Project Title

Customizable Armor Set

College

College of Engineering and Polymer Science

Date of Last Revision

2021-08-26 04:53:06

Major

Mechanical Engineering

Honors Course

4600:471

Number of Credits

4

Degree Name

Bachelor of Science

Date of Expected Graduation

Spring 2021

Abstract

This project is intended to help people who make costume armor by reducing the amount of time and money it takes to create a set of armor. Making armor can take a lot of resources for beginners, and this project is intended to help hobbyists with that process. This customizable armor set goes through the engineering design process, from the initial design of the parts to creating the prototype using vacuum forming. The prototype armor can be painted and adhered to using acrylic paint and contact cement, respectively, and fits three sizes of small, medium, and large.

Research Sponsor

James Reedy

First Reader

Kim de Groh

Second Reader

Jason Miller

Honors Faculty Advisor

Christopher Daniels

Included in

Manufacturing Commons

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