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pixelpup2001
« on: November 08, 2011 08:17:01 PM »

With only one week before Halloween my son made up his mind of what he wanted to be, an angler fish.
It's made of paper mache and fits like a helmet. The eyes and angler thingy light up.

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« Reply #1 on: November 08, 2011 08:37:51 PM »

LOL! this is AWESOME!!! what did you use to light up the bits?
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« Reply #2 on: November 08, 2011 08:38:06 PM »

Totally awesome!!
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« Reply #3 on: November 10, 2011 10:40:47 PM »

great job!  what did you use to light it?
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« Reply #4 on: November 12, 2011 08:28:36 AM »

I used LED lights hooked up to a battery pack taped to the back near the tail on the inside. I also put in a switch that's under the fin on the outside so it could be turned on and off more easily. My son now uses it as a night light.
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« Reply #5 on: November 14, 2011 08:18:10 AM »

Woah! Brilliant!!!

And what an awesome kid you have to ask for such a thing!  You know, now that you've made an angler fish costume with fabulous execution, he will believe that you can make absolutely anything.  His requests each year are going to be increasingly challenging until at age ten he will request a fully articulated velociraptor skeleton.  Which you will accomplish with heroic skill, and he will terrorize the neighborhood with it well into December.
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« Reply #6 on: November 16, 2011 03:38:09 AM »

That is totally awesome! I <3 anger fish, and your kid is super creative for coming up with that idea.
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« Reply #7 on: November 25, 2011 05:31:16 PM »

this is awesome!
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