Posts tagged "steam punk robot"
Almost finished with my Holy Roman Iron Knight. I thought it would be fun to put him in a Regiment going off to fight Saladin in the 2nd Crusades. Still have to add some filigree to his boots as well as finish up his Rose Window. Photo courtesy of Getty thru the Metro.UK
Napoleonic Dragoon Mechanized Soldier under Construction.
After watching Sleepy Hollow and being inspired, I did some research and decided to instead create something a little later in history. I really liked the Dragoon soldiers with their coats and helmets the most. I do have a robot head with Tri-corn hat that still needs a body…….but that will have to wait.
Here is the right arm of my new Victorian Steampunk Mech that I am constructing. Based loosely on the 15cm WW1 cannons-I wanted the feel of early, turn of the century war.
Some more detail of my Colossus of Hattin. I especially like how the hand gripping the shield came out.
The Colossus of Hattin
Fabled metal giant fighting for Sultan Saladin against Richard the Lionheart during the Crusades-capturing Palastine and then onward to Jerusalem in 1187.