After a few distractions, including a few snow squalls, indoor flying, and extended coffee with some neighbours, the Geek army got some colour.. Most are still missing arms, waiting to see what their placement in the piece will allow. Who will carry shields, spears, or swords? Three of these guys will twist their heads to look around.
So a with little more figuring of the lift and mechanism and things should get straightened out.
Automata is a creative blend of my life interests , engineering, art and woodworking.