Hansumgi's Recent Activity

  1. Hansumgi attached a file to the thread Is Darth Vader's saber blade painted (ANH) & blade flexing..

    Bearing in mind you are only thinking out loud - this is just the sort 'I think that' debating that goes on for ever with no hope of...

    14.jpg Feb 21, 2019 at 3:08 PM
  2. Hansumgi attached a file to the thread Is Darth Vader's saber blade painted (ANH) & blade flexing..

    Anyone got a better resolution of this pic? [ATTACH] Zoomed in, the the top side of the blade looks like scotchlite the underside...

    15.png Feb 21, 2019 at 2:02 PM
  3. Hansumgi replied to the thread Is Darth Vader's saber blade painted (ANH) & blade flexing..

    Yeh - We're not going to get absolute certainty unless someone comes up with an actual blade with impeccable provenance. I think we can...

    Feb 21, 2019 at 1:57 PM
  4. Hansumgi replied to the thread Is Darth Vader's saber blade painted (ANH) & blade flexing..

    I have - it's what I take to be scotchlite coming adrift from blade to blade contact, which is often in that area in blade 'lockups' ....

    Feb 21, 2019 at 10:42 AM
  5. Hansumgi replied to the thread Is Darth Vader's saber blade painted (ANH) & blade flexing..

    Why are you going for pine when we've info it's balsa? Waiting for me to do that one?

    Feb 21, 2019 at 9:22 AM
  6. Hansumgi replied to the thread Is Darth Vader's saber blade painted (ANH) & blade flexing..

    Halliwax is the scotchlite tape that sheds the same as you show here ; ESB Bladed Stunt Graflex Lightsaber "The Core!" post #111

    Feb 21, 2019 at 5:20 AM
  7. Hansumgi attached a file to the thread Is Darth Vader's saber blade painted (ANH) & blade flexing..

    Vadermania - your post #24 above is a scorcher ! Kurtyboy & I were pm'ing about sq blades a couple of days ago, he was trying to...

    DSC08361.JPG Feb 21, 2019 at 4:41 AM
  8. Hansumgi replied to the thread ESB Bladed Stunt Graflex Lightsaber "The Core!".

    Thanks. I'll still be directing my ANH posts to that thread or my own one on 'DV's painted blade etc.' just so I don't have to keep...

    Feb 20, 2019 at 4:59 PM
  9. Hansumgi replied to the thread Is Darth Vader's saber blade painted (ANH) & blade flexing..

    This is why I think experimental research is needed. These things need to be made & tried out to find out exactly what each is capable...

    Feb 20, 2019 at 1:35 PM
  10. Hansumgi replied to the thread ESB Bladed Stunt Graflex Lightsaber "The Core!".

    Thanks halliwax for saying what I was afraid to. In my long wanderings & researches into other things I have learned (from books written...

    Feb 20, 2019 at 1:23 PM
  11. Hansumgi replied to the thread Is Darth Vader's saber blade painted (ANH) & blade flexing..

    Sorry I don't understand this sentence. re. sources - I was trying to say a) not that there was no sources but that when ref is made to...

    Feb 20, 2019 at 5:12 AM
  12. Hansumgi replied to the thread Is Darth Vader's saber blade painted (ANH) & blade flexing..

    thd9791, on kurtyboys 2nd link there is also that same picture you give of OB1, it's from the special edition, he goes on to correct...

    Feb 19, 2019 at 6:24 PM
  13. Hansumgi replied to the thread ESB Bladed Stunt Graflex Lightsaber "The Core!".

    I'm currently having a long pm conversation with Kurtyboy on this very subject. We're trying to get his motorised stunt in better shape...

    Feb 19, 2019 at 6:00 PM
  14. Hansumgi replied to the thread Is Darth Vader's saber blade painted (ANH) & blade flexing..

    Thanks for the links. I've found that thread before but lost it again. I'd read the 1st link to the guardian & Gil Taylor but not seen...

    Feb 19, 2019 at 5:48 PM
  15. Hansumgi replied to the thread Is Darth Vader's saber blade painted (ANH) & blade flexing..

    Almost & most likely doesn't = knowledge. All the ANH on screen & BTS photographic evidence I've seen looks round to me. I've seen one...

    Feb 19, 2019 at 3:52 PM