ARMATURES (126)

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Tie down/rig strategy for a unicycle?

I've got a character design that is like a unicycle; the lower body has a single wide wheel rather than a pair of legs. Rather like a unicy…

Started by Nathan Moody

0 May 30, 2017

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

8 May 28, 2017
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, 2017
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, 2017
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, 2017
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, 2017
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, 2017
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

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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