Instructables: exploring - technology - electronics - motor http://www.instructables.com Tue, 30 Aug 2016 17:38:30 PDT BLOX v1.01 Make an Optical Disk Display http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-Optical-Disk-Display/
Make an Optical Disk Display - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/YLMC/IRO1GU7A/FADYLMCIRO1GU7A.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/YLMC/IRO1GU7A/FADYLMCIRO1GU7A.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/YLMC/IRO1GU7A/FADYLMCIRO1GU7A.SMALL.jpg Lucas Reed Every curious how DVDs work? Interested in learning some simple analog electronics? This Instructables will show you how to make an optical disk display project in only a few hours. What is an optical disk? An optical disk stores data/information and can be read or displayed using light.You will lea...
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Wed, 10 Aug 2016 12:10:35 PDT
A Simple Control of FWD/REW of a DC-motor http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Simple-Control-of-FWDREW-of-a-DC-motor/
A Simple Control of FWD/REW of a DC-motor - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/A0OC/IRHUN8CZ/FFTA0OCIRHUN8CZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/A0OC/IRHUN8CZ/FFTA0OCIRHUN8CZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/A0OC/IRHUN8CZ/FFTA0OCIRHUN8CZ.SMALL.jpg KISELIN The main idea is that you can drive the motor (attached to something) from "home" position to "end" positionWhat you need is a "motor" ( of course) A relay with "2" change ower function (COM, N.O. N.C)2 microswitches (home & end)Some LEDS (colour of your choice) 6pc'sResistor's 5pc's (hmm... @12Volt...
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Thu, 4 Aug 2016 07:35:56 PDT
EASY DC SPEED CONTROLLER http://www.instructables.com/id/EASY-DC-SPEED-CONTROLLER/
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Fri, 29 Jul 2016 03:12:35 PDT
How to : Control Speed of Motor? http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Control-Speed-of-Motor/
How to : Control Speed of Motor? - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1K/F1JG/IQPHKDKB/F1KF1JGIQPHKDKB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1K/F1JG/IQPHKDKB/F1KF1JGIQPHKDKB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1K/F1JG/IQPHKDKB/F1KF1JGIQPHKDKB.SMALL.jpg Nematic! If you have couple of DC motors lying around first question comes to mind is how will I control the speed of these motors !So in this Instructables I will show how easy it is to do so !If you feel lazy you can watch video on my channel Click Here Most laziest way ! If your are lazy and don't care...
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Sun, 17 Jul 2016 06:09:09 PDT
What are Relays? (Interactive!) http://www.instructables.com/id/What-Are-Relays/
What are Relays? (Interactive!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3N/JN09/IQK3TDYJ/F3NJN09IQK3TDYJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3N/JN09/IQK3TDYJ/F3NJN09IQK3TDYJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3N/JN09/IQK3TDYJ/F3NJN09IQK3TDYJ.SMALL.jpg Sutty5 PLAY VIDEOWatch the video to learn about Relays and how they work. Try the circuit!: EveryCircuit RelayTo see more from me, subscribe to Simply Electronics on YouTube. Leave your comments or video suggestions here or on YouTube. and they may be considered for a video.Follow on TwitterLike on FaceBoo...
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Wed, 13 Jul 2016 11:25:28 PDT
BLDC Motor Using PVC http://www.instructables.com/id/BLDC-Motor-Using-PVC/
BLDC Motor Using PVC - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7A/30I3/IQI5H4TY/F7A30I3IQI5H4TY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7A/30I3/IQI5H4TY/F7A30I3IQI5H4TY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7A/30I3/IQI5H4TY/F7A30I3IQI5H4TY.SMALL.jpg axbm In this tutorial, I will show you how I made a very simple brushless DC (BLDC) motor. This is an "inrunner" type motor that contains one phase, four poles, and four permanent magnets. Not sure what all of that means? Here is a run down of what you need to know: StatorThis refers to all of the non-mo...
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Mon, 11 Jul 2016 13:54:09 PDT
Titulador Automático de los Conformados Delta-Estrella (Arduino Automatic Titrator) http://www.instructables.com/id/Titulador-Automático-De-Los-Conformados-Delta-Estr/
Titulador Automático de los Conformados Delta-Estrella (Arduino Automatic Titrator) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F18/15HC/IQB748NF/F1815HCIQB748NF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F18/15HC/IQB748NF/F1815HCIQB748NF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F18/15HC/IQB748NF/F1815HCIQB748NF.SMALL.jpg SebastiánÁ42 Para una clase de Instrumentación y Control Automático de la Universidad de Costa Rica, mi grupo de trabajo y yo decidimos construir una máquina que utilice un Arduino capaz de detectar el cambio en el viraje de 3 indicadores artificiales comunes. Este es un proceso que los estudiantes de primer año...
