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.
Make a robot friend with Adafruit’s CRICKIT – A Creative Robotics & Interactive Construction Kit. It’s an add-on to our popular Circuit Playground Express, FEATHER and other platforms to make and program robots with CircuitPython, MakeCode, and Arduino. Start controlling motors, servos, solenoids. You also get signal pins, capacitive touch sensors, a NeoPixel driver and amplified speaker output. It complements & extends your boards so you can still use all the goodies on the microcontroller, now you have a robotics playground as well.