Instructables: exploring - play - knex - machine - knex http://www.instructables.com Mon, 8 Feb 2016 00:16:24 PST BLOX v1.01 The Corkscrew | a K'nex Ball Machine Lift http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Corkscrew-a-Knex-Ball-Machine-Lift/
The Corkscrew | a K'nex Ball Machine Lift - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCE/Z69N/IKA07YQC/FCEZ69NIKA07YQC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCE/Z69N/IKA07YQC/FCEZ69NIKA07YQC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCE/Z69N/IKA07YQC/FCEZ69NIKA07YQC.SMALL.jpg Linkin_J_Knex Hello! I'm back with another K'nex creation, this time it's a lift! It was featured in 3XODUS and was the second lift. It has taken me so long to get round to doing this because I have had to neaten it up and make it work reliably. (And procrastination got in the way a bit...) Anyway, you want to bu...
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Sat, 6 Feb 2016 03:50:44 PST
Vertical Helix Drop a K'nex Ball Element http://www.instructables.com/id/Vertical-Helix-Drop-a-Knex-Ball-Element/
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Thu, 28 Jan 2016 17:07:47 PST
Juxtaposition- a Knex Ball Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Juxtaposition-a-Knex-Ball-Machine/
Juxtaposition- a Knex Ball Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/KBVS/IJKAATSL/F6XKBVSIJKAATSL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/KBVS/IJKAATSL/F6XKBVSIJKAATSL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/KBVS/IJKAATSL/F6XKBVSIJKAATSL.SMALL.jpg Rubik Builder LLC This is my newest and biggest ball machine- Juxtaposition! Features 2 lifts( a chain and a revolving ball machine) and 5 paths, two of which release at the same time for a race. Stay tuned 'till the end for an awesome overview!https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qrf-Hvgjx0k
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Tue, 19 Jan 2016 08:15:46 PST
Wheel Switch- a K'nex Ball Path Selector http://www.instructables.com/id/Wheel-Switch-a-Knex-Ball-Path-Selector/
Wheel Switch- a K'nex Ball Path Selector - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1E/BVO5/IJKAAWIP/F1EBVO5IJKAAWIP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1E/BVO5/IJKAAWIP/F1EBVO5IJKAAWIP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1E/BVO5/IJKAAWIP/F1EBVO5IJKAAWIP.SMALL.jpg Rubik Builder LLC This is a new path selector for ball machines that I used in my latest, Juxtaposition. No instructions but I'm sure that most of you bright people can make your own by just looking at the pictures.
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Tue, 19 Jan 2016 07:59:24 PST
Knex Ball Machine Juxtaposition Preview http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-Ball-Machine-Juxtaposition-Preview/
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Sat, 16 Jan 2016 08:52:16 PST
Mathsboy314's Revolving Ball Machine Lift http://www.instructables.com/id/Mathsboy314s-Revolving-Ball-Machine-Lift/
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Wed, 13 Jan 2016 07:07:10 PST
K'nex Ferris Wheel Lift http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-Ferris-Wheel-Lift/
K'nex Ferris Wheel Lift - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/5F0H/IJ4MKBAN/F2O5F0HIJ4MKBAN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/5F0H/IJ4MKBAN/F2O5F0HIJ4MKBAN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/5F0H/IJ4MKBAN/F2O5F0HIJ4MKBAN.SMALL.jpg autumsawesome Hello everyone,This is the latest ball lift.I haven't posted instructions yet but please tell me if I should post them =)Here is a link to a video of it in action.Hope you enjoy it....Here is instructions!
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Tue, 5 Jan 2016 12:45:04 PST
Spin 'n' kick! | A K'nex Ball Machine Element http://www.instructables.com/id/Spin-n-Kick-a-Knex-Ball-Machine-Element/
Spin 'n' kick! | A K'nex Ball Machine Element - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Y/QHKU/IIYWV5T3/F5YQHKUIIYWV5T3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Y/QHKU/IIYWV5T3/F5YQHKUIIYWV5T3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Y/QHKU/IIYWV5T3/F5YQHKUIIYWV5T3.SMALL.jpg Linkin_J_Knex Hello I'm back! Actually, I'm Linkin_J_Knex but I'm back with another K'nex Instructable! I'm extremely sorry for not posting in over a month, I was relatively busy and have recently been working on a new K'nex build with someone (No spoilers here). This month I hope to get two or three Instructable...
