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    Carbon Fiber Stormtroopers

    Carbon Fiber Stormtroopers Invade SDC

    San Diego, CA, November 30, 2011 - Four engineers at San Diego Composites fulfilled a childhood dream and became internet sensations along the way. Jon Blackler, Kevin Proum, Len Carson, and Daniel Avina wanted to be Star Wars Stormtroopers but not just any 1970s Stormtrooper - they wanted to be next generation "Carbon Fiber Stormtroopers". With support from SDC to use company equipment and their own extensive composite design and manufacturing knowledge, these four engineers used their free time and funds to put a modern spin on the classic Stormtrooper armor.:

    Stormtroopers Invade SDC

    The Carbon Fiber Storm Troopers are already making headlines at such sites as The Official Star Wars Blog and popular technology website Gizmodo. With over 300,000 "likes" on Facebook for the Gizmodo article, their passion for Star Wars and composite materials is shared by many. This holiday season, SDC wishes, "May the Force be with you."

    Stormtroopers Invade SDC

    If you would like more information about the Carbon Fiber Stormtroopers, please contact Jon Blacker at

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