World Maker Faire New York 2014

Make Your Own Windbot Muscle

Make a muscle for a wind-powered robot. A wind rotor made from two disposable cups twists up a loop of high-tech fishing line to make it powerfully contract. Uses hot-melt adhesives, wire bending, and knot tying.

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About the Maker

James Mallos

Sculptor, kite designer, and wanderer away from mechanical engineering, I am interested in kinetic sculptures assembled from modular parts.