- "What I really need is a droid that understands the binary language of moisture vaporators."
"Vaporators? Sir, my first job was programming binary loadlifters—very similar to your vaporators in most respects."
- ―Owen Lars and C-3PO
A moisture vaporator was a device used to capture water from the air used on moisture farms. These were typically found on desert planets such as Tatooine. Moisture farmers collected water using moisture vaporators and sold it for a living. Owen Lars, for example, was a moisture farmer. Although they did not have the artificial intelligence of droids, they used binary as a programming language. A single unit could cost up to 500 credits.
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