Instructables: exploring - play - knex http://www.instructables.com Mon, 26 Sep 2016 07:06:28 PDT BLOX v1.01 Simple K'nex Shock http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Knex-Shock/
Simple K'nex Shock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHU/234F/ISZCSQVK/FHU234FISZCSQVK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHU/234F/ISZCSQVK/FHU234FISZCSQVK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHU/234F/ISZCSQVK/FHU234FISZCSQVK.SMALL.jpg birdycrazy Welcome to my instructable on how to make a simple K'nex shock.I built this shock for the suspension in a large k'nex car.This K'nex shock is a piston which is armed with rubber bands. The shock is useful for use as suspension or landing gear. Parts List These are the parts required to build the ...
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Sun, 11 Sep 2016 20:43:04 PDT
2 Gear Fully Automatic K'nex Transmission http://www.instructables.com/id/2-Gear-Fully-Automatic-Knex-Transmission/
2 Gear Fully Automatic K'nex Transmission - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/D0H7/ISXXCH6K/F0TD0H7ISXXCH6K.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/D0H7/ISXXCH6K/F0TD0H7ISXXCH6K.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/D0H7/ISXXCH6K/F0TD0H7ISXXCH6K.SMALL.jpg birdycrazy Welcome to my Instructable on how to build a fully automatic transmission out of k'nex!When I first built this transmission I was not planning on posting it because it wasn't very functional. I built this transmission as a "proof of concept" build to prove that a differential could be used to automa...
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Sat, 10 Sep 2016 21:05:45 PDT
Octoswitch 2.0 K'nex path separator http://www.instructables.com/id/Octoswitch-20-Knex-Path-Separator/
Octoswitch 2.0 K'nex path separator - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5K/J4AE/IST77S9J/F5KJ4AEIST77S9J.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5K/J4AE/IST77S9J/F5KJ4AEIST77S9J.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5K/J4AE/IST77S9J/F5KJ4AEIST77S9J.SMALL.jpg Caverat Video link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TCFrDFbkXXEThis is Octoswitch 2.0! A path separator/randomizer. Its way more efficient in terms of height lost, and pieces used, which means it's much more usable than the first Octoswitch. ;) Octoswitch 2.0 is in my -in progress- knex ball machine and I a...
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Thu, 8 Sep 2016 17:59:14 PDT
K'nex Piston Version 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-Piston-Version-2/
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Mon, 5 Sep 2016 20:49:40 PDT
Simple But Strong Knex Gun http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-But-Strong-Knex-Gun/
Simple But Strong Knex Gun - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FG9/1NQS/ISCBJDT8/FG91NQSISCBJDT8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG9/1NQS/ISCBJDT8/FG91NQSISCBJDT8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG9/1NQS/ISCBJDT8/FG91NQSISCBJDT8.SMALL.jpg JRDUKIE This is a Knex gun that is incredibly easy to make, but also very strong and powerful. I like to make and post things that almost everyone can make because they don't use many pieces and the ones they do use are the most basic pieces. This particular one a friend helped in the process of designing ...
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Thu, 1 Sep 2016 12:48:05 PDT
K'nex Automatic Transmission DD-CVT http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-Automatic-Transmission-DD-CVT/
K'nex Automatic Transmission DD-CVT - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKP/151X/ISCB96X7/FKP151XISCB96X7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKP/151X/ISCB96X7/FKP151XISCB96X7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKP/151X/ISCB96X7/FKP151XISCB96X7.SMALL.jpg birdycrazy Welcome to my Instructable on how to make a k'nex automatic CVT!A CVT is a Continuously variable Transmission. A CVT is able to achieve an infinite number of gear ratios within its range while the input rpm stays relatively constant. This eliminates the need for shifting and can keep the motor/engin...
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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 05:35:04 PDT
KnexChicken's Walther PPK Instructions http://www.instructables.com/id/KnexChickens-Walther-PPK-Instructions/
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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 20:13:56 PDT
High Torque K'nex Differential http://www.instructables.com/id/High-Torque-Knex-Differential/
High Torque K'nex Differential - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F84/WSWW/ISCAXM01/F84WSWWISCAXM01.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F84/WSWW/ISCAXM01/F84WSWWISCAXM01.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F84/WSWW/ISCAXM01/F84WSWWISCAXM01.SMALL.jpg birdycrazy Welcome to my instructable on how to build a differential out of K'nex! A differential allows power to be converted to two separate speeds. The most common application for this is used in cars to allow the wheels to turn at different speeds while turning. Another cool thing about differentials is th...
