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Seen at World #MakerFaire: ‘Bottled Circuits’ are Fantastic Scrolling LED Messages in a Bottle, Soldered Inside the Bottle! #WMF16

Our team stumbled upon the work of Kimio Kosaka this past weekend at World Maker Faire and we were all really impressed with his craft. The majority of the circuit is soldered inside the bottle, using tweezers and other custom tools to solder connections that even outside the bottle would require patience and precision! Check out the video below for a making-of demonstration and thanks to Kimio for sharing his fantastic project with the world – and also thanks to his daughter Mariko for helping translate his actual words and inspirations!

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LEDs soldered in a bottle–2+ months of work, amazing! #makerfaire #wmf16

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