Nicolas Lespour created a working loom from 20,000 individual LEGO components, which produced an 8x40cm piece of fabric.

Showing that LEGO isn't just child's play, expert builder Nicolas Lespour created a mechanical loom using 20,000 individual LEGO components. According to Ecouterre, this includes a fly-shuttle mechanism that delivers the weft into the warp with little human intervention. The loom was displayed at the international LEGO exhibition ‘Fanabriques 2012‘ in Rosheim, France, where it weaved 70 meters of thread into a piece of fabric 8 x 40cm. You can see the loom in action in the video below:

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