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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 13:39:43 PDT
K'nex Airfoil http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-Airfoil/
K'nex Airfoil - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0J/YSYV/ISCAVA73/F0JYSYVISCAVA73.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0J/YSYV/ISCAVA73/F0JYSYVISCAVA73.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0J/YSYV/ISCAVA73/F0JYSYVISCAVA73.SMALL.jpg birdycrazy Welcome to my instructable on building a k'nex airfoil! I designed this airfoil in the likeness of a balsa model airfoil. The airfoil is constructed of many "ribs" linked together which can then be covered with paper/cardboard or the like.The structure is quite flimsy, however I plan to reinforce th...
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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 00:04:08 PDT
Knex Fusion Equalizer V2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-Fusion-Equalizer-V20/
Knex Fusion Equalizer V2.0 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ3/8KTR/ISAUQZ69/FJ38KTRISAUQZ69.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ3/8KTR/ISAUQZ69/FJ38KTRISAUQZ69.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ3/8KTR/ISAUQZ69/FJ38KTRISAUQZ69.SMALL.jpg MonkeyKnexer15 Hello everyone and welcome back to my awesomness. Today is that day, the day that this gun is finished and published: The Fusion Equalizer Version 2.0. Now, as you can see, a lot has changed, and some things have been added. Let's take a lookNow it has:- A working charging handle (credit to dr. rich...
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Fri, 26 Aug 2016 09:17:33 PDT
K'nex Piston http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-Piston-1/
K'nex Piston - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FA4/V4QB/ISCAUDGU/FA4V4QBISCAUDGU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA4/V4QB/ISCAUDGU/FA4V4QBISCAUDGU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA4/V4QB/ISCAUDGU/FA4V4QBISCAUDGU.SMALL.jpg birdycrazy Welcome to my instructable on how to build a k'nex piston! Be sure to check out my k'nex piston version 2 also!This k'nex piston converts rotational motion to linear motion. (or vice versa). This piston is able to retract/extend 65 mm (about 2.5 inches)It has always been a challenge to create linear...
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Thu, 25 Aug 2016 19:20:40 PDT
Knex CV Joint http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-CV-Joint/
Knex CV Joint - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8L/CLSF/ISCAPCEY/F8LCLSFISCAPCEY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8L/CLSF/ISCAPCEY/F8LCLSFISCAPCEY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8L/CLSF/ISCAPCEY/F8LCLSFISCAPCEY.SMALL.jpg birdycrazy Welcome to my Instructable on how to build a CV joint out of k'nex! A CV joint (continuous velocity joint) Is a device which allows a rotational force to be transferred through an angle, much like a U-joint (universal joint). The difference between the CV joint and U-joint is the fact that the ...
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Wed, 24 Aug 2016 22:59:07 PDT
Andromeda: K'nex Ball Machine Preview 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Andromeda-Knex-Ball-Machine-Preview-2/
Andromeda: K'nex Ball Machine Preview 2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/X2UH/IRXTMJ2J/FMSX2UHIRXTMJ2J.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/X2UH/IRXTMJ2J/FMSX2UHIRXTMJ2J.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/X2UH/IRXTMJ2J/FMSX2UHIRXTMJ2J.SMALL.jpg 15knexLaz Hi,Welcome to my second preview of my K'nex ball machine: Andromeda.Much has changed since the first preview, I turned the entire structure 45 degrees so doingit fits better in my room.I was about half way with my pieces here.If you have any questions and/or suggestions? just ask them in the comment...
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Tue, 23 Aug 2016 13:11:17 PDT
Andromeda: K'nex ball machine preview 1 http://www.instructables.com/id/Andromeda-Knex-Ball-Machine-Preview-1/
Andromeda: K'nex ball machine preview 1 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/KLNS/IRXTM331/FJNKLNSIRXTM331.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/KLNS/IRXTM331/FJNKLNSIRXTM331.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/KLNS/IRXTM331/FJNKLNSIRXTM331.SMALL.jpg 15knexLaz Hi everyone,Welcome to this K'nex ball machine page, where I will show you Andromeda, my current K'nex ball machine in its first fase.I started building in October 2014 and the video is made on may 2015.Currently I'm still working on it and I will make an instructable when I make a new preview.If yo...
