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Unread 04-04-2013, 12:48 AM   #1
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What's a good material to make one of Robin's birdarangs out of? My usual approach to weapons is papercraft, but since these are smaller, I'm pretty sure they'll be taking a bit more of a beating than my usual paper weapons. I'm looking for a medium that I might be able to get a decent result out of without dumping a pile of money into it or having to work on them for months just to get one right.

I could do something like clay, which I suppose is a viable idea, but what kind of clay would be best? Model magic tends to crack, as does air dry, and I know sculpey has to be pretty thin for it to bake correctly. Suggestions? (About clay or other mediums?)

Ref: http://images3.wikia.nocookie.net/__.../Birdarang.png
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Unread 04-04-2013, 03:46 AM   #2
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some form of liquid plastic, or cutting em out of acryllic might work,
but i wouldnt take my word for it,
hopefully youll get some more opinions, from more reliable sources

(ive never made anything)
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