Unless you’ve been on a desert island or trapped somewhere without Internet for the last week, you’ve heard the talk about the lightsaber at the end of the Star Wars teaser. The internet exploded with reasons why it was or wasn’t practical and memes were flying, but the people over at FabShop decided to test the theory more directly.
FabShop 3D printed their own collapsible version of the lightsaber and then took it out for a test spin. Check out the video after the break…
The best part? The instructions are available over on Instructables so you can make your own.
You have your mission, Internet. Get printing.
(via The Mary Sue)