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Tue, 23 Aug 2016 12:06:12 PDT
Mini knex TIE fighter http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Knex-TIE-Fighter/
Mini knex TIE fighter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3J/JR2Q/IRXTK4UR/F3JJR2QIRXTK4UR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3J/JR2Q/IRXTK4UR/F3JJR2QIRXTK4UR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3J/JR2Q/IRXTK4UR/F3JJR2QIRXTK4UR.SMALL.jpg DoggyDude10 Follow the pics Pieces Pieces shown Wings Make these Cockpit/ guns
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Mon, 22 Aug 2016 09:48:12 PDT
Knex Classic-Style Shotgun http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-Classic-Style-Shotgun/
Knex Classic-Style Shotgun - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F76/HXLK/IRXTF3C3/F76HXLKIRXTF3C3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F76/HXLK/IRXTF3C3/F76HXLKIRXTF3C3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F76/HXLK/IRXTF3C3/F76HXLKIRXTF3C3.SMALL.jpg An Villain Hey everybody! I was remaking my quad in bright colors to post it (thanks for the feedback on that by the way), but ended up getting distracted and made this.It's a simple pump-action shotgun, it loads 14+1 rounds in a one-way hopper (ie: rounds load easily, but don't fall out), the pump locks up ti...
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Sun, 21 Aug 2016 15:00:24 PDT
K'nex Ball Machine Lift: Giant Ball Catapult http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-Ball-Machine-Lift-Giant-Ball-Catapult/
K'nex Ball Machine Lift: Giant Ball Catapult - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKI/642H/IRXTEHPJ/FKI642HIRXTEHPJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKI/642H/IRXTEHPJ/FKI642HIRXTEHPJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKI/642H/IRXTEHPJ/FKI642HIRXTEHPJ.SMALL.jpg Mechanical Master This is my new lift, the Giant K'nex Ball Catapult, it shot to a distance of 4 meters (because my room is too small), it only contains a motor, it's totally automatic, the arm is tracted by a nylon cable, but the shot is very hard to regulate, because the catapult shot creates a role-back, and the e...
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Sun, 21 Aug 2016 12:40:06 PDT
Knex Empire State Building http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-Empire-State-Building-1/
Knex Empire State Building - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPD/Y67E/IRXSV2NT/FPDY67EIRXSV2NT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPD/Y67E/IRXSV2NT/FPDY67EIRXSV2NT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPD/Y67E/IRXSV2NT/FPDY67EIRXSV2NT.SMALL.jpg DoggyDude10 The most complex knex thing I have ever made. Pieces You need:Rods-5 red-38 white-16 green-15 blueConnectors-18 yellow -20 red-16 green/ dark grey-6 blue-4 white-7 orange Tip null null Base Sorry about the pics. The thing you make in the fourth pic attaches to the red connectors from t...
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Tue, 16 Aug 2016 16:14:19 PDT
K'NEX Motorized AT-AT from Star Wars http://www.instructables.com/id/KNEX-Motorized-AT-AT-From-Star-Wars/
K'NEX Motorized AT-AT from Star Wars - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOQ/06WA/IRUT5WQO/FOQ06WAIRUT5WQO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOQ/06WA/IRUT5WQO/FOQ06WAIRUT5WQO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOQ/06WA/IRUT5WQO/FOQ06WAIRUT5WQO.SMALL.jpg GWorks "Fire at target with Maximum Firepower!"- General VeersIn this Instructable I will show you how to make the All Terrain Armoured Transport (AT-AT) from the Star Wars universe! The AT-AT is a walking vehicle used in assaults. Due to its strong armour it can take many hits. In the movie Wedge takes on...
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Sun, 14 Aug 2016 10:07:12 PDT
K'NEX Snowspeeder From Star Wars http://www.instructables.com/id/KNEX-Snowspeeder-From-Star-Wars/
K'NEX Snowspeeder From Star Wars - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/MB8H/IRUMPDEA/F1LMB8HIRUMPDEA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/MB8H/IRUMPDEA/F1LMB8HIRUMPDEA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/MB8H/IRUMPDEA/F1LMB8HIRUMPDEA.SMALL.jpg GWorks "Echostation 328... We've spotted Imperial Walkers"In this instructable I will show you how to build a K'NEX Snowspeeder that can take down those All Terrain Armoured Transports, also known as AT-AT's.The snowspeeder is a modified version of the Incom T-47 Airspeeder: It has additional armour and la...
