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Produced by Hacksmith Entertainment © 2019
Directed by James “the Hacksmith” Hobson



  • Support the build by buying our awesome new shirt!

    the Hacksmiththe Hacksmith4 หลายเดือนก่อน
    • Should do a hanes Manual T-shirt with the loader

      Timmy ReevesTimmy Reeves2 หลายเดือนก่อน
    • the Hacksmith Where is part five for May?

      Drazen O'NeillDrazen O'Neill2 หลายเดือนก่อน
    • My order and donation was cancelled. Wtf

      MrSkynex721MrSkynex7212 หลายเดือนก่อน
    • I bought my shirt. And a donation. Awesome project!!!!

      MrSkynex721MrSkynex7212 หลายเดือนก่อน
    • I love you vids bro keep up the great work

      Christian IngramChristian Ingram3 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Me-lets build a box fort robot -hacksmith let’s build a mech Me- what

    VlogXDjt CodVlogXDjt Cod7 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • its all waaay too heavy.. how will you balance things out once its on the exo skeleton? ^^

    Norman PaschkeNorman Paschke9 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Bogdan can beatbox?!

    Dead_Eye The SingerDead_Eye The Singer13 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Use the arm to fold as much papers as you can!

    ssttrroossttrroo13 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • colin fuze with you guys will be a seriously dangerous combination

    nurul hasannurul hasan16 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Cool

    ffpm1978ffpm197819 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • 16:14 Is that an Armadyl Godsword?!

    LagiacrusLagiacrus19 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • You could use counter threaded high strength rod as a guide rail. Right hand from top to middle and left hand from bottom to middle. Use a hydraulic motor to rotate it. The rod has a bearing in the middle. Claws have matching threaded inserts. This will reduce the deflection when exerting pressure, reduce the demand on the hydraulics, reduce the hoses from 4 to 2, lighten the claw, and simplify the operation of the claw.

    RhumRunner41RhumRunner4128 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Hi Guys are you sill building This it been a bit from the lass update I have my finger crossed

    Chris RutherfordChris Rutherfordหลายเดือนก่อน
  • Omg, it will take all day for it to move 10 feet ... I think that’s the reason no one ever built it before ... plus the centre of mass problem ...

  • did anyone do load calculations???? Parts are strong, but will they bend / break under load?

    Kirk HancockKirk Hancockหลายเดือนก่อน
    • Yes

      the Hacksmiththe Hacksmithหลายเดือนก่อน
  • While the grippers are beefy enough, the rollers you use for these to slide up and down are of poor design. Personally, I'd have worked with a rack -n- pinion design. There would be no slop, and the grippers would stay equidistant throughout their length as they crushed an object.

    Brian BrewsterBrian Brewsterหลายเดือนก่อน
    • So watch part 5

      the Hacksmiththe Hacksmithหลายเดือนก่อน

    Sebas Sanchez C-137Sebas Sanchez C-137หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Yawns Build the legs then I'll be impressed

    Derek griffinDerek griffinหลายเดือนก่อน
  • Dudes, just weld a plate covering the entire slot...

    Ryder SpearmannRyder Spearmannหลายเดือนก่อน
    • Watch part 5

      the Hacksmiththe Hacksmithหลายเดือนก่อน
  • With a larger budget, I'm wondering if some of the structure could have done with 6061 aluminum instead of steel?

    Nerd MuskNerd Muskหลายเดือนก่อน
    • Possibly, but doesn't really matter too much - all construction equipment is usually steel for a reason

      the Hacksmiththe Hacksmithหลายเดือนก่อน
  • forklift on legs

    peter ellispeter ellisหลายเดือนก่อน
  • Wonder how it would go in carbon fibre , but I guess you need heaps more $ be prohibitive

    Mike WrightMike Wrightหลายเดือนก่อน
  • ho-kay, so..

    J. MorrisJ. Morrisหลายเดือนก่อน
  • The grippers need mounting holes for interchangeable gripping surfaces, perhaps with load cells to detect gripping force. Gripping surfaces could be rubber or cerated steel. The cerated steel would work well for picking up people you don't like.

