Yvonne Carts-Powell

The Han Solo Solderer

In beautiful, hilarious, science fiction, technology, tv and movies on September 14, 2011 at 12:09 pm

Soldering gun/Han Solo blaster

I’ve been reading the MAKE blog a lot, and this gem came up.

Maker Craig Smith says:
…About 1983, when I was fifteen, I dropped my dad’s red Bakelite soldering gun and broke the casing. Of course he was upset, so I did my best to “fix it.” So I took my original Star Wars Han Solo pistol and gutted it to hold the soldering gun components…

MAKE | Introducing: The Hans Solderer.


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