new videos
hot off the press!  
    more about rocket
mass heaters here.

more videos from
the PDC here.
  • Post Reply Bookmark Topic Watch Topic
  • New Topic

a different kind of door - engineering as art  RSS feed

 
paul wheaton
master steward
Posts: 22173
Location: missoula, montana (zone 4)
bee chicken hugelkultur trees wofati woodworking
 
Thekla McDaniels
gardener
Posts: 1823
Location: Grand Valley of Colorado's Western Slope
90
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
That is incredibly cool. I get mesmerized watching it seemingly furl and unfurl. The panes of glass are the only way I know for sure that it is not bending, only moving at joints
 
Steven Kovacs
Posts: 225
Location: Western Massachusetts (USDA zone 5a, heating zone 5, 40"+)
9
urban
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
This is great! Where is it from?
 
Rob Meer
Posts: 5
Location: Southern Indiana
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
First saw this on a door in an apartment building. Guessing it's the same guy with a larger door. Paul, what country is it in?

perhaps a different designer.
http://www.torggler.co.at/main/objects6.html

 
paul wheaton
master steward
Posts: 22173
Location: missoula, montana (zone 4)
bee chicken hugelkultur trees wofati woodworking
 
paul wheaton
master steward
Posts: 22173
Location: missoula, montana (zone 4)
bee chicken hugelkultur trees wofati woodworking
 
wayne fajkus
Posts: 719
11
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
Cool. That last one shows the mechanics. Brilliant.
 
Glenn Herbert
gardener
Posts: 2180
Location: Upstate NY, zone 5
74
  • Likes 1
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
Wonderful mechanism..... but so many ways to cut a hand off...
 
I was born with webbed fish toes. This tiny ad is my only friend:
Thread Boost feature
https://permies.com/wiki/61482/Thread-Boost-feature
  • Post Reply Bookmark Topic Watch Topic
  • New Topic
Boost this thread!