Introduction: Customized K'nex Motor: More Powerful and Faster

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Tired of your knex motor draining your batteries? Try this instructable
learn how to make your knex motor faster and more powerful using a 3 volt adapter

Step 1: Materials

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A Knex motor,
An adaptor with multiple voltage selector,
1 meter of wire,
scissors,
tape,
screwdriver

Step 2: Disassemble Your Motor

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Step 3: Wiring

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Step 4: Assemble

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Step 5: Set Your Adaptor

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Step 6: Testing

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Comments

Ethan1023 (author)2016-10-30

That's neat!

TheFoofinator (author)2010-06-12

Good idea, but what is gained in power and speed must be dropped in reliability, I tried some thing like this once with a 3volt adaptor, the motor burnt out within 5 minutes of running

~KGB~ (author)2010-06-08

nice one

HamenChips (author)2010-06-08

Thanks for all the comments!

~Aeronous~ (author)2010-06-08

Thanks so much! Finally!

Vynash (author)2010-06-07

Nice ible! 5stars

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