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Flapping Wing Rings

Much as I admire Dukno Yoon’s evident skills as a jeweler and metalsmith, I have to say his aeronautical engineering needs a bit of brushing up. There’s just no way he’s ever going to get off the ground in that thing. [via CRAFT]

Dukno Yoon – Wings

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6 thoughts on “Flapping Wing Rings

  1. Jewelry takes flight with winged kinetic rings | unmaintained says:

    […] MAKE Magazine] Art, Designdesign, Dukno Yoon, jewelry, kinetic, rings, steampunk, wings ← […]

  2. Gronkie says:

    “There’s just no way he’s ever going to get off the ground in that thing.”

    Of course not. He would need one for each hand.

  3. Ornithopterish accoutrements for your extremeties - BuildLounge » BuildLounge says:

    […] via Make Share […]

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