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"Meter Crawler" is a normal steel measure crawls like a snail. It combines the movement of measuring and moving of snail. It is combined functions of objects and organic movements or human behaviors. Physical objects animate like animals or insects. A meter crawler protrudes its steel measure four or eight cm. The body of the crawler follows the steel measure and thus moves forward. When it is taken away from floor, it stops moving, and the steel measure holds into the case. When it is on a floor, it starts protrudes its steel measure and move forward.

Daily Object Creature(日常品生物)
小さなモーターとバッテリーが入ったこの巻尺は、長さを計る部分を少し出しては引っ込めながら、ゆっくりと前進していきます。その動きはまるで、カタツムリが地面を這うようです。 
日常品の機能と、生き物の動きを融合することにより、新しい生き物(ロボット)が生まれました。

MAKE:Tokyo Meeting 06. (Nov.2010)