Animatronic Head Foam Latex Skin Test - FREE CHAPTER


Animatronic Head Foam Latex Skin Test - FREE CHAPTER

In this excerpt from "How to Build an Animatronic Head Part 4" with master creature effects mechanic Craig Caton-Largent (Jurassic Park, Terminator 2: Judgment Day, Predator 2), you'll see how to glue a test skin onto your mechanical character head using Pros-Aide and patience. This process is critical for ensuring that the underlying mechanisms are lined up correctly with the facial features including eyes, brows, nose, and lips.

FREE CHAPTER HIGHLIGHTS

  • Test Fitting a Foam Latex Skin
  • Using Pros-Aide Glue & Detachol Adhesive Remover 
  • The Importance of Sealing Brass Parts Before Skinning
  • Adjusting the Skin to Avoid Distortion
  • Tips for Repairing Ripped Foam Latex

 

More ANIMATRONIC & MECHANICAL WEBCOURSES

HOW TO BUILD AN ANIMATRONIC HEAD PART 1 - CREATING THE MECHANICAL UNDERSKULL
HOW TO BUILD AN ANIMATRONIC HEAD PART 2 - EYE MECHANISM CONSTRUCTION & INSTALLATION
HOW TO BUILD AN ANIMATRONIC HEAD PART 3 - EYEBROW & JAW MECHANISMS
HOW TO MAKE AN EYE MECHANISM
ANIMATRONIC CHARACTER CREATION - ORGANIC MECHANICS PART 1
ANIMATRONIC CHARACTER CREATION - ORGANIC MECHANICS PART 2
CABLE MECHANISM BASICS - TENTACLES
HOW TO MAKE A MONSTER PUPPET - RODS & CABLES
ROBOT BRAINS - ANIMATRONIC CHARACTER SERVO CONTROL
MAKING A MECHANICAL HAND
ANIMATRONICS DESIGN BASICS

 
 

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