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epicninjakidd
11-01-2011, 07:53 PM
You are probably going to roll your eyes at this and i am sorry >< but I me and my friend want to go as ed and al from fma. I am for the most part cosplay savy with buying things and have found my outfit but then i realized that i had make my automail and her armor. This is my second real cosplay and my first cosplay where i have make something of real merit and making something for someone else who probably wants quailty. >< i dont even know to begin with al's armor but i think i can piece togethers eds arm and leg :lost: atleast i thought i could and now its 2 monthe before sacanime and i am panicking, i just convinced my friend to be armor al. >< please post : reference images so i can maybe hack it on my own, reasonable ad of used automail or al armor or even tutorials or a patterns. Please and thank you , I am a total newb but thank you for helping me :)

Stina006
11-26-2011, 11:53 PM
http://www.fmamotorcycles.com/index.php/alphonse-a/
There's a pattern of Al's armor.
Craft foam, hot glue and styrene works wonders but I recommend trying here.
http://www.amethyst-angel.com/aa_bookstore.html
and here
http://amethyst-angel.com/armormaking_automail2.html
I'm trying this out too and it gets frustrating after a while. Just TAKE YOUR TIME with this. Don't get frustrated because it starts to look bad or wrong.
Good Luck.
and Just an FYI, I started working on my automail a little under a month ago and it's already done. Also if you're using Ed's long coat and jacket, Just make his hand for now XD