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How to make shin armor (with templates)



Materials
[Materials for making templates]
-Drawing paper 10piece
-Scotch tape(Sellotape) 3piece
-Packaging tape(parcel tape) 1piece

[Main materials]
-EVA foam
→1.5mm or 2mm thick 100cm X 20cm
→5mm thick 100cm X 70cm
-Synthetic leather 100cm X 20cm
-"Bond G17"(one of sticky glue in Japan) 100ml
-Liquid super glue 5pieces
-Hot melt(glue gun) 10piece
-Velcro 100cm

[Painting materials]
-"Bond G17"(one of sticky glue in Japan) 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
-Paint tools (brush etc)

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

Work time
15Hours

Spec
-

Template data
PDF format(A4 size)

-How to print is here.
-After printing, it becomes easy to use by sticking it on Drawing paper with spray glue.
-Size:Free size(Adjust if needed)
-Mentions of "x1","x2" etc are the numbers of sheets.
(If you need both arms or both legs etc, cut the number of double.)
-Mentions of "2mm" , "5mm" etc are thickness of EVA foam.

Completion drawing


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 body.
Make Templates from Drawing paper.
Wrap Drawing paper to a shin and stick Packaging tape.



Cut open it. Repeat cutting and pasting.


Repeat cutting and pasting.


Cut open.
Copy to new Drawing paper and make a fair copy.


Assemble the fair copy.


When you make a ideal from, cut open it. Use it.
When you want to know how to make Templates, browse this page.


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





EVA foam is soft material.
You can process it easily.
Other names are EVA board, EVA zote, Craft foam etc.
Cosplayers all over the world use this.

Introduction video




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

I always use "Running fire box cutter","Blade breaker",Cutting mat.
"Blade breaker" can break the blade easily.


Use Standard art knife or Cushion grip art knife to cut small ornaments etc, too.






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●5mm厚COSボードを楽天で買う

[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)

[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) 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
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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
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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.)





Super glue accelerator makes hardening time short.
It's so useful.
Watch this video.


When you use 100ml, you can make a armorset or about two, three weapons.
←100ml ←420ml


Cut material into the Templates form.
Cut out 5mm thick EVA foam.


Cut it into slant with a Box cutter etc.


Glue with a Liquid super glue.


Glue with a Liquid super glue.


Glue with a Liquid super glue.
Bend by heating with a Lighter or a Heat gun.(Be careful about fire)
Reinforce by heaping a Hot melt(glue gun) on the backside of glueing places.
Glue Cloth or Synthetic leather on points with burdens.


↑ギャクヨガ愛用ライター、使いやすい! ガスがなくなったらボンベで充填しましょう


ギャクヨガが愛用しているグルーガンです、口が広くてとても使いやすい!

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.



Make front plates.
Cut material into the Templates form.
Cut out 5mm thick EVA foam.


Glue with a Liquid super glue.


Glue with a Liquid super glue.


Make back plates.
Cut material into the Templates form.
Cut out 5mm thick EVA foam.


Glue with a Liquid super glue.


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.


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.


Make belts.
Cut out 1.5mm or 2mm thick EVA foam.
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.










I finished glueing.
Glue with a Hot melt(glue gun).


Make surface like crabs.
Make Broke piece of EVA foam scrap.
Mix scraps and "Bond G17"(one of sticky glue in Japan).



Paint mixed one twice with brush.
Don't use fire until drying, because "Bond G17" burns easily. Don' use a Lighter etc until drying.
(It will char in seconds.)
However don't paint to parts made by Plastic sheets.
Dry it about 2 ~ 6 hours.


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Painting
Paint white part.
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.



Paint red part. Paint Bottle lacquer paint with a paint brush.
Paint boader of color with a Airbrush politely.





●初心者にオススメ
安価なUSB充電式エアブラシ。
これ一つでエアブラシ塗装が手軽に行えます、60分充電すれば45分稼働できます。
エアブラシ塗装を手軽に始めるならまずはこれ。


●本格的に始めるなら
Mr.カラーを作っているクレオスのエアブラシセットです。
エアブラシ塗装に必要なものが一式セットになった定番商品です。
ギャクヨガも昔使ってました。
電源はコンセント接続です。



●ギャクヨガが使っている物を使いたいなら
性能は高いですが高価です。
ホースは別途購入が必要です。



Paint left part with Lacquer Spray.


After painting
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.


Complete












The red circle is the parts which I made in this time.


The red circle is the parts which I made in this time.


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