Readers ask: How To Make A Transformers Costume?
How much does a transformer costume cost?
A complete Drive Suit, including vehicle body, helmet, motor-equipped drive boots, battery belt and charger will run you about US$1,800 plus shipping. One of the suits can be seen in action in the video below.
How do you make a bumblebee costume?
- Cut strips of Black Duck Tape® to fit on the front and back of the tee shirt.
- Carefully place the stripes onto the shirt.
- Cover a piece of cardboard with White Duck Tape® and cut out wing shapes.
- Attach the wings and cone to the finished tee shirt, and you’re ready to for a fun night of trick-or-treating!
How can we make a transformer?
Wrap two, equal-length bars of steel with a thin layer of electrically-insulating tape. Wrap several hundred turns of magnet wire around these two bars. You may make these windings with an equal or unequal number of turns, depending on whether or not you want the transformer to be able to “step” voltage up or down.