How to Build an Animatronic Head Part 3 - Eyebrow & Jaw Mechanisms


Learn to add expression to an animatronic head using eyebrow and jaw mechanisms with master creature effects mechanic Craig Caton-Largent (Jurassic Park, Terminator 2: Judgment Day, Predator 2). In Part 3 of his 4-part webcourse series on DIY animatronics, Caton-Largent shows you how simple servo-driven eyebrows and a mechanical jaw can help you bring your character animatronics to life.

Approximate Runtime: 3:27:43


  • Constructing Animatronic Eyebrow Mechanisms
  • Mounting RC Servos to a "Servo Tray"
  • Connecting Servos and Linkages
  • Attaching the Mechanical Jaw


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Craig Caton-Largent