DIY – BB8 Starwars Droid build log – Day 4 – The Spheres

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After the first road test I’m really happy and I want to extend the sphere size.

I found this shot from the original movie
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and measured the sphere sizes by Adobe Illustrator’s circle draw tool,

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The top sphere ~280mm diameter but this is not a standard sphere size.
So I will use 300mm diameter foam sphere for this part.
You can find the spheres on  Ebay.

I’m looking forward to delivery.

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