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Sun, 14 Aug 2016 06:52:30 PDT
KNEX STEN GUN Mk2 http://www.instructables.com/id/KNEX-STEN-GUN-Mk2/
KNEX STEN GUN Mk2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0F/YGCR/IRKFJQWY/F0FYGCRIRKFJQWY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0F/YGCR/IRKFJQWY/F0FYGCRIRKFJQWY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0F/YGCR/IRKFJQWY/F0FYGCRIRKFJQWY.SMALL.jpg knexcreator141 The knex sten gun, the original used in WW2 and a DLC weapon in Advanced Warfare and in Zombies on Black Ops 3 the knex version does not shoot.
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Sun, 7 Aug 2016 12:32:37 PDT
K'nex Quad http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-Quad/
K'nex Quad - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJW/JSIH/IRLQGTFN/FJWJSIHIRLQGTFN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJW/JSIH/IRLQGTFN/FJWJSIHIRLQGTFN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJW/JSIH/IRLQGTFN/FJWJSIHIRLQGTFN.SMALL.jpg An Villain Hey everybody! I decided to stop being dead for the first time in who knows how long.Nothing special here, just a simple warm-up project to see if my hands still remember what they're supposed to do.It's a basic 4-barrel break-action shotgun/pistol/thing, I might post full instructions if people lik...
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Sun, 7 Aug 2016 05:52:12 PDT
Knex Ball Machine Element: Mouse Head http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-Ball-Machine-Element-Mouse-Head/
Knex Ball Machine Element: Mouse Head - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FL5/T6TT/IRG4IIQU/FL5T6TTIRG4IIQU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL5/T6TT/IRG4IIQU/FL5T6TTIRG4IIQU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL5/T6TT/IRG4IIQU/FL5T6TTIRG4IIQU.SMALL.jpg Thibault Art Hey everyone,Welcome to another head element instruction, and this time I show you how to build the mouse head element. When a knex ball enters the head the eyes, ears and mouth moves. You can always watch the video to see it in action. You just need 2 special pieces to build this element (see step ...
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Thu, 4 Aug 2016 12:24:51 PDT
Knex Ball Machine Element: Angry Skull http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-Ball-Machine-Element-Angry-Skull/
Knex Ball Machine Element: Angry Skull - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FN6/B8G5/IRG4IEI3/FN6B8G5IRG4IEI3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FN6/B8G5/IRG4IEI3/FN6B8G5IRG4IEI3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FN6/B8G5/IRG4IEI3/FN6B8G5IRG4IEI3.SMALL.jpg Thibault Art Hey everyone,Here are instructions for the second version of the Head element. This is probably the most creative element I've made so far. The eyebrows, eyes and mouth moves when the ball goes in into his head. you can always watch the video to see it in action. It's easy enough to build and works ...
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Thu, 4 Aug 2016 12:10:06 PDT
Knex Ball Machine Element: KHAOS http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-Ball-Machine-Element-KHAOS/
Knex Ball Machine Element: KHAOS - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/6RVN/IRG4HBW5/FBH6RVNIRG4HBW5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/6RVN/IRG4HBW5/FBH6RVNIRG4HBW5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/6RVN/IRG4HBW5/FBH6RVNIRG4HBW5.SMALL.jpg Thibault Art Hey everyone,Here are instructions for my biggest, most complicated element so far. This element is almost a ball machine on it's own. I wanted to call it KHAOS because it uses 4 knex balls at the same time and it's hard to understand whats going on. So if you want to know how it works you'll have t...
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Thu, 4 Aug 2016 06:04:00 PDT
Knex Ball Machine Element: Roll-Back Loop http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-Ball-Machine-Element-Roll-Back-Loop/
Knex Ball Machine Element: Roll-Back Loop - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FC2/BQVX/IRG4GRRG/FC2BQVXIRG4GRRG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC2/BQVX/IRG4GRRG/FC2BQVXIRG4GRRG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC2/BQVX/IRG4GRRG/FC2BQVXIRG4GRRG.SMALL.jpg Thibault Art Hey everyone,Here are instructions for a special loop. You can make the drop longer if you want but not shorter, or the ball will not be able to go over the loop. It works 90% of the time, it's not too hard to build and is really fun to use. You can always watch te video to see it in action.If there...
