Does foam armor hold up to making mother molds?

Discussion in 'Marvel Costumes and Props' started by Cajuncrawtator, May 14, 2015.

  1. Cajuncrawtator

    Cajuncrawtator New Member

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    Sorry if this is the wrong spot.

    I am currently making iron mans armor out of foam. I have seen xrobot guy on youtube make a mother mold from his original iron man foam armor. Will the foam parts hold up well? Still in the process of putting foam together, but I am thinking long term for this project. In case I do decide to make molds of my armor and cast them in resin.
  2. Manni

    Manni New Member

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    Can't see why not. I made none of cardboard and then silicone moulded it and made mother molds for the silicone. Worked a treat. Just seal the foam properly so the silicone doesn't get absorbed if it's a porous foam

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