Creating a Video Game Prop - The Last of Us Flamethrower

Here at TOPSTONE, our motto is "Cutting Our Own Groove". We enjoy making things and using a wide variety of tools and techniques. In this post, we'll discuss how we made a prop of the flamethrower from the Naughty Dog video game titled "The Last of Us".


Here is the reference image we worked from.

Last of Us Flamethrower Reference Image

Here is the final image of the completed prop. 

Last of Us Flamethrower Prop

Here is a video walkthrough of the build. Please note that the video is set to music and does not contain any instructions on building this prop.

 Tools Used:

To complete this build, we used most every tool in our shop. They included:

  • Table Saw
  • Band Saw
  • Drum Sander
  • 7W J Tech Photonics Laser
  • Inventables X-Carve 1000
  • Handtools
  • Spray Guns
  • Air Compressors

More pics of the finished prop.




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