The R2D2 Builder’s Club brings one of the world’s most beloved fictional robots to life. Steve Simmons and his hobby roboticist club use fabrication, programming, and remote controls to build exact replicas of R2D2. Their R2′s are quirky friends who roamed Maker Faire Bay Area 2011 delighting everyone they encountered.
Check out more videos from Maker Faire Bay Area 2011.
- Maker Faire Bay Area: R2-D2 Builder Chris James Interview
- R2D2 Motorcycle Helmet
- Custom Knit R2D2 Sweater
- R2-D2 build video