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steve obi wan
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Re: Build Your Own R2D2

Postby steve obi wan » Tue Jan 17, 2017 8:34 pm

I know if anyone can do it , it's you Mark

Patience of a saint :D
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Re: Build Your Own R2D2

Postby MarkG » Sat Feb 18, 2017 8:51 pm

steve obi wan wrote:I know if anyone can do it , it's you Mark

Patience of a saint :D


I wouldn't go that far....lol

Bit of a belated update as currently up to Issue 4, with 5-8 on their way.

Here's the current status of one of the legs... all silver parts are metal so getting quite a weight to it.. MOC placed for scale purposes...
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received a PBC and battery box to test the LEDs along the way... looking bright !!
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Re: Build Your Own R2D2

Postby StarWarsFan » Sat Feb 18, 2017 10:23 pm

Nice one, keep up the good work :)

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Re: Build Your Own R2D2

Postby Bunglebubs » Fri Feb 24, 2017 8:03 pm

Yes please keep us up to date with it, very interesting.
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Re: Build Your Own R2D2

Postby MarkG » Sat Feb 25, 2017 10:30 am

A full month of deliveries this time... 4 issues (5-8) !! So this is how they will be arriving now...

Added yet another part to the lower leg.
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Started on the framework for the dome... also included a bearing so the dome will swivel round.
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More blinky lights.... oooooo.
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So.. that's it now for a whole month.... please stay tuned...lol.
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