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Articulated Watch Parts Creature 'Gadget'


Articulated Watch Parts Creature "Gadget"
created September 6, 2018

Gadget is a fully articulated and poseable imaginary creature sculpture made completely from recycled watch parts. He has been soldered together with lead free, silver bearing glue in this piece.

Gadget features a neck that rotates and tilts, shoulders that swivel, rotate, and tilt, elbows and wrists that swivel and rotate, as well as knees, ankles, and hips that rotate and tilt.

Gadget's outer skin and head are made with watch dials that have been cut and sanded to shape. He also has eyes made of spring bars. His interior skeleton is made with many different watch parts. Bones are watch spring bars connected to various wheels and cogs. He has a spine made from watch stems, and 'organs' of watch gears and plates. All of his joints were made with cut spring bars that have been soldered into moveable joints with different axes of twist. Fingers and toes are winding stems.

This sculpture has taken around 30 hours of intricate work to complete.

Gadget stands about 2.5 inches tall.

All creations made by A Mechanical Mind are one of a kind, never to be reproduced exactly. All parts are soldered, never glued. Sculptures are not toys and should be handled sparingly, as their parts are tiny and delicate.

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Image details
Image size
3088x3088px 2.72 MB
Shutter Speed
1/60 second
Focal Length
11 mm
ISO Speed
Date Taken
Sep 6, 2018, 4:02:22 AM
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I love this to pieces. Not literally, hopefully.
RennaRay's avatar
He's so cute! He kinda reminds of the amphibian guy from the shape of water
Earth23's avatar
awwww.he cutie~
My heart floats with emotionHeart Huggle! 
JadeRavenwing's avatar
He is so cute, this pleases me.
QuirkyBrainiac's avatar
The range of motion is great!!
AnotherUser666's avatar
These are all awesome works of art, made out of watch parts, no less, that's amazing!
Cifosi2500's avatar
This looks amazing! Great job!
veganviolinist's avatar
This is so cool!! :D (Big Grin) 
queenElsafan2015's avatar
Reminds me of a locust wretch from Gears of war
EdgeHogX's avatar
when the apocalype happens I'd Love for him to be my friend and help me fight off the hordes of mutants and infected remenants
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