What’s the best gadget / gizmo you’ve seen made from a piece of junk like a beer can? This R2-D2 or Beer2-D3 is probably going to be on my top list for sometime. This creation is not just creative but also reminds us of the possbilities resulting from recycling, its endless! Check out the “specs” of the Beer2-D3 after the jump…

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Beer2’s technical specs: Beer2′s technical specs:

  • Head – 1945 chrome BLC utility light shell. Head – 1945 BLC chrome utility light shell.
  • Eye – vintage movie camera lens w/adjustable spring-loaded aluminum casing. Eye – vintage movie camera lens w / adjustable spring-loaded aluminum casing.
  • Body – 4.7 liter “adult soda” mini-keg. Body – 4.7 liter “adult soda” mini-keg.
  • Legs – propane tank valve handles, brass spacers, drilled-out washers, pair of aluminum Lady Josephine shoe butler (wall-mounted shoe shine holders). Legs – propane tank valve handles, brass spaces, drilled-out washers, pair of aluminum shoe Lady Josephine Butler (wall-mounted shoe shine holders).
  • Feet/base – 3 mini bread loaf pans, lamp hardware and a 1/2″ precision drilled aluminum base plate. Feet / base – 3 mini bread loaf pans, lamp hardware and a 1 / 2 “precision drilled aluminum base plate.

+assorted nuts, bolts, screws and, of course – lockwashers! + assorted nuts, bolts, screws and, of course – lockwashers!

[via Newlaunches, Nerdcore]

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