Right Handed Armlift, a K'nex Ball Machine Lift

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Introduction: Right Handed Armlift, a K'nex Ball Machine Lift

 
I hope it's all clear enough.
Any questions? comment!


Rods
Green: 77
White 39
Blue: 97
Yellow: 39
Red: 43
Grey: 7
Black:1 

Connectors
Dark-grey: 31
Light-grey: 4
Orange: 23
Red: 24
Green: 32
Yellow: 49
White: 3
Purple: 52
Blue: 22

Other
Blue spacer: 103
Tan clip: 16
Y-clip: 30
Blue clip: 6
Blue gear: 1
Red gear: 5
Chain link: 32
Motor: 1

Step 1: Entrance Track

Step 2: Motor and First Crank

Step 3: First Arm

Step 4: Second Crank and Arm

Step 5: Two Arms and Exit Track

Step 6: Chain

Difficult part because the two cranks have to work together.  

Step 7: Finished!

Your Right handed armlift is just finished! 

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Cool lift... I'm going to build this lift.. maybe even 2 of them.. one right handed and one left handed.. but I doubt that it would work for me ... I don't have a steel file cabinet to bounce my balls off of..

Can you make this lift higher? provided that there is more torque for the motor.

Of coarse you can, the motor is strong enough, I think. But than you have to make another crank. One crank for two arms.

Great lift! Arms look chaotic, but always go to the right place...nice on the synchronization. :-)

Thanks man, yes the synchronization with the chain is the most difficult part..

Must... build... lift...