A project log for Star Wars: BT-1 the Blastomech

BT-1 was introduced in the Star Wars Darth Vader comic books as a twisted mirror version of R2-D2. BT-1 is the first and only Blastomech.

kenneth-zabornyKenneth Zaborny 01/06/2018 at 03:200 Comments

I painted BeeTee's body shortly before the cold snap made doing much of anything impossible. 

I've also been working on the shoulder mounted weapons systems. This is going to be one very wide droid. I've incorporated a quick connect in the shoulders so I can easily change the loadouts or get him through doorways. You can see how it works in the video below.