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    I finished the third Clayton Boyer "Bot" today. This is "Theo's Walking Bot". Building these was a very fun project. I had a hard time stepping away once I got started. Going to miss working on them, but, it gave me the confidence to try a wooden gear clock. I will be starting that soon. Darn Spring, I really need to get outside, but can't get past the shop..


    A video of the little feller..... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DVMrw6uBLWk
    AKA Paul from Washington State
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    Funny mechanisms. True, there is still a lot of work for the engineer. Ragged rhythm of movement looks unnatural. Probably choosing a gear with a variable gear ratio could make the foot work more smoother. But I'm grumbling with envy for sure. I watched this and other your videos. Great job!
    Last edited by Leshko; 03-29-2017, 11:37 PM.
    Alexey Morozov & my puzzles

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    • #3
      Definitely a must do project!
      Rolf
      RBI G4 Hawk, Delta SS350, Nova 1624 DVR XP
      Philosophy "I don't know that I can't, therefore I can"
      Proud Member of the Long Island Woodworkers Club
      And the Long Island Scrollsaw Association

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      • #4
        Wow! That is fantastic! Where did you get the pattern for that? I would love to make one.

        -Bill
        -Bill

        My saw is a DeWalt788 Measure twice; cut once; count fingers after cut

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        • #5
          I am NOT showing the picture of that to my 10 year old grandson. He would be all over me to make one right away!
          Linda at www.ArtIngrained.com

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            http://lisaboyer.com/Claytonsite/Claytonsite1.htm
            "Time to Give Back"

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            • #7
              Wow, how did I miss this one..nice job scrappile..

              Trout
              Hawk G-4 Jetcraft
              Fish are food, not friends!

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