I almost fell of my chair when I checked in and found your heart warming reviews and comments. I feel you maybe want to see a few pics from the creation. (I kinda sound like a mad scientist like Farnsworth or Dr Frankenstein in the original b/w classic?)
Here is a Pic of the mechanisms for the eyes and the neck almost fitted in place.
Somebody wanted a cigar for Bender, but this is a rubber mallet I kept him in check with during assembly ;)