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Internet Legend Builds Star Wars Tie Fighter R/C Drone

Published On 03/02/2015 Published On 03/02/2015

After blowing the Internet's mind with an R/C Millenium Falcon, Imgur user Olivierc600 has come back for a second round by building a Tie Fighter. Truly, the emperor has struck back.

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Using polystyrene foam, each piece is traced and cut out separately from a series of schematics. 

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The pieces are attached to the drone using carbon tubes and secured with Midi-chlorians. 

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Acrylic paint is added for detail, giving the foam character and—as the French call it—pizzazz. 

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And away she goes, once again proving the Force is real. 

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