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Daft Punk: Thomas helmet in 4 months!

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Uploaded on Sep 17, 2011

Managed to shave nearly 13 months off the project timeline!

For more info on the build and process, check out my website: http://volpinprops.blogspot.com

Music by Madeon - "Pop Culture"
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lTx3G6...
facebook.com/itsmadeon

This video documents about 4 months of work in creating a replica of Thomas Bangalter's helmet from Daft Punk. The piece has over 350 LEDs, can run over 4 hours on a single charge, and the matrix is capable of being updated on-the-fly with a custom programmed iOS app.

Also, for those that will ask, visibility is actually quite good!

Programming for the helmet code was done by James Moss.
http://jamesmoss.co.uk/

Chroming work courtesy of Creations n' Chrome
http://www.creationsnchrome.com/

Custom PCBs printed by batchPCB.com (designed by me)
http://batchpcb.com/index.php/Products

"Kiss" video at the end courtesy of Pher Reinman

THIS PROJECT WAS A ONE-OFF. I AM NOT TAKING ORDERS FOR DUPLICATES.

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