It is good to see that R2-D2 has finally got himself a steady job, this time he has been modified by a gang of researchers who have been showing off all of their hard work on the Instructables site, check it out!
According to the team members Matt Fuchs, Jessica Garcia and Zach Hyder this why they built the R2-D2 drinks dispenser;
Our motivation for this project came from our group’s communal love for arguably the best series known to mankind, Star Wars. When we first brainstormed the idea, we didn’t know what we wanted to do, we just knew that it would have a Star Wars theme somehow incorporated. When we found the electronic super soaker pistol, we knew that it was the perfect toy to modify.