OK. It’s happened. We’ve officially come down with a classic case of Star Wars fever. With the release of Episode VII now less than a month away, virtually everything we see ends up reminding us of stuff that relates to the Star Wars universe. The full moon is now a Death Star, the Hyundai i10 parked outside our flat – a Millennium Falcon, and this high-heat army torch… well isn’t it obvious? It’s a lightsaber It’s clearly a lightsaber.
Before you shout us down and tell us to stick one of these high-heat TEC Torches where the sun doesn’t shine, humour us for a minute. Let us have our fun. Let us pretend, for one minute at least, that this is the beginning of lightsaber technology on earth.