This is by far the coolest thing that's happened this year!
A Canadian YouTuber set a world record for the very first retractable proto-lightsaber. He got the idea watching the hit movies and decided to make his own version. He designed the lightsaber to look like those used by the Jedi Knights, with a twist. It's attached to tanks of liquid propane and oxygen gas to make the plasma beam. Guinness World Records shared video of the lightsaber being used to cut through objects, including a Stormtrooper mannequin
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