Machine pays minimum wage in real-time when you crank it up

Artist Blake Fall-Conroy built this cool Minimum Wage Machine, which doughs out a penny every 5.035 seconds in real-time for as long as the user cranks it up by turning a handle. It certainly has a socially-conscious ring to it, which Fall-Conroy professes to be into. The Make blog has more technical details on how this works.

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