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The deserts of the planet Tatooine were harsh; very rough on machines. The small jawas used enormous vehicles as a kind of mobile home - no mere Winnebago, the sandcrawler was the size of a small building, containing living space and a large maintenance hangar and shop area.
It is here that the droids R2D2 and C-3PO are brought after being found by the jawas.
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