Introduction: Fidget Hand Spinner From Old Hard Drive

diy fidget

Step 1: Material

I was dismantling an old hard drive, when boom I'm before this beauty of a piece!

Step 2: Assembly

the piece of metal has the perfect size (by chance) for my spare bearing.
So I cleaned it and used some epoxy glue. Et voilà !

Step 3: Result

thanks

Comments

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ynns1 (author)2017-05-27

Can you share the exact model of hard drive please?

I've not seen this component in recent (post 2000) drives.

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nemo13 (author)ynns12017-05-28

and you will probably never :)
it's a Seagate ST-225, a 1984's model!!

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BeachsideHank (author)2017-05-25

Easily the most sensible fidget spinner I've seen published, no machining, spare / scrap parts, a little epoxy and as you say, Et voilà !

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nemo13 (author)BeachsideHank2017-05-25

thanks, these are the diy projects I like ;)