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How to make Helm



Materials
[Materials for making templates]
-Drawing paper 10piece
-"Kousakuyousi"(one of hard paper in Japan) 5piece
-Scotch tape(Sellotape) 3piece
-Packaging tape(parcel tape) 1piece

[Main materials]
-EVA foam
→1.5mm or 2mm thick 100cm X 10cm
→5mm thick 100cm X 50cm
-Synthetic leather 100cm X 10cm
-Cloth 100cm X 30cm
-Liquid super glue 5pieces
-Hot melt(glue gun) 10piece
-"Jiyujizai"(one of wire in Japan)
→3.2mm 50cm
-PVC pipe(diameter 2.6cm) 1piece

[Painting materials]
1.When a undercoat is Gesso
-Gesso 100ml
-lacquer paint(Bottle lacquer paint, Lacquer Spray etc) or acrylic paint proper quantity*

2.When a undercoat is Thinned "Bond G17"(one of liqud glue in Japan)
-"Bond G17"(one of sticky glue in Japan) 100ml
-lacquer thinner 100ml
-Paintbrush 1piece
-Paper cup, bowl etc 1piece
-lacquer paint(Bottle lacquer paint, Lacquer Spray etc) proper quantity*
-Masking tape 1piece

*The paiting area is written in the package, refer it. Details are here.

Materials cost
1500Yen (about 100Yen = 1dollar)

Tools
-Writing implement(Pencil,eraser,ballpoint,Magic Marker,ruler)
-Scissors
-Box cutter etc(Use also a "Pro blade" and a "Blade breaker")
-Cutting mat
-Hot melt(glue gun)
-Lighter
-Pipe cutter or Saw
-Paint tools (brush etc)

Convenient tools when you have
-Standard art knife,Cushion grip art knife
-Heat gun
-Super glue Accelerator

Work time
17Hours

Spec
-

Template data
I threw away the Templates, so I can't upload.

Attention in the work
-When you uses a thing including the thinner(Bond, lacquer thinner etc) or spray, make good ventilation.
And wear a gas mask.

-When you toast mterials etc, make good ventilation.
And don't breathe smoke, don't put smoke in your eyes.

-When you dig mterials etc with Soldering iron, make good ventilation.
And don't breathe in smoke, don't put smoke in your eyes.

-Don't use fire near the things which are easy to burn such as paint, thinner etc.

-When you finished using tools, pull an outlet.

-Read labels of materials and tools, and understand how to use.

Make the template
Make Templates from Drawing paper and "Kousakuyousi"(one of hard paper in Japan).
When you make Templates of the head, use a mannequin head.
When you want to know how to make Templates, browse this page.







Make Templates from Drawing paper and "Kousakuyousi"(one of hard paper in Japan).


Make Templates from Drawing paper and "Kousakuyousi"(one of hard paper in Japan).


I finished making the Templates.


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Building
Make a top part.
Cut material into the Templates form.
Cut out 5mm thick EVA foam.


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EVA foam is a soft material.
You can process it easily.
Another name is EVA board, EVA zote, Craft foam etc.
I usually use one called "Lion board".
"Lion board" is sold only in Japan.

Watch video.

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【5mm厚COSボードの通販】
●Amazon


●楽天

[商品価格に関しましては、リンクが作成された時点と現時点で情報が変更されている場合がございます。]

COSボード Sサイズ(450mm×600mm) 5mm厚 白
価格:583円(税込、送料別) (2019/10/23時点)

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COSボード Mサイズ(600mm×900mm) 5mm厚 白
価格:1120円(税込、送料別) (2019/10/23時点)

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COSボード Lサイズ(900mm×1800mm) 5mm厚 白
価格:3249円(税込、送料別) (2019/10/23時点)

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COSボード Sサイズ(450mm×600mm) 5mm厚 黒
価格:650円(税込、送料別) (2019/10/23時点)

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COSボード Mサイズ(600mm×900mm) 5mm厚 黒
価格:1344円(税込、送料別) (2019/10/23時点)

