Insectile leather mask from Bob Basset

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11 Responses to “Insectile leather mask from Bob Basset”

  1. Anonymous says:

    Actually, it looks just like a TIE-fighter pilot crossed with Greedo (who shot first).

    Johannes Ochs

  2. EggyToast says:

    These would be much cooler if they were modeled on an actual person. They lose something just being on a bust.

  3. optuser says:

    Awesome helmet for motorcycle drag racing, maybe. Zero peripheral vision in this thing. You’re looking out the bottoms of two soda bottles.

    Otherwise I’d drive around in my car wearing this awesomeness.

    Greedo wants a cut for modeling his head.

  4. Rich Keller says:

    Yet another amazing mask. The first thing I thought of was the daring jumping spider, Phidippus audax. It just needs six more eyes and some irridescent mouth parts. Come to think of it, Phidippus Audax would make a great Steampunk name. He could have a steam-powered exoskeleton to jump from dirigible to dirigible.

  5. Larry7 says:

    There’s a disturbing pattern of these things popping up on boingboing lately… has there been a market shift? Is there a larger proportion of `fetishists’ among us? ;)

  6. Jennypen says:

    Oh my good god, it’s Steampunk Greedo.

  7. musicman says:

    Looks like the tie fighter helmets from Star Wars. Excellent.

  8. Baeocystin says:

    It’d make an awesome motorcycle helmet.

    (do note I said awesome, not safe. :D)

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