How To Make Your Own Star Wars: The Force Awakens Z-6 Riot Control Baton

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There's one character in Star Wars: The Force Awakens that has beome a meme of his own. I'm not talking about the Emo Kylo Ren on Twitter. I'm talking about the Stormtrooper TR-8R, the one who calls Finn "Traitor!" and fights him with his now Z-6 Riot Baton. It's kind of cool seeing a Stormtrooper wielding a weapon that could match the lightsaber. 

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If you're planning to cosplay as  Stormtrooper for a convention and would like a nice replica of the Z-6 Riot Baton, you might want to check out this instructional video by Caleb from Controlled Chaos With Caleb  (via the Youtube channel Make) . With its spring loaded action and shock power, this weapon looks legit. Caleb warns how dangerous it is to make the taser part of the weapon, so beware. Watch the video below: 

 

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