Many people before me have built R2D2's and why would they. Probably one of the coolest and most well known droids or robots around. I've always wanted an R2 unit of my own and was looking for a big build project to do on my huge Formbot T-rex plus 3D printer and this seem to fit the bill. This project is going to take a long time, over 2200 hours of 3d printing and a lot of patience.
I'm using the following people and websites for inspiration and guidence:
Many people before me have built R2D2 and other R2 units. I wanted a big 3D print project so I thought why not.
The printable R2D2 body that you see me making here was released by the wonderful Michael Baddeley over on Thingiverse.
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