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Thu, 4 Aug 2016 04:10:10 PDT
Knex Ball Machine Element: Piano Path http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-Ball-Machine-Element-Piano-Path/
Knex Ball Machine Element: Piano Path - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/WU4Z/IRG4GQ6L/F8FWU4ZIRG4GQ6L.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/WU4Z/IRG4GQ6L/F8FWU4ZIRG4GQ6L.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/WU4Z/IRG4GQ6L/F8FWU4ZIRG4GQ6L.SMALL.jpg Thibault Art Hey everyone,Here are instructions for the Piano Path element. It's easy to build, works all the time and doesn't consume a lot of pieces. You can always watch the video to see it in action.If there are any problems/ questions feel free to ask me in the comments below.Thanks for watching/ building,T...
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Thu, 4 Aug 2016 03:45:47 PDT
Knex Ball Machine Element: Cross Ties Path http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-Ball-Machine-Element-Cross-Ties-Path-1/
Knex Ball Machine Element: Cross Ties Path - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZW/Y5XC/IRG4GPSZ/FZWY5XCIRG4GPSZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZW/Y5XC/IRG4GPSZ/FZWY5XCIRG4GPSZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZW/Y5XC/IRG4GPSZ/FZWY5XCIRG4GPSZ.SMALL.jpg Thibault Art Hey everyone,This is probably the smallest element so far. So if you need 1 last element and you don't have a lot of pieces left then this is maybe what you need. Just make sure you have the cross ties pieces. It works perfectly and you can make it as long as you want. You can always watch the video...
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Thu, 4 Aug 2016 03:35:28 PDT
Knex Ball Machine Element: Door Track http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-Ball-Machine-Element-Cross-Ties-Path/
Knex Ball Machine Element: Door Track - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFS/XK83/IRG4GOTS/FFSXK83IRG4GOTS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFS/XK83/IRG4GOTS/FFSXK83IRG4GOTS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFS/XK83/IRG4GOTS/FFSXK83IRG4GOTS.SMALL.jpg Thibault Art Hey everyone,Just showing you another simple idea for an element. It's really simple, easy to build, doesn't consume a lot of pieces and is fun to use. You can always watch the video to see it in action.If there are any problems/ questions feel free to ask me in the comments below.Thanks for watchin...
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Thu, 4 Aug 2016 03:20:12 PDT
Knex Ball Machine Element: Tire Stairs http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-Ball-Machine-Element-Tire-Stairs/
Knex Ball Machine Element: Tire Stairs - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/IV6B/IRG4GN8P/FLGIV6BIRG4GN8P.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/IV6B/IRG4GN8P/FLGIV6BIRG4GN8P.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/IV6B/IRG4GN8P/FLGIV6BIRG4GN8P.SMALL.jpg Thibault Art Hey everyone,This is an element that I used a few years ago but I didn't have Instructables back then, but a lot of people really liked this element so I decided to make instructions for it. It's easy to build and works perfect. You just need the large classic tyres from knex. You can always watch t...
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Thu, 4 Aug 2016 03:08:15 PDT
Knex Ball Machine Element: Trampoline Arm http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-Ball-Machine-Element-Trampoline-Arm/
Knex Ball Machine Element: Trampoline Arm - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/Y22H/IRG4GKYE/FATY22HIRG4GKYE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/Y22H/IRG4GKYE/FATY22HIRG4GKYE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/Y22H/IRG4GKYE/FATY22HIRG4GKYE.SMALL.jpg Thibault Art Hey everyone,Here are instruction for a fun element that I like to call the Trampoline Arm. The trampoline is from a knex set called Big Air and You'll need 1 of those. It works 99% of the time and is easy to build. You just need 1 special piece (see step 1). You can always watch the video to see it...
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Thu, 4 Aug 2016 02:41:55 PDT
Knex Ball Machine Element: Swing Arm http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-Ball-Machine-Element-Swing-Arm/
Knex Ball Machine Element: Swing Arm - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FE3/0WIH/IRF7U34N/FE30WIHIRF7U34N.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE3/0WIH/IRF7U34N/FE30WIHIRF7U34N.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE3/0WIH/IRF7U34N/FE30WIHIRF7U34N.SMALL.jpg Thibault Art Hey everyone,Here are instructions for a really creative element. The best way to see what it does is to go watch the video below. It's easy enough to build and works about 95% of the time. You do need 2 special pieces to complete this build (see step 1). If there are any problems/ questions feel fr...
