The Maverick (V394) is a VMEbus-based single-board computer featuring two 1 GHz 7447 PowerPCs with 128-bit Alti-Vec technology, on-die 512 Kbytes L2 caches, up to 1 Gbyte of DDR SDRAM provided by SODIMM modules and full symmetric multi-processing support. It also features the Discovery-III system controller, along with 32 Mbytes of application Flash and 2 Mbytes of bootable Flash. It is a self-contained single-board computer.
A make-your-own Star Wars Sith Lightsaber hilt is heftier and better-looking than most others out there, according to its maker, Sean Charlesworth. You can 3D print it from free source files, and there's even a hardware kit available -- not free -- so you can build one just in time for Halloween.
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