Matthias Wandel’s DIY Automatic Baby-Rocking Machine

By Core77 on August 31, 2015 in Design - Other

Woodworking inventor Matthias Wandel is a newly-minted father, and we Wandel-watchers have been wondering when he’d incorporate the new baby into a project. Years, we figured, and we were wrong: He’s already devised a DIY contraption to help soothe the baby come naptime.

Wandel pulled apart an old drill, pulled some belts out of an 8-track tape player and got to work. Check out his surprising (and surprisingly effective) creation: