So far I have purchased: a 35"x 59" sheet of 6mm EVA foam by the Foamory a stack of 8&1/2"x11" cardstock 2 pack utility knifes with extra blades blade sharpener various grit...
  8. EvanH

    Something went right!

    Gauntlet piece actually assembled properly !
  9. EvanH

    Pepakura Armorsmith Printing issues

    I've been looking into this all day and I can't seem to find a solution, my cardstock prints are all coming out with this margin and I can't figure out how to disable it. If anyone knows a solution to this please let me know! :)
  10. Newbsters

    1st Build ODST WIP

    Hope I’m posting this in the right place. Officially starting my ODST build this week so this’ll be my work in progress thread. Starting on soft parts first then I’ll move onto the armor. This is my bucket from Branfuhr Studios. Primered it black to better see any imperfections that need to...
  11. Sgt Whupass

    Rookie ODST Build

    Long time Lurker, first time Build-Thread-Poster. I started my ODST build and decided to go with Rookie because I've got limited imagination and even more limited time to work on this week to week. I build a H3 Master Chief back in 2009-2010 out of pepakura and after practically destroying my...
  12. Juggernaut Zane

    legendary shield with swords?

    Does anyone know where I can find the legendary shields with swords like ono halo 3 back accessory?
  13. Pebelo

    My first build - mark VII armor

    Hi, I'm Pebelo and I'm currently beginning my halo cosplay journey. I've always been interested in cosplay but the mk7 cosplay guide 343i recently released got me really excited and made me want to make a suit of armor of my own. I'm not good at working with foam, etc. so I'm planning on 3d...
  14. Nzane

    First Build - Mk 4

    Hopefully this is in the right spot. This is my first time making a full costume, and I've decided to make the mk 4 from halo wars because it just looks awesome! So naturally I'm starting from the ground up since I don't like having to alter existing things. I started with a mock morph suit...
  15. SonOfTheGun

    Halo Reach Mark V EVA/Emile build

    I am just starting in on my first build ever, and I decided to start off strong by building Emile's armor from Reach. I have posted a few questions in different threads, but i figured I would keep everything simple and confine my scatterbrain to just one thread and post my progress and my...
  16. timmsy2911

    1st Build 3D Printed ODST Build

    This is my 3D printed Odst as I am Building it Update 1: Right Shoulder Update 2: Left CQB Shoulder 2nd Shoulder printed and assembled and then roughly fit it to the plate carrier ill be using it as my base layer for the armor to attach to. Update 3: Right Forearm This is currently the...
  17. ConnorCreator

    1st Build Halo reach build start to finish

    Alright guys so instead of posting a thread everytime I make some progress and flooding the forums, I’m just going to add my progress pictures to the comments of this thread! I’m pretty far along! I was told people like seeing the process and luckily I’ve been documenting the whole thing!
  18. ConnorCreator

    1st Build Progress on first build!

    Hey everyone! I don’t post on here nearly enough, just wanted to show off my current progress on my first build! All parts are 3d printed on my printers then surface finished/sanded and painted. I love to answer any questions or take criticism. Thanks spartans.
  19. FoamRookieActor

    ODST EVA Halo Reach helmet

    Hello guys! This is my first post I want to make an ODST EVA foam helmet build. I already have Andrew DFT's files printed and am wondering how to carry on. Should I make a cardboard model of it to see if I like it, Should I jump right into making it outta foam, or should I do something else? Any...
  20. Mysticporo

    First Reach Spartan Build (An Adventure into Cosplay)

    Hello Again, So last year I joined the forums alongside the Discord server and was very enthralled with everyone else’s builds that I decided to start making plans for my own, whilst creating a 3D Model of it since I’m more familiar with digital space, however as 2020 ran out of time it became...
  21. Animix

    1st Build First Halo Spartan III build (picture thread)

    hello, this is my first halo build and I would like to share my progress with everyone. so its a spartan III with: Mark VI helmet odst shoulder grenadier knee armor colors: Main: Steel Secondary: Violet no other special attachments (such as chest and leg) i bought the new disguise Mark VI...
  22. Marty Falco

    MJOLNIR Mark VI Recon (Halo 3)

    This build technically started way back at the end of May 2020 when I first received my 3D printer. In my furious rush to finish this suit before Halloween, I've spent the better part of a day immersed in every corner of the 405th and was inspired to post a thread on this build. At the same...
  23. tvanhelene

    1st Build My custom 3D printed halo reach armor build journey (So Far)

    Hello Everyone! This is my first real post on this site so I will do my best to emulate the format everyone else uses. I've been making small props with 3D printed for about a year now. When I got sent home from my college campus and was told I wouldn't be going back until most likely next year...
  24. E

    First armor - Making my Halo:Reach armor

    So this is my first post My name is Eddie I am 20 years old and I live in Montana. I am not working right now and living at home so I have plenty of time. I also like to blacksmith and I really enjoy leatherworking so I have experience making stuff. And that is my preamble for you lol. I have...
  25. PepsiGubben

    First build Mk V Reach style

    Hello! I'm very new to this community but nonetheless I want to build my very own spartan armor. As I already have a 3d printer and some skill with Autodesk Fusion I thought I might 3d print my set. I quickly realised this would not be as easy as I thought and have already encountered several...