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Thu, 4 Aug 2016 02:22:09 PDT
Knex Ball Machine Element: Dispenser v2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-Ball-Machine-Element-Dispenser-V20/
Knex Ball Machine Element: Dispenser v2.0 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/SDK9/IRF7U1IS/F3WSDK9IRF7U1IS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/SDK9/IRF7U1IS/F3WSDK9IRF7U1IS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/SDK9/IRF7U1IS/F3WSDK9IRF7U1IS.SMALL.jpg Thibault Art Hey everyone,If you need a simple ball dispenser for you knex ball machine then this is maybe an element for you. It's easy to build, works really well and works with 2/3 knex balls. I would not recomend to use more then 3 knex balls at a time because it might cause too much friction and it won't wo...
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Thu, 4 Aug 2016 02:02:19 PDT
Knex Ball Machine Element: Ladder http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-Ball-Machine-Element-Ladder/
Knex Ball Machine Element: Ladder - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/451H/IRF7U0LR/FSY451HIRF7U0LR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/451H/IRF7U0LR/FSY451HIRF7U0LR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/451H/IRF7U0LR/FSY451HIRF7U0LR.SMALL.jpg Thibault Art Hey everyone,Here are instructions for a cool element that uses 6 knex balls. It's really easy to build and works 99% of the time. but you can't make this element shorter or longer, or you'll have to adjust the counterweight that you can find on step 3. Unfortunately this element is not included in ...
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Wed, 3 Aug 2016 10:48:45 PDT
Knex Ball Machine Element: the Boomerang http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-Ball-Machine-Element-the-Boomerang/
Knex Ball Machine Element: the Boomerang - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FW5/4Q04/IRDUYZSP/FW54Q04IRDUYZSP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW5/4Q04/IRDUYZSP/FW54Q04IRDUYZSP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW5/4Q04/IRDUYZSP/FW54Q04IRDUYZSP.SMALL.jpg Thibault Art Hey everyone,Here is an element that I like to call the Boomerang. It works 95% of the time, it's easy to build and uses 3 knex balls. It's called the Boomerang because once the scale starts to tip over, it will return in the opposite direction.You can always watch the video to see it in action.If t...
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Wed, 3 Aug 2016 08:42:55 PDT
Knex Ball Machine Element: Domino Stairs http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-Ball-Machine-Element-Domino-Stairs/
Knex Ball Machine Element: Domino Stairs - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGD/D942/IRDUYUL5/FGDD942IRDUYUL5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGD/D942/IRDUYUL5/FGDD942IRDUYUL5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGD/D942/IRDUYUL5/FGDD942IRDUYUL5.SMALL.jpg Thibault Art Hey everyone,This is a simple element that everybody can build for a ball machine. It works perfect and doesn't consume a lot of pieces. You can make it shorter if you want but making it longer might cause too much friction. You can always watch the video to see it in action.If there are any problem...
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Wed, 3 Aug 2016 08:12:07 PDT
Knex Ball Machine Element: Infinity Circle http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-Ball-Machine-Element-Infinity-Circle/
Knex Ball Machine Element: Infinity Circle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/8HBR/IRDUYQ5P/FO08HBRIRDUYQ5P.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/8HBR/IRDUYQ5P/FO08HBRIRDUYQ5P.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/8HBR/IRDUYQ5P/FO08HBRIRDUYQ5P.SMALL.jpg Thibault Art Hey everyone,Here are instructions for an element that I call the Infinity Circle. It works really well and is easy to build. Now I just want to clarify that you do need 3 Micro Knex pieces to build this element (see step 1). And you'll need to cut some tubing pieces as well. You can always watch th...
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Wed, 3 Aug 2016 07:50:37 PDT
Knex Ball Machine Element: Twin Arm http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-Ball-Machine-Element-Twin-Arm/
Knex Ball Machine Element: Twin Arm - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F08/TDKO/IRDUW1GP/F08TDKOIRDUW1GP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F08/TDKO/IRDUW1GP/F08TDKOIRDUW1GP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F08/TDKO/IRDUW1GP/F08TDKOIRDUW1GP.SMALL.jpg Thibault Art Hey everyone,Here are instructions for a simple element for 3 knex balls. 1 ball stays in the element while it waits for 2 other knex balls to come until the whole thing tips over. It's easy to build and works about 90% of the time. You can always watch the video to see it in action. If there are an...
