How To Make Your Own BB-8 From Star Wars: The Force Awakens

April 22, 2015 8:40 PM

20 0

While the excitement surrounding this December’s Star Wars: The Force Awakens is hardly contained to just one particular thing, the film’s depicted globule gizmo in the droid BB-8 has become a breakout star. In fact, it seems that it’s already inspiring real-life homebrew contraptions that, with a little know-how, you can make on your own!

An engineering-enabled Star Wars super-fan named Christian Poulsen just couldn’t wait for the inevitable influx of BB-8 merchandise replicas we’re sure to get and decided to use his know-how to get a jump on things to a resounding success. Modifying a Bluetooth-controlled robotic Sphero ball, all it...

Read more

To category page