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Tue, 5 Jul 2016 21:30:21 PDT
Charge a Battery With a Motor or a Solar Panel! http://www.instructables.com/id/Charge-a-Battery-With-a-Motor-or-a-Solar-Panel/
Charge a Battery With a Motor or a Solar Panel! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVO/J0BQ/IOD4EO78/FVOJ0BQIOD4EO78.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVO/J0BQ/IOD4EO78/FVOJ0BQIOD4EO78.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVO/J0BQ/IOD4EO78/FVOJ0BQIOD4EO78.SMALL.jpg millerman4487 Go green with your very own power generator! Big industrial power generators make electricity by turning huge motors with coal and fossil fuels, but you can make your own with a small DC motor and some simple electrical components. I made this for fun one day because I needed a way to charge my flas...
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Sat, 14 May 2016 13:00:22 PDT
DC Through Coil Motor http://www.instructables.com/id/DC-Through-Coil-Motor/
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Wed, 11 May 2016 13:13:21 PDT
Toy Motor Controlled by Solar Cell http://www.instructables.com/id/Toy-Motor-Controlled-by-Solar-Cell/
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Mon, 18 Apr 2016 16:10:47 PDT
Servo-motor converted to motor (with speed & direction control) http://www.instructables.com/id/Servo-motor-Converted-to-Motor-with-Speed-Directio/
Servo-motor converted to motor (with speed & direction control) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FT9/ZXB7/IKVI369C/FT9ZXB7IKVI369C.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT9/ZXB7/IKVI369C/FT9ZXB7IKVI369C.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT9/ZXB7/IKVI369C/FT9ZXB7IKVI369C.SMALL.jpg MaximeD7 The purpose of this Instructable is to convert a servo-motor 9g to a motor while conserving the servo-driver to control the rotary speed and direction. No electronic modification is required for this Instructable. No need of hot soldering iron!The last step is optional. It is dedicated to Lego adapt...
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Sun, 21 Feb 2016 07:52:47 PST
Simple Bi-directional Switch http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Bi-directional-Switch/
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Fri, 19 Feb 2016 02:42:27 PST
Setting up the Zybot - Hardware, Round and Tall Edition http://www.instructables.com/id/Setting-Up-the-Zybot-Hardware-Round-and-Tall-Editi/
Setting up the Zybot - Hardware, Round and Tall Edition - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/9GMU/IKR5HFZM/FQB9GMUIKR5HFZM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/9GMU/IKR5HFZM/FQB9GMUIKR5HFZM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/9GMU/IKR5HFZM/FQB9GMUIKR5HFZM.SMALL.jpg Commanderfranz This Instructable is one part of a six-part series that will go through building the Zybot. This Instructable will guide you through everything you need to assemble the hardware of the Zybot. For more information about the Zybot view this blog post. There are two instructables on the hardware of the...
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Wed, 17 Feb 2016 13:58:50 PST
Controlling Servos on FPGA http://www.instructables.com/id/Controlling-Servos-on-FPGA/
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Thu, 11 Feb 2016 12:34:30 PST
$1 Motor Driver Circuit For Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/1-Motor-Driver-Circuit-for-Arduino/
$1 Motor Driver Circuit For Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/GUMS/IJX7CN1U/F1QGUMSIJX7CN1U.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/GUMS/IJX7CN1U/F1QGUMSIJX7CN1U.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/GUMS/IJX7CN1U/F1QGUMSIJX7CN1U.SMALL.jpg Imetomi The story of this motor shield is that I wanted to make a robot for my multifunctional brainwave controlled system and I decided to share this with you. It's a very simple circuit I used the L293D IC that is a dual bridge motor driver IC. I also added an output for a servo motor. Finally this circui...
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Wed, 27 Jan 2016 11:17:19 PST
Using a Joystick to control Stepper Motors with an FPGA http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-the-PmodJSTK-to-Control-Stepper-Motors-on-th/
Using a Joystick to control Stepper Motors with an FPGA - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2C/XX9X/IJVWGXWL/F2CXX9XIJVWGXWL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2C/XX9X/IJVWGXWL/F2CXX9XIJVWGXWL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2C/XX9X/IJVWGXWL/F2CXX9XIJVWGXWL.SMALL.jpg Commanderfranz In the third step in my journey to recreate the claw game with the Basys3, I've connected two PmodSTEPs, two stepper motors, and the PmodJSTK to the Basys3 so that I can control each of the servos with the PmodJSTK. To do this I connected the code from How to use the PmodJSTK with the Basys 3, and H...
