Sparky the Robot

Sparky the Robot
Sparky the RobotSparky the RobotA genuine robot with no human parts at all and tons of personality. At two metres tall, he talks, dances, plays music, squirts water and causes a sensation wherever he goes. Sparky is fully illuminated at night and is made from a fascinating array of recycled materials*.Sparky is just right for illuminated, environmental or futuristically themed events and parades.* Sparky is made of… A plant pot, boat navigation rudder, sandpit cover, fruit dish, microphone stand, welding mask, tricycle mudguards, CDs, guttering pipes, plant sprayer, bicycle wheel, funnel, a hoover, electric window motors, electric wheelchair motors, bass drum tension rods. Set on a recycled wheelchair base, controlled with a state-of-the-art digital remote control system, illuminated by a range of LED lights and decorated in silver, gold and blue.“We had a great turn out of about 900 people and everyone really enjoyed the event and especially Sparky – he stole the show” Emily Malcolm, Arts Development Officer, Rochford District“What finally gave us the nearest thing to a ‘Wow’ factor… live entertainment, a robot interacting with spectators on the concourse, approaching in apparent friendship, then dousing you with water. All ages were enthralled.” Tom Allan, The Guardian