Introduction: Floor Double Arm Lift, a Knex Ball Machine Lift
The Floor Double Arm Lift is the first of 2 lifts first seen in my ball machine Revolution.
This one is a double arm lift. Nothing special you'd say. But...
It's a bit different than a standard arm lift because the balls enter directly from the floor, not from an entrance track (as the title says).
When it's not in a ball machine, I think the Floor Double Arm Lift looks quite ugly. But it looks better when you build a ball machine around it.
If you're going to build this lift, please read the image notes, they might come in handy!
You can always send me a question if necessary with a comment or PM.
I hope you like it and thanks for watching / building!
Step 1: Piece Count
If you want you can count the pieces before you start building.
Here is a list with all pieces included in this lift, named by their original color:
Total rods: 660
Total connectors: 420
Blue spacer: 22
Silver spacer: 41
Tan clip: 5
Small blue gear: 1
Large yellow gear: 1
Total other: 80
Grand Total: 1160
Step 2: Floor
The first step contains the floor and the base underneath it.
Step 3: Frame (Part 1)
The first part of the frame. There are 2 parts in total.
Step 4: Frame (Part 2)
Second part of the frame.
Step 5: Motor
The motor section.
Step 6: Arms
In this step we're going to make the arms.
Step 7: Exit
The last step!
Step 8: Finished!
Your Floor Double Arm Lift is finished! Congrats!
Always slide the switch of the motor to the left.
If you have built this lift, you can always send me a picture so I can add it to this step.
Thanks for watching / building!
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