Seven Machines That are Meta as Hell 

By Eric Limer on at

What’s better than a monster machine? A meta machine, that's what. Here is an array of machines that really took the advice “Just do you!” to heart.


A train that lays its own tracks

7 Machines That Are Meta As Hell 

You can tell just how much this machine loves Fleetwood Mac by how it’s Going Its Own Way.


A ship that ships ships

7 Machines That Are Meta As Hell 

Whatever floats your boat!


A crane that cranes itself

7 Machines That Are Meta As Hell 

You can’t always rely on others to build you up.


Trucks truckin’ trucks

7 Machines That Are Meta As Hell 

Adam850/Wikipedia

Mothertruckin’ intense.


A 3D printer that (sort of) prints printers

7 Machines That Are Meta As Hell 

Adrianbowyer/RepRap.org

It can only print the plastic parts, but that’s a promising step toward a self-sustaining robo-apocalypse!


A plane that flies planes

7 Machines That Are Meta As Hell 

It’s just plane impressive.


Every multi-stage rocket ever

7 Machines That Are Meta As Hell 

7 Machines That Are Meta As Hell 

7 Machines That Are Meta As Hell 

Can you help a man out...of the atmosphere??!?!?!