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Tue, 26 Jan 2016 16:01:39 PST
Shake Generator http://www.instructables.com/id/Shake-Generator/
Shake Generator - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F96/9V56/IJUCLGCL/F969V56IJUCLGCL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F96/9V56/IJUCLGCL/F969V56IJUCLGCL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F96/9V56/IJUCLGCL/F969V56IJUCLGCL.SMALL.jpg The Oakland Toy Lab This takes some shake to make! Time to make some light with the original shake weight, the piston generator. No batteries needed! Just some good old fashioned human power. This is one of my favorites for an introduction to electro-magnetism, and works great in concert with showing that electricity c...
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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 17:07:54 PST
How to control a stepper motor with an FPGA http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Control-a-Stepper-Motor-With-an-FPGA/
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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 11:07:26 PST
Easy Way to Drive Stepper Motors http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Way-to-Drive-Stepper-Motors/
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Sat, 23 Jan 2016 05:49:40 PST
Simple, Cheap and Multiplatform Robotic Arm - Powered by Viper http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Cheap-and-Multiplatform-Robotic-Arm-Powered/
Simple, Cheap and Multiplatform Robotic Arm - Powered by Viper - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/C1M7/IJM05AN4/F5LC1M7IJM05AN4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/C1M7/IJM05AN4/F5LC1M7IJM05AN4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/C1M7/IJM05AN4/F5LC1M7IJM05AN4.SMALL.jpg masteruan Creates with Viper, a simple robotic arm with a Nucleo board, two servo motors and a cheap laser indicator. You can move the arm by writing the coordinates that express the degrees. For the comunication to the Nucleo board, you can use a serial port, and a simple Viper protocol. Follow the simple st...
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Wed, 20 Jan 2016 02:11:38 PST
How To WIRE Washer Machine Electric Motor http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-WIRE-Washer-Machine-Electric-Motor/
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Wed, 13 Jan 2016 15:12:40 PST
Magnet Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnet-Car/
Magnet Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/2H3U/IJ1RT6UD/F7M2H3UIJ1RT6UD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/2H3U/IJ1RT6UD/F7M2H3UIJ1RT6UD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/2H3U/IJ1RT6UD/F7M2H3UIJ1RT6UD.SMALL.jpg KJMagnetics Here is a quick, easy way to create a self-propelled car using simple household items! All it takes is some magnets, a AA battery, and some aluminum foil! Find the Supplies As previously mentioned, you only need three things to complete the project-- a few magnets, a AA battery, and aluminum foi...
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Wed, 6 Jan 2016 10:59:01 PST
Complete Guide for Tech Beginners http://www.instructables.com/id/Complete-Guide-for-Tech-Beginners/
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Thu, 10 Dec 2015 09:44:47 PST
Linkit One: PWM http://www.instructables.com/id/Linkit-One-PWM/
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Thu, 29 Oct 2015 00:39:29 PDT
Simple 555 PWM http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-555-PWM/
Simple 555 PWM - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWW/3184/IG2JKTQB/FWW3184IG2JKTQB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWW/3184/IG2JKTQB/FWW3184IG2JKTQB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWW/3184/IG2JKTQB/FWW3184IG2JKTQB.SMALL.jpg Khaleel123 This circuit sets up the common 555 timer IC to output a PWM pulse that can be varied by the position of a connected potentiometer. PWM (pulse width modulation) is commonly used to control the speed of motors or brightness of LED's. With just a few common electronic components this is one of the sim...
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Thu, 22 Oct 2015 21:29:21 PDT
What's Inside? #3: Electric Motor! http://www.instructables.com/id/Whats-Inside-Electric-Motor/
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Thu, 27 Aug 2015 06:01:58 PDT
What's Inside? #2: Mini Vacuum Cleaner! (Salvaging Electronic Components) http://www.instructables.com/id/Whats-Inside-Mini-Vacuum-Cleaner/
What's Inside? #2: Mini Vacuum Cleaner! (Salvaging Electronic Components) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4M/CLXV/IDUQP7KT/F4MCLXVIDUQP7KT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4M/CLXV/IDUQP7KT/F4MCLXVIDUQP7KT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4M/CLXV/IDUQP7KT/F4MCLXVIDUQP7KT.SMALL.jpg Yonatan24 This Is a cheap 12V vacuum cleaner that doesn't work anymore, Time to see what's inside! What I Found Inside: Wire*Plastic Project Enclosure*Small Spring High Quality Switch*The Fan Attachment That Sucks The AirA Motor (obviously doesn't work because the vacuum stopped working)* =Useful for a fut...
