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    A Manual to Make Your Own Sex Robot

    Finally, some instructions. A Hong Kong hobbyist built a Scarlett Johansson lookalike, the Mark 1, for about $50,000 and now he’s writing a guidebook for others to build robotic girlfriends. Ricky Ma Wai-kay, 42, says his creation was not engineered as a sex toy, but such a market could be enormous — and simple sex bots are already sold in China. The inventor is raising funds for a second prototype with a more expressive face, but he advises lonely buyers against falling in love with his creations.

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