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Valkyria Chronicles
How to make armor set (with pattern)



Materials to make complete set
[Materials for making pattern paper]
-Drawing paper 10sheets
-"Kousakuyousi"(one of hard paper in Japan) 5sheets
-Scotch tape(Sellotape) 3pieces
-Packaging tape(parcel tape) 1piece

[Main materials]
"Lion Board(Koyo Soft Board)"
2mm thick(1.5mm is also OK) 100cm X 10cm
5mm thick 100cm X 50cm
10mm thick 100cm X 10cm
-Synthetic leather 100cm X 20cm
-"Bond G17"(one of liqud glue in Japan) 100ml
-Liquid instant glue 5pieces
-Hot melt(glue gun) 10pieces (It's convenient if there is also Air duster for cooling)
-Velcro 40cm
-Safety pin 1piece

[Painting materials]
1.Case of Gesso painting
-Gesso 200ml
-lacquer paint(Bottle lacquer paint, Lacquer Spray etc) or acrylic paint proper quantity*
-Masking tape 1piece

2.Case of "Bond G17" painting
-"Bond G17"(one of liqud glue in Japan) 400ml
-lacquer thinner 400ml
-Paintbrush(Disposable premise ) 1piece
-Paper cup,bowl etc.(Disposable premise ) 1piece
-lacquer paint(Bottle lacquer paint, Lacquer Spray etc) proper quantity*
-Masking tape 1piece

Materials cost to make complete set
7000Yen (about 100Yen = 1dollar)

Tools
-Writing implement(Pencil,eraser,ballpoint,Magic Marker,ruler)
-Sizzer
-Box cutter(It's good to change "Pro blade". Moreover,It will become convenient if there is also "Blade breaker")
-Cutting mat
-Hot melt(glue gun)
-Lighter
-Paint tools, such as a paintbrush
-Sewing tools

Convenience tools when you have
-Art knife PRO
-Circle cutter
-Instant glue Accelerator
This spary can harden Instant glue instantly.
It's so useful for glueing small part. Detail is here.
100ml 180ml 420ml

Work time to make complete set
130hours

Spec
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Pattern paper data
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Attention at the time of work
Let's consider the following things for accident prevention and health.

-When it uses a thing including the thinner(Bond, lacquer thinner etc) and the spray, make good ventilation.
And wear a gas mask and .
<-I'm using this mask.

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

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

-Do not use the lighter and tools with heart near the things which are easy to burn such as paint or thinner Bond.

-Turn off an outlet and the switch of the tool as soon as you have finished using it.

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

How to make




Breast armor



Shoulder armor



Elbow armor



Arm armor



Waist armor



Knee armor
Digest movie

Youtube video and completed photos
I uploaded video version of this tutorial.
Please watch this too.








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