Star Wars: The Phantom Menace - Podracer Telemetry Antenna


Star Wars: The Phantom Menace - Podracer Telemetry Antenna

Product no.: 1715

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A prop antenna used in the 1999 sci-fi movie ‘Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace’ starring: Liam Neeson, Ewan McGregor, Natalie Portman & Ian McDiarmid.

The antenna is made from resin and has a threaded iron bar running through the middle, it’s been painted silver and was used on one of the full sized Podracers constructed at Leavesden Studios, most of the Podracers have antennas fitted to allow telemetry information to be sent. The antenna measures: 515mm x 70mm x 80mm (20” x 2.7” x 3.1”).

 

The antenna was obtained along with other EP1 items from Hanningfield Metals (H & M Sales Ltd), West Hanningfield, Essex. Hanningfield Metals specialised in aircraft scrap and supplied the EP1 production with many parts used in the film, after production filming finished the same company was responsible for disposing of the large set pieces.
 

This item comes supplied with a COA (Certificate of Authenticity).

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