Go Back   Cosplay.com > Cosplay Construction > Props/Accessories/Armor

Reply
Thread Tools
Unread 09-18-2017, 01:58 PM   #1
KyroTheAssassin
Kouhai
 
KyroTheAssassin's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2014
Posts: 8
The Deku Struggle

Plan on making a Deku cosplay from Hero Academia of his new outfit as close as I can to it. What im wondering, is if there is anyway to have an LED/button system hooked up in my right glove where every time I push the button while making a fist, it activates lights under like this gif shows. Its kind of a long stretch but I'd really like a Deku cosplay that stands out in the crowd.

__________________
"Compromise. That's what everyone has insisted on. And so I have learnt it. But differently than most, I think. I realize now that it will take time, that the road ahead is long and shrouded in darkness. It is a road which will not always take me where I wish to go - and I doubt I will live to see it end. But I will travel down it nonetheless."
"For at my side walks hope. In the face of all that insists I turn back, I carry on: this, this is my compromise.”
KyroTheAssassin is offline   Reply With Quote
 
Unread 09-20-2017, 11:40 PM   #2
Midnight Dawn
Registered User
 
Midnight Dawn's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2011
Posts: 1,860
Well a tact switch should do then. It's small and kind of fragile. So be careful with it.

Here's a link to what it looks like. https://sc01.alicdn.com/kf/HTB1p.AtG...Xq6xXFXXX7.jpg
__________________
When in doubt, just take the next small step.
With that next step take a deep breath. It calms the mind.
When the mind is calm you realize the best is still yet to come.
Midnight Dawn is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 09-23-2017, 01:52 AM   #3
Jei-Cos
Jei-Cos
 
Jei-Cos's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Posts: 11,486
Totally doable. I would use what Midnight said (honestly, when DON'T I agree with Midnight lol), and you can put it in your hand. Are you using a glove as in a skintone armsock with fingers? Because that's what I'm assuming. You can rig it under that in your palm with something a little larger on top that will help it press down when the fist is made (similar to a fistpacker, but used to help press the button. Without exact placement, it'll be very hard to hit the button without anything helping you press it in.
__________________
Cosplay DA Regular DA Cosplay Group DA Tumblr
Commissions Here YouTube Group YouTube
Kumoricon 2017:
-Created Character [SAO Hollow Realization]
-Cloud [Dissidia Final Fantasy]
-Red [Pokemon Fire Red]
-Gohan [DBZ]
Jei-Cos is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:24 PM.


Copyright 2002-2017 Cosplay.com, LLC. All Rights Reserved.
All comments and posts in our forums are the opinion of the respective poster.