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War Machine Helmet

As part of my Integrated CAD/CAM/CAE class (IPD 501), I was tasked with creating a piece of desk candy. I chose to design some Marvel superhero memorabilia, namely an aluminum replica of the character War Machine's helmet. I designed the helmet in SolidWorks, programmed GCode using SolidCAM, and finally milled the helmet using a Haas CNC Minimill.

In order to preserve the color scheme along the profile of the helmet, I decided to mill two separate parts, one for the metallic front profile and another for the black portion of the mask. When I mill the second part, I hope to achieve the color by anodizing it black.

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