Introduction: Pan Hitter

In this times of coronavirus, we all have something to reclaim or express our gratitude. In that situations, in Spain we have the tradition to make some noise from our balconies hitting a pan with a spoon, knife, or some other utensil. Sometimes, that can be exhausting. For this reason, I introduce you the pan hitter. An automatic machine that can do this work for you. You'll only have to hold the motor and sit down next to the pan and a table drinking a beer or something that refresh you while doing this hard work.


  • Soldering iron
  • Hot glue gun
  • Hot glue
  • 9V DC motor
  • 9V Battery
  • Battery connector
  • 1M of electrical wire
  • Solder
  • Wood or plastic stick
  • Cardboard
  • Coin
  • Pan

Step 1: Preheat the Soldering Iron and the Hot Glue Gun

Step 2: Tin the Wires and Motor Connector

Step 3: Solder the Wires to the Motor and the Battery Connector

Step 4: Stick the Plastic Stick to the Motor Shaft

Step 5: Stick the Cardboard Piece to the End of the Plastic Stick and Bend a Bit the End of the Cardboard

Step 6: Stick the Coin at the End of the Cardboard Piece

Step 7: Done! Now, You Can Plug the Battery on and Hit a Pan Without Doing Any Efforts. Enjoy! ;D