Denzil Ferreira – Assignment 7 – Automata-Me!

This is a simple automata, that makes a picture (ME!!!) jump back and forward like a crazy man (not that’s not true ahah).

What I used:
– Foam
– Starbucks sticks
– Paper
– Plastic straws

I did try several gears to make an automata, but since I was using straws, it was hard to get the right rigidity for it to work 😦 Anyway, it was a great to fiddle around with hand-made gears and thinking about how to interconnect everything.

A video demo and afterwords the gallery of the steps I took until the final product:


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: