wookieehannes : Mr. Engywuck the Barrel Organ Man
Mr. Engywuck the Barrel Organ Man
I´m making music with an electric barrel organ man.
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Hildesheim, Germany
I was fascinated by Wintergatan's Marble Machine and started building my own instruments. Right now I´m playing mostly on two instruments. Mr. Engywuck, an automatized punchcard music box, and capybara, a 12-in-one mechanical instrument.
Frequently Asked Questions
What inspired you to do this?
The video of Wintergatan we all know!
How long did it take to make it?
Worked for the first time after 3 days, worked well after 3 months.
How long have you been doing things like this?
Mr. Engywuck turns one around this time!
How much did this cost to do?
Something like 55$.
Have you done other things like this?
I build several instruments before. Want to listen to my Capybara? Here you go: https://youtu.be/wJBsPZqAkfc
What did you wish you knew before you started this?
Nothing more than i did! I like to lern from failure!
Are there plans available to make this? Do you sell this?
No plans, nothing to buy. Contact me, i helped one person to build something similar already!
What’s next?
Right now I´m focussing on composing and playing music. I may build a contra guitar kind of instrument one day!
Resoures?
I´m using a 30 note music box. You can find everything you want to know about it on this page:

https://musicboxmaniacs.com/
wookieehannes
The maker wookieehannes
Hildesheim, Germany
I´m building and playing Instruments.
Connect with wookieehannes
How you can help me:
You can have a look on my YouTube channel
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCGdt8GMIqN4MEYG5gtNBvRA

and on my Instagram for more
https://www.instagram.com/wookieehannes/