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Sat, 2 Jan 2016 07:35:59 PST
Knex Ball Machine- Jugular http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-Ball-Machine-Jugular/
Knex Ball Machine- Jugular - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/6GXA/IIW1YAKT/F3B6GXAIIW1YAKT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/6GXA/IIW1YAKT/F3B6GXAIIW1YAKT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/6GXA/IIW1YAKT/F3B6GXAIIW1YAKT.SMALL.jpg knextremist Hey guys, it's knextremist and I present to you a brand new Knex ball machine! This is it, and unfortunately I don't have too many specific pictures, mainly just the video. I made this years ago (almost 3 years ago to be exact)... So I have a video of it and sadly only these few photos because I dem...
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Thu, 31 Dec 2015 17:10:58 PST
Brick Drop | A K'nex Ball Machine Element http://www.instructables.com/id/Brick-Drop-A-Knex-Ball-Machine-Element/
Brick Drop | A K'nex Ball Machine Element - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F33/MLRP/IHJH04RQ/F33MLRPIHJH04RQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F33/MLRP/IHJH04RQ/F33MLRPIHJH04RQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F33/MLRP/IHJH04RQ/F33MLRPIHJH04RQ.SMALL.jpg Linkin_J_Knex Hello again! Here I am again making the useless useful, this time with k'nex bricks! This is a very simple drop through, featured in my ball machine 3XODUS. If anyone has a better idea for a name for this element please tell me in the comments! Right, now for the instructions: ➡ Piece Count Wait!...
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Fri, 27 Nov 2015 20:28:36 PST
3XODUS | A K'nex Ball Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/3XODUS-A-Knex-Ball-Machine/
3XODUS | A K'nex Ball Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/X54A/IH3TBI7F/FOLX54AIH3TBI7F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/X54A/IH3TBI7F/FOLX54AIH3TBI7F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/X54A/IH3TBI7F/FOLX54AIH3TBI7F.SMALL.jpg Linkin_J_Knex Hello there! I'm back. After a month of slow progress, my second ever ball machine, 3XODUS, is finished! I know the movie isn't amazing however it is my first time using movie maker. ( however it is definitely a massive improvement from my previous ball machine's video!) Here are some stats:3 Paths...
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Wed, 18 Nov 2015 11:39:09 PST
K'nex Gearbox http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-Gearbox-3/
K'nex Gearbox - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/C0H0/IGM5MP0X/FTDC0H0IGM5MP0X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/C0H0/IGM5MP0X/FTDC0H0IGM5MP0X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/C0H0/IGM5MP0X/FTDC0H0IGM5MP0X.SMALL.jpg dickheijboer K'nex Gearbox. Don't forget to vote!No instructions, only pictures. Close up
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Tue, 3 Nov 2015 12:09:38 PST
K'nex Ball Machine 'Exodus' Update http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-Ball-Machine-Exodus-Update/
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Fri, 16 Oct 2015 20:37:40 PDT
More Micro Madness! | K'nex Ball Machine Paths http://www.instructables.com/id/More-Micro-Madness-Knex-Ball-Machine-Paths-1/
More Micro Madness! | K'nex Ball Machine Paths - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/NY91/IFISAWU7/FATNY91IFISAWU7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/NY91/IFISAWU7/FATNY91IFISAWU7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/NY91/IFISAWU7/FATNY91IFISAWU7.SMALL.jpg Linkin_J_Knex As you may know, recently I have been experimenting a lot with micro k'nex and k'nex bricks. They have lots of potential for ball machines however it's not used very much! So, today I have for you a few simple paths I have developed which are similar substitutes for normal paths!I don't think any of...