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【5mm厚コスプレボードの通販】
●Amazon


●楽天

[商品価格に関しましては、リンクが作成された時点と現時点で情報が変更されている場合がございます。]

コスプレボード 白5mm×660mm×500mm
価格:517円(税込、送料別) (2019/10/23時点)

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コスプレボード 白5mm×660mm×1000mm
価格:990円(税込、送料別) (2019/10/23時点)

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コスプレボード 白5mm×1000mm×2000mm
価格:3564円(税込、送料別) (2019/10/23時点)


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Use a sharp blade. For example, "Pro Blade".
This is so sharp.
←10枚入り ←50枚入りお得パック

When you cut, put EVA foam on Cutting mat.
Break the blade frequentry, if you feel sharpness of the blade became bad.
I use "Running fire box cutter","Blade breaker" too.
"Running fire box cutter" can have 6 pieces blade inside.
"Blade breaker" can break easy and speedy.


Use Standard art knife or Cushion grip art knife for small ornaments etc.

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Glue with a Liquid super glue.
When you use a Super glue Accelerator, Hardening speed becomes fast.
(Smoke may be generated. Don't breathe in the smoke and don't put in eyes.)


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Super glue can glue a large surfaces easily.
But it can't glue a small surface such as this photo well


Then you should use a following spray.
I always use this.
Watch video.


Super glue accelerator
This can glue surfaces in several seconds.
When you use 100ml, you can make a armorset or about three weapons.
←100ml ←180ml ←420ml

About super glue
I use general liquid super glue.

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I finished glueing.


Make plates.


Cut it into slant with a Box cutter etc.


Glue with a Liquid super glue.


I finished glueing.


Remove the corner by toasting with a Lighter.(Don't breathe in the smoke, be careful about fire)
Bend by heating with a Lighter or a Heat gun.(Be careful about fire)
Draw patterns with a Hot melt(glue gun).


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Painting
Begin painting.
At first, paint a undercoat on EVA foam.
The effects are as follows.

-Color becomes well.
-It becomes hard to come off.
-Gloss comes out well.
-You can save quantity of the paint.

There are two methods.
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1.Gesso
This is easy.

【Merit】
-It's usable just to paint with a paint brush.
-Gesso don't contain thinner, then you can use it in the room.
-You can use also Acrylic paint.
-There are several colors one, white black etc.

【Demerit】
-It's easy to come off than Thinned "Bond G17"(one of liqud glue in Japan).
 Then, use this for weapons and armors without moving parts.
-The gross is smaller than Thinned "Bond G17"(one of liqud glue in Japan).

【Commodities page】
Gesso or Black Gesso
or

【Paint】
Lacquer Spray or Bottle lacquer paint or acrylic paint
or
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2."Bond G17"(one of liqud glue in Japan)
This is difficult, however it's almighty.

【Merit】
-It'st hard to peel off.
-It can use for PVC pipe or plastic sheets.

【Demerit】
-"Bond G17" is japanese commodity.
 Then you can't get it easily.
 Please use others. For example, you can substitute wood glue for it.
-You must thin it with lacquer thinner.
-It needs thinner, then you must work outdoors.
-It burns easily.
Don't use fire until drying, because "Bond G17" burns easily. Don' use a Lighter etc until drying.
The parts will be charred in seconds.

【Tutorial video】


【Commodities page】
"Bond G17"(one of sticky glue in Japan) thined with lacquer thinner
-for big things -for small things
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-About paint
I use following paint.


You can use acrylic paint, when you use Gesso.

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I use Thinned "Bond G17"(one of liqud glue in Japan) in this tutorial.
But I recommend Gesso for begginers.


Paint "Bond G17"(one of sticky glue in Japan) thined with lacquer thinner three or four times.
Don't use fire until drying, because "Bond G17" burns easily. Don' use a Lighter etc until drying.
(It will char in seconds.)
Dry it about 2 ~ 6 hours.


Make plates from 1.5mm or 2mm thick EVA foam.
Dry it about 2 ~ 6 hours.