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Wed, 3 Aug 2016 05:47:08 PDT
Knex Ball Machine Element: Trigger Arm http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-Ball-Machine-Element-Trigger-Arm/
Knex Ball Machine Element: Trigger Arm - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4M/UG9Z/IRDUVZKR/F4MUG9ZIRDUVZKR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4M/UG9Z/IRDUVZKR/F4MUG9ZIRDUVZKR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4M/UG9Z/IRDUVZKR/F4MUG9ZIRDUVZKR.SMALL.jpg Thibault Art Hey everyone,Here are instructions for a cool element with a locking mechanism. It's quite simple and works about 90% of the time. You can use this multiple times like I did on my Ball Machine Eclipse. If you want to see it in action you can always watch the video.If there are any questions/ problem...
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Wed, 3 Aug 2016 05:29:52 PDT
Knex Ball Machine Element: Gravity Star http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-Ball-Machine-Element-Gravity-Star/
Knex Ball Machine Element: Gravity Star - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/Q6R9/IRDUVY8J/F0LQ6R9IRDUVY8J.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/Q6R9/IRDUVY8J/F0LQ6R9IRDUVY8J.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/Q6R9/IRDUVY8J/F0LQ6R9IRDUVY8J.SMALL.jpg Thibault Art Hey everyone,Here are instructions for one of my best elements so far. It works with gravity, a locking mechanism and uses 8 knex balls. You just need 1 special piece that I like to notice (see step 1). It works 95% of the time and is easy to build. If you want to see it in action you can always wat...
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Wed, 3 Aug 2016 05:10:00 PDT
Knex Ball Machine Element: Wave Stairs http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-Ball-Machine-Element-Wave-Stairs/
Knex Ball Machine Element: Wave Stairs - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/2XG5/IRDUVTCD/FDX2XG5IRDUVTCD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/2XG5/IRDUVTCD/FDX2XG5IRDUVTCD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/2XG5/IRDUVTCD/FDX2XG5IRDUVTCD.SMALL.jpg Thibault Art Hey everyone,If you need a simple design for a nice looking track without consuming too much height, then maybe this is something for you. It's a really simplistic element, really easy to build and you can make it as long as you want. You can always watch the video to see it in action.If there are ...
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Wed, 3 Aug 2016 05:04:40 PDT
Knex Ball Machine Element: Stepper V2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-Ball-Machine-Element-Stepper-V20/
Knex Ball Machine Element: Stepper V2.0 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSO/1EPT/IRDUVV3M/FSO1EPTIRDUVV3M.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSO/1EPT/IRDUVV3M/FSO1EPTIRDUVV3M.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSO/1EPT/IRDUVV3M/FSO1EPTIRDUVV3M.SMALL.jpg Thibault Art Hey Everyone,Here are instructions for the second design of the stepper element. This stepper is a little bit longer then the previous one and works perfect. You can make this element shorter if you want, but making it longer might cause too much friction. You can always watch the video to see it in...
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Wed, 3 Aug 2016 05:04:34 PDT
Knex Ball Machine Element: Turning Zig Zags http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-Ball-Machine-Element-Turning-Zig-Zags/
Knex Ball Machine Element: Turning Zig Zags - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0O/JKGN/IRDUSBLC/F0OJKGNIRDUSBLC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0O/JKGN/IRDUSBLC/F0OJKGNIRDUSBLC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0O/JKGN/IRDUSBLC/F0OJKGNIRDUSBLC.SMALL.jpg Thibault Art Hey everyone,I've designed a few other turning or tipping zig zags but this is definitely the best one so far. It works 99% of the time, it works very smooth and is easy to build. You can always watch the video to see it in action.If there are any problems/ questions feel free to ask me in the comme...
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Tue, 2 Aug 2016 13:25:38 PDT
Knex Ball Machine Element: Side Loop http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-Ball-Machine-Element-Side-Loop/
Knex Ball Machine Element: Side Loop - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJY/L4BE/IRDUSC47/FJYL4BEIRDUSC47.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJY/L4BE/IRDUSC47/FJYL4BEIRDUSC47.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJY/L4BE/IRDUSC47/FJYL4BEIRDUSC47.SMALL.jpg Thibault Art Hey everyone,Here are instructions for a simple side-loop. This loop works with the fat coaster tubing or the classic tubing. The drop needs to be very long to succeed the loop, making the drop alot shorter isn't an option. Once the ball goes over the loop, the ball spins sideways so it's possible t...
