Lightsaber Hilts

Whether you are looking for your favourite Star Wars characters lightsaber hilt or something a little bit different - just for you - then you are in the right place. Shop our collection of lightsaber hilts here at Padawan Outpost.

All Lightsaber hilts come with a blade included!

Selections vary from Baselit, Neopixel or Proffie. What saber hilt will you get?

Lightsaber Hilts

Brief History of Lightsaber Hilts

Lightsaber hilts are the handles of lightsabers, serving as the physical interface between a Jedi or Sith and their weapon. The earliest recorded lightsabers had simple and utilitarian designs, constructed using various metals, alloys, and occasionally rare crystals. As lightsaber technology evolved, so did the hilt designs, with Jedi and Sith customizing their hilts to reflect their personalities, fighting styles, and cultural backgrounds. Today, there is a wide variety of lightsaber hilts, from traditional to exotic, catering to the diverse preferences of Force users across the galaxy.

What are Lightsaber Hilts made of?

Lightsaber hilts can be made from various materials, ranging from common metals like durasteel and aluminum to more exotic substances, such as phrik, beskar, or Mandalorian iron. The choice of materials depends on the user's preferences, combat style, and the need for durability. Some Jedi and Sith prefer precious metals and gemstones to reflect their status and power, while others prioritize functionality and ease of use.

Here at Padawan Outpost we make sure we stay on this mission - all lightsaber hilts that we sell are made of the finest materials ensuring a heavy high quality feel saber in your hand. You are only as good as the weapon that is in your hands - and its our duty to make sure that you are the best!

Notable Lightsaber Hilt Designs
  1. Obi-Wan Kenobi's Hilt: Obi-Wan's hilt is an elegant design with a streamlined, simple appearance, reflecting his adherence to Jedi traditions and his preference for a one-handed grip.
  2. Darth Vader's Hilt: Darth Vader's hilt is a menacing and robust design, featuring a black, ridged grip and an imposing presence, mirroring his intimidating persona as the Sith Lord.
  3. Kylo Ren's Crossguard Hilt: Kylo Ren's hilt is a unique and unconventional design, characterized by crossguard vents that emit energy from the main blade, signifying his unstable connection to the dark side.
  4. Mace Windu's Hilt: Mace Windu's hilt boasts an ornate electrum finish and distinctive engravings, representing his esteemed position as a member of the Jedi Council and his mastery of Vaapad lightsaber combat.
  5. Rey Skywalker's Staff Hilt: Rey's hilt is an innovative design, created by combining her scavenged quarterstaff with a salvaged lightsaber, showcasing her resourcefulness and adaptability.
Customization and Personalization

Lightsaber hilts offer a canvas for personalization and artistic expression. Force users often add engravings, runes, or symbols that hold significant meaning to them. Additionally, lightsaber enthusiasts can modify their hilts with various accessories, such as pommels, emitters, and shrouds, to create a hilt that suits their unique preferences and combat style.

Legacy and Continuity

The design of a lightsaber hilt can also carry emotional significance, acting as a connection to the user's heritage or the legacy of previous Jedi or Sith. Some Force users inherit or replicate the hilt designs of their mentors or fallen comrades, preserving their memories and passing on the traditions of the Order.

In conclusion, lightsaber hilts are not merely tools; they are an extension of a Jedi or Sith's identity, representing their beliefs, skills, and experiences as they embark on their journey through the Force.

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What lightsaber hilts do you offer?

We do a whole range of lightsaber hilts, from Star Wars characters to custom inspired hilts. Which one is your favourite?

What is a lightsaber hilt?

A lightsaber hilt is the handle or grip of a lightsaber, which contains the necessary components to activate and control the blade.

Do I just get the lightsaber hilt?

We will throw in a free lightsaber blade with every hilt bought! These can be used for duelling or just display

Can I use any hilt with any lightsaber blade?

Yes, we offer a whole range of lightsaber blades for you to choose from, allowing you to fully customise your lightsaber journey

What materials are lightsaber hilts made from?

Lightsaber hilts can be made from various materials, including metal, plastic, and resin. High-end replicas often use metal for a more authentic feel.

Are these hilts useful for cosplayers?

Yes, lightsaber hilts are popular among cosplayers who want to replicate the appearance of lightsabers used by their favorite Star Wars characters.

3 days ago
May the Force be with you.
Bought a sabre for my son. Easy to order. Fast delivery. My son is delighted. Definitely do business again. Tempted to buy myself one.
Stephen Dawks
17 hours ago
The Best out there.
Excellent products, excellent delivery, excellent customer service. The best in the UK for the products they sell
Michael Cox
March 22, 2023
Great experience
Wonderful customer service and great products with an easy to use website. Would buy from them again.
Mark Robinson
March 27, 2023
Great Service
Great Service. Great quality product, very fast delivery. I will definitely be using them again.
Gordon DeMillin
March 27, 2023
Fantastic service and products
Excellent delivery time and care in the packaging, quality products above all.
Jake Lane
2 days ago
Kylo Ren proffie lightsaber
Great customer service and a very well made product!!
Anthony Calles
6 days ago
The saber is as amazing as ever
The saber is as amazing as ever, I love it, can’t wait to buy my next one from you guys
Marc Thomas
March 21, 2023
Great products excellent low prices
great products excellent low prices, a brilliant addition to any Star Wars collection. Really fast delivery
Michael Newton