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Star Wars: Upgrade Your Action Figures and Statues with Glowing Light Sabers

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Sep 11 2020

Don’t feel like your 1/6th scale Star Wars figures are complete? Maybe they need a little light…

Norm at Tested upgraded a pair of Star Wars figs with some custom light-up lightsabers. He used off the shelf CCFL fluorescent tubes to create to scale, glowing weapons. It’s something that can really upgrade a figure or statue. This video walks through every step and you can find the full list of materials here.


Like the look of Obi-Wan and Luke? You can pick them up from Sideshow.


Obi-Wan Kenobi$260

The Obi-Wan Kenobi Sixth Scale Star Wars Figure captures the period in the Jedi’s life as envisioned prior to A New Hope, following Revenge of the Sith. He features a detailed likeness as imagined by Sideshow artists to represent an aged Ben Kenobi who has witnessed the destruction of the Jedi Order at the hands of the Empire.




Luke Skywalker$228

This highly-accurate Star Wars collectible figure is expertly crafted based on Luke Skywalker’s appearance in Star Wars: The Last Jedi. After tragedy destroyed his attempt to rebuild the Jedi Knights, Luke Skywalker vanished from the galaxy. Now, Rey has finally found him on the remote planet of Ahch-To as the Resistance needs his help to thwart the efforts of the evil First Order and stop Supreme Leader Snoke.

Author: Mars Garrett
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