Knex Car Steering Mechanism With Ajustable Steering Ratio

Introduction: Knex Car Steering Mechanism With Ajustable Steering Ratio

This is my knex car steering mechanism and has ajustable steering ratio. It goes on a knex car. Please comment and tell me what i can improve on

Step 1: The Pieces

Connectors

Grey-3
Orange-1
Red-4
Yellow-3
Flex-4

Rods

White-2
Blue-4

Other

Blue Spacers-10
Grey Spacers-2
Y Connector-1

Step 2: All the Parts

This is ho you make it

1-all the parts
2,3,4-make these

Step 3: Putting It Together

Step 4: Steering Lock

This is the steering lock, it stops it from turning

1-make this

Step 5: Steering Ratio

This step shows you how to change the steering ratio

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    24 Discussions

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    295887
    295887

    3 years ago

    Very cool. I favorited.

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    JonnyDude2008
    JonnyDude2008

    11 years ago on Introduction

    Hey awesome... how much weight will it hold because when I made my own design when the wheels were attached it broke under the weight of my truck...

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    king1000
    king1000

    Reply 11 years ago on Introduction

    i see what you mean but to be honest ive never actually used this on anything. Ive made an other one that wont break which is on my knex monster truck which is coming soon.

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    JonnyDude2008
    JonnyDude2008

    Reply 11 years ago on Introduction

    wow the truck looks great! Thanks for the info on the steering. Can't weight to see your truck!

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    Dante9030
    Dante9030

    11 years ago on Introduction

    dude im making a ford gt ill be finished in three days i will make a slideshow but i need a steering system can you help me please i cant make this one because i dont have any henges

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    Oblivitus
    Oblivitus

    11 years ago on Introduction

    That's an impressive mechanism, with all the k'nex car parts coming out lately, someone will probably be coming out with an awesome car pretty soon.

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    pls
    pls

    Reply 11 years ago on Introduction

    Still kinda neat tho:D

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    rs2king
    rs2king

    Reply 11 years ago on Introduction

    jamalam your acting like a arse this is a awesome idea and he obviously didn't copy it maybe your jealous???

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    TigerNod
    TigerNod

    Reply 11 years ago on Introduction

    I don't know the name but I have that set too.

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    king1000
    king1000

    Reply 11 years ago on Introduction

    the only sets i ever got was 'screeming serpent rollercoaster' and a 4000 piece package from ebay

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    TigerNod
    TigerNod

    Reply 11 years ago on Introduction

    There are so much more K'nex sets then the screaming serpent.

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    The Jamalam
    The Jamalam

    Reply 11 years ago on Introduction

    cant remember but it was a large red plastic box with models like large cars and a clown

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    knexfreak95
    knexfreak95

    Reply 11 years ago on Introduction

    probly but it takes alot of talent to think of ur own and not copy