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    6 Days Ago  Jan 11, 2018, 8:04 PM - Re: Show your custom Lightsabers! #2051

    SethS said: View Post
    The Black emitter and flat top are from a Speed Graphic flash held together with some tapped hex head screws I added...What do you see?
    Well, it looks like I'll have to keep an eye out for a Speed Graphic flash unit. I don't have anything concrete yet but just a rough image in my head with what to do with an emitter shroud like that. Frankly, that's all that's really piqued my interest. I'll figure out the rest if/once I get my hands on a Speed Graphic.
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    6 Days Ago  Jan 11, 2018, 8:15 PM - Re: Show your custom Lightsabers! #2052

    I saw one once that was really expensive and didn't get it. Saw another in a lot once for dirt cheap, got it-- and it was honestly the cheapest piece of plastic crap. That bulb holder and square top were the coolest part. I need to make better use of it.
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    6 Days Ago  Jan 11, 2018, 8:18 PM - Re: Show your custom Lightsabers! #2053

    "Speed Gun" is the flash brand-- made for Speed Graphic cameras.

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    17 Hours Ago  Jan 17, 2018, 5:37 PM - Re: Show your custom Lightsabers! #2054

    These are a couple I made for my kids a few years ago. My son is left handed, so the dip switch controls are reversed. They are made from flashlights with parts from an old hard drive, a shower nozzle and bits I made.

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    16 Hours Ago  Jan 17, 2018, 6:19 PM - Re: Show your custom Lightsabers! #2055

    Very clever!

    I dig the dip switches!
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    15 Hours Ago  Jan 17, 2018, 7:44 PM - Re: Show your custom Lightsabers! #2056

    Very nice! As a fellow lefty, I approve.
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    14 Hours Ago  Jan 17, 2018, 8:38 PM - Re: Show your custom Lightsabers! #2057

    BipeFlyer said: View Post
    My son is left handed, so the dip switch controls are reversed.
    Hey @BipeFlyer ! So one is Forward + Forward + Forward + Backward + Forward + Backward + Backward + Backward = Fatatlity, and the other is Forward + Backward + Forward + Backward + Backward + Forward + Forward + Forward = Fatality? Or should we say Ignition?


    Do the dip switches actually have to be in that order for the lightsaber to ignite? That's a neat idea if they do! It'd make it a... "Jedi Masterlock".

    The blue dip switched lightsaber reminds me of Kylo Ren's Mask!

    Very neat gifts you made there!
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    12 Hours Ago  Jan 17, 2018, 10:37 PM - Re: Show your custom Lightsabers! #2058

    Ridire Firean said: View Post
    Hey @BipeFlyer ! So one is Forward + Forward + Forward + Backward + Forward + Backward + Backward + Backward = Fatatlity, and the other is Forward + Backward + Forward + Backward + Backward + Forward + Forward + Forward = Fatality? Or should we say Ignition?


    Do the dip switches actually have to be in that order for the lightsaber to ignite? That's a neat idea if they do! It'd make it a... "Jedi Masterlock".

    The blue dip switched lightsaber reminds me of Kylo Ren's Mask!

    Very neat gifts you made there!
    The kids picked them out from some old electronics I had. I kind of considered them as being blade adjustments for length, power, colour , test mode etc. The combination lock is a cool idea though, let's go with that.

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