Musical machines

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#1

Seeing this kind of thing makes me want my GF more and more!


Wintergatan - Marble Machine (laser musicbox inspiration)
This is a crazy way to play music
Pre-Release | What the deuce?
#2

Holy crap, that is amazing!!!


#3

They have quite a few videos about the construction process on YouTube. Very impressive undertaking.


#4

Dual threads. which one will win?


#5

Oops! Either I wasn’t observant enough or fluke timing was involved. What were the chances…?


#6

No fluke. The video premiered on Leap Day. YouTube has it as March 1st. So it’s current. I’m sure I would have posted it from the BoingBoing referral but didn’t read much on Monday and Tuesday.


#7

I don’t know if it is good PR, or just that impressive of a machine… but the video absolutely flooded my world. Almost every webpage I check daily had mention or link to it.


#8

WOW. I missed that the first four times it was posted, but the fifth finally got me.


#9

It’s mesmerizing to watch. I also started thinking about how I could make something similar with the laser. the past few weeks I was thinking about how to make custom music boxes and the use of the Lego pegs in this one was a great inspiration :slight_smile:


#10

Well, when you’ve got your head buried in makin’ us our GlowForges, I for one won’t blame you.


#11

How it’s made!


#12

Had to do something similar for a class but WAY less involved lol


#13

Just say this on Make

http://makezine.com/2016/03/18/stadsmuziek-player-piano/