Make a Mold for Helmet?

Discussion in 'Replica Costumes' started by SickTag, Feb 21, 2012.

  1. SickTag

    SickTag New Member

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    Hello all, I was wondering if anyone had a good method for making a mold of a helmet? I worked very hard to build the helmet, resin and bondo, and would like to make another to play around with and try new stuff with, however if I could just cast and pour a new helmet from my original it would save me weeks.
  2. Fierfek

    Fierfek Sr Member

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    It all depends on how much you're willing to spend and what you have to work with. If you plan on making one cast, you must consider if you're willing and able to commit more than a hundred bucks.
  3. SickTag

    SickTag New Member

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    Well I want to cast the ToR Helmet, perhaps 3 casts, and it is a pain to build, and want to cast the helm and the visor separate. I just don't know how to go about making a mold from the helm (without damaging it).
  4. propnoob74

    propnoob74 Well-Known Member

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    Hey brother; here is some tutorials that may get you going on the cast; is a 3 parts video, also on the left side of the screen you will see some more videos that tell you what to use in different ways to cast it....

    I hope it helps

    How to mold a helmet Part 1 - YouTube

  5. Etewaf

    Etewaf Active Member

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  6. Lazerblade

    Lazerblade Active Member

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    Do you have a picture of your ToR helmet? I would like to see it.

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