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His vision is simple: create a fully functional, full-scale AT-AT by including anyone who is interested in helping build the colossal transport. The project almost reads like a political movement, as Koehler believes a collective effort to build an AT-AT will help boost morale in the U.S. by showing the world "our brain power, our manufacturing prowess, our organizational skills and our geek-fueled eye for detail."
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Not sure what the point of that would be besides eye candy... it's not like we have real Storm Troopers to pack them with.
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Originally Posted by Chunky_Chimp View Post
Not sure what the point of that would be besides eye candy... it's not like we have real Storm Troopers to pack them with.
Don't hate on us fans XD

I vote we build this and sell it on EBAY then repeat. I mean, if a 3rd world country went up against one of those... they'd need new pants for anyone who survived it (aka, they ran for the hills) XD
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I want to work on this. Ohmygoodness.
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post #5 of 101
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And it does say "fully-functional", so does that mean it will include heavy laser cannons?
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What's an "At-At"?
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What's an "At-At"?
A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away...
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A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away...
Wait, Star Wars isn't in the future?!
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What's an "At-At"?
All-Terrain Armored Transport. I always thought the AT-ST looked cooler.

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Originally Posted by Stealth Pyros View Post
All-Terrain Armored Transport. I always thought the AT-ST looked cooler.
The "Chicken Walkers"??
    
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