    Terry DavisTerry Davisหลายเดือนก่อน
    • Easy to add, already planned

      the Hacksmiththe Hacksmithหลายเดือนก่อน
  • congratulations on inventing the hideously expensive can crusher.

    michael mooneymichael mooneyหลายเดือนก่อน
    • @the Hacksmith that I'd give my left nut for.

      michael mooneymichael mooneyหลายเดือนก่อน
    • Thanks

      the Hacksmiththe Hacksmithหลายเดือนก่อน
  • I haven't seen a torque wrench?

    michael mooneymichael mooneyหลายเดือนก่อน
    • Not done building it.

      the Hacksmiththe Hacksmithหลายเดือนก่อน
  • The outside guide rail is distorting (13.30), it needs to be reinforced.

    Con McGathCon McGathหลายเดือนก่อน
  • Epic!!

    Simon GlennSimon Glennหลายเดือนก่อน
  • Who else thought of Jacksepticeye's surgery game videos when they saw the title?

    Ernie Yu SoonErnie Yu Soon2 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Your beat boxing was actually pretty damn good

    Adam MetcalfAdam Metcalf2 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • What about just using metal slide blocks instead of bearings on the pinchers? they wont shatter at high compression like bearings will.

    Mr.McGooverMr.McGoover2 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Should use a left and right worm gear

    MozzieMozzie2 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • shim the bearing races with graphite impregnated POM/Acetal/Delrin

    Lancer2204Lancer22042 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Just a suggestion guys......get yourselves set up with trade accounts, you are buying a lot of expensive sh1t at cost by the looks of it.....find an industrial supplier and open an account if you havent already...will save a load ;)

    albert bahoogadinalbert bahoogadin2 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • كم سعر طماطه

    محمد الحربيمحمد الحربي2 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Why aren't you using the same design as a clamp truck? The jaws would remain parallel and not bind.

    Scott RhoadesScott Rhoades2 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Watching videos, from the hacksmith, Odin, Adam savage, Colin furze, and James Bruton, is like what discovery channel used to be, education with a side of entertainment. What I mean by that, is people learn something while being entertained.

    James HamakerJames Hamaker2 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • It's been a while since I've been on the channel... 6.4M subs now eh?.... and you're saying you can't spend a thousand eh?.... lies.

    Brett PriorBrett Prior2 หลายเดือนก่อน
    • Per rail?

      the Hacksmiththe Hacksmith2 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Why use a thrust bearing to hold the gripper on the arm? I would think you would want a radial bearing there as the thrust bearing won't give any axial support.

    Malorie ZastrowMalorie Zastrow2 หลายเดือนก่อน
    • Not a thrust bearing lol

      the Hacksmiththe Hacksmith2 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • As a CAD user for 25 years, and solidworks for the last 10 of that, you really should invest in a 3D Connexion 6 axis controller for your CadMonkey. To compare it literally is like trying to draw on a computer with a mouse, and then switching to a Wacom. Sure you can do it with a mouse, but once you switch to a Wacom you realize just how clumsy and time consuming it was to do it with a mouse. A Connexion 6 axis controller is just like that for the CAD world. I would recommend a SpacePilot Pro - as they can be had on Ebay, used, for not that much.

    David LeyDavid Ley2 หลายเดือนก่อน
    • I've tried a frew times, haven't liked it to be honest

      the Hacksmiththe Hacksmith2 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Well idk about anyone else but the title is obviously a futurama reference

    Tense CatTense Cat2 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • 14:03 DUDE ITS TYLER 1

    U wUU wU2 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Too slow. Combine air with hydraulics/geared screw. The jaws are normally sprung-loaded to be open. The Air rams closes the jaws up to contact, then the air-rams close 'split nuts in a sleeve' around the drive screw, then the geared-screw function takes up the job of the real grip. Disengaging the air ram opens the split nut and the jaws can quick-release, or the drive screw can back off the jaws slower by working against the air-ram (which only provides force to keep the split-nuts closed at this point). Rapid action AND powerful. The initial grip force is set by choice of the spring load on the split-nut, and the jaw stops closing at the maximum holding-grip provided by the air-ram, until the geared screw is energized. Simples. This works for arm and leg actuators too, so that they move quickly into position and then lock onto the main actuator to apply greater force and instantly take up the load. As long as the air-rams are capable of moving the 'limbs' at whatever speed you select them for, you can have rapid movement AND then massive power when required. This also allows the limb to 'punch' or 'kick' as well as grab and crush.

    Paul ForsterPaul Forster2 หลายเดือนก่อน
    • @the Hacksmith Sorry, no offence meant, I haven't had time to watch it all, been very busy, was just flicking through things and saw the first testing phase you did. I had previously done some tests with various combinations and had feedback from other 'hydraulic' engineers who had said, 'Why didn't we think of that?'. so. Anyway, your's is looking really good so far. You've taken it far beyond my tests, as I was just doing them only for proof of concept. Thanks for sharing.

