Need some ideas of how to use your bathroom plastic garbage?

This is Iron Squirrel Mark II (2008), one of my first sculptures using a base of plastic bottles and caps. You assembly these and the apply epoxic and paint for a best finish.


For the limbs:
  • Deodorant plastic caps
  • Pills bottles
  • Roll-on deodorant balls
  • Nails: dinosaur kit plastic bones
For the body:
  • WC automatic fragance spray
For the tail:
  • Shaving razors plastic box
For the head:
  • Toy ball
  • Roll-on deodorant balls
  • VHS cassette plastic case
I used copper wire for join the limbs to the body, epoxic, paint, LEDs and batteries. And nuts and bolts.

Tools: Dremel, screwdrivers, pliers and solderin iron.
<p>Why haven't I seen this yet, I love it :D </p>
Thanks Emily!!!
<p>love it !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!</p>
wow. this is awesome! i want to start looking for stuff to build with now. time to raid the bathroom <br>
Thanks Panda!!!! :-)
wow....creative....deffinetly a +1 for me
Thanks a lot mudbuscus!
Love your work. Totally going to start hoarding plastic crap
Thanks DrWilliam!
mostre como monta esse robo passo a passo <br>por favor<br>
Sorry, I didn't take pictures of the making.
crie esse robo passo a passo
looks like i will be saving up some stuff that usually gets wasted... I want to make a robot for a friend who loves them... Maybe if I can get it done before her birthday that would be great :D
:-) I hope so! Thanks, and good luck!!
Yes thanks! Still haven't saved enough to make anything yet but hopefully before this christmas! :D
Thanks!!! :-)
iron squirrel meet iron monkey and iron man <br>
Thanks Acidbass!!!
Thanks! :-)
Very nice. 5 out of 5
Thank you very much ZoDo!!! :-)
You made it...again and again...congrats. A hecharle ganas.
Muchas gracias Mr. S&aacute;nchez!!!
Both my son and I really like what you make.
Thank you, Mr. Balleng and son!!! :-)
Wow. Once again, stunning. This is inspiring, eventually I'll build something similar to your projects.
Thanks Splazem!!! :-)
Done Mario!...great work my friend as always!...
Thanks Pipepena!!!
Muy buena foto, Mario, aparte de que esa ardilla est&aacute; para una pel&iacute;cula.<br>Very good picture, Mario, besides of that Squirrel should be in a movie.
Gracias mi amor!!! Te quiero!!!!! &lt;3 &lt;3 &lt;3
Sweet, a bonus would be for it to be remote control.
Thanks!!! :-)
Gracias Mr. Sanchez!!
Hey, how about making a version of the Robot for us? Would love to see what you could do with him.
Love the idea! Let me finish something I have in this moment, and I will work about it. :-)
Your welcome!
very very nice, very!
Thanks!!! :-)
Muy buena che, sobre todo el efecto en los ojos. Saludos
Gracias amigo!!!!
I may attempt to make this as it is just so awesome!

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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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