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Fri, 9 Oct 2015 05:21:04 PDT
More Micro Madness! | K'nex Ball Machine Paths http://www.instructables.com/id/More-Micro-Madness-Knex-Ball-Machine-Paths/
More Micro Madness! | K'nex Ball Machine Paths - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/NY91/IFISAWU7/FATNY91IFISAWU7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/NY91/IFISAWU7/FATNY91IFISAWU7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/NY91/IFISAWU7/FATNY91IFISAWU7.SMALL.jpg Linkin_J_Knex As you may know, recently I have been experimenting a lot with micro k'nex and k'nex bricks. It has lots of potential for ball machines however it's not used very much! So, today I have for you a few simple paths I have developed which are similar substitutes for normal paths!I don't think any of th...
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Fri, 9 Oct 2015 05:20:58 PDT
Micro Coaster Track | A K'nex Ball Machine Path http://www.instructables.com/id/Micro-Track-A-Knex-Ball-Machine-Path/
Micro Coaster Track | A K'nex Ball Machine Path - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFI/48MP/IFBUPF8Y/FFI48MPIFBUPF8Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFI/48MP/IFBUPF8Y/FFI48MPIFBUPF8Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFI/48MP/IFBUPF8Y/FFI48MPIFBUPF8Y.SMALL.jpg Linkin_J_Knex Hello again! I have for you a NEW k'nex ball machine path! This utilises the micro k'nex rollercoaster track, turned on its side so the ball can roll along it! Right, here are the pros and cons!Pros:• Low friction so the ball slides along it quickly• A great substitute for tubing path• Makes micro k...
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Fri, 2 Oct 2015 06:11:45 PDT
Simple Swing | K'nex Ball Machine Element http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Swing-Knex-Ball-Machine-Element/
Simple Swing | K'nex Ball Machine Element - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUP/8HGS/IF2DBCVM/FUP8HGSIF2DBCVM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUP/8HGS/IF2DBCVM/FUP8HGSIF2DBCVM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUP/8HGS/IF2DBCVM/FUP8HGSIF2DBCVM.SMALL.jpg Linkin_J_Knex Here is a simple swing element to add to your ball machine! It looks best at slow speeds however can work at any speed!Video Coming Soon! Step 1 - Frame The structure for the swing, entrance and exit.1: Overview2: Build this3: Build these (Rod colour doesn't matter)4: Assemble5: Assemble Step 2...
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Fri, 25 Sep 2015 13:55:18 PDT
Curly Fries | K'nex Ball Machine Element http://www.instructables.com/id/Curly-Fries-Knex-Ball-Machine-Element/
Curly Fries | K'nex Ball Machine Element - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F16/C32F/IF4IKMUR/F16C32FIF4IKMUR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F16/C32F/IF4IKMUR/F16C32FIF4IKMUR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F16/C32F/IF4IKMUR/F16C32FIF4IKMUR.SMALL.jpg Linkin_J_Knex Hello there again! Here I have for you instructions for my BRAND NEW motorised ball machine element! Originally I wanted to make a lift from the standard spiral staircase turned diagonal however that didn't work out very well...So I turned it sideways and made an element! After many many fails and m...
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Fri, 25 Sep 2015 07:31:36 PDT
Sliding Arm Lift, a knex ball machine lift http://www.instructables.com/id/Sliding-Arm-Lift-a-knex-ball-machine-lift/
Sliding Arm Lift, a knex ball machine lift - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/NH97/IERC43BF/FZINH97IERC43BF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/NH97/IERC43BF/FZINH97IERC43BF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/NH97/IERC43BF/FZINH97IERC43BF.SMALL.jpg sandroknexmaster Hi everyone!I bring you the instructions for the third new lift first used in my knex ball machine Elysium, the Sliding Arm Lift.In fact, this lift was used twice in the machine, both were similar.This is a small, simple lift, and nice to watch. Its name refers to the arm sliding down every time it ...
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Sat, 19 Sep 2015 12:25:24 PDT
Tube Claw Lift, a knex ball machine lift http://www.instructables.com/id/Tube-Claw-Lift-a-knex-ball-machine-lift/
Tube Claw Lift, a knex ball machine lift - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKD/WPCH/IEB88IDX/FKDWPCHIEB88IDX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKD/WPCH/IEB88IDX/FKDWPCHIEB88IDX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKD/WPCH/IEB88IDX/FKDWPCHIEB88IDX.SMALL.jpg sandroknexmaster Hello!This is the second new lift featured in my knex ball machine Elysium.The Tube Claw Lift is one of the most complicated lifts I have ever built. I had multiple problems while building this, the biggest one being the exit, but also things like the crank, the entrance, and the tube-axle connectio...
