July 14, 2014 AT 9:00 am

Magnetic Magneto Helmet

magneto helmet 2

If you’re going to dress like Magneto from X-Men, it’s only appropriate for your helmet to be magnetic. Tumblr users vasyavzdroihev and jiyouh made the rough shape of the helmet from foam and paper tape. They installed neodymium magnets on the top of the helmet and covered the foam with “epoxy soaked glass fiber fabrics.” They then added putty and polished the helmet until it was smooth before adding trim made from lightweight PVC.

magneto helmet 1

magneto helmet wip

See more in progress pics at Tumblr.

via Neatorama


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