Bulletproof Mandalorian Armor! (HACKLORIAN: Chapter 8)

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0:00 Intro
0:24 Project Overview
2:02 Armor Design Begins!
3:00 Chest Plate Design
7:04 Laser Cutting
7:35 Bending and Welding
9:55 Epic Build Montage!
10:54 Bulletproof Test
13:28 Attaching Armor to Costume
17:07 Donning the Suit!
17:58 Outro

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  1. Hacksmith Industries

    Hacksmith Industries29 päivää sitten

    Buy our new merch at www.hacksmith.store !

  2. The Weird childz

    The Weird childz2 päivää sitten

    Hey when you are done with the hackalorian do a pokemon project with pokeballs that have projector that makes its look like it is returning a pokemon and do you know thouse robot dogs you can buy one and turn it in to a pokemon like eevee or pikachu and if you do do a pikachu robot can you make it do thunder bolt

  3. L'Ri Talent

    L'Ri Talent5 päivää sitten

    @Hacksmith Industries let us know the dates...might be title-mention relevant 😬😬😬⭐

  4. Mac Kix Tv

    Mac Kix Tv5 päivää sitten

    We need a bat suit

  5. Real Midas

    Real Midas6 päivää sitten

    @Darthnater4ever millons

  6. Red Zoom

    Red Zoom6 päivää sitten

    I got the next challenge for you guys if you're up for it! BATMANS CAPE! Using Nitinol for the "fingers" of the cape!

  7. aulbeut

    aulbeut52 minuuttia sitten

    Is it light Saber proof?

  8. Eli Terry

    Eli TerryTunti sitten

    Hacksmith 2025: we will build a iron man suit that actually expands from a heart.

  9. Yavi XX

    Yavi XXTunti sitten

    Imagine him working with paty mayo and he pulls up wearing this they gonna be scared

  10. Default Mannnle

    Default Mannnle2 tuntia sitten

    Won’t the bolts be hitting your shin

  11. Pog Champion :D

    Pog Champion :D3 tuntia sitten

    is it metal

  12. Isaiah The Potato

    Isaiah The Potato7 tuntia sitten

    Can you make a Captain America shield that can bounce on walls and back to you

  13. Olivia Sandwisch

    Olivia Sandwisch10 tuntia sitten

    you should make rocket boots

  14. Gregor Boxer

    Gregor Boxer14 tuntia sitten

    Hacklorian sounds like delorian. Why not call it hackalorian. Sounds better in my opinion

  15. Hacksmith Industries

    Hacksmith Industries11 tuntia sitten

    This was the final episode dude. Bit late for feedback

  16. Philip Hines

    Philip Hines17 tuntia sitten

    11:00 Going all Demolition Ranch on that armour? Need to get Matt Carricker up for it - or maybe better visit him down in Texas…. 😁😁

  17. blazecobra

    blazecobra19 tuntia sitten

    At this point I wouldn’t be surprised if James said the military asked him to manufacture loads of these

  18. Idk Now

    Idk Now19 tuntia sitten

    I was just wondering if you could make the master cheif armor and the combat evolved pistol?

  19. Cory Rusch

    Cory Rusch21 tunti sitten

    My wallet from you guys was incomplete no middle part in the wallet

  20. AureaUeno Thill

    AureaUeno ThillPäivä sitten


  21. WonderLoaf

    WonderLoafPäivä sitten

    Oh my god. If there was a Kevlar plate under the breastplate it'd be even more perfect. Magnificent.

  22. Preston Coker

    Preston CokerPäivä sitten

    Hey can I have that perfectly good chestplate you threw away.

  23. King BD Ball

    King BD BallPäivä sitten

    is so nnnniiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiccccccccccceeeeee

  24. Brayden Hand

    Brayden HandPäivä sitten

    What about the whistling sparrows or at least a dart launcher.

  25. Exar Kun

    Exar KunPäivä sitten

    its called vambrace ha sry my inner nerd came out

  26. wave1401

    wave1401Päivä sitten

    You spelled armour right, amazing!

  27. Spider verse Gaming

    Spider verse GamingPäivä sitten

    10:17 it's the song from the star Wars game with cal kestis also this is the way

  28. Eugoija

    EugoijaPäivä sitten

    why he look like reanu keeve

  29. sami waseem

    sami waseemPäivä sitten

    Where's the powerloader

  30. Spicy_lemons115

    Spicy_lemons115Päivä sitten

    Hacksmith done turned into demolition ranch for a sec there

  31. death comeslast

    death comeslastPäivä sitten

    I came here to watch mando not demolition ranch

  32. SomethingSomething Ryona

    SomethingSomething RyonaPäivä sitten

    I always thought the Hacksmith Icon looked like Phase 1 Clone Trooper helmets front profile.

