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Here it is, my (third) brand new K'nex ball machine. This one is somewhat more difficult than the other ones. A few people have requested I make instructions, so without further wait...

Project IMMEUBLE!



Pieces:
Gray Rods: 5
Red Rods: 41
Yellow Rods: 113
Blue Rods: 219
White Rods: 103
Green Rods: 151
Flexi Rods: 4
Blue 3D Connectors: 84
Purple 3D Connectors: 70
White 8-Slot Connectors: 21
Yellow 5-Slot Connectors: 138
Green 4-Slot Connectors: 5
Red 3-Slot Connectors: 71
Orange 2-Slot Connectors: 29
Gray 2-Slot Connectors: 20
Gray 1-Slot Connectors: 14
Tan/Brown/Orange Tabbed Connectors: 2
Motors: 1/2
Balls: 5 or less
Blue Bearings: 6
Silver Bearings: 1
Gears: 4 Red
Chain Links: 52
Total: 1218 Pieces
 
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Step 1: The Tower, Part 1

Picture of The Tower, Part 1
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This part is the bottom section of the main part of the tower.

Pieces:
Yellow Rods: 20
Blue Rods: 47
White Rods: 20
Green Rods: 5
Blue 3D Connectors: 28
Purple 3D Connectors: 18
White 8-Slot Connectors: 2
Yellow 5-Slot Connectors: 1
Red 3-Slot Connectors: 2
Orange 2-Slot Connectors: 3
Gray 2-Slot Connectors: 8
Gray 1-Slot Connectors: 6
Blue Spacers: 4
Gears: 2 Red
Total: 166 Pieces

Step 2: The Tower, Part 2

Picture of The Tower, Part 2
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This is the second part of the main section of the tower.

Pieces:
Red Rods: 3
Yellow Rods: 12
Blue Rods: 22
Blue 3D Connectors: 11
Purple 3D Connectors: 10
Yellow 5-Slot Connectors: 1
Red 3-Slot Connectors: 1
Total: 60 Pieces

Step 3: The Tower, Part 3

Picture of The Tower, Part 3
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This is the third part of the main Tower section.

Pieces:
Red Rods: 4
Yellow Rods: 12
Blue Rods: 18
Blue 3D Connectors: 10
Purple 3D Connectors: 6
Total: 50 Pieces

Step 4: The Tower, Part 4

Picture of The Tower, Part 4
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This is the fourth part of the main tower. This includes the motor and top gear.
Upon completion, you are finished with the main part of the tower. Now you will be building the support half of the tower.

Pieces:
Red Rods: 3
Yellow Rods: 12
Blue Rods: 21
White Rods: 4
Green Rods: 6
Blue 3D Connectors: 10
Purple 3D Connectors: 8
White 8-Slot Connectors: 1
Yellow 5-Slot Connectors: 4
Orange 2-Slot Connectors: 1
Gray 1-Slot Connectors: 2
Tan/Brown/Orange Tabbed Connectors: 2
Blue Bearings: 2
Silver Bearings: 1
Gears: 2 Red
Total: 79 Pieces
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I like how compact it is.
knexman322 years ago
where do you put the path

coolsonic453 years ago
I wonder whats for dinner.

BOMBS
Pizzapie5005 years ago
8 white rods not 7 Step 9
give him a break he had to count 1200 peices
I was just trying to help...
Pizzapie5005 years ago
Dude 4 blue rods not 3 (on step 8)
Also 1 gray connector
dude does everything haf to be perfect and if not give give king darth trainman a little break all ready seriously!!!!!!!!!!!! love your ball tower TRAINMAN!
zzgs6 years ago
where can i find the balls?
Knex.com
pie25x zzgs4 years ago
In your underwear
he means the yellow\red balls
deviant6 years ago
hey traiman i want to make it but i dont have the balls what do i do
use golf balls or squash balls
January 28th?
Mepain Mad Cat6 years ago
June twelfth?
Darth Trainman (author)  Mepain6 years ago
June 13th?
Fuzzy?
... meow? ...
Bark?
Quack?
Booooop?

MOO!

cluck?
meow?
WTF?!
beep
car alarm?
.....
squeak
.....(as in tiny mouse guy saying hi)
pow?
i'm a bomb
bop
lol
giggity wiggity squiggity

LLOOOOOLLLL!!!
giggity?
tweet?
uhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh
Darth Trainman (author)  Mepain6 years ago
Wuzzy?
Was a?
LOL!!!you dont have balls!
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