Recent content by irishamericanlad

  1. irishamericanlad

    Blackwash Metal?

    gun blue is awesome for metal and brass and bronze
  2. irishamericanlad

    Not another I hear you say. Highlander.....

    here are some side by side pics and what i kinda suggest where to grind or cut .. the season one has a much fatter head than the SOtD so unless you plan on adding material to the handle just be prepared that it will be thinner than the actual prop.:
  3. irishamericanlad

    Not another I hear you say. Highlander.....

    top part of the head .. you can see how it slopes down.. if you want i can show you what i would do .. draw it out and post the pics for you to follow :) i would love to see your own rendition
  4. irishamericanlad

    Not another I hear you say. Highlander.....

    a dremmel on low with a small tool is easy to control when taking off greater materials .. it’s safe for sure .. but If you want i can also send you a SOTD casting as wel for you to dremmel away on. but i think you doing a handle on your own would be very heartfelt and an amazing display piece :)
  5. irishamericanlad

    I want to buy a Ramriez Costume from highlander

    your best bet is to find a sewing pattern and find a little sewing shop near you to work out a deal.. cheap is not a word that many people like to hear or use as its kind of a let down on both sides, like your getting a cheap product and they are making something cheap.. but a cost effective way...
  6. irishamericanlad

    Not another I hear you say. Highlander.....

    the top of the head comes to a kind of triangle and the sides kinda swoop in... so i would dremmel down some and angle the skull, i am still sending you a handle but i like what you are doing here as well! ..
  7. irishamericanlad

    help identify what this is from

    you guys are amazing! and i loooove that you all have as hard a time letting go of a mystery as i do lol!!!
  8. irishamericanlad

    Highlander Duncan katana.

    are you doing the handle as well?
  9. irishamericanlad

    A Savage question...

    he’s on these boards.. maybe he will chime in!
  10. irishamericanlad

    help identify what this is from

    my dad found this at a flea market, he’s a leather worker and he been using it as a cutting tool, however it looks like it’s from some kind of SiFi weapon .. maybe a cheap off the shelf thing buuuut he’s asked me if i know, and my obsession to solve mysteries has gotten the best of me .. i have...
  11. irishamericanlad

    Starting a cosplay Highlander (H1) katana...

    http://www.wyrdrune.com/Costume/index.html?leather/index.html~right here’s how one guy made it and a seamstress page on an amazing collection of photos of the costume http://www.naergilien.info/real-life-research/movies/highlander/
  12. irishamericanlad

    Starting a cosplay Highlander (H1) katana...

    hi, it’s a rough take on elizabeth style clothes of the time and you would need to find a competent seamstress to make one.. i have seen several really good versions and i believe there are several patterns out there .. but for the most part it will take you some research and time. i do recall...
  13. irishamericanlad

    kurgan helmet

    some more textures
  14. irishamericanlad

    kurgan helmet

    it looks good! i can’t tell from the pics without weathering but the film one and the licensed one i make have a mix of smooth bone and the rough deteriorated bone ..
  15. irishamericanlad

    kurgan helmet

    the licensed ones i make i use some different things.. let me get home to my PC and post a few pics.. lets see yours
Top