Building a Fallout AER9 Laser Rifle

I have taken on the not insignificant task of building a laser rifle from the Fallout game series.  This is a very well known weapon from the game, so I need to make sure to get it correct.  I am 3D printing the parts using a file created by Yvo de Haas of Ytec.  I previously built a PipBoy with his renders and it is a beautiful piece. Read More

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BB8 Project-Dome Panel Assembly

This will be me sharing the information I learned during the assembly of the dome panels for BB8. These are my experiences and I hope to convey them as clearly as possible while also providing as much information as I can. Once again, thanks to the BB8 Builders Club for all they have provided. Read More

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BB8 Full Scale Replica Project

I have decided to build a replica of BB8 from the newest Star Wars movie. I’m not exactly sure how far I will get, or how functional I can make it, but my goal is a full size, remote controlled BB8. I am starting by printing out the pieces for the construction, then those will be assembled and painted. I will then move on to the electronics that will provide the movement and lighting. Read More

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