ARMATURES (108)

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Building a stone giant

Hi guys ! It's been a while since I came here to post anything. Now I'm working on my next stop motion short and I'd like to share what I'…

Started by Hugo

6 on Saturday
Reply by Hugo

Tentacles!

Anyone have a good, budget technique to make the armature for tentacles? Skin will be foam or rubber. I don't have the budget for ball and…

Started by tam hinton

4 May 12
Reply by tam hinton

Ball and sockets from Alibaba

Has anyone purchased small ball-and-socket joints from Alibaba before? They usually require a minimum quantity of 500 units so I'm looking…

Started by Alec Fredericks

4 Apr 14
Reply by Serge Taganski

I'm choosing between TWO online armature kits...

Hi there!!I'll be ordering two armatures this week but am not sure which to go for. option one is through: http://www.animationsupplies.net

Started by Hannah Garcia

5 Mar 24
Reply by Brandon Ayers

How to silver solder with threaded pieces...

I've used silver solder to solder to put together non threaded pieces, that seemed straightforward. I just put in some flux a couple of sni…

Started by Stuart Bury

2 Mar 1
Reply by Dave Hettmer

Heat Shrink Tubing

Hey all! I just built my first ball and socket armature and have run into something puzzling: the kit provides clear plastic heat shrink tu…

Started by Aarica North

2 Feb 19
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

Making a Jaw on a wire armature

This has been one of my recurring problems, when it comes to making stop motion monster puppets: The Jaw. In the image attached I have show…

Started by Angus Lamont

9 Dec 15, 2016
Reply by rick gibson

1 $ Handmade Armature

I made this armature for my film project. It's very cheap,strong,flexible and easy to make with the right tools. I was wondering if making…

Started by Samer Khaleel

9 Dec 12, 2016
Reply by Samer Khaleel

Whats the best silicone to use?

What is the best silicone I can use for a stop-motion puppet? Are there any brands that are better?Are there more affordable ones but will…

Started by T F

2 Nov 8, 2016
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

Armacreatures armature for sale

I have a Ray Harryhousen Armacreatres armature set plus rigging kit for sale. Some of the parts have been assembled into the standard biped…

Started by Kit

1 Oct 22, 2016
Reply by Kit

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