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Thu, 27 Aug 2015 06:01:57 PDT
Prank Vibrating Mint Tin - Code it Yourself! http://www.instructables.com/id/Prank-Vibrating-Mint-Tin-Code-it-Yourself/
Prank Vibrating Mint Tin - Code it Yourself! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F37/9878/IDBHWROR/F379878IDBHWROR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F37/9878/IDBHWROR/F379878IDBHWROR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F37/9878/IDBHWROR/F379878IDBHWROR.SMALL.jpg AlexFW In this instructable we build an extremely amusing prank mint box that vibrates and makes tons of noise when either opened or just picked up. It is pretty easy to do, and chances are you have most of the parts already lying around your house if you're into electronics. Let's get started, shall we? ...
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Fri, 14 Aug 2015 04:21:46 PDT
DIY MOSFET Motor Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-MOSFET-Motor-Controller/
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Thu, 6 Aug 2015 16:10:30 PDT
Electric Fan Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-Fan-Car/
Electric Fan Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4N/FMXV/ICRXKKDZ/F4NFMXVICRXKKDZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4N/FMXV/ICRXKKDZ/F4NFMXVICRXKKDZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4N/FMXV/ICRXKKDZ/F4NFMXVICRXKKDZ.SMALL.jpg ardystal gysr This video should explain everything step by step, this video was originally uploaded to youtube. The materials you will need are:For the fan - 12v/9v High Torque Motor, Slide switch, 9v battery clip, 9v battery, wiresFor the car - Wheels, cardboard, strawsFor the propeller - Water bottle caps, gift...
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Sat, 1 Aug 2015 14:09:37 PDT
Robot Insert http://www.instructables.com/id/Robot-Insert/
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Fri, 31 Jul 2015 06:00:14 PDT
Motor gear http://www.instructables.com/id/Motor-gear/
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 04:10:31 PDT
Make a DC motor. http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-DC-motor/
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 23:53:00 PDT
Laser Cut SphereBot http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-SphereBot/
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Sun, 21 Jun 2015 20:09:59 PDT
Motor Masco G28 http://www.instructables.com/id/Motor-Masco-G28/
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Mon, 15 Jun 2015 12:42:01 PDT
Simple Electric Motor Masco g39 http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Electric-Motor-Masco-g39/
Simple Electric Motor Masco g39 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ4/H6IE/IAXRP5AN/FJ4H6IEIAXRP5AN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ4/H6IE/IAXRP5AN/FJ4H6IEIAXRP5AN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ4/H6IE/IAXRP5AN/FJ4H6IEIAXRP5AN.SMALL.jpg gwen-joe Supplies: D battery 2 paperclips Copper wire elastic Sandpaper Scissors Instructions Gather your supplies Cut approximately 25 inches of copper wire with scissors Coil wire around battery leaving about 2 inches of uncoiled wire on either end (video) Wrap ends of wire around edge...
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Mon, 15 Jun 2015 10:52:48 PDT
How to make a masco electric motor G19 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-an-electric-motor/
How to make a masco electric motor G19 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN4/D9KN/IAWCV2QX/FN4D9KNIAWCV2QX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN4/D9KN/IAWCV2QX/FN4D9KNIAWCV2QX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN4/D9KN/IAWCV2QX/FN4D9KNIAWCV2QX.SMALL.jpg kole_kosakowski This Instructable will show you how to make an electric motor from a few common materials. Materials In order to make this simple electric motor you are going to need to gather the following materials. Two paperclips One d-cell battery One magnet preferably the length of the battery ...
