Geordi Laforge Visor
by DrewSmith007, published
There were several versions, and these aren't perfect to any of them. But they're close...
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Nice. My friend did it and painted his the appropriate color. He actually even got it signed by Burton!
I'm 99% I drew them in inch scale, and I think it's roughly 6" x 6"
Whoever is printing them for you should be able to tell the footprint with the correct units.
I don't work in mm, but if for some weird reason they are in mm, they should be able to figure it out.
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1. Print out both parts
2. While they're printing, cut 50, 7/8" pieces of 1/8" diameter brass rod or tube. It's available at hobby lobby in the model train area. You'll probably need 2 packages of 3, 12" pieces.
3.Sand and fill the 2 printed pieces to your liking.
4.Glue the rods in the holes of 1 side only. You might have to redrill the holes, I did.
5.Glue the rods into the other side.
6.Glue, or use filler to close the gap (if any) between the two pieces.
7.Sand and fill all cracks, then sand some more until you're happy with the finish.
8.Mask the brass rods with tape. I used blue painters tape, it worked well.
9.Paint, then I recommend a clear coat as well.
10. (Optional) Find an event where Levar Burton is appearing, and have him sign them!
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