I've had in the back of my mind, for some time
now, the urge to go back and redo
the 12" Luke Lightsaber from SW:ANH. I was never really happy with the
saber the figure originally came with (it was too long and not
wide enough), so I thought up this project.
I kept putting it off until recently by circumstance
I found myself standing
next to the metal tubing in my local hobby shop, next thing I know
I had bought the materials to begin my own Lightsaber.
Click here for the instructions on creating D-rings
Here's a photo of an original Graflex 3-Cell Flash
provided the photos to the left and the detailed information on how to construct a life-size replica of the props used it the Star Wars Trilogy
So here's where I start, I know what the original prop looks like, and now I know exactly what it was made from. Now, how do I make it in 1:6 scale?
Recently I came across this site called
Utilizing the information from both sites I formed a plan using aluminum tubes found at my hobby store.