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Re: Adam Savage's Tested: scratchbuilt/vacuformed spaceship
« Reply #30 on: May 23, 2019, 01:25:33 pm »
Adam does a one-day build of a spaceship using vacuum forming techniques:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7uS7A4x31PY
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Re: Adam Savage/Tested: Moon suit kit
« Reply #31 on: July 10, 2019, 05:57:46 pm »
Building a garage kit of a Grumman concept Moon suit from the 1960s:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2zTdOfqO6g4

Kit manufacturer's site: https://futuristicmodel.ecwid.com/#!/c/0/offset=0&sort=addedTimeDesc

Short article about the real thing: http://www.astronautix.com/g/grummanmoonsuit.html

Secret projects thread about this and many other early spacesuit concepts: https://www.secretprojects.co.uk/threads/space-suit-prototypes-like-grumman-moon-suit-republic-etc.5714/


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Re: Adam Savage's Tested: scratchbuilt/vacuformed spaceship
« Reply #32 on: July 10, 2019, 09:59:03 pm »
And you wonder where the design of the robot from Lost in Space came from......
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