Adam Savage has a thing for space exploration. The fedora-wearing special effects designer with Mythbusters even owns his own custom-made replica of a NASA Apollo flight jacket.
But now he’s got something even better than a jacket: a replica spacesuit! Yep, he recently acquired a custom-made NASA Mercury-era spacesuit replica. According to Tested, “it’s the iconic U.S. Navy Mark IV suit designed by B.F. Goodrich Company and worn by astronauts like John Glenn.” The suit was crafted by a professional costume company called The Magic Wardrobe, and it’s technically a hybrid design that blends a whole mess of modern and vintage tech and clothing.
Check out the video after the break…