In the final Issues 97-100 of our Star Wars R2-D2 partwork build, we install the Camera and Dome Circuit Board, label and connect a ton of wiring, mount the body panel and dome assemblies, and power him up for the first time!
Category Archives: R2-D2
1:2 scale Star Wars R2-D2 from DeAgostini
R2-D2 Issues 91-96
We are approaching the finish line with our Star Wars R2-D2 robotic model. In Issues 91-96, we install the main framework electronic boxes and begin construction of the dome motor assembly!
R2-D2 Issues 86-90
Work continues on our Star Wars R2-D2 with Issues 86-90. Here, we complete and connect the three Front Body panels, build the Dome Support assembly, and begin construction of the Bottom Panel and center foot!
R2-D2 Issues 81-85
It has been a few months since I worked on this model, but Issues 81-85 of the Star Wars R2-D2 build have now been completed!
R2-D2 Issues 71-80
The previous building session of the Star Wars R2-D2 also included Issues 71-80! I just split them up into two updates.
R2-D2 Issues 61-70
After a long time away from this build, we finally tackle Issues 61-70 of the DeAgostini Star Wars R2-D2!
R2-D2 Issues 51-60
In this latest build session of the Star Wars R2-D2 and Issues 51-60, we start assembling the outer Dome Casing, adding panels, circuit boards, and spend more time on the left leg.
R2-D2 Issues 42-50
In Issues 42-50 of our Star Wars R2-D2 build, we mostly continue working on the Left Leg and build another LED indicator!
R2-D2 Issues 35-41
Not a lot of time to build this session, but I completed Issues 35-41 of the Star Wars R2-D2 containing Luke’s Lightsaber and its Tube/Motor, and the start of our Left Leg!
R2-D2 Issues 26-34
A week has gone by with the Star Wars R2-D2 build and I decided to get another nine issues done. In Issues 26-34, we attach the Right Wheel, add the Projector electronics/LED/lenses and Right Wheel Motor, then finish up the right foot!