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Watch Parts Creature 'Greeper'
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Published: January 29, 2019
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Articulated Watch Parts Creature "Greeper"
created January 25, 2018


Greeper 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 solder.

 

Greeper features a neck that rotates, swivels 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.  He is also able to swivel at his hips and his hands have a grasping, simian grip.

 

Greeper's outer skin and head are made with watch dials that have been cut and sanded to shape. 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 gears, 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 40 hours of intricate work to complete.

 

Greeper stands about 70mm 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 size
2532x2532px 892.13 KB
IMAGE DETAILS
Make
Panasonic
Model
DMC-LX100
Shutter Speed
1/400 second
Aperture
F/5.6
Focal Length
11 mm
ISO Speed
200
Date Taken
Jan 25, 2019, 5:19:02 AM
Software
Adobe Photoshop Elements 17.0 (Windows)
Comments5
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ethanchutson's avatar
Pretty freakin' cool! I love the details.
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sabsonHobbyist General Artist
I really looks nice
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cologoboyzHobbyist General Artist
subscribe to CallMeCarson
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CreatorXMHobbyist Traditional Artist
Now give it a tie that looks like a hour hand
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jackzilla2011Hobbyist General Artist
Cool
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