  33. Gunnar Scoles

    Gunnar ScolesPäivä sitten

    hacksmith and j lazer vid need to collab


    FANTASTIC_MR_C2 päivää sitten

    If you could of afforded it you could of used titanium

  35. Ronin_Society

    Ronin_Society2 päivää sitten

    You look amazing in the armor

  36. Daniel Cisneros

    Daniel Cisneros2 päivää sitten

    and cockpiece

  37. Daniel Cisneros

    Daniel Cisneros2 päivää sitten

    nevermind about the knee but yo still need the back and the butt pieces

  38. Daniel Cisneros

    Daniel Cisneros2 päivää sitten

    you forgot the back plate

  39. Dark_blade527

    Dark_blade5272 päivää sitten

    10:01 reminded me of tony stark in the first iron man movie when he made his first suit.

  40. Ng Yu Hang

    Ng Yu Hang2 päivää sitten

    This has been such an incredible build! Hacksmith industries just continues to blow my mind with all these creations. Kudos to the whole team for giving all their effort to make this stuff, couldn’t imagine how long it takes to even produce. Enjoyed it to the last bit.

  41. Tyrin Williams

    Tyrin Williams2 päivää sitten

    Anyone else thinks the chest plate looks like a computer mouse in solid works 🤣

  42. Tyrin Williams

    Tyrin Williams2 päivää sitten

    Anyone else thinks the chest plate looks like a computer mouse in solid works 🤣

  43. bodoti qwiu

    bodoti qwiu2 päivää sitten

    Hacksmith: I need metal *holds out hand *metal spawns Bogdon: 😳

  44. RokkoTaco

    RokkoTaco2 päivää sitten

    *uses a shotgun from long range* “Oh wow, it did no damage”

  45. TheLastNebula

    TheLastNebula3 päivää sitten

    Dude, that's out of this world.

  46. bodoti qwiu

    bodoti qwiu2 päivää sitten

    Hello from america! With you guys being in Canada how did you guys get to have guns for shooting the armor. Just curious. Awesome armor best realistic cosplay!

  47. JJamesgames

    JJamesgames3 päivää sitten

    I’d buy the failed chest plates bc they are smaller so they might fit me 😂

  48. Mr. Upaps

    Mr. Upaps3 päivää sitten

    edge of tomorrow suit

  49. Victor P

    Victor P3 päivää sitten

    Dude.. you'll get this video demonitized over using their copyrighted Mandolorian soundtrack(unless it WAS a Re-mix by someone who allowed the usage...). But.. the end product - super cool:)

  50. Hacksmith Industries

    Hacksmith Industries2 päivää sitten

    Read the music caption ;)

  51. Hannah Clark

    Hannah Clark3 päivää sitten

    put all chest peace all 3 plz it will be better more the better

  52. Emily An

    Emily An3 päivää sitten

    Literally no one: James: this is sponsored by...

  53. Hacksmith Industries

    Hacksmith Industries2 päivää sitten

    Literally all youtubers?

  54. Tim Annett

    Tim Annett3 päivää sitten

    Make Bucky’s metal arm from the MCU

  55. ItzFrostXD

    ItzFrostXD3 päivää sitten

    Looks like winter solider in the thumbnail

  56. mad maxjmum

    mad maxjmum3 päivää sitten

    Hello from america! With you guys being in Canada how did you guys get to have guns for shooting the armor. Just curious. Awesome armor best realistic cosplay!

  57. Francesco Chico

    Francesco Chico3 päivää sitten

    This is the way

  58. Jessica Fairley

    Jessica Fairley3 päivää sitten

    I've been subscribed for 4 years

  59. I am Mxrixn Barz Production

    I am Mxrixn Barz Production4 päivää sitten

    If bill gates wants you to sell the whole costume and with all equipment....how much cash would you want.

  60. Markus85

    Markus854 päivää sitten

    I think you should also make some mando grenades.

  61. Ruhrgebiet Flair

    Ruhrgebiet Flair4 päivää sitten

    11:00 I thought Mad from Demo Ranch came arround

  62. minij hooi

    minij hooi4 päivää sitten

    Hacksmith: I need metal *holds out hand *metal spawns Bogdon: 😳

  63. conker116_

    conker116_4 päivää sitten

    Does anyone know where I can get sheets of that Natural Gum Rubber?

  64. emir gürsan

    emir gürsan4 päivää sitten

    mandolorian is not hacklorian

  65. minij hooi

    minij hooi4 päivää sitten

    This is the way.

