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Reddit user bergerfred is a movie prop and memorabilia aficionado, but building a Han Solo Frozen in Carbonite replica at home took his hobby to the next level. It was built entirely from scratch – face, box, paint and all. For those who don’t remember what happened in the movie, during the solidifying process, gas was pumped into a freezing chamber where it was mixed with molten carbonite into a solid block; the gas was released later at its destination or at the processing center. Carbon-freezing could induce hibernation sickness after being released, as was the case with Han Solo. The Alderaanian Medical Association established that inhaling carbon-freezing smoke was a health risk. Continue reading for more pictures and information.