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A Mechanical Scorpion (view 3) by AMechanicalMind A Mechanical Scorpion (view 3) by AMechanicalMind
A commissioned Mechanical Scorpion made with watch parts including dials, strap springs, winding stems, knobs, and more. All metal, soldered together with lead free silver bearing solder.

For more photos of the process of making this little creature, see [link]

For more Clockwork Arthropods see here:
Spiders: [link] [link] [link]
Dragonfly: [link]
Mantis: [link]
Butterfly: [link]
And first Scorpion: [link]

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Oblivion-design Apr 25, 2013   Interface Designer
love the work put into this great job!! :)
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cat2198 Nov 13, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
omg I want to buy one!!!!!
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den89-freedom Sep 8, 2012  Student Traditional Artist
this is extraordinary ,love it :]
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onecuriouschip Sep 8, 2012  Student General Artist
Amazing! Love it!
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AMechanicalMind Sep 8, 2012  Professional Artisan Crafter
Thanks so much!
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:iconserget2:
You mean this is not photoshopped but an actual sculpture of wristwhatch -pieces and stuff. Wow, i'm impressed, i actually thought it was photoshopped.
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AMechanicalMind Sep 8, 2012  Professional Artisan Crafter
It is quite unreal...I can see how you'd think it was photoshopped.
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:iconserget2:
well it's very well done, amazing
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john55597 Sep 8, 2012
looks like steam punk
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:iconamechanicalmind:
AMechanicalMind Sep 8, 2012  Professional Artisan Crafter
I suppose, although it isn't meant strictly as such. Yes, they are made from watch parts as a lot of steampunkery uses...but it's more about the beauty of mechanical bits, as well as the recycling of unloved and dead watches.
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