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Insomnia is actually impacting - http://Url6.org/bKVR you greatly. You have searched out a specialist article on solutions for this nagging problem, and that has brought you here. The advice in...
When you can't rest, life can seem worth nature sounds - https://youtu.be/UG6Z1bAK4oM living hardly. The depressive disorder which sets in can cause you to weary in everything around you really....
First steps in the design of the Run Away Car paper animation... .embed-container {position: relative; padding-bottom: 120%; height: 0; overflow: hidden;} .embed-container iframe, .embed-container...
Research has shown that patients suffering from Celiac disease were as equally intolerant to mass produced gluten free products. If you do suffer from the Celiac disease or you have gluten...
  There's a new automata available from Keisuke Saka at the Canon Site: HOT AIR BALLOON FESTIVAL http://cp.c-ij.com/en/contents/CNT-0019376/index.htmlttp://cp.c-ij.com/e... Kind regards,Ellen @ Rob...
Back in 2006 I designed this Big Bean Goose for my friend Hal Faruta of Molen Co. The Big Bean Goose is the symbol of the Japanese city Agano, near to where Hal-san lives. He commissioned me to...
The Swan project from the previous post was one that was originally commissioned by my good friend Haru-san from Molen Co. It looks like it is no longer available on the original website. The good...
Not paper but a really interesting site to see how things work! http://507movements.com/
I've been rather busy with website updates and then fixing website updates and then chasing down tricky website issues. As a result I've neglected to share some of the delightful images and video...
Flying Fish - Download and Make! A new animated paper model to download and make. Turn the handle and watch the fish flap her wings furiously! Members can download the model fro free from the...
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Check out the Flying Fish is animated action on my Instagram feed here This paper animation is based around the Crank/Cam Essential Mechanism and fitted with one of the alternate cams from here....
Available now for everyone to download for free! Print out and make your own alphabet! Use the letters to make your own 3D message. Also available uncoloured shortly. Print them onto white or...
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Cams are really useful when designing moving paper models, change the cam profile and the movement changes telling a whole new story. The Crank Cam Essential Mechanism came with a three lobed snail...
As easy as ABC! I'm just finishing up a new project for Brother Int. The last of the letters have been assembled... Just the photography to do. Check back soon for details of how to download the...
When I logged into www.robives.com, I am directed to Patreon for downloads. But when I get into Patreon, I get a message that I need to sign up with Pateron for $1/month for free downloands of Mr....
Time to try adding an animated character to the Crank/Cam project! For this rough and ready prototype I put together a simple Flying Fish model. I cut out two identical fish shaped sides and glued...
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Crank/Cam Essential Mechanism. Turn the handle and the main push rod turns once per turn of the handle while the slip sleeve move three times per turn. This mechanism is at the heart of the Die...
I've completed the layout of parts for this Crank/Cam Essential Mechanism. The final tweaks to the cam profile have made the finished mechanism run beautifully smoothly. As the handle is turned the...
Question : Are there any interesting ways we could make sound come from paper? The bellow idea was fantastic for bird sounds! A while back I made the great Camosaurus  https://www.robives.com/blog/...
The Essential Mechanisms are a set of paper mechanisms that you can use as starting points for your own animated paper models. I'm working on a new addition to the set. The Crank/Cam mechanism is...
Platonic Bird - Download and Make! A new platonic friend for you to download the parts for free from the website. The Platonic Bird is based around a tetrahedron, a four faced regular solid. The...
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The simplest of the Platonic solids is the tetrahedron, four equilateral triangles arranged as a triangle based pyramid. The pointed corners of the tetrahedron look just like the beak of a bird so...
I have finally got myself a printer that will handle thick card. The Epson XP-760 has a special slot at the back that has a straight though path so the material printed doesn't need to bend. I'm not...
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In the early days of Flying Pig I printed an annual cataologue of all the model from the site. One year, as an added value item in the catalogue, I added this Cat o' Log cat on the last page for...
I am pleased to announce the relaunch of the www.flying-pig.co.uk website! Flying Pig is is your source for my printed paper kits and book. I've updated the shipping to give free shipping on orders...
The Next Platonic Friend. I'm working on a series of five models based on the five platonic solids The tetrahedron is the platonic solid with the fewest faces. Each of the the four faces is an...
This twelve faced regular solid is a dodecahedron. It is one of the five Platonic solids. Starting with this shape I'm planning a series of five paper toys called the Platonic Friends. Here's number...
Platonic Elephant - Download and Make! Check out this cute paper Platonic Elepahnt to download and make. The Elephant is based around a dodecahedron, one of the five platonic solids. The download...
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Presented here for your paper modeling pleasure it the Platonic Elephant. This Platonic Friend is built round a central dodecahedron, a twelve faced platonic solid. The download contains two...
Platonic solids are regular 3D shapes with all the faces and corners being the same. They are named after Plato who was first person to enumerate them. There are five Platonic Solids, you can...
As part of the upgrade for the shop I've added the ability for pay for downloads in $US. Click on the dropdrown list at the top right of any page and choose your currency from either £UK or $US. If...
New Look Website! Check out the updated website! I've been working hard over the last month upgrading the site and making sure everything is up to date. There is a blog post about the process here....
Existing subscribers, Your membership fee will not change. If you are an existing subscriber, you will carry on at whatever subscription rate you were on until you choose to cancel.Some of you have...
  Over the last month or so I've been working on updating the websiteIt has been a Herculean task. The site has over 1500 page, over 28 thousand subscribers and 622 downloadable projects!There are...
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Fixed Term Annual Membership $30 / £20 a year Automatically recurring Annual Membership $28.50 US / £19 UK (Save 5%)  Choose your currency (£UK /$US) from the link at the top of the screen. You can...
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You may have noticed the first draft of Moving Knight model - Sir Cranksalot - on my Instagram Feed. Below, are a few more details showing how the model is planned to work. The base is a...
Most of the back-end migration work is done for the website update - time to work on the new look and feel. I'm finally updating the website so that it is responsive, meaning that it will...