Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob
VISIT OUR OTHER SITES: THE AWESOMER | 95OCTANE

Technabob is reader-supported. When you buy through links on our site, we may earn an affiliate commission.
As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. Learn more.

Get Up Close and Personal with Darth Vader’s TIE Fighter

by Conner Flynn
Advertisement

How many times have you seen Star Wars? I know, I can’t count that high either. Well, here’s your chance to get up close and personal with a TIE Fighter. You can view an amazingly detailed model of Darth Vader’s TIE Fighter in your WebGL-compatible browser. As long as you aren’t using Internet Explorer you should be fine. (IE users can try this plug-in.)

It is a complete 3D mockup of Vader’s ship – minus The Dark Lord himself. Feel free to spin and zoom to check out every minute detail. Just use the mouse, left-click and drag to rotate. The right-click and drag will pan the view. The mouse wheel zooms in and out. This is the closest you will ever get to standing next to (or inside of) an actual TIE Fighter.

The model was uploaded to the Sketchfab site by user Trigrou. Sketchfab is a service that lets you host and explore 3D objects in several formats. Thanks to WebGL and HTML5, you don’t need any plugins to view it. Pretty awesome, I say.

[via Geek]



Wonderwall: 80s Edition

Wonderwall: 80s Edition

Sun Dance

Sun Dance

How The Emeco Navy Chair Is Made

How The Emeco Navy Chair Is Made

Advertisement
Pagani Huayra R Is Getting a Naturally-aspirated V12 If Our Ears are Correct

Pagani Huayra R Is Getting a Naturally-aspirated V12 If Our Ears are Correct

Rare 2019 Koenigsegg Regera for Sale at RM Sotheby’s Auction

Rare 2019 Koenigsegg Regera for Sale at RM Sotheby’s Auction

Ann Arbor, Michigan Police Adding Mustang Mach-Es to Their Fleet

Ann Arbor, Michigan Police Adding Mustang Mach-Es to Their Fleet

Advertisement