While the age of robots still may be some time away, one man has brought us a step closer to having our own automaton.
The California resident told Yahoo's "The Yo Show" he began working on the project after seeing the animated film.
This isn't Senna's first project. Previously, he designed a replica R2-D2 in 2003, which he takes out on the street.
Meet Mike Senna.
He spent 25 hours a week starting in 2010 ...
... laying out plans ...
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