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Wed, 9 Sep 2015 13:44:49 PDT
Indecisive A k'nex ball machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Indecisive-A-knex-ball-machine/
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Fri, 4 Sep 2015 13:13:43 PDT
My First K'nex Ball Machine! http://www.instructables.com/id/My-First-Knex-Ball-Machine/
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Wed, 2 Sep 2015 07:04:46 PDT
Knex Shift-Tilt Lift http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-Shift-Tilt-Lift/
Knex Shift-Tilt Lift - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUC/OLOV/IDQTYB51/FUCOLOVIDQTYB51.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUC/OLOV/IDQTYB51/FUCOLOVIDQTYB51.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUC/OLOV/IDQTYB51/FUCOLOVIDQTYB51.SMALL.jpg KnexTech Hi guys, this is the first lift I've designed from scratch, the Shift-Tilt Lift!Firstly, I will not be posting instructions for the lift as there are a few too many issues with it (Sorry!)The Shift-Tilt Lift transports the balls by shifting up and down, and tilting the cartridges the balls are held ...
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Mon, 24 Aug 2015 22:22:28 PDT
Ferris Wheel Lift, a knex ball machine lift http://www.instructables.com/id/Ferris-Wheel-Lift-a-knex-ball-machine-lift/
Ferris Wheel Lift, a knex ball machine lift - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Y/GXGJ/IDH7Q6NL/F0YGXGJIDH7Q6NL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Y/GXGJ/IDH7Q6NL/F0YGXGJIDH7Q6NL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Y/GXGJ/IDH7Q6NL/F0YGXGJIDH7Q6NL.SMALL.jpg sandroknexmaster Hello!Here are the instructions for the first new lift used in my knex ball machine Elysium.The Ferris Wheel Lift is quite a big lift. It works good, and a gate was added so balls enter one by one.It is able to carry multiple balls at once, the motor is strong enough for that.If you're going to bui...
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Tue, 18 Aug 2015 11:43:24 PDT
Knex Ball Machine Icarus http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-Ball-Machine-Icarus/
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Wed, 12 Aug 2015 04:34:14 PDT
Knex Ball Machine: Nebula http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-Ball-Machine-Nebula/
Knex Ball Machine: Nebula - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQL/UXNM/ICRXEO8V/FQLUXNMICRXEO8V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQL/UXNM/ICRXEO8V/FQLUXNMICRXEO8V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQL/UXNM/ICRXEO8V/FQLUXNMICRXEO8V.SMALL.jpg KnexTech I'm proud to present to you, my first Knex ball machine, Nebula!This project has "been in the works" for more than a year, but realistically only 2-3 months of that was actual construction. In the end, I decided not to finish paths 5 & 6, for a couple reasons. Since the path separator was on the far...
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Fri, 31 Jul 2015 11:05:33 PDT
Knex Ball Machine: Elysium, elements http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-Ball-Machine-Elysium-elements/
Knex Ball Machine: Elysium, elements - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV6/9Q1C/IC8X1ZY2/FV69Q1CIC8X1ZY2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV6/9Q1C/IC8X1ZY2/FV69Q1CIC8X1ZY2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV6/9Q1C/IC8X1ZY2/FV69Q1CIC8X1ZY2.SMALL.jpg sandroknexmaster Hello!Here are the instructions for the new elements from my knex ball machine Elysium.If you have any questions or problems, you can always comment or send me a message.There are a lot of image notes in this instructable, if you're building an element please read them because sometimes they can be ...
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Sat, 18 Jul 2015 04:48:38 PDT
K'nex ball machine Maximum http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-ball-machine-Maximum/
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Mon, 25 May 2015 12:17:54 PDT
Knex Ball Machine: Elysium http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-Ball-Machine-Elysium/
Knex Ball Machine: Elysium - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F16/OGR0/IA3R98CD/F16OGR0IA3R98CD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F16/OGR0/IA3R98CD/F16OGR0IA3R98CD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F16/OGR0/IA3R98CD/F16OGR0IA3R98CD.SMALL.jpg sandroknexmaster Hello everyone!I am proud to present you my big ball machine Elysium. It is the biggest and most complex machine I have made so far. There are some unique features like a moving floor, 8 new lifts, and multiple new elements. The lowest floor is not like any other white knex ball machine floor, ...
