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Forum topic by oldnovice posted 03-25-2014 03:50 PM 946 views 0 times favorited 9 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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03-25-2014 03:50 PM

Topic tags/keywords: youtube video music box

Take a look at this piece!
Automated music box

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#1 posted 03-25-2014 04:06 PM

i can build one of those ,only in my dreams LOL

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#2 posted 03-25-2014 04:30 PM

I started working with computers in ‘62 and the thing that amazes me the most about them is the current level of life like animation. Beautiful example, novice.

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#3 posted 03-25-2014 04:31 PM

I love the music in that animated video.

2Cellos are awesome. The little girl scolded by her mother for rocking out cracks me up.


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#4 posted 03-25-2014 04:33 PM

Wouldn’t even know where to begin…lol

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#5 posted 03-25-2014 05:34 PM

CNC Project, Hans!

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#6 posted 03-25-2014 06:07 PM

The Video isn’t awesone – - that is an incredible amount of work and programming to look so realistic.

Maybe we can do it with a 3-D printer…..

These guys are on tour world wide with Elton John, they have been on Ellen and other shows.

Really impressive.

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#7 posted 03-25-2014 11:43 PM

I have seen that before. Amazing, amazing, amazing.

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#8 posted 03-26-2014 01:18 AM

To me those “fingers” are sort of creepy, almost like skeleton hands!

But I do have to say that is one incredible piece of woodworking and automation!

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#9 posted 03-26-2014 01:32 PM

Thanks for the link, oldnovice. I’ve seen some of their work before, but this one is totally over the top. Loved the mechanism as well as the music, and I’m sure it’s all technically correct.

I’ve made computer-generated stop-action videos with as many as four variables per frame, but this one must have hundreds. And where I’m making 8 frames per second, they must be making 30.

They’re definitely at the top of their game !!!

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