Building an Arc Reactor, Part II: Success!

In preparation for Civil War, I pushed hard to finish the Arc Reactor prop I described in Part I.  Afterwards, I posted it to Reddit on the DIY forum.  It got a total of 3599 'upvotes' and 207 comments.  The next day, Jack told me that a coworker asked if his brother was Andrew, because she'd stumbled across the post, which had been reposted to another site entirely.  F' yeah.

The finished product

The inspiration