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A Wooden Adding Machine

When I want to add two numbers, I use a calculator. Made of metal. But if you’re the awesome woodworker Matthias Wandel, you build a binary adding machine out of wood, then drop marbles into it in order to get your result. BEHOLD, THE WOODEN ADDING MACHINE: My favorite part is when he [...]

LEGO Domino Row-Building Machine

(YouTube Link) Matthias Wandel used LEGO Technic parts to build a machine that distributes dominoes in rows. His website is filled with other similar gadgets, most of which are made out of wood. Link via Make | Wandel’s Wooden Machines