Saberbay The Valor Lightsaber (Blank Canvas Hilt) | New Saber Alert

Saberbay The Valor lightsaber, a custom saber, features a blank canvas design favoring DIY customization including: etching, powder coating, leather wraps, weathering, etc. The Valor is available as an empty hilt (chassis included) that may accept electronics. The company offers in-house installation and customization services as well. Saberbay plans to begin accepting orders for the … Read more

Copper Vein Powder Coating: A Rich And Vibrant Finish

Copper vein powder coating is an attractively nuanced and textured powder coating option for lightsaber hilts or other metal items. Powder coating is a common and popular dry finishing process method for protecting or adding a color/texture to a custom lightsaber hilt. RELATED LIGHTSABER SELLERS affiliate linksIf you purchase an item through these links, SaberSourcing … Read more

REVIEW Custom Saberforge ASP Lightsaber ‘Smoldering Vengeance’

This is a Saberforge ASP lightsaber that I’m naming ‘Smoldering Vengeance’. Adaptive Saber Parts (ASP) lightsabers are mix and match creations. The ASP system enables lightsaber enthusiasts build your own lightsaber from a series of mix-and-match parts. To create a lightsaber, the user selects: a blade holder, switch section, hilt body, and pommel. The hilt … Read more

Shadowcrest Design Templar Crossguard Lightsaber Unveiled | New Saber Alert

The Shadowcrest Design Templar Crossguard lightsaber has been unveiled. The custom saber, which is similar in design to an ancient lightsaber (or real world sword), has High Republic era vibe.

Shadowcrest Design Vestige V2.5 Lightsaber Released | New Saber Alert

The Shadowcrest Design Vestige V2.5 lightsaber has been released. The custom saber is inspired by the design of the Satele Shan lightsaber in SWTOR.

7 Chambers TOR Acolyte Lightsaber Unveiled | New Saber Alert

Custom saber company 7 Chambers has unveiled the TOR Acolyte Lightsaber. The custom saber, made in collaboration with 5280 Printing, is inspired by the Sith Acolyte lightsaber in the Star Wars: The Old Republic video game.

The Padawans Saber Shop Storm Trooper Lightsaber Released | New Saber Alert

The Padawans Saber Shop Storm Trooper Lightsaber has been released. The custom saber is inspired by the design of Imperial stormtrooper armor.

REVIEW Custom MHS Lightsaber Hilt Noble Radiance | The Custom Saber Shop

This is a custom MHS Lightsaber Hilt that I’m calling Noble Radiance. Noble Radiance is an empty hilt comprised of Modular Hilt System V1 (MHS V1) parts from The Custom Saber Shop, a United States based custom lightsaber parts store. The custom hilt design is similar in design to a simplified version of the Leia … Read more

What is powder coating? | Lightsaber Terminology

powder coating of parts from The Custom Saber Shop

Powder coating is a dry finishing process commonly applied to metal lightsaber hilts and hilt components. Along with anodizing, powder coating is one of the most common methods of applying a color to a lightsaber hilt. The coating is usually applied electrostatically as a dry powder and cured with heat. Powder coating is available in … Read more

Saberforge lightsaber hilt finishes explained: standard, weathered, black and More

Saberforge Exile lightsaber hilt

Lightsaber manufacturer Saberforge offers three very common types of hilt finishes: standard, weathered (a somewhat worn out look), and black. Beyond those three common options, Saberforge also offers several less common options and they all cost additional money, ranging in price from $75-$150.  If you’re pondering a detailed and specific customization, you’d have to request a … Read more