Japanese man builds 15 ton 11 meter robotic beetle

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  1. Paladin

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    :eek:  epic.
     
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    biiiiiiiiiiig bad beeeeetleborgs
     
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    Ummm. CHANGE BEETLE!
     
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    He needs a spandex costume.
     
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    Holy crap! A Zoid!
     
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    It looks a bit like it is made of giant lego peices. It's too bad that it doesn't actually walk while supporting it's own weight though.
    This could have some interesting military applications actually. If they could figure out a way to engineer the legs to actually allow for multi-surface/elevation walking this could be a cool sort of troop carrier. Seriously, this could scare the crap out of someone who didn't know it existed. Plus, if it's 'walking' instead of rolling like a vehicle it could actually have some stealth potential
     
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    Metallic!
     
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    Holy Crap that thing rocks.
     
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    :jawdropper:  OMG It's Bombshell!
     
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    Looks like a giant Lego kit. Lego's are awesome though
     
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    whens he gonna make a Liger Zero so they can have epic battles to the death
     
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    I want one!!!
     
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    Wow.

    It never ceases to amaze me. Whenever you hear of something extremely cool, weird, or insane, all roads point to Japan.
     
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    ...why?
     
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  19. netkid

    netkid Where's my Goddamn shoe!

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    What? Why he built it?
     
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    cause japan. that's why.
     

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