X

This website uses cookies.

This website uses cookies to improve user experience. By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Cookie Policy.

I agree
Learn More
Great Geek Gifts in the Technabob Shop!Get Technabob Daily: Join our Mailing List! | Follow Us: Facebook | Twitter
Awesomer Media Sites: THE AWESOMER | MIGHTYMEGA | 95OCTANE
subscribe to our rss feedsubscribe via e-mailfollow technabob on twittertechnabob facebook fan pageGoogle+follow us in feedly
Follow Us:
Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob

Aliens Baby Power Loader Costume: Get Away from Her, You Poopypants!

by Conner Flynn
Advertisement

We’ve actually seen a baby in a Power Loader costume before, but it doesn’t get old. There’s something very creepy and unsettling about seeing a baby in control of a multi-ton machine capable of crushing an Alien Queen like a bug.
baby_alien_power_loaderzoom in


This one was built by Carsten Riewe for a Karneval Parade in Germany and it’s a dead ringer for the Caterpillar P5000 exoskeleton power loader from Aliens. But instead of Ripley, his 13-month-old daughter is the one driving this thing. Hopefully she isn’t a temperamental child and won’t destroy the whole town or anything because she didn’t get the toy she wanted. Nah. Don’t worry, her dad is behind her as the real driver.

)

The costume is a nice piece of work, and took about 100 hours to build. The arms and legs are full moveable and the top-light and LED are powered by a 12 Volt battery pack stored in the backpack. The on/off switch is in the left arm. There is also a Bluetooth boombox in the backpack to play mechanical robot sound effects or music.

[via Uproxx via Neatorama]

Hot Deals in the Technabob Shop:



More from Awesomer Media...

We Are Running out of Sand

We Are Running out of Sand

Weird Al: Pac-Man

Weird Al: Pac-Man

2017 Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid and EV Prices Announced

2017 Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid and EV Prices Announced

McLaren Brags on Second Gen Super Series Sprint Times

McLaren Brags on Second Gen Super Series Sprint Times

If Friends Only Starred Droids

If Friends Only Starred Droids

Jimmy Vee Is The New R2-D2

Jimmy Vee Is The New R2-D2

Advertisement