Guy Turns His Boring Drone Into The Millennium Falcon. This Is Awesome!

March 2, 2015

It might not go into hyperdrive, but this homemade, radio-controlled Millennium Falcon is awesome!

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Star Wars Millennium Falcon

First step - the design. The tricky part was having the whole setup balanced since it will be carried by a quadcopter.

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He cut the shape out of insulant - expanded polystyrene. It's heavy, strong, and easy to cut. Plus it's almost the proper color of the spaceship!

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Cutting out the shapes.

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The underside with the quadcopter attached.

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View from the top.

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Now for the infamous curved thruster! He added in LED strips - one blue and one white.

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Let there be light!

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Now for some final touch ups.

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Done! Now let's see this thing in action.

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Watch the first flight below!

Credit: Olivier-FR

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