Introduction: Awesome Knex Tank Instructions!

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Hi, knexinventions 49 here! Today I'll show you how to make this sweet knex tank I invented!  Note: The piece count is not entirely accurate, but about 95%. So, get building!

Step 1: Main Supports

Picture of Main Supports

Piece count: 
green/black rod: 16
green connector (4) 4
grey/yellow connector (5): 16 
white rod: 12

Step 2: Axles

Picture of Axles

Piece count:
spacers: 10
blue: 4
grey: 6
snowflake connector (8): 6
tan clip: 6

Step 3: Step 1 and 2 Assembly

Picture of Step 1 and 2 Assembly

Step 4: Motor Assembly

Picture of Motor Assembly

Piece Count:
spacers: 9
grey: 3
snowflake connector (8): 2
tan clip(1) : 2
motor (with batteries) : 1

Step 5: The Rotating Turret

Picture of The Rotating Turret

Piece Count:
rigid rod (preferably): 1
small wheel: 4 
Y- clip: 5
grey connector(1): 4
spacer: 6
green/black rod: 52
grey/purple connector: 28 (taken apart) (4)

Step 6: Treads!

Picture of Treads!

Piece Count:
grey connector(1):162
white rod: 84
blue: 4
grey: 8
tan clip: 8
snowflake: 8

Step 7: Motor and Rear Covering

Picture of Motor and Rear Covering

Piece count:
white rod: 11
green/black rod: 5
orange/brown connector(2):9
blue: 1
black/green: 3
black: 2
grey connector: 1
yellow/gray: 1

Step 8: Your're Done!!!

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Your finally done! I think you can also use the all- terrain-trek motor too...

Build on!


colm4knex (author)2016-06-02

can u post a total count of the whole thing

Linkin_J_Knex (author)2015-09-06

nice tank;)

bardinslayer (author)2013-09-03

can u post a total count of the entire thing

Sure. Sorry for late reply.

btrog (author)2012-12-22

This thing is awsome!!! Can you post a p count?

knexinventions 49 (author)btrog2012-12-22

Sure! But first I need to break it apart and count. I'll do it tomorrow. Okay?

btrog (author)knexinventions 492012-12-23


btrog (author)btrog2013-02-28

I have finished building it.

sandroknexmaster (author)2013-02-06


Element Force (author)2013-01-03

Wow that tank is cute!

dr. richtofen (author)2012-12-22


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Bio: Hi! I'm knexinventions 49, a kid who loves to build, program, inspect element, play, and more. As my username suggests, most of my 'ibles ... More »
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