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0:00 Teaser
0:33 A real retractable lightsaber
3:28 New hilt design
4:17 Support our channel!
5:22 Building new hilt
9:07 How does it work?
12:00 Different blade colors?
13:22 Electronics
15:00 Powerpack
16:27 World's First Retractable Lightsaber
17:05 TEST!
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  1. Hacksmith Industries

    Hacksmith IndustriesMånad sedan

    Download and play AFK Arena for free ► bit.ly/3cvZ7dB Use these bonus codes: BestRPG4BusyU and uf4shqjngq to get awesome rewards. WATCH THE TEST VIDEO RIGHT NOW ►►► setoos.info/name/y7LDqpuFrHt9iIQ/video plus did I mention there's a giveaway???

  2. Xxshadow_beast0xX

    Xxshadow_beast0xX4 dagar sedan

    @HacksmithIndustries Him: this actually hurts to look at also him: look at that Me: should i or should I not???

  3. Jam The Turtle !

    Jam The Turtle !20 dagar sedan

    I remade the lightsaber *wink

  4. Mad Bartender

    Mad Bartender29 dagar sedan

    Don't worry i always AFK no matter what game i played

  5. Mr Beast's Conscience

    Mr Beast's ConscienceMånad sedan


  6. Otara Kramer

    Otara KramerMånad sedan

    I just also thought that

  7. Longmoneey ju

    Longmoneey ju46 sekunder sedan

    my dude had the worst voice crack ever💀

  8. Savim 18

    Savim 183 minuter sedan

    Now one realized that is short a fuck

  9. Tristan Porter

    Tristan Porter6 minuter sedan

    this is cool

  10. TheChris TheCross

    TheChris TheCross9 minuter sedan

    This actually hurts to look at LoOk At ThAt

  11. blooperMDP

    blooperMDP21 minut sedan

    now people are gonna be complaining about how there is no blade

  12. J V S

    J V S21 minut sedan

    I Loki want one.

  13. P Lam

    P Lam24 minuter sedan

    More like a flame thrower to me

  14. Eachann _

    Eachann _27 minuter sedan

    It was cool until he flinched when he turned it on

  15. Reece Reinholtz

    Reece Reinholtz28 minuter sedan

    Quick question... wheres the kyber crystal

  16. Masked man

    Masked man30 minuter sedan

    Now you guys are the ones who are actually making the future

  17. Stealth Explorer

    Stealth Explorer38 minuter sedan

    Congratulations Hacksmith industries for making world record

  18. dank knight420

    dank knight42052 minuter sedan

    The dude made my childhood dreams come true

  19. Jai Anupam Varun

    Jai Anupam Varun58 minuter sedan

    How did you make your intro? It's great!

  20. Metalci Biri

    Metalci BiriTimme sedan

    Bilender efe dayıdan gelenler

  21. S D

    S DTimme sedan

    I like how the word "we" kept getting thrown around yet Chris Evans wannabe did sweet fuck all.

  22. Hacksmith Industries

    Hacksmith Industries14 minuter sedan

    Oh I only paid for everything, pay everyone's salary, take all liability and risk for the business, worked my ass off for the past 5 years working 80+ hours a week... but yeah let's go with I don't do anything.

  23. eric roberts

    eric robertsTimme sedan

    You did it you are on the news

  24. Nun Yerbizness

    Nun YerbiznessTimme sedan

    Now that is absolutely amazing. Unless they come out with nuclear-grade size D batteries, I don't think you can get much closer to a fictional light saber than what you did. Well done!

  25. Tyler McDonald

    Tyler McDonaldTimme sedan

    I just saw you on the news in America from this project.

  26. Kryštof Dostál

    Kryštof DostálTimme sedan

    You guys are jedi masters

  27. Peter Apazidis

    Peter ApazidisTimme sedan

    ok where did you learn to do all of this stuff?

  28. Jojee

    JojeeTimme sedan

    Couldn't you power this lightsaber with grapes?

  29. hmu Philly

    hmu PhillyTimme sedan

    I wonder what michio kaku would think of this since his documentary

  30. Victor Micheni

    Victor MicheniTimme sedan

    Me looking at my future 11:55

  31. Ben Bailey

    Ben BaileyTimme sedan

    When the haters don’t realize this guy is in the Guinness book of word records for this.

