A streak of 30 degree Celsius weather, a couple of visiting grandkids, and a lake 50 feet from my shop means that things have not been speeding along in the shop for the past few days. But these are moments not to be missed in life.
But the chicken is very close to completion with some plugs needed in the leg pivot shaft and attachment of the drive bar. She is shown beside her temporary stand where she will stay while I work on the mechanism. It is on the cutting some right angle gears now!
Automata is a creative blend of my life interests , engineering, art and woodworking.