Mechanical sculptor Rob Higgs assembled an machine that opens a wine bottle and pours a glass. He uses many old parts, some as is, some modified and recasts them in bronze. The result is astounding.
Here is an article on The Corkscrew. Here is a link to a video of The Corkscrew by Rob Higgs.
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[ Thanks to Jim Jenkins! ]