  32. Lil Otchok

    Lil OtchokTimme sedan

    Shout out to Disney😂

  33. Colton Salinas

    Colton Salinas2 timmar sedan

    You should make dark mauls lightsaber next

  34. Diego Bravo

    Diego Bravo2 timmar sedan

    Who else remembers when he recorded themselves getting their first plasma cutter

  35. Alley Cat101

    Alley Cat1012 timmar sedan

    Voice crack 9:27

  36. Tyler

    Tyler2 timmar sedan

    Is this even going to be legal?

  37. Dan Watkins

    Dan Watkins2 timmar sedan

    Fuck the lightsaber what about flying car already

  38. Zegled

    Zegled2 timmar sedan

    He`s a sadist confirmed: Looking that really hurts.... Look at that!

  39. Zyxlem YT

    Zyxlem YT2 timmar sedan

    Make it have a battery

  40. Adam Vair

    Adam Vair2 timmar sedan

    Is there any way you could make the light saner black? Like in mandaloridan

  41. Yelr Jelr

    Yelr Jelr3 timmar sedan

    George Lucas would be proud

  42. Arnav Khanna

    Arnav Khanna3 timmar sedan

    9:30 If that’s not *crack* steampunk

  43. Fish hsiF

    Fish hsiF3 timmar sedan

    Beam katanas will be real in 10 seconds

  44. Sekeyo

    Sekeyo3 timmar sedan

    Siema Tony

  45. Jan Martin Zamudio

    Jan Martin Zamudio3 timmar sedan

    video in the future: learning how to use the force

  46. Warehouse Oasis

    Warehouse Oasis3 timmar sedan

    Use the machine

  47. Jake Austin

    Jake Austin3 timmar sedan

    Doesn't acetylene burn almost 1500° hotter? I think that would allow for faster cuts.

  48. CHOPE

    CHOPE3 timmar sedan

    good job u guys should try to make star wars gun it will be amazing

  49. Walker 67 584

    Walker 67 5843 timmar sedan

    My friends future is here

  50. Sammy Boy

    Sammy Boy3 timmar sedan

    Im surprised at how simple the mechanism actually was, just a heated beam of propane gas

  51. Nigel Fletcher

    Nigel Fletcher3 timmar sedan

    It’s a lightsaber

  52. Arne

    Arne3 timmar sedan

    Did youve really found a Kybercristall?

  53. Julian Martinez

    Julian Martinez3 timmar sedan

    Congratulations on the Guinness World Record title!!

  54. Riley Higginbotham

    Riley Higginbotham3 timmar sedan

    Do the forc

  55. Bailey Jackson

    Bailey Jackson4 timmar sedan

    Keep going! Love it! You are awesome man! And the team you are working with! Childhood dreams coming true!

  56. Alimay Kovatch

    Alimay Kovatch4 timmar sedan

    It's cool 😁

  57. Justin

    Justin4 timmar sedan

    Bro, can I buy it? 1 billion

  58. Justin

    Justin4 timmar sedan

    Im just kidding im not that rich

  59. Tsabaat Kenzie

    Tsabaat Kenzie4 timmar sedan

    Im big fan starswars thanks,im happy now you make it real

  60. Jakob

    Jakob4 timmar sedan

    You could use potassium for a violet color

  61. Dylan playshalo

    Dylan playshalo4 timmar sedan

    This is my favorite youtuber now😁

  62. Nando

    Nando4 timmar sedan

    When can I buy mine? There are some politicians in my country who deserve my attention!

  63. Master YODA

    Master YODA4 timmar sedan

    When gone am I, the last of the Jedi will you be

  64. Odder than me

    Odder than me4 timmar sedan

    Elon musk

  65. Tech Gamingaster

    Tech Gamingaster4 timmar sedan

    Each an everything is possible for this guy👍

  66. Emily Villegas

    Emily Villegas5 timmar sedan

    Its Chris Evan with a lightsaber

  67. Poké Auz

    Poké Auz5 timmar sedan

    But it’s so dangerous

  68. Александр Мокравцов

    Александр Мокравцов5 timmar sedan

    Please!!! I beg you, stop using word light!!!! Please!!!!!!!!! It’s just a plasmasaber not light, stop please, you hurt me

  69. Poké Auz

    Poké Auz5 timmar sedan

    Seriously tho it’s like he is just tony stark

  70. David Lane

    David Lane5 timmar sedan

    This is really cool

  71. Ịcẹd Tẹạ

    Ịcẹd Tẹạ5 timmar sedan

    You really made it you are just amazing

  72. Kirby

    Kirby5 timmar sedan

    In 30 years from now *I made a working DEATH STAR*

  73. Filip Arnqvist

    Filip Arnqvist6 timmar sedan

    9:30 i cant be the only one that notised

  74. G 8

    G 86 timmar sedan

    You guys are almost there..heres one for you guys control dry ice to a gas soild to form A shield good luck

  75. Bebe

    Bebe6 timmar sedan

    Isn't the lightsaber itself getting melted by the heat?

