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Forum topic by ajosephg posted 10-07-2011 01:54 AM 988 views 0 times favorited 6 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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10-07-2011 01:54 AM

Since this Rube Goldberg machine is made from wood, I guess it’s appropriate for LJ’s

http://blog.makezine.com/archive/2011/04/japanese-gravity-marimba-plays-bach-in-an-ancient-forest.html

-- Joe


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#1 posted 10-07-2011 02:16 AM

Cools, thanks for the post ;-))

-- Bob in WW ~ "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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#2 posted 10-07-2011 02:20 AM

very nice. I wonder if those are real rosewood bars like real marimba.

-- Eric

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#3 posted 10-07-2011 03:09 AM

that was absolutely incredible.

-- My dad and I built a 65 chev pick up.I killed trannys in that thing for some reason-Hog

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#4 posted 10-07-2011 03:50 AM

Wow. That’s quite something

-- I may have lost my marbles, but I still have my love of woodworking

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#5 posted 10-07-2011 04:16 AM

Can you imagine the hours it took to get the right rhythm?

-- Joe

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#6 posted 10-07-2011 04:58 AM

Hours ? You mean days, don’t you ? A lot of work went into it, that’s for sure. Cool find, Joe.

-- If you're going to stir the pot, think BIG spoon or SMALL boat paddle. David Grimes, Georgia

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