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February 2, 2016 AT 8:00 am

Striking Animated Life-Size Mechanical Horse #ArtTuesday

Adrian Landon created awesome animated life-size mechanical horse. via adrianlandon

Almost two years in the making, the Mechanical Horse was single-handedly designed, machined and sculpted by me, at home and in my metal shop in Brooklyn, NY. Over 100 bearings, custom laser-cut sprockets, 30 feet of chain, 23 articulating joints and one small electric motor, this has been by far my most challenging project yet, combining my in-depth knowledge and passion for horses, my childhood mechanical experience with Legos, and most of all, my love for creation.

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