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Sun, 14 Jun 2015 19:29:10 PDT
Spinning Motor Masco G18 http://www.instructables.com/id/Spinning-Motor-Masco-G18/
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Sun, 14 Jun 2015 08:23:59 PDT
Magnetic Motor Instructable Masco G43 http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-Motor-Instructable-Masco-G43/
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Sat, 13 Jun 2015 19:49:29 PDT
Spinny Motor Masco G3 http://www.instructables.com/id/Spinny-Motor-Masco-G3/
Spinny Motor Masco G3 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHN/W62A/IAWDI7NW/FHNW62AIAWDI7NW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHN/W62A/IAWDI7NW/FHNW62AIAWDI7NW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHN/W62A/IAWDI7NW/FHNW62AIAWDI7NW.SMALL.jpg bazeni Steps on How to Build a Spinny Motor! Gathering Gather items, You need two paper clips, Sandpaper, a D battery, and a magnet, about one arms length 26 gauge magnet wire, and one rubber band. Preparing The Magnet Wire Curl magnet wire around a cylindrical object and extend both ends of ...
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Sat, 13 Jun 2015 15:56:56 PDT
How to create an electric motor Masco G38 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-create-an-electric-motor-Masco-G38/
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Sat, 13 Jun 2015 11:56:08 PDT
The electric motor masco G,20 http://www.instructables.com/id/The-electric-motor-masco-G20/
The electric motor masco G,20 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/KJYH/IAXRNXUC/FZ7KJYHIAXRNXUC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/KJYH/IAXRNXUC/FZ7KJYHIAXRNXUC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/KJYH/IAXRNXUC/FZ7KJYHIAXRNXUC.SMALL.jpg Tmlebel1 The simple electric motor is easy to make, easy to run, and Its perfectly safe (Maybe not). This is a tutorial on how to make one of these simple but cool electronic contraptions. All you need is a few paperclips, two rubber bands, a battery, some magnet wire at the length of 24-28 inches, and magne...
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Sat, 13 Jun 2015 10:38:28 PDT
Spinny electric motor thing masco G30 http://www.instructables.com/id/Spinny-electric-motor-thing-masco-G30/
Spinny electric motor thing masco G30 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/ZL9E/IAXRN92Y/FVKZL9EIAXRN92Y.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/ZL9E/IAXRN92Y/FVKZL9EIAXRN92Y.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/ZL9E/IAXRN92Y/FVKZL9EIAXRN92Y.SMALL.jpg Rustykessel1317 In this intructable I will teach you how to create an electric motor with basic household items.You may choose to view this powerpoint if you think it is easier to follow The materials you will need are: Two paper clips, an elastic, magnet wire, a D battery, a ruler, and a magnet. The tools ...
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Sat, 13 Jun 2015 10:38:19 PDT
Magnet Wire Motor Masco G24 http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnet-Wire-Spinning-Motor-Masco-G24/
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Sat, 13 Jun 2015 10:37:45 PDT
Hack a Drill - Powerful Gearmotor! http://www.instructables.com/id/Hack-a-Drill-Powerful-Gearmotor/
Hack a Drill - Powerful Gearmotor! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4B/X9MN/I8H69D71/F4BX9MNI8H69D71.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4B/X9MN/I8H69D71/F4BX9MNI8H69D71.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4B/X9MN/I8H69D71/F4BX9MNI8H69D71.SMALL.jpg simon.w.nordberg In this Instructable I will show you how to get a powerful gearmotor from a cordless drill!I found this cordless drill in the scrap bin at a second hand store. When I got home I discovered something odd (video...) Materials Cordless drill for hacking! Tools Philips head screwdriver Disassemb...
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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 15:56:51 PDT
AA The motor from the battery. http://www.instructables.com/id/AA-The-motor-from-the-battery/
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Tue, 31 Mar 2015 17:28:59 PDT
Buzzing Mouse Prank http://www.instructables.com/id/Buzzing-Mouse-Prank/
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 07:03:50 PDT
What A DC Motor Is, The Basics http://www.instructables.com/id/What-A-DC-Motor-Is-The-Basics/
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 17:46:39 PDT
Electric Bmx Build http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-Bmx-Build/
Electric Bmx Build - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGL/6CFX/I7W1X3PX/FGL6CFXI7W1X3PX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGL/6CFX/I7W1X3PX/FGL6CFXI7W1X3PX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGL/6CFX/I7W1X3PX/FGL6CFXI7W1X3PX.SMALL.jpg Vinnienova This is my electric bmx build on a bmx mongoose frame. I started out by buying the bmx and stripping it of its tackie decor before adding my own style to it. Once I had done that I then purchased an electric 500w motor and 48v controller. I mounted the controller on the rear part of the frame with o...
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Sun, 8 Mar 2015 04:56:16 PDT
Secrets Of Driverless Stepper Motor Operation http://www.instructables.com/id/Secrets-Of-Driverless-Stepper-Motor-Operation/
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Sat, 28 Feb 2015 14:15:05 PST