Picture of Battery powered theo jansen machine
this is how to make the battery powered theo jansen machine. to see how to make the theo jansen machine, click the following link -  http://www.instructables.com/id/theo-jansen-machine/

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motor and gearbox
batteries with holder
wire strippers
soldering iron
popsicle sticks
hot glue gun
and of course the pre built theo jansen machine

is it possible to make is on a much larger scale? so much so that an average human can ride it?

imrobot4 years ago
could it walk?
Ismith17 (author)  imrobot4 years ago
not very well but it would walk better if you used bigger balsa wood.
or u could slow it down a little....add rubber paddings to the legs and give it some weight...like u said about using bigger balsa