Guy makes his own Daft Punk helmet. This documents about 4 months of work in creating a replica of Thomas Bangalter's helmet from Daft Punk. The piece has over  daft punk thomas helmet prop SamoaSpider
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Guy makes his own Daft Punk helmet. This documents about 4 months of work in creating a replica of Thomas Bangalter's helmet from Daft Punk. The piece has over

This documents about 4 months of work in creating a replica of Thomas Bangalter's helmet from Daft Punk. The piece has over 350 LEDs, can run over 4 hours on a single charge, and the matrix is capable of being updated on-the-fly with a custom programmed iOS app.

Have some background music!
www.youtube.com/watch?v=flqJmPxanrk

Creator's blog:
volpinprops.blogspot.com/2011/09/daft-punk-helmet-thomas-final.html........(this project)
volpinprops.blogspot.com ........................................ ........................................ .........(his other stuff)

Timelapse video
www.youtube.com/watch?v=DxjmQfeYztA

Also, for those that will ask, visibility is actually quite good!
www.flickr.com/photos/87989001@N00/5764717497/in/photostream/

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Submitted: 03/21/2013
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#3 - samoaspider (03/21/2013) [-]
Deleted spamming anon comments. Sorry
Deleted spamming anon comments. Sorry
#17 to #3 - konradkurze (09/27/2013) [-]
< defend your thread
#18 - rieskimo (09/27/2013) [-]
I don't care if this is old, you got an extra thumb from me.

Volpin Props is awesome.
#14 - frodoswaggins (09/26/2013) [-]
Comment Picture
User avatar #4 - bloodspider (03/21/2013) [-]
Why did you upload this 2 times about 2 minutes apart?
User avatar #5 to #4 - samoaspider (03/21/2013) [-]
oh, my bad. i forgot to add it to daft punk channel and aborted upload, but appearantly it still went up. i deleted it now tho, thanks!
User avatar #8 - ravertoby (03/22/2013) [-]
I'd like to see the other ones mask and maybe buy it
#10 to #8 - samoaspider (03/22/2013) [-]
Guy-Manuel's helmet was sold on eBay for 5000$ (starting bid was 2000$)

his mask preview
www.youtube.com/watch?v=dltM2D9y8tk
User avatar #11 to #10 - ravertoby (03/22/2013) [-]
Dang. I've always wanted to get my hands on that helmet. It is perfectly awesome to me.
#12 to #11 - samoaspider (03/22/2013) [-]
i feel you bro...
User avatar #13 to #12 - ravertoby (03/22/2013) [-]
That image is a very good reason why I want it. I can make digital faces at everyone or even show lots of happiness with the ^-^ face, hell doing XD at someone would be hilarious.
User avatar #7 - ListerMucus (03/22/2013) [-]
that first pic was a tribute to a Bowie album I think?
#6 - muchac (03/22/2013) [-]
I bought one of his castings of this. Its amazing
#16 - konradkurze (09/27/2013) [-]
soooo....

the androids from Total Recall were in fact Daft Punk robots?
#15 - solarisofcelestia ONLINE (09/26/2013) [-]
Looking good.
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