Sisyphus Clock

March 21, 2015

Partial work completed on this design.  Originally inspired by a paper written by a collaboration between Disney and MIT folks

http://www.wired.co.uk/news/archive/2013-07/29/disney-automata

 

I studied the linkages and reverse-engineered a good part of the kinematics.  Then, I changed them, and added my “Newton the Robot” character.

Sisyphus

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