Tag Archives: Power armor

Power armor redux

I’ve made some substantial improvements to the power armor costume for FI.  Instead of pull-type gas springs(for closing storm doors) I have now installed push-type gas springs(for opening cabinet or vehicle doors vertically).  You can see both up and down … Continue reading

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Video of ‘bug in a can’

Thats what i built and wore to the FI event last weekend. It worked well enough, until the hot sun melted the duct tape insulating the battery terminals and they shorted and caught fire. But that happened after game off.

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Led matrix

So I have begun construction of the LED matrix. which will form the centerpiece of my power armor. It is a 91-element LED assembly in the shape of a hexagon. Ive printed out the LED holder plate and all the … Continue reading

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Armoire of invincibility

Construction has begun in my power armor. I’ve designed boots that will carry and actuate air pumps to fill my air jet nerf guns as I walk. Currently they can also be utilized while stationary by lifting my heels up … Continue reading

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