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Tue, 2 Aug 2016 12:35:11 PDT
Knex Ball Machine Elelement: BuzzSaw http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-Ball-Machine-Elelement-BuzzSaw/
Knex Ball Machine Elelement: BuzzSaw - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F11/ZTAT/IRDUSCHZ/F11ZTATIRDUSCHZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F11/ZTAT/IRDUSCHZ/F11ZTATIRDUSCHZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F11/ZTAT/IRDUSCHZ/F11ZTATIRDUSCHZ.SMALL.jpg Thibault Art Hey everyone,Here are instructions for one of my biggest elements so far. I never had a problem with it in my Ball Machine Eclipse, it works really smooth and works 99% of the time. If you want to use this element make sure your Ball Machine is solidly built and can support a lot of weight. Just to ...
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Tue, 2 Aug 2016 07:14:30 PDT
Knex Ball Machine Element: Stepper http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-Ball-Machine-Element-Stepper/
Knex Ball Machine Element: Stepper - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FU3/SEO2/IRDUSCSU/FU3SEO2IRDUSCSU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU3/SEO2/IRDUSCSU/FU3SEO2IRDUSCSU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU3/SEO2/IRDUSCSU/FU3SEO2IRDUSCSU.SMALL.jpg Thibault Art Hey everyone,Here are instructions for a special element. A while ago I made a really simple stepper lift in a Ball Machine called Millenium and I thought it would be a fun idea to turn it into an element. It works 99% of the time and is easy to build. Making this element longer the it already is is...
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Tue, 2 Aug 2016 06:17:47 PDT
Knex Ball Machine Element: Ball dispenser http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-Ball-Machine-Element-Ball-Dispenser/
Knex Ball Machine Element: Ball dispenser - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FE3/1FIG/IRDUSD51/FE31FIGIRDUSD51.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE3/1FIG/IRDUSD51/FE31FIGIRDUSD51.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE3/1FIG/IRDUSD51/FE31FIGIRDUSD51.SMALL.jpg Thibault Art Hey everyone,Here are instructions for a ball dispenser. It works 99% of the time and it can be used with 2 to 6 knex balls. You can always watch the video to see it in action. If you have any problems/ questions feel free to ask me in the comments below.Thanks for whatching/ building,Thibault Art. ...
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Tue, 2 Aug 2016 05:35:16 PDT
Knex Ball Machine Element: Wave Track http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-Ball-Machine-Element-Wave-Track/
Knex Ball Machine Element: Wave Track - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2B/9KRU/IRDUSDT6/F2B9KRUIRDUSDT6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2B/9KRU/IRDUSDT6/F2B9KRUIRDUSDT6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2B/9KRU/IRDUSDT6/F2B9KRUIRDUSDT6.SMALL.jpg Thibault Art Hey everyone,Here are instructions to make a cool track element. It's simple, easy to make and you can make it as long as you want. It works perfect and doesn't consume too much pieces. You can Always watch the video to see it in action.If there are any problems/ questions fee free to ask me in the ...
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Tue, 2 Aug 2016 05:12:21 PDT
Knex Ball Machine Element: Returning Arm http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-Ball-Machine-Element-Returning-Arm/
Knex Ball Machine Element: Returning Arm - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FP3/WR0G/IRDUSEIB/FP3WR0GIRDUSEIB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP3/WR0G/IRDUSEIB/FP3WR0GIRDUSEIB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP3/WR0G/IRDUSEIB/FP3WR0GIRDUSEIB.SMALL.jpg Thibault Art Hey everyone,here are instructions for a very cool element! Its' really compact, easy to build ,works about 90% of the time and uses 2 knex balls. To build this element You'll need some special pieces (see step 1). If you want to see this element in action you can Always watch the video.If you have ...
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Tue, 2 Aug 2016 04:45:17 PDT
Knex Ball Machine Element: Falling Bridge http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-Ball-Machine-Element-Falling-Bridge/
Knex Ball Machine Element: Falling Bridge - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFH/WZQL/IRDUSFE3/FFHWZQLIRDUSFE3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFH/WZQL/IRDUSFE3/FFHWZQLIRDUSFE3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFH/WZQL/IRDUSFE3/FFHWZQLIRDUSFE3.SMALL.jpg Thibault Art Hey everyone,These instructions shows you how to build a falling track element that can be used as a bridge. This element is very usefull when you need a ball to cross over something without loosing too much height. Just make sure you have all the wheels and tyres that are needed to make this elemen...
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Tue, 2 Aug 2016 03:31:00 PDT