(You can see it around 1:40, and then the product page on the computer in the background a few seconds later.) Thanks to Nick Brewer and Adafruit’s Phil Burgess for catching this!
The WIRED giant robot mech is STANDING TALL and looking good after its assembly and paint job … now it’s time to BRING IT TO LIFE with Arduinos, radio controls, servos, lighting effects, voice modulators, and hidden surprises. Watch as Stan Winston School and Legacy Effects put the finishing touches on the mother of all mechs just days before it’s big unveiling …
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