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PipDroid Project part 9 (Final)!

So last night I ended up finishing the final paint scheme I had for this thing.  This morning I took the whole thing to work and clear coated it.  After it dried I ended up scuffing it up a little … Continue reading

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PipDroid Project part 8!

Ok everyone, this is a major update because I feel like I recently did a lot of work on this today, and also because this thing is just about done! (Above) I zipped tied everything to a coat hanger, the … Continue reading

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PipDroid project part 7!

(above) ive built up the latching panels and getting them ready to sand, ive added some clay details and i can already tell these two pieces will be harder to work with than the other main piece. (above) i added … Continue reading

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PipDroid project part 6!!! >.<

(above) so i did go back and make some adjustments.  i sanded in some harder edges because i thought it looked too glued together.  it needed a little more definition and detail and i just wasn’t happy with a few … Continue reading

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PipDroid project part 5!!

(above) so i molded in some more detailed areas, sanded it down and got it ready for a layer of epoxy. (above) Then after 1 layer of epoxy i decided it was a little too plain so i started adding … Continue reading

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PipDroid project part 4

so above you can kind of make out some of the added on detail parts that im adding on to the top half of the pipdroid.  its getting a little more technical but its coming out nicely.  i have to … Continue reading

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PipDroid project part 3!

So I went grocery shopping and in the pet isle I found this small dog collars and thought, man that would be perfect for my pipdroid project.  I bought 3 but only ended up using 2.  cutting them in half … Continue reading

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(ABOVE)  This is closer to something i may go for with this particular piece.  i think ill keep working on it and see where it goes at least.  i think i like it better without the skin tone. For a … Continue reading

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New PipDroid part 2

So using some felt tape i have at work, i mapped out some major base ideas like where the hinging system goes and where the doors would open,  i then glued on the phone mount and the two modified pens … Continue reading

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New PipDroid

Ive been told to update sooner than i was expecting (cough cough)…  haha, im actually sick though, not putting you on the spot chris!  haha im just kidding buddy, well i restarted the pipdroid project due to a new found … Continue reading

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