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Tony Dyson, original R2-D2 builder passed away

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Tony Dyson, original R2-D2 builder passed away

Postby DARTH VADER » Sat Mar 05, 2016 12:43 am

The original builder of the R2 units, Professor Tony Dyson, has died aged 68. Dyson developed Ralph McQuarrie's design, having been commissioned to produce eight robots for the saga. More details in this link, courtesy of the BBC website:

http://www.bbc.com/news/entertainment-arts-35724496

R.I.P.

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Re: Tony Dyson, original R2-D2 builder passed away

Postby Mr. Tie » Wed Mar 09, 2016 11:32 pm

At least a good vacuum cleaner... :D

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