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Man Gets World’s First Prosthetic Arm That’s Also a Tattooing Machine

This handy futuristic-looking device functions as both a tattoo gun and prosthetic arm. Designed by French artist JL Gonzal for tattoo artist JC Sheitan Tenet, the amazing, dual-purpose invention is the word’s first tattooing prosthesis. Fit with “pieces of a typewriter, monometer and pipes,” the epic machine was designed in such a way that Tenet can adjust it and alter the settings depending on his needs. 

The piece was created using an existing prosthesis that belongs to Tenet. Recently a video of the arm in action was released, as Tenet uses his new extension to complete some artwork on a client. Many tattooists may joke that their tattoo gun is an extension of themselves, but it’s quite literal for Tenet, as he skillfully inks people with his new arm.

JC Sheitan Tenet: Facebook
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