K'nex Ball Machine Intertwined

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Introduction: K'nex Ball Machine Intertwined

I'm proud to present you my newest, biggest and best preforming ball machine yet, Intertwined. Feel free to ask questions!

Some facts:
-14 tracks
- 5 networks
- 7 lifts
- half a year of building time

Special thanks to Sandroknexmaster (elements), Sorunome (Ultimate Chainsaw Lift), 39Shadowman (Shifting Arm lift) and Tornado96 (Shifting Arm lift and Semi-Circle Lift) and all the other K'nex ball machine builders on YouTube and Instructables.

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    Question: what tubing do you think is best for building a knex ball machine?

    in some cases the old orange tubing is better. due to the thinner radius, you can make tighter corners with the track. also, in a general 2 orange connectors on a blue rod type path, the ball lies deeper within an orange tubing based path, making it more stable. besides that, the ball holds more tortional energy, so it makes for a general slower, but not nescesary more energy loosing type of pathing.

    I came to the same conclusion. It also looks good w/ the gold connectors :P

    I think the rollercoaster tubing because it's strong.

    (But I haven't got that many of that)

    Thanks. (sorry for the late reply)

    Hey, I just made my first instruct abeles account, I am filming my new ball machine right now

    I saw it, it's great, and can't wait for the new video!

    Vid is unavailable in germany :(

    Nope, not doing it :P