      Paul ForsterPaul Forster2 หลายเดือนก่อน
    • Bro. Try watching all the videos before offering advice. This is a bench hydraulic pump. Not the one for the final system

      the Hacksmiththe Hacksmith2 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Imagine if you build will be all over the world

    D.G.BD.G.B2 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Their shopping list exactly the same as ours

    Amiah GallagherAmiah Gallagher2 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • oh hey its Neilio playing in the background, he needs more recognition!

    SuperBrainAKSuperBrainAK2 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Where is Princess Auto? It looks glorious. I could get lost for days in an auto parts store that big. Edit: Changed what to where.

    John SumnerJohn Sumner2 หลายเดือนก่อน
    • Google it... Lol

      the Hacksmiththe Hacksmith2 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • why didnt you just make the fingers like a layer cake and weld them together ... less work less design and less trouble with better strength

    0623kaboom0623kaboom2 หลายเดือนก่อน
    • Don't need to be solid

      the Hacksmiththe Hacksmith2 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • why didnt you just make the fingers like a layer cake and weld them together ... less work less design and less trouble with better strength

    0623kaboom0623kaboom2 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • I'm sorry you said jaws of life it's more like jaws of death

    Trevor PinkstaffTrevor Pinkstaff2 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • 4:19 just wanting to show off

    il caglieil caglie2 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Can you just leave your arms in my hand jaws for 30 second while i close them on you please mr bad guy...?

    Lee FallLee Fall2 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • If hacksmith was a villain we would all be dead

    Chason48Chason482 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • If they wanted to dominate the world they would have already dominated

    Denniscalla26Denniscalla262 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Make the S E A G L I D E from S U B N A U T I C A

    Friendly canadianFriendly canadian2 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • guys you can build a guild arm of 2 halves. use a milling machine and connect them with bolts and distance tubes to get exacly what you need

    Wim TerminatorWim Terminator2 หลายเดือนก่อน
    • What was wrong with the way we did it?

      the Hacksmiththe Hacksmith2 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • OK it's almost exactly 2 months (as of this comment) and I am still waiting for part 5 of this build. When is that going to be released? You say you release to TH-vision once a month, and I am still waiting...

    ThePurplePunsterThePurplePunster2 หลายเดือนก่อน
    • The last video was released 2 weeks early

      the Hacksmiththe Hacksmith2 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • I really enjoy that you guys went more back in why you guys designed things the way you did.

    Kaleb CartierKaleb Cartier2 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Comeon hacksmith you CAN MAKE IT REAL

    Parthiv C AParthiv C A2 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • One upload a month i haven't seen one in two months

    Leopards0 GamingLeopards0 Gaming2 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • I’m a big fan of alien franchise... your making my dream come true

    Jakey the TemmieJakey the Temmie2 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • I want you to finish the project please

    ann pippinann pippin2 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • this has to be the coolest thing on all of you tube

    CJ barberCJ barber2 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Where is part 5?

    Drazen O'NeillDrazen O'Neill2 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Update?

    Nicholas WhiteNicholas White2 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Get Sigorney Weaver to test pilot the finished project!

    TSU MusicTSU Music2 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • part 5? its almost 2 months?

    Anarchy SpadesAnarchy Spades2 หลายเดือนก่อน
    • Not that early... (~10 days... and it was already past the time you wrote this tbh :D )

      ExecutorQ3ExecutorQ32 หลายเดือนก่อน
    • Last video was early.

      the Hacksmiththe Hacksmith2 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • SCV ready!

    Styx RakashStyx Rakash2 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Clamps vs Thor hammer?? Now that would be interesting

    Draw CrossDraw Cross2 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • 16:11 "rapper will not have the same amount of flex" yeah they flex way too much

    Kuritonkana _Kuritonkana _2 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Weeeeeeeeew

    EPIC Doge875EPIC Doge8752 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • This man can make man killing machines but almost chokes from a hash brown...

    TinyLegend Rice verifiedTinyLegend Rice verified2 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Power loader part 5 please I really love your videos your videos are amazing I love em

    OfficialSteveRBOfficialSteveRB2 หลายเดือนก่อน
    • One a month!

      the Hacksmiththe Hacksmith2 หลายเดือนก่อน