  76. Adzer Bey

    Adzer Bey6 timmar sedan

    if u consider to make a superhero team like avengers you can count me in... this guy is a legend .... loves from turkey

  77. Cameron Princz

    Cameron Princz6 timmar sedan

    He made it onto Snapchat’s Guinness world record with this exact build great job btw I love your vids and have watched for years now


    DART BOARD6 timmar sedan

    We got gunies world record for light shaber dude

  79. Washed King

    Washed King6 timmar sedan

    real life tony stark

  80. Jocelyn UwU

    Jocelyn UwU6 timmar sedan

    This man has achieved future weapon

  81. Shockwave_ INV

    Shockwave_ INV6 timmar sedan

    I bet you when I’m 23 I’m just gonna become Anakin

  82. mamoun abdou

    mamoun abdou7 timmar sedan

    You should consider partnering with netflix for a show

  83. Mäthëëšhä Šïłvä

    Mäthëëšhä Šïłvä7 timmar sedan

    11:30 - "This beam is really COOL. It actually burns around 4000 FAHRENHEIT"

  84. Ara-Chan Official

    Ara-Chan Official7 timmar sedan

    My eyesss

  85. Jimmy davis III

    Jimmy davis III7 timmar sedan

    We are slowly making star wars a reality. Watch give it a few years and someone will know how to use/ create the force

  86. Andydas -

    Andydas -8 timmar sedan

    9:30, that sexy voice crack tho

  87. Chad Dougherty

    Chad Dougherty8 timmar sedan

    "This actually hurts to look at" "woa look at that" ahhahah

  88. Mark Jones

    Mark Jones8 timmar sedan

    Hank Hill would be proud of this usage of Propane

  89. Logi Poo

    Logi Poo8 timmar sedan

    Your so boring just swing it

  90. bedaav okalm

    bedaav okalm8 timmar sedan

    Dites vous que si un jour ya des aliens qui débarquent sur terre, il faudra savoir se servir d'autre chose que des armes à munitions pour se battre, c'est pas si con de faire entrer ça dans le monde moderne peut être que dans 1500 ans on aura des jedi 🤣 sinon tu dois absolument trouver un moyen d'intégrer un mini moteur à linterieur du sabre, et de maîtriser l'énergie produite pour stabiliser la lame.

  91. Sugaroki

    Sugaroki8 timmar sedan

    imagine trying to rob this guy and he pulls out his lightsabers

  92. Angremaan

    Angremaan8 timmar sedan

    12:31 “This actually hurts to look at, look at that..” Me: are you sure about that?

  93. Фархан Рамджан

    Фархан Рамджан8 timmar sedan

    When’s the Death Star coming?

  94. Dentae

    Dentae9 timmar sedan

    Aren’t any of you realising about how he would get plasma. The worlds first plasma was made in a fusion reactor not too long ago and I fought the government would give some tooo you?

  95. Alvaro Jimenez

    Alvaro Jimenez9 timmar sedan

    Idk ..not buying it

  96. Bryant Keokanya

    Bryant Keokanya9 timmar sedan

    “This actually hurts to look at” *continues to look at it*

  97. Austin Timmons

    Austin Timmons9 timmar sedan

    I personally grow my lightsabers in my backyard


    ANTMAN PLAYZ9 timmar sedan

    You made me follow my dreams and I make 10k a week

  99. Joshuadaveg Solijon

    Joshuadaveg Solijon9 timmar sedan

    I just watch one minute i subscribe all ready

  100. Cooper Gilbert

    Cooper Gilbert10 timmar sedan

    Show us the top james

  101. Deryl Donaldson

    Deryl Donaldson10 timmar sedan

    What kind of kyber crystal is it tho

  102. Super Saiyan Rosè Goku Black

    Super Saiyan Rosè Goku Black10 timmar sedan

    But can you create a Death Star.

  103. Harshit Gupta

    Harshit Gupta10 timmar sedan


  104. ALBIN

    ALBIN10 timmar sedan

    You look like Jesus 😻

  105. Super Crip69

    Super Crip6910 timmar sedan

    Bet u could cut a safe open with this🤔

  106. Legggoify

    Legggoify11 timmar sedan

    ok who the hell let the jedi into 2020

  107. Emlie

    Emlie11 timmar sedan

    "This actually hurts to look at" "Look at that"