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Build your own Death Star subwoofer

Death Star subwoofer housing

Ever notice how much the Death Star Superlaser looks like a big metallic subwoofer? Yeah, well, so did this guy, who published a photo-history of scratchbuilding a Death Star subwoofer housing. Built of foam, fiberglass, wood, and resin, this monstrosity weighs over fifty pounds (without the speaker) and is about the size of a beach ball after being sanded, painted, and detailed. Now, to find that bassnote that can shatter Alderaan...

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About Jay Garmon

Jay Garmon has a vast and terrifying knowledge of all things obscure, obtuse, and irrelevant. One day, he hopes to write science fiction, but for now he'll settle for something stranger — amusing and abusing IT pros. Read his full profile. You can a...

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