Tuesday, January 10, 2006

First Piece ordered . . . Holoprojectors

The holoprojector on the original R2 unit in "A New Hope" was an overhead swivel lighting assembly from a Vickers Viscount Airplane. These are very difficult to find originals of, so our club set to taking precise measurements of an original Viscount and having duplicates machined. These were ordered from Scott Powers . . . here is the machining process.


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