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K'NEX NEW BALL MACHINE CONTEST!!! Answered

It's KneXFAN200 here with a k'nex ball machine contest. There will be no prize unless you count being put on a collection of best ball machines with instructions. There will be a Grand winner, a First place winner, second pace winner, a third place winner, and a runner up. So lets get to the rules. First of all, it needs to be a ball machine that is new and has instructions. I'll make an exception though, you could do a ball machine with instructions that was made from May, 2016, and up. What you will do is make the ball machine first of all (unless it's built from May 2016 and up) and post it on instructables. Then, you put the ball machine link in the comments or just by emailing me on instructables. After that, I will put a picture of it on here and once there's enough ball machines or by the start of March, 2017, the winners will be announced and will be put in the collection (in order) that I talked about at the beginning. One more thing, I am not entering this contest.

Thanks and good luck,
                                          KneXFAN200

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KneXFAN200
KneXFAN200

4 years ago

OKAY! THIS CONTEST HAS ENDED! Grand Prize Winner... The Knex Inventor! First Place Winner... random_builder. Congratulations everyone! New K'nex ball machine contest coming in at least a week!

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random_builder
random_builder

Reply 4 years ago

Yay, I win. Will you subscribe to us? Where is the collection with these builds in them?

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KneXFAN200
KneXFAN200

Reply 4 years ago

I did subscribe to you and sadly, I can't put it into a collection and post it until there is 5 or more instructables in that collection. So once the winners of the other ball machine and gun contest wins, i'll put them into the collection and finaly post it.

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The Knex Inventor
The Knex Inventor

4 years ago

Does this one count? It was working, but I lacked the pieces necessary to finish construction.

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KneXFAN200
KneXFAN200

Reply 4 years ago

I'll count this just because I want you in it. Thx!!! Also, could I use this for a knex ball machine? I'll give you credit! nd yes I can see how to make it from the pictures.

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The Knex Inventor
The Knex Inventor

Reply 4 years ago

Okay, thanks! What do you mean, use it for a K'NEX ball machine?

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KneXFAN200
KneXFAN200

Reply 4 years ago

I mean, let me use it for a knex ball machine I want to make.

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The Knex Inventor
The Knex Inventor

Reply 4 years ago

Oh. Sure, you can use some of the mechanisms in another ball machine. As long as you give credit to me.

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KneXFAN200
KneXFAN200

Reply 4 years ago

I will give you credit!

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The Knex Inventor
The Knex Inventor

Reply 4 years ago

Okay! Could you send me a link of the finished ball machine when it is done?

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KneXFAN200
KneXFAN200

Reply 4 years ago

If I can even start building it. I am busy right now. If I can sometime bouild it, then yes, I will send you a link.

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The Knex Inventor
The Knex Inventor

Reply 4 years ago

And yes, mine was made from May 2016 and up.

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random_builder
random_builder

4 years ago

I might try to make a bigger knex ball machine. My small definitely won't win. I never made a very big ball machine, so I might give it a try.

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KneXFAN200
KneXFAN200

Reply 4 years ago

Ok! I could enter your ball machine (if you make one) if you send me a link. I won't replace the other one. GOOD LUCK! If you need any help,just tell me.

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KneXFAN200
KneXFAN200

Reply 4 years ago

And also, this isn't all juged by size, just a little bit. It's also juged on paths, structure, and theme. Again, GOOD LUCK!

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random_builder
random_builder

Reply 4 years ago

Well, I thought about it more and I don't think I will make a bigger one. I don't have a youtube account and I don't want to make one. I don't have very many knex and I don't have a knex ball. I probably won't be making a bigger one after all.

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KneXFAN200
KneXFAN200

Reply 4 years ago

Entered!