Saturday, March 21, 2009
Raygun: Primary 3000
When this mysterious briefcase appeared on my doorstep, I faced two choices: call the authorities or open the case.
Compelled by a strange sense of destiny, I chose to open it:
It was a Primary 3000 model, chock-full of technical features:
Plushy but deadly!
Here is an opposite view of the ray gun, its energy levels reduced after firing test shots at some helpless steel beams:
I used primary-coloured yarn to freeform-crochet this raygun, except for a tactile grip made from grey half-double crochet stitches. Its aiming fin is similar to the nose I made, minus the nostrils.
Since I was the one who built this raygun, I must have sent that mysterious briefcase to myself from the future; a future where I defend lunar ice colonies from fiery space invaders: