With the new Star Wars The Last Jedi coming out soon, I decided to make my very own lightsaber just like every padawan:)
I used a replica graflex hilt together with a plecter labs sound board for the light and sound effects.
The chasis is 3D printed.
This project wasn’t hard, just a super crazy amount of soldering.But in the end it was amazing to hear it turn on for the first time.
Just like Rey, I am ready to become a jedi:)
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