How-To Make Metal: Electroplating a 3D Printed Star Wars Helmet

 

A how-to for turning anything, like a star wars based 3d print, into metal by electroplating it. That’s right: 3d printing, star wars, and electroplating all in one video… Goodness thats geeky! General warning: This video is for demonstration purposes and and any attempts will be done at your own risk. Heed to any and all instructions and precautions labeled on any products used in the video.

Product Links (Amazon):

 

Super Shield Nickel Conductive Coating: http://amzn.to/2oeiAo3

Nickel Print Conductive Paint (Small Jar): http://amzn.to/2pd8Izz

Caswell Plating – Plug N Plate Copper & Nickel Kit: http://amzn.to/2p2eDb0

Mother’s Mag & Aluminum Polish: http://amzn.to/2oxIGG1

Funko Pop Figure – The Count from Sesame Street: http://amzn.to/2oxA42l

 

How to Assemble 3D Prints: https://www.fictiv.com/hwg/fabricate/… http://www.polymaker.com/3d-printed-i…

Captain Phasma 3D Print file by Geoffro: http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:1343844

Upload and purchase 3D Prints from 3D Hubs: https://www.3dhubs.com

 

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Music Credits: “Clockwork” by Sixth Gate Productions licensed via LumaFusion

“RSPN” by Blank & Kytt: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Bla…

“The Pirate and the Dancer” by Rolemusic: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Bla…

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