T-21 Light Repeating Blaster Scratch Build

I’m going to tell you up-front…this is NOT my design. I used blueprints provided by another fellow Sandtrooper: TK-2886 a.k.a PandaTrooper. He drew up an exceptional template for the T-21 and provided an easy to follow tutorial on MEPD.net. Big Sandtrooper salute to...

Stormtrooper E-11 Blaster Prop Build

Surprise…its another prop build! Today, we’ll take Rubie’s Star Wars Rebels Stormtrooper Costume Blaster… …and turn it into one of the deadliest weapons in the galaxy, the Blastech E-11! While it isn’t 100% screen accurate because of its size...

How to maximize your time in the Star Wars universe with Amazon

If you’re like me…you can’t get enough Star Wars. The movies are great, and TV shows like Star Wars Rebels, Clone Wars, and the Lego Star Wars collections are good too. A few Star Wars video games have made their mark on PCs and console systems. Is this enough?...

Princess Leia Prop Blaster Build

For this post, I wanted to do something special for our female Star Wars fans…a Princess Leia prop blaster! This is a relatively quick and easy build. As we all know, Leia is a Princess, and never skimped on clothing (except when she was with Jabba) or weapons. No...

Another lightsaber prop made from home improvement store parts

For the past few months, I’ve really taken an interest in trying to make inexpensive Star Wars props. It has turned into a fun quest! First was the pop-up sink drain saber, next was the PVC Saberstaff. Both of these were relatively easy builds. For my 3rd saber, I tried to...

Inexpensive light box and clamp light frame

I’ve been having loads of fun making videos on YouTube. I thought I’d share my simple setup for photos and videos. For toy photography, I use a very simple lightbox. I purchased some 20″ x 30″ foam poster board from Office Depot. It came in a pack of 3....