FANTASY SCALE - (Star Wars) R2-D2 Gallery

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    Gotta love R2-D2..
    Funny Funny Flights. I've replaced the supplied acrylic clear fins with clear Polycarbonate cold formed units.

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    What does that mean, and where did you get such polycarbonate? I'm intrigued to replace the fins on my R2D2's as well, since that acrylic is too brittle and there's too much glue on those fins by now.
     
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    Daniel and Micro:

    Can you tell me which of the several R2's you built?
     
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    Welcome to the FANTASY SCALE (Star Wars) R2-D2 Gallery on TRF.

    This gallery showcases the (Star Wars) R2-D2 and those rockets derived from it. Particularly appropriate in this thread are the following:


    Estes: Mini R2-D2 RTF: #1835
    Estes: R2-D2: #1301
    Estes: R2-D2: #1395
    Estes: R2-D2: #1823
    Estes: R2-D2: #2104
    Estes: R2-D2: #2142



    as well as any upscales, downscales, clones, kitbashes or other derivative works. Even Goonies qualify!



     
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    Estes Mini R2-D2 (#1835) Basic Information.

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    MODEL NAME: Mini R2-D2 Also known as:

    NUMBER: #1835

    Introduced: 1998
    Final Year: 1999
    Designer:

    Type: Fantasy Scale, Oddroc
    Motor Mount: 1x13mm
    Recovery:
    Stages:
    Length:
    Diameter:
    Span:
    Weight:

    Mfg. Description: DESC


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    Estes R2-D2 (#1301) Basic Information.

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    MODEL NAME: R2-D2 Also known as:

    NUMBER: #1301

    Introduced: 1978
    Final Year: 1980
    Designer: Wayne Kellner

    Type: Fantasy Scale, Oddroc
    Motor Mount: 1x18mm
    Recovery: Parachute
    Stages: 1
    Length: 9"
    Diameter: 3.744"
    Span:
    Weight: 5.1 oz

    Mfg. Description: Own your very own STAR WARS R2-D2 robot! Destined to become the most famous movie robot of all time, our model is 1/5 actual size and actually flies. Artoo "pops his top" in normal model rocket fashion to deploy an 18" dia. recovery parachute for landing on the planet of your choice. Kit features include a molded plastic body dome and body skirt, a precisely detailed 4-color body wrap-on, quick-change engine mount and stabilizer leg-fins. This cantankerous 'droid is certain to be everybody's favorite at your launch site or on your display shelf. (Estes 1978 Catalog)


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    Estes R2-D2 (#1395) Basic Information.

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    MODEL NAME: R2-D2 Also known as:

    NUMBER: #1395

    Introduced: 1980
    Final Year: 1981
    Designer:

    Type: Fantasy Scale, Oddroc
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    Recovery:
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    Weight:

    Mfg. Description: DESC


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    Estes R2-D2 (#1823) Basic Information.

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    MODEL NAME: R2-D2 Also known as:

    NUMBER: #1823

    Introduced:
    Final Year:
    Designer:

    Type: Fantasy Scale, Oddroc
    Motor Mount: 1x18mm
    Recovery: Parachute
    Stages: 1
    Length: 8"
    Diameter: 2.60"
    Span:
    Weight: 3 oz

    Mfg. Description: Everybody's favorite 'droid. Now you can have a highly detailed, fully assembled and painted model of the real hero of the Star Wars trilogy. Artoo is ready to fly in minutes. (Estes 1998 Catalog)


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    Estes R2-D2 (#2104) Basic Information.

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    MODEL NAME: R2-D2 Also known as:

    NUMBER: #2104

    Introduced: 1994
    Final Year: 1998
    Designer:

    Type: Fantasy Scale, Oddroc
    Motor Mount: 1x18mm
    Recovery: Parachute
    Stages: 1
    Length: 9"
    Diameter: 3.744"
    Span:
    Weight: 5.1 oz

    Mfg. Description: Estes is pleased to give you the flying version of the famous R2-D2 droid. Our R2-D2 is a 1/5 scale model standing nine inches tall. Kit includes a molded plastic body and tail cone, molded plastic legs and a detailed pre-colored wrapper. (Estes 1994 Catalog)


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    Estes R2-D2 (#2142) Basic Information.

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    MODEL NAME: R2-D2 Also known as:

    NUMBER: #2142

    Introduced: 1997
    Final Year: 1998
    Designer:

    Type: Fantasy Scale, Oddroc
    Motor Mount: 1x18mm
    Recovery: Parachute
    Stages: 1
    Length: 8"
    Diameter: 2.6"
    Span:
    Weight: 3.0 oz

    Mfg. Description: Fly the heroic droid of the Star Wars saga. Easy to build with realistic details and graphics. (Estes 1998 Catalog)


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