Saturday, October 6, 2012
How to Build Steampunk Goggles
OK a bit of a divergence but today we thought we'd show you how to build a pair of steampunk goggles. If you like to build terrain and other things, this isn't that far off topic. Many of the same principles work here too.
Here's the finished piece perched on an old Soviet era fur Ushanka Hat. Very reminiscent of a Warhammer 40k Vostroyan Guard outfit.
We also removed the strap, lenses and lens rings. These are a hard plastic so we tried a brand of spray paint designed for plastics. It did a decent job but we found it pulls off with taping and also scratches on any medium hit/drop.
The Old Crow