Here are some collar plate tips. For detailed attachment methods, please read the
Armor Instruction Page.
To detail the collar piece, use any of the techniques described on the
Paint and Weather Page
Several pieces of fan made collar armor
One alternative to bolt attachment of the neck and back armor, is Velcro.
Additionally, there are two small square fasteners on each side of the collar.
These can be recreated by various methods.
The first suggestion is to have them machined.
This great example of machined aluminum fasteners, were created by Dean O'
Another alternative is to use protective rubber adhesive squares.
Traditionally placed on the bottom of electronic equipment, these squares can be found at
most electronic and hardware stores. They are available in all colors and sizes.
Look for a gray color with the right size and shape.
Another option could be old computer keyboard buttons