help for electronic wiring.

  1. #1

    help for electronic wiring.

    I'm just getting started on my helmet for my custom mandalorian, and i saw that you can wire your helmet with electronics. like a comm system, and an automatic rangefinder(antena). I was just wondering if anyone has any recomendations on what equipment to get, or any electronic schematics on how to wire it up. any help is greatly appreiciated.

  2. #2
    I helped at SDCC '08 NovallTalon's Avatar
    Member Since
    Feb 2007
    From
    Yadkinville NC
    Posts
    2,028

    Re: help for electronic wiring.

    Here is a great tutorial on wiring up your RF so it moves:

    ZipZap Rangefinder tutorial

    You can use that same tutorial for multiple applications.

    As far as comms systems go, those can get fairly elaborate. I use a Radio Shack amp board wired to a pair of alienware laptop speakers and a powered mic all wired up in my bucket. A very few people do something similar, most people just use external voice amps.

  3. #3

    Re: help for electronic wiring.

    Thank you a lot Novall. I checked out that tutorial and Im going to get started right away.

Similar Threads

  1. Electronic help
    By Chucko in forum The Sarlacc Pit
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: Jun 3, 2010, 10:33 PM
  2. Electronic Help
    By psydaz in forum Boba Fett Costume
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: Oct 27, 2008, 6:26 AM
  3. Wiring ?
    By Sir BobaFett in forum Prop Building Workshop
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: Jul 29, 2005, 11:21 PM
  4. Wiring ?
    By FettTheHunter in forum Prop Building Workshop
    Replies: 25
    Last Post: Apr 17, 2005, 9:10 PM
  5. Wiring a fan (or other electronic)
    By Jedi-Bob in forum Boba Fett Helmet
    Replies: 13
    Last Post: Sep 23, 2004, 10:56 PM
  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •