Pipninja's custom noble VI

pipninja

Active Member
And the chest plate construction is done.
I am making the Jun chest.
First off, I laid tape down on the chest, and roughly marked out some patterns while looking at the actual armor in reach.
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Then I cleaned them up

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From there I started to layer in the pieces
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Here is all the basic foam work done
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Also the pipe is attached via magnets to separate the front and back.
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From there I started to pattern out the soft stuff
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And here is the final chest piece all said and done
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That's all for this weekend, next weekend I plan to work on the belt, and maybe start the helmet!
 

pipninja

Active Member
Here comes the new and improved gungnir.
And with the first picture is Spartan guitar case.
This helmet fits really well, and I really like the special features.
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And now for the special features, first my improved visibility. I can see my feet, as well as through the peephole, giving me a fairly large field of view, and also a small window to see how close something is to my face. And the teeth looking things are just the flaps to glue the visor together.
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And the second special feature is magnetic access.
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That's all for this update!
 

pipninja

Active Member
Aaaand I'm back, been kinda hectic lately, but I have some cool things happen.
First, I got a 3D printer. I'm still in the process of working out the kinks, been having some underextrusion problems that I think I've figured out.
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Next, I moved my setup into my empty living room, which is so much roomier. I got a new lamp and it's nice and bright in here!
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I got a new set of drawers for my ever expanding collection of tools and materials
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I am using my old broken chair to hold up my current parts in the corner too. I'm finding a use for everything!
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And finally, I got a full sized mirror so I can see myself and for pictures when suited up.
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Look forward to some progress soon!
 
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