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    05-22-2020, 05:07 AM
    Ive started a saber and Id already been posting on my build log. If Id like to submit the saber for the contest, should I halt updates there? If I...
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    05-21-2020, 06:46 PM
    Kreyhn replied to a thread Kreyhn's Saber in A to Z build threads
    Whew! That was tense. I drilled holes in each layer separately so I could debur/sand the edges of the holes before sliding the sleeves on the...
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    05-05-2020, 04:33 PM
    Kreyhn replied to a thread Kreyhn's Saber in A to Z build threads
    Thanks for the tip! You could see your reflection! I was surprised how pink copper is when it's that polished. Thanks for the encouragement. ...
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    05-03-2020, 02:25 PM
    Nice work on the graflex clamp! I found that copper plumbing pipe can fit pretty well around the brass sink tube. Good luck with the upgrades!
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    05-03-2020, 02:09 PM
    Kreyhn replied to a thread Kreyhn's Saber in A to Z build threads
    They've been cut! This took me a good 12 hours or more. Dremel and hand files, baby! I learned after I finished that hand files only cut on the...
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    05-03-2020, 01:51 PM
    Kreyhn replied to a thread Kreyhn's Saber in A to Z build threads
    Next, time for the shinies. This is where it counts. Hopefully Greenie approves of this level of shiny-ness. I used a 1.25" hole cutter for a...
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    05-03-2020, 01:28 PM
    Kreyhn replied to a thread Kreyhn's Saber in A to Z build threads
    Next comes the emitter section. I chose to make this one next because the internals/wiring cannot be completed without the switches in place. The...
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    05-03-2020, 01:01 PM
    Kreyhn replied to a thread Kreyhn's Saber in A to Z build threads
    The first piece I made was the blade. It's got 33" of blade tube. I'm not sure I have pics of this process, but I followed Madcow's blade tutorial...
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    05-03-2020, 12:54 PM
    Hello all, I've been building a lightsaber since about 2014, which started off as carving a 2" wooden dowel. That design has evolved greatly and...
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