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Oregon City company brings iconic ‘Star Wars’ weapon to life

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Saber Forge owner Philip Isherwood Saber Forge owner Philip Isherwood
OREGON CITY, OR (KPTV) -

“Star Wars: The Force Awakens” comes to theaters Friday, but a local company celebrates the film franchise year-round.

Saber Forge is an Oregon City manufacturing company in that specializes in custom lightsaber replicas.

Owner Philip Isherwood is lifelong Star Wars fan. He originally began making sabers as a hobby, but then started a lightsaber-making business several years ago to serve other Star Wars enthusiasts.

Saber Forge now has 50 employees and has sold over 25,000 lightsabers around the world.

To learn more about Saber Forge and how to get your own lightsaber, visit their website SaberForge.com.

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