Here's just about everything you'll need to make a fabulous replica rifle!
Reference photos are attached below.
Produced about 10 years ago.
Solid piece of wood that has been stained and painted.
Faux barrel is attached w/ one screw.
Faux magazine release attached.
The stunt rifle had a solid...
Thought I'd start off a new thread with some of my custom builds. This will be mostly sci-fi weapons built off of modded Nerf guns and/or airsoft parts.
My first one here is a modded Raptorstrike. The stock gun looks like this:
It's just begging for a barrel.
So the first thing I did was...
First off, stripped off all the 'wood' parts and primed- Found this great primer that etches into plastic and metal removing the need for sanding (the most tedious part!) After priming I painted on then stippled my 'Steelgohst copyright magic rust paint' (iron powder mixed into acrylic paint...
The concept art by Broadmore, details the length of the gun which is really helpful, but there are a LOT of inaccuracies for screen version. Don't use this for final template if you want screen-accurate. But its great for sizing.
This is my best photo of the costume I made to go with the assault rifle I actually completed in time for Halloween. Cosplay is Wikus van der Merwe from the film District 9 directed by Neill Blomkamp.