As any mechanic—or conversely, six year old—can tell you, the need to disassemble things is one of our most base impluses because, well, how else would we see how stuff works? Our friends at Oobject have assembled 12 such instances that toe the line between destruction and art.
Brittny Badger: Disassembled Appliances
Exploded Gadgets, Frozen Forever in Time
2005 Kawasaki Kx250 Dismantled
Mk. II Golf Deconstruction
Components of a Vans aircraft
Palimpsest of all Skoda Parts
Paul Veroude real life exploded F1 car
Prius Completely Disassembled
Steelcase Quick Disassembly Chair
Not a machine, but an everyday chair. This caught our eye and was included in the list because the design of this layout is better than the chair itself.