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Mon, 25 May 2015 04:47:30 PDT
K'nex Ball Machine Impossible Preview http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-Ball-Machine-Impossible-Preview/
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Sun, 24 May 2015 12:41:16 PDT
The apocalypse - a K'nex ball machine http://www.instructables.com/id/The-apocalypse-a-Knex-ball-machine/
The apocalypse - a K'nex ball machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FME/JU3Y/I9YRIP2B/FMEJU3YI9YRIP2B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FME/JU3Y/I9YRIP2B/FMEJU3YI9YRIP2B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FME/JU3Y/I9YRIP2B/FMEJU3YI9YRIP2B.SMALL.jpg Guus_ Welcome to my instructable.Hi, my name is Guus and I am the builder of 'The apocalypse'. I am 14 years old and I live in the Netherlands so my English isn't that great. But I hope you will understand it and be able to follow the tutorial.In this instructable I will show you my newest K'nex project. ...
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Fri, 22 May 2015 12:28:39 PDT
Quad Switch (Knex Path Separator) http://www.instructables.com/id/Quad-Switch-Knex-Path-Separator/
Quad Switch (Knex Path Separator) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6C/RXS6/I9SBRDJ4/F6CRXS6I9SBRDJ4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6C/RXS6/I9SBRDJ4/F6CRXS6I9SBRDJ4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6C/RXS6/I9SBRDJ4/F6CRXS6I9SBRDJ4.SMALL.jpg collinjo12 Hello everyone!! This path separator is my own design which was featured in my ball machine Evolution. This was inspired by Thibault's separator. A ball rolls onto the wheel rotating it and three "bumpers" 90 degrees. The ball will then roll about the main path the whole route or only a certain port...
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Sun, 17 May 2015 11:31:53 PDT
Knex Ball Machine Dysphoria http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-Ball-Machine-Dysphoria/
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Fri, 1 May 2015 10:55:59 PDT
Knex Ball Machine Midnight http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-Ball-Machine-Midnight/
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Thu, 30 Apr 2015 15:49:32 PDT
K'nex Machine Pistol: Refuge + Instructions http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-Machine-Pistol-Refuge-Instructions/
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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 11:55:33 PDT
ECLIPSE, An Upcoming Knex Ball Machine. http://www.instructables.com/id/ECLIPSE-An-Upcoming-Knex-Ball-Machine/
ECLIPSE, An Upcoming Knex Ball Machine. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/TFEJ/I8FR289L/F3ATFEJI8FR289L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/TFEJ/I8FR289L/F3ATFEJI8FR289L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/TFEJ/I8FR289L/F3ATFEJI8FR289L.SMALL.jpg Thibault Art Hello everybody and welcome to my Instructables page,I am here with a few pictures of wich is probably going to be my biggest and most edvanced Knex ball machine: ECLIPSE. The pictures that you see now is only a part of the machine, because it's only about 65% completed. At this time it hase 2 new ...
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Wed, 15 Apr 2015 08:43:57 PDT
New knex ball lift: Video and instructions (name contest) http://www.instructables.com/id/New-knex-ball-lift-name-contest/
New knex ball lift: Video and instructions (name contest) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/YTBO/I8H886FJ/FQGYTBOI8H886FJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/YTBO/I8H886FJ/FQGYTBOI8H886FJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/YTBO/I8H886FJ/FQGYTBOI8H886FJ.SMALL.jpg martijnb95 This is my entry for the rods and connectors contest. Please take a look and vote for me (maybe B^))Hey everybody!For those who even remember me: I am back! For everybody else: I am Martijn (Martijnb95), nice to meet you!Here you can see my latest knex lift. it does not have a name yet, so please su...
