Friday, March 11, 2016
INCREDIBLE/PLEASE DO NOT MISS THIS ONE! WOW! Amazing Swiss Doll 240 YEARS OLD and it still works! .....
240-year-old doll - you have never seen anything like this
The Swiss had/have some genius mechanical engineers and craftsman. Swiss made watch movements are still among the best today. Truly Amazing .......... Watch the doll's eyes as he writes w/pen on the paper.
A 240-year-old doll that can write, a clockwork creation by Pierre Jaquet-Droz. Yes, it’s 240 years old.
This video will fascinate just about all the engineers, artists, clock makers, doll makers, computer programmers, want-to-be inventors or basically anyone out there that likes to tinker. This is more than tinkering.
When you view this, think computers.
Enjoy. It is truly amazing.
Remember, this was built in the 1770's.
(SOURCE - BBC LONDON AND VIA E-MAIL FROM COL NK BALAKRISHNAN RETD)