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« on: October 30, 2011 07:02:51 AM »

I have been thinking aout this outfit way to much than is healthy. I already had the paper overalls and so a week ago I thought to myself "it'd be really cool to make myself a respirator as buying one is WAY too expensive"...





the biohazard bag came from a friend who works somewhere with..well.. biohazards lol.

here's my mask:





the whole respirator equipment was made with stuff I had in my house, all I had to buy was the crepe paper for covering the bottle!
2 x pepsi bottles (1 for the mask, 1 for the bottle)
2 x mcdonald's posh condiment pots from a chicken select meal (sweet chilli and bbq i believe)
elastic
heavy duty seam tape
newspaper
pva glue
plastic insulating tape (red and black)
foam insulation on a roll
1 x biohazard bag
1 x length tubing

I'm pretty darn proud of everything except the fact that I'm going to have to put some actual air holes in the mask 'cos I keep inadvertantly creating a vacuum between the mask and my chubby cheeks lol!!

and using some of my fake blood (http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=393738) I made my biohazard bag look really disgusting.


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« Reply #1 on: October 30, 2011 07:30:45 AM »

That is awesome!! I love how perfect it is yet so simple to put together. I'll have to put this on my list to dress up as someday  Cheesy
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« Reply #2 on: October 30, 2011 07:57:17 AM »

very cool. great job!
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« Reply #3 on: October 30, 2011 08:14:01 AM »

Love it! You did an amazing job!
Might I suggest, since I also work in an environment with the occassional biohazard, that you wear goggles?  Wouldn't want to get that s##t in your eyes either!! 
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« Reply #4 on: October 30, 2011 09:15:29 AM »

if I can find them, I will lol!!
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« Reply #5 on: October 31, 2011 08:11:16 AM »

Sweeet.  I need a similar suit to clean up my son's room...
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« Reply #6 on: October 31, 2011 11:27:28 AM »

found my goggles lol.
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« Reply #7 on: November 01, 2011 08:14:57 AM »

I love this idea!
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« Reply #8 on: November 01, 2011 11:36:05 AM »

Great idea, love this!
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