【1.5mm厚COSボードの通販】
●Amazon


●楽天

[商品価格に関しましては、リンクが作成された時点と現時点で情報が変更されている場合がございます。]

COSボード Sサイズ(450mm×600mm) 1.5mm厚 白
価格:359円(税込、送料別) (2019/10/23時点)

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COSボード Mサイズ(600mm×900mm) 1.5mm厚 白
価格:672円(税込、送料別) (2019/10/23時点)

[商品価格に関しましては、リンクが作成された時点と現時点で情報が変更されている場合がございます。]

COSボード Lサイズ(900mm×1800mm) 1.5mm厚 白
価格:1681円(税込、送料別) (2019/10/23時点)

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COSボード Mサイズ(600mm×900mm) 1.5mm厚 黒
価格:672円(税込、送料別) (2019/10/23時点)

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COSボード(シールタイプ)Mサイズ(600mm×900mm) 1.5mm厚 白
価格:1120円(税込、送料別) (2019/10/23時点)

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【1.5mm厚コスプレボードの通販】
●Amazon


●楽天

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コスプレボード 白1.5mm×660mm×1000mm
価格:605円(税込、送料別) (2019/10/23時点)


Paint black color as undercoat color with Lacquer Spray.


Paint black color as undercoat color with Lacquer Spray.


Paint Bottle lacquer paint with a paint brush.


When you paint Bottle lacquer paint, use a paintbrush,silicon cup(Use as a paint plate. It can easy to peel paints after dry.),
panint stick, thinner.



After painting
Joint plates by glueing Synthetic leather cut into a belt form with a Hot melt(glue gun).
Glue Velcro with "Bond G17"(one of sticky glue in Japan) or a Hot melt(glue gun). Detailes are here.
Don't use fire until drying, because "Bond G17" burns easily. Don' use a Lighter etc until drying.










Front side.


Make a around face parts.
Cut material into the Templates form.
Cut out cloth.


Sew with a sewing machine.


Cut out into the form of cloth part roughly.
Mark cutting position with a pen.
Cut it into a plate form with a Box cutter etc.
Cross sections are not painted, then paint them with a Magic Marker.


Glue with a Hot melt(glue gun).


Stabilze around face form.
Use a "Jiyujizai"(one of wire in Japan) of diameter 3.2mm.
Use it as a core.
Glue with a Hot melt(glue gun).

←様々な太さ有り

Glue with a Hot melt(glue gun).


Paste plates.
Glue with a Hot melt(glue gun).


Use a PVC pipe(diameter 2.6cm).
Cut a PVC pipe.
PVC pipe can be cut with a saw.
But a Pipe cutter is more better.
It can cut quickly and neatly.



This is a video of cutting method of PVC pipe, bending method, jointing method.


Glue Synthetic leather with "Bond G17"(one of sticky glue in Japan). Details are here.
Don't use fire until drying, because "Bond G17" burns easily. Don' use a Lighter etc until drying.



Cut Synthetic leather to thin belt form.
Glue with a Liquid super glue.


Paste Fur.
Glue with a Hot melt(glue gun).
Paste Velcro to opposite side.
Glue Velcro with "Bond G17"(one of sticky glue in Japan) or a Hot melt(glue gun).


Make hole to the back of the head.
Make a hole with a Box cutter etc.
Glue Velcro with "Bond G17"(one of sticky glue in Japan) or a Hot melt(glue gun). Detailes are here.
Don't use fire until drying, because "Bond G17" burns easily. Don' use a Lighter etc until drying.
Attach Velcro in place surrounded by red circle.


Let the ornament of back of the head pass. And it's fitted in this way.


Use Velcro as a chin strap.
Glue Velcro with "Bond G17"(one of sticky glue in Japan) or a Hot melt(glue gun). Detailes are here.
Don't use fire until drying, because "Bond G17" burns easily. Don' use a Lighter etc until drying.


Paint Bottle lacquer paint by Drybrush painting.


Drybrush painting is easy, you can do it with a paint brush.
Read here or watch this video.


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