Walking Coffee Cup

Introduction: Walking Coffee Cup

Hello this is Instructable will show you how to make a Moving/walking coffee cup
i am entering this in the 13 - 18 catagory

Step 1: Materials

-Tape (electrical)
-coffee cup
-light (optional)
-paper clips

Step 2: Step 2

Connect the wires to the motor like shown

Step 3: Step 3

Wrap tape around the motor like shown

Step 4: Step 4

Connect one of the wires to the battery like shown

Step 5: Step 5

Now take a screw and tape it onto the motor like shown in the pictures

Step 6: Step 6

Now the light is optional but I like it so...I’m going to show you how to attach it

Step 7: Step 7

Take the wire you connected to the battery and wrap around the corresponding wire of the light do the same with the other wire like in the picture

Step 8: Step 8

Take the wire previously taped to the battery and re-tape it like in the picture

Step 9: Step 9

Now cut a hole about the size of your light and then stick the light in the hole

Step 10: Step 10

Now do the same thing you did with the light and do it with the motor but it must be closer to the bottom

Step 11: Step 11

Now put some paper clips on the bottom like in the pictures. make sure there attached really good. i cut slots in the cup for mine.

Step 12: Step 12

Then tape the light and motor in their places then shove the rest of the assembly into the cup and connect the last loose wire to the battery and put on the lid then watch it go

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    11 years ago on Introduction

    make this remote controlled, and it can become a great prank for someone who drinks too much coffee. Switch the cups when they are not looking, and whenever they reach for the cup, make it walk away.


    11 years ago on Introduction

    As shown...as shown...as shown...seems more like a slideshow to me! JK! Just messin with ya! Great simple robot!


    11 years ago on Introduction

    This sounds so cool! Any chance you can post a video so we can see it in action?