I have no idea what this was called. Any info on it would be much appreciated it. See the video in this gallery for how it works.
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A nice-sized engine which I presume powers the hydraulics on the walker.
Close up showing a couple of feet and some of the connections.
A foot by a walker foot for comparison.
Louise by the walker, showing scale.
The walker in action on the night of the Burn. Safety crews keep people out from under it.
Another piece of art I'm unable to identify. Clues gratefully accepted. I wish I could have seen in in action; the steering looks particularly interesting.
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An art trike.
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A shopping cart art car. Note the people to the left for a sense of scale.
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I don't know the name of this art car. The guy talking to me was worried that the art car would not show up on my video because it's night.
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A dragon art car with flames.
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The Kinetic Cab Company, by Kinectic Artists Kollective, Kill Devil Hills, NC.
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The Kinetic Cab Company, by Kinectic Artists Kollective, Kill Devil Hills, NC
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I loved this dead cow art car.
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Another horse art car.
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This is a huge boat mounted, I understand, on chassis of a cement mixer truck.
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A view of the chassis the boat is mounted on.
The huge ship ventures out upon the playa.
A lovely peacock art car.
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Another art car ship.
This gentleman drove around the playa playing his keyboard.
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Many of the art cars are made for the night.
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On the night of the Burn.
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The bomb runs amuck.