What is an electrolumiscent (EL) blade? | Lightsaber Terminology

Electroluminescent (EL) lightsaber blade

An electroluminescent blade, often called EL blade for short, is a lightsaber blade type utilizing an electroluminescent (EL) sheet or wire that runs the length of the blade. The EL sheet or wire is housed in a diffuser tube inside a polycarbonate blade tube. The EL sheet or wire illuminates the lightsaber blade. An EL … Read more

What is a Photon Blade? | Lightsaber Terminology

What is a photon blade

A Photon Blade is a style of lightsaber blade containing a green fluorescein dye that, when illuminated with a blue light, shines a bright and vibrant ‘radioactive’ green color. The resulting photon green color appears more vivid and complex than a standard green lightsaber blade. A Photon Blade may serve as a day blade in bright environments, due to … Read more

5 Most Common Types of Lightsaber Blades

lightsabers blades

A colorful and vibrant light-up blade is one of the most distinctive and thrilling parts of custom lightsabers and Star Wars Force FX lightsabers alike. Let’s take a closer look at the 5 most common types of lightsaber blades. 1. Standard Blade (removable polycarbonate tube)One of the most common types of lightsaber blades is the … Read more

What is a lightwhip (Lightsaber Whip)? | Lightsaber Terminology

lightwhip (lightsaber whip)

A lightwhip, sometimes called a laser whip or energy whip, is a rare and non-standard variation of a lightsaber. No longer part of Star Wars Canon, the lightwhip appears primarily in Star Wars Legends comics and books. Notable Star Wars characters that wield a lightwhip include: Githany, Silri and Lumiya. The lightwhip employs a flexible … Read more

Kyberlight Lightsaber Blades: What You Should Know

Kyberlight lightsaber blades

Custom saber company Kyberlight, based in the United States, makes four different types of lightsaber blades: Kyberlight Blade (Standard), Kyberlight Day Blade, Kyberlight Crackle Blade, and Kyberlight Flat Acrylic Blade. Let’s examine each type of blade. Kyberlight BladeThe Kyberlight Blade is the standard cylindrical, white proprietary plastic lightsaber blade. The blade, which is 1 inch … Read more

Are neopixel lightsabers duel worthy?

Sabertrio Valhken lightsaber

Many neopixel lightsabers and blades are designed to be very durable and resilient, but some neopixel blades are more durable than others. Check with the company or vendor and see if they consider their neopixel blade to be duel worthy. Sabertrio, for example, states that their neopixel lightsaber blades are “recommended for up to MEDIUM … Read more

Kyberlight Black Friday Sale Starts TODAY; Includes BOGO Lightsaber Blades

Kyberlight Black Friday sale

Custom saber company Kyberlight launched their Black Friday Sale early. The sale starts today (November 20, 2018) and ends November 26, 2018. Kyberlight Black Friday sale includes these deals:FREE Kyberlight KNIGHT PACK when you order a Grand Master Pack ($199 in savings). Supplies limited.FREE BLADES! Buy 1 get 1 free on all Day Blades and … Read more

Ripper Blades Announces NEW Neopixel Blades

neopixel Ripper Blades lightsaber blades

Custom lightsaber blade company Ripper Blades announced they will be releasing neopixel lightsaber blades. Ripper Blades has not divulged a specific release date for the new Ripper Blades neopixel blades. Ripper Blades Etsy Store [AFFILIATE LINK] https://www.etsy.com/shop/RipperBlades Watch Ripper Blades Announces NEW Neopixel Blades on YouTube The year 2018 has been a big year for neopixel … Read more

Do Ultrasabers lightsabers include a blade?

Ultrasabers lightsabers

Do Ultrasabers lightsabers include a blade? Since a blade is crucial component of a functional, duel worthy lightsaber, buyers often want to know whether they can expect a blade to come along with the hilt. Watch Do Ultrasabers lightsabers include a blade? on YouTube Almost all Ultrasabers lightsabers purchased directly from Ultrasabers DO include a blade. … Read more

Are Ultrasabers and Saberforge Lightsabers Compatible?: What You Should Know

Ultrasabers and Saberforge lightsabers

Are Ultrasabers lightsabers compatible with Saberforge lightsabers? In other words, can I take some of my hilt components from Ultrasabers lightsabers and use them with my Saberforge lightsabers? The short answer is no and the longer answer is…mostly no with a few exceptions. Watch Are Ultrasabers and Saberforge Lightsabers Compatible?: What You Should Know on … Read more