  66. Χρήστος Μητρολιός

    Χρήστος Μητρολιός4 päivää sitten

    How much did it cost

  67. Tf2Engie21

    Tf2Engie214 päivää sitten

    This brings cosplay to the next level

  68. AzureDragon

    AzureDragon4 päivää sitten

    Hacksmith you only have one thing left to create for the mandalorian… the darksaber look it up if you don’t know that the darksaber is

  69. PDTent

    PDTent4 päivää sitten

    HEV suit next

  70. simi sivan

    simi sivan4 päivää sitten

    On the next video they will be making death star

  71. Chicken Wing

    Chicken Wing5 päivää sitten

    Wait did the light saber in the light saber video give you cancer

  72. Barry Holmes

    Barry Holmes5 päivää sitten

    When he was creating the suit in the montage it felt like the first iron man when he js captured by the terroist and escapes by building his first version of the iron man suit

  73. Tith Rithivong

    Tith Rithivong5 päivää sitten

    Cool my dad and his friends made a halo suit for me to kick my bully pp

  74. Son of Celebrimbor

    Son of Celebrimbor5 päivää sitten

    I’m just saying a 223 (or 5.56 being comparable) isn’t a very big round but still an epic build

  75. Dylan Painter

    Dylan Painter5 päivää sitten

    15:55 the binman who sees these fall out of a rubbish bag: what the fuc-

  76. Makin It Real

    Makin It Real5 päivää sitten

    You're hand is looking a lot better!

  77. Myth Hunter X

    Myth Hunter X5 päivää sitten


  78. Idiot's Cove

    Idiot's Cove5 päivää sitten

    .....I’m gonna need this, as well as the light-sword......FBI reason

  79. David Sims

    David Sims5 päivää sitten

    Merry Christmas merry Christmas

  80. DjMaginity

    DjMaginity5 päivää sitten

    This is the way.

  81. NFK

    NFK5 päivää sitten

    Can you do a Hunter cosplay from The Bad Batch?

  82. Sean

    Sean5 päivää sitten

    when you make profit off of making a incredible cosplay, the dream

  83. Mac Kix Tv

    Mac Kix Tv5 päivää sitten

    Bat suit do it!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  84. {your-local-Russian-fool} -

    {your-local-Russian-fool} -5 päivää sitten

    This man has better tech then the military

  85. Alejandro E

    Alejandro E5 päivää sitten

    LOVE IT 100,OOO,OOO,OOO,/10

  86. Alejandro E

    Alejandro E5 päivää sitten


  87. ne0tic

    ne0tic5 päivää sitten

    Amazing work guys!

  88. jonas mcclure

    jonas mcclure5 päivää sitten

    Everyone you should go to church

  89. Harikumar KG

    Harikumar KG5 päivää sitten



    BASIM ABDUL RAHIMAN VIII J5 päivää sitten


  91. Techno Zeroro

    Techno Zeroro5 päivää sitten

    This is the way

  92. Elon Tusk

    Elon Tusk5 päivää sitten

    try to build a space marine armor form warhammer 40k

  93. Oakland Republic

    Oakland Republic5 päivää sitten

    I'm dumpster diving at Hacksmith...

  94. Coolbos Playz

    Coolbos Playz5 päivää sitten

    U know I wanted that kiwi ko kit but they do not provide in y country

  95. Nihaal Sandhu

    Nihaal Sandhu5 päivää sitten

    got emotional when the series ended

  96. ashh hhh

    ashh hhh5 päivää sitten

    Long hair????? Hacksmith Jesus story arc???? Confirm????

  97. jokes universe

    jokes universe5 päivää sitten

    why did i just realize they changed their name

  98. Frank Scot

    Frank Scot5 päivää sitten

    The armour won't let the bullet through but instead the impact will just kill you

  99. Agustín Figueroa

    Agustín Figueroa5 päivää sitten

    You can be cool, but you can't be James with a gun cool

  100. Connor Masch

    Connor Masch5 päivää sitten

    doesn't mando have some sort of thing where blaster bolts are attracted to his armor

  101. Evan Davis

    Evan Davis6 päivää sitten

    I'd love a set like that!!!

  102. Aidxn

    Aidxn6 päivää sitten

    I love Mandalorian, so thank you for this

  103. Jimmer Seiber

    Jimmer Seiber6 päivää sitten

    Chest plate was too small edit: cool he fixed it

  104. Levi I am.

    Levi I am.6 päivää sitten

    Can I have the first chest piece ?😳😜😄

  105. Aarón Alpizar ARK

    Aarón Alpizar ARK6 päivää sitten

    quieres un reto dificil crea la armadura TEK de ARK survival evolved

  106. Michael Vasquez

    Michael Vasquez6 päivää sitten

    That's an epic build and it looks like it could be in the actual show. Could the next project be a power armor suit from fallout? Lol

  107. sparkys gaming

    sparkys gaming6 päivää sitten

    Looks so cool if you do give away like something like that oh my God

  108. Cory Rusch

    Cory Rusch6 päivää sitten

    I Cory Rusch ordered two haklorain shirts a walet and same glasses and DHL sent them to another house and said delivered to me

  109. FrankBecker

    FrankBecker6 päivää sitten

    Become led luthor next

  110. JD DK

    JD DK6 päivää sitten

    Next comes “the Iron man Suite”