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This robot has two remarkable features that I've never seen on any other robot. This is exactly what I need for my sf library. (Read
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|"Didn't R2D2 use a kind of launched cable that had a magnetic cup at the end of it? I think it was in one of the more recent movies; C3PO had lost his head, as I recall."
( 8/24/2009 9:43:05 PM)
|"Here's a picture of the launcher compartment, which is on R2's back.
Here's a picture of the business end of the launched cable, attached by suction/magnetic force to C3PO's head.
(Bill Christensen 8/25/2009 9:11:50 AM)
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