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Hey guys, we're back! Yes, me and Shadowman39 are back with, yet another, awesome ible!

 PS-If you subscribe to me, subscribe to Shadowman39 too. :-)

This time we decided to build a card shuffler. This neat gadget will shuffle your cards for you, so you won't have to do it. And, it's all motorized. It will fit any standard-sized poker or playing cards, so anyone can have one.

So, you likey? Of couse you do! Now move on to the next step to build it! If you don't want to, then... build it anyway. :-P

Edit: this has reached 4.50*!     ---     Thanks to everyone who rated! :-D

Shadowman39 worked hard on this video. :-D Here's the card shuffler in action:






 
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Step 1: Parts List

Picture of Parts List

Here's all of the pieces you'll need to build the card shuffler.
 

Rods: 261

  • green-149
  • white-79
  • blue-16
  • yellow-6
  • red-11
  • gray-0

Connectors: 178

  • dark gray-31
  • light gray-6
  • red-18
  • green-5
  • yellow-18
  • white-24
  • orange-8
  • blue-15
  • purple-53

Other: 106

  • small wheel-8
  • small tire-4
  • blue spacer-33*
  • silver spacer-24*
  • tan clip-10
  • blue clip-6
  • Y connector-16
  • thick-ish rubber band-2
  • thin rubber band-2

Total: 545

And, there's no point in building a card shuffler if you don't have any cards, so get some! :-)

*Numbers may vary.

So, if you have all of these pieces, then let's shuffle on!  (pun intended... hehe)
 

Step 2: Shuffler base- Part 1

This is the first part of the shuffler, this is the part where you insert the cards.

Follow all of the notes on the pictures.
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hunsinger4 months ago

This is a great inspiration! I didn't have enough green rods, so I left some out in certain places. My only problem is that the cards come out one at a time like they're supposed to, but both sides come out at the same time, colliding in the middle and not forming a single pack. Do you know how I could fix this? Thanks!

hunsinger4 months ago

This is a great inspiration! I didn't have enough green rods, so I left some out in certain places. My only problem is that the cards come out one at a time like they're supposed to, but both sides come out at the same time, colliding in the middle and not forming a single pack. Do you know how I could fix this? Thanks!

rate: 8.4
do you use like those thick knex sticks or those thin ones?
The thick ones.
FAIL
Hiyadudez (author)  shotgunshane1 year ago
What?
do you have to use that kind of motor?
yes
interesting
patush2 years ago
this is aamazing! i made it and i added two elastic bands to the things that hold the cards down because it sometimes stops feeding the cards, but its probly just my cards. thanks!
can u make a smaller version that only uses 100 pieces :]
nope
i was talking to hiyadudez and shadowman39
Then send it as a PM.
sos
But there's only one of you.
by sos i meant sorry


You should be.
yeash
More like yeashutup
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And that means...
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A two year old would be able to spell it properly.
Grammar wins!
Stupid 10 year old FAILS!
weird!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :)
Just because you can't spell.
sarcasm
there thats
how
you
spell
it
Don't forget full stop and capital letters. Also it's 'that's' not 'thats'.
its called slang
Wow, this is funny.
Sarcasm :-)
actually a 2 year old does know wot it means :)
Mhm
We're busy at the moment, but you can try to build one.
kk
RyShark4 years ago
Can you do this with the plain green motor?
Hiyadudez (author)  RyShark4 years ago
Possibly, but you will have to modify it.
I did it worked fine
it worked for me!
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