Vader’s Vault Ready to Ship lightsabers (RTS lightsabers) are pre-assembled, complete lightsabers that are sold “as is”. You’re not able to customize RTS lightsabers and they are sold on a first come, first served basis.
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The big benefit of Vader’s Vault Ready to Ship lightsabers is the fast shipping speed. Vader’s Vault says they will mail Ready to Ship lightsabers within 7 business days, which is considerably faster than standard lightsaber orders. Standard Vader’s Vault lightsaber orders will typically take several months to ship, depending on the handling speed at the moment of purchase.
Another benefit of Vader’s Vault Ready to Ship lightsabers is they simplify your purchasing decision. Removing all of the complex options makes it easier to purchase the item, but you also do sacrifice your own choice and customizing the saber to your order personal taste with the lightsaber hilt styling and options.
Vader’s Vault Ready to Ship lightsabers come with the same standard accessories as other Vader’s Vault lightsabers, including: a 32 inch dual diffused blade, battery cell, charger, retention wrench (if applicable), and battery removal tool (if applicable). Ready to Ship lightsabers also receive the standard one year warranty.
The selection of Vader’s Vault Ready to Ship lightsabers can be very limited to non-existent. At the moment, the Ready to Ship section features a Pre-Assembled Scavenger, which is a blaster. It’s typical, when no other lightsabers are in stock in the section, to see just this one lonely blaster. Other times there may only be a few sabers available.
Vader’s Vault will sometimes release a large quantity of Ready to Ship lightsabers at one time. Vader’s Vault released a bunch of Ready to Ship lightsabers On May 4, 2018, Star Wars Day, for example, and the company has done this other times as well. These massive releases of Ready to Ship lightsabers are typically publicized by Vader’s Vault and prove to be popular events among fans. Many Ready to Ship lightsabers sell out very quickly, so if you see one in stock that you like, you may want to consider purchasing it immediately.