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Post by the89thchris on Thu Nov 17, 2016 4:28 pm

I never saw one of these up close until today, goddamn it's beautiful lol Very large, highly detailed R2-D2.

I could imagine some simple custom work with a couple led's and a motor to turn the head slightly and this would be amazing. I'm sure it's been done. Was more expensive than the newer c3po for some reason.

Anyone have this?
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Post by Commander Clint on Thu Nov 17, 2016 4:52 pm

Sorry, I only collect 77 -85. Hopefully one of the other members out there, can discuss this with you.

I had to look it up. Looks pretty cool though. And big.
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Post by the89thchris on Mon Nov 21, 2016 12:28 pm

Wow looks like they did intact make a more expensive one that did have lights sounds and motion, check it out:

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Post by grinchy on Fri Dec 16, 2016 4:01 pm

Looks a decent size and even without the lights its impressive, I would give it a wash with acrylic to bring out the panel details, R2 shouldn't be pristine white
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Post by the89thchris on Sun Dec 18, 2016 11:40 pm

Yeah actually there's a few videos on YouTube already doing just that. Looks pretty nice.
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