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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 15:09:43 PDT
K'Nex Fruit Machine (Mark 3) http://www.instructables.com/id/KNex-Fruit-Machine-Mark-3/
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Fri, 3 Apr 2015 10:52:16 PDT
Knex Candy Machine Module http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-Candy-Machine-Module/
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 08:09:54 PDT
New K'nex Ball Machine update 1 http://www.instructables.com/id/New-Knex-Ball-Machine-update-1/
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By: NorthernF

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Sat, 14 Feb 2015 09:01:59 PST
Liten a K'nex Ball Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Liten-a-Knex-Ball-Machine/
Liten a K'nex Ball Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ9/RQUR/I5Z7LLA7/FJ9RQURI5Z7LLA7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ9/RQUR/I5Z7LLA7/FJ9RQURI5Z7LLA7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ9/RQUR/I5Z7LLA7/FJ9RQURI5Z7LLA7.SMALL.jpg NorthernF Hello this is a kind of instruction guide to my new ball machine Liten.The instructions are very limited because I had to break it up very quickly to start on my next project. The aim was to fit a interesting ball machine into a cube 1 red rod by 1 red rod. There is a simple step lift and a small wh...
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Tue, 10 Feb 2015 11:26:10 PST
K'nex Slanted Wheel Lift http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-Slanted-Wheel-Lift/
K'nex Slanted Wheel Lift - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/SXBG/I5Z7LNXY/FCQSXBGI5Z7LNXY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/SXBG/I5Z7LNXY/FCQSXBGI5Z7LNXY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/SXBG/I5Z7LNXY/FCQSXBGI5Z7LNXY.SMALL.jpg NorthernF Hello, This is probably a bit late but here is the lift from my previous ball machine Retribution.If anybody would like full instructions please ask. It is only a small lift that looks cool and can have many variations. Not very difficult to make but nobody had done it before so I decided to. I am w...
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Tue, 10 Feb 2015 08:11:06 PST
k'nex ball machine element micro rollercoaster track http://www.instructables.com/id/knex-ball-machine-element-micro-rollercoaster-trac/
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 14:20:12 PST
Teaser: Knex Ball Machine Dysphoria http://www.instructables.com/id/Teaser-Knex-Ball-Machine-Dysphoria/
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By: Sorunome

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Wed, 14 Jan 2015 11:49:00 PST
Knex dual alternating axles http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-dual-alternating-axles/
Knex dual alternating axles - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBL/9FWE/I4CNDBVC/FBL9FWEI4CNDBVC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBL/9FWE/I4CNDBVC/FBL9FWEI4CNDBVC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBL/9FWE/I4CNDBVC/FBL9FWEI4CNDBVC.SMALL.jpg mathsboy314 Here's a strange gearbox which creates 2 outputs, which alternate in turning half a revolution. The uncommon pieces for this include 3 yellow gears, 3 red gears, 2 blue gears, a motor, and a light grey rod (cannot be substituted for other colours). An industrial ruler is optional. This will get very...
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Sat, 3 Jan 2015 16:25:09 PST
Evolution Knex Ball Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Evolution-Knex-Ball-Machine/
Evolution Knex Ball Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBQ/MECU/I4E65QAZ/FBQMECUI4E65QAZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBQ/MECU/I4E65QAZ/FBQMECUI4E65QAZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBQ/MECU/I4E65QAZ/FBQMECUI4E65QAZ.SMALL.jpg collinjo12 Hello everyone!!! This is my biggest ball machine to date. It has 4 motors, 4 lifts (1 new design), 12 paths, and 10 new elements. I'd like to thank these users for their elements used on this machine {Thibault, MechanicalCreationMaster, Martijnb95, Sorunome, Sandroknexmaster, Knextreme, Dick Heijbo...
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Fri, 2 Jan 2015 08:34:57 PST
Knex Ball Machine Tunnel http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-Ball-Machine-Tunnel/
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Mon, 29 Dec 2014 15:30:07 PST
Knex ball machine 'scissor arm' element http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-ball-machine-scissor-arm-element/
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Sun, 23 Nov 2014 12:52:17 PST
Knex ball element - bowling http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-ball-element-bowling/
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Wed, 5 Nov 2014 17:02:56 PST
Knex Lowering Ball Arm Element http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-Lowering-Ball-Arm-Element/
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Sat, 1 Nov 2014 13:43:52 PDT