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Black Sheep in Tokyo: The confessions of a robotics electrician Sylvia Ottemoeller

Black Sheep in Tokyo: The confessions of a robotics electrician

Sylvia Ottemoeller

Published September 1st 2014
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148 pages
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Black Sheep in Tokyo, The Confessions of a Robotics Installer is about the building and installing of the robotics and animated shows at Tokyo Disneyland. The stories are told by an actual hands-on installer in 1982 and 1983 about the efforts inMoreBlack Sheep in Tokyo, The Confessions of a Robotics Installer is about the building and installing of the robotics and animated shows at Tokyo Disneyland. The stories are told by an actual hands-on installer in 1982 and 1983 about the efforts in getting the shows up and running. Many Disney attractions are discussed including Pirates, Bear Bands, Mansion, Tiki, Mickey Mouse Review and more. The author goes on to describe the work in installing the Horizons Pavilion at EPCOT, E.T.’s Adventure at Universal Studios and a T. Rex at Knott’s Berry Farm. The author goes back to Japan to install some attractions at Puroland and then off to the World’s Fair in Seville, Spain to design and install the shows in three pavilions. Next the wiring and operation of the dinosaurs in Jurassic Park and The Lost World for a special effects house, Stan Winston Studio. The book ends with the shooting of the film Lake Placid and a 33 foot long animated crocodile. 166 pages with 18 photographs. 8.5” x 5.5” soft-cover.