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Forum topic by jmartel posted 03-03-2016 12:39 AM 896 views 1 time favorited 5 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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03-03-2016 12:39 AM

Saw this and figured people would appreciate it on here. Marble machine designed to play a song. Very well done.

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#1 posted 03-03-2016 02:19 AM

Holy Toledo.

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#2 posted 03-03-2016 03:11 AM

Thanks, Jeff. That was awesome! Loved the marbles rolling on the floor at the end.

One thing I noticed – there is a shot around 3:00 of the mechanism that triggers the marbles falling on the glockenspiel bars. Two of the notes are labelled “H” :-)

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#3 posted 03-03-2016 08:09 AM

Oh yes.

And the build videos are pretty cool too.

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#4 posted 03-03-2016 10:05 AM

Yes, have seen it at least 10 times and ot makes me happy just thinking of the concept of someone making a machine that complex just for fun and joy. Makes the world a greater place to be.
Imagine mixint the two most fantastic materials in the world: wood and Lego. Cant go wrong!

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#5 posted 03-03-2016 07:34 PM

Very amazing. Very skillful wood working and music crafting. That’s a lot of talent in one person.

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