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One of Taxatron's Motor Boards | by ryanschenk
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One of Taxatron's Motor Boards

Taxatron uses 15 stepper motors to render graphs of scientific data with a giant piece of silk fabric. The circuit board above provides the components necessary to drive the motor and calibrate the sculpture.


Taxatron is a kinetic sculpture that I made in 2010 for the Marine Biological Laboratory. To learn more about it, visit my website

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Taken on September 22, 2010