Star Wars Fans + Carbon Fiber Enthusiasts = Carbon Fiber Stormtroopers
Leonard Carson, an engineering technician for San Diego Composites, had been toying around with this idea of a carbon fiber Stormtrooper for a long time. He finally convinced three of his engineering co-workers to jump on board with turning this carbon fiber idea, into a carbon fiber reality. Being the huge Star War fans that they are, and often working with the material for their composites company, I’d have to guess not too much convincing was necessary…
Read the full article and see more pictures at Carbon Fiber Gear.
Boba Fett always gets his man, and in this case, he gets the girl too.
This past weekend, at Comic Con, Matt proposed to his girlfriend Jennifer by hiding the ring inside the package of the Rocket-Firing Boba Fett - which doesn’t even come out till this fall. She was so excited about the figure that she nearly missed the fact that Boba was actually holding the ring.
Jennifer said yes, of course, and would like to say thanks to marketing guys at Hasbro, Joe, Mike and everyone else on the team for helping her future hubby out on geektastic wedding proposal.
Congratulations you two!