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MK V helmet build

Discussion in 'Halo Pepakura Costumes' started by crackhead09, Jun 13, 2018 at 1:13 PM.

  1. crackhead09

    crackhead09 RXO 405th Regiment Officer

    Hey everyone! This project was actually completed over a year ago, but hey why not share.

    So what I did was create a new MK V 3D file from scratch, which hey! that file is now available in the armory section. I did this because I believe the model made by flying squirrel wasn't up to my needs. So here is some pics!
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    So my file is lacking details and that is intentional. The reason why is because I felt I would have an easier time by glue cut out pieces of polystyrene (from big plastic solo cups look for that recycle code!) and using bondo to add details. The way I make my line details is by cutting some 2mm craft foam and using elmers glue to attach it to the helmet temporarily, looking back spray glue may have worked better. I apply the bondo over and then sand it down until it reach that foam again. I peel the foam away and bam! clean line detail.
     
  2. arma358

    arma358 PR Officer Division Staff 405th Regiment Officer

    I need to get on building this helmet at some point...
     
  3. crackhead09

    crackhead09 RXO 405th Regiment Officer

    You do! I may try and get one done for RTX. IF I can find the time to do it.
     

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