Now you can print your own 3D lightsaber

Although, clearly you will need access to a 3D printer

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You can buy some pretty good replica lightsabers these days but if you like a bit of a project you could always construct your own by printing out the pieces from a blueprint by designer Jacky (Obi?) Wan.

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Jacky’s lightsaber comes in several parts that fit together, meaning a better quality print as well as greater ease of painting (because you don’t need to use masking tape if you paint the different segments prior to assembly).

Take a look at how it’s done in the Tested YouTube video below.

Of course, you will need a 3D printer to be able to make your lightsaber. Maybe you could print one…?

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Here’s Jacky’s blog post with more details and tips about printing the design, and here’s his tutorial on how to paint your lightsaber to get an authentic aged look.