You can turn an old Genius joystick into a junkbot like the ones on the "Batteries not included" movie. Just dismantle the joystick and use the case.

I use plotter gears and LEDs for the eyes, oven knobs for the feet, wire and pincers for the arms and a blue deodorant cap for the batteries box.
that was an awwesome movie <br>
Oh, It was FANTASTIC!!
i think i have looked at every one of them you have posted they are awsome
Thanks Teslas!!! :-)
This is wonderful! You are a creative genius!
Thanks Porcupinemamma!!! :-)
That is so neat! I want it! : )
Thanks Kdimock!
Genius, just genius.<br>
Thanks Aug!!! :-)
As usual your creativity is amazing! I always look forward to your art
Thanks Corsair!!! :-)
Awesome!! I&lt;3 robots! :D
Thanks Shany!! :-)
Very cool!
Thanks Splazem!

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Bio: I'm Mario Caicedo Langer, from Colombia, former Navy officer and BSc in Naval Sciences. Right now I'm Technical Director and Technology Lead Teacher ... More »
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