K'nex Roller Coaster: Twisted Steel

Introduction: K'nex Roller Coaster: Twisted Steel

Twisted Steel is a K'nex roller coaster, automated with LEGO EV3 Mindstorms. It was built over the course of several months. It features three inversions: A loop, heartline roll, and a corkscrew. It has a lift, and brake run, complete with catwalks. The station is fully automated, with station gates that open and close.This was my first roller coaster with tube supports.

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    10 Discussions

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    GWorks
    GWorks

    5 years ago on Introduction

    Could you give more insight in the coaster? For instance the opening/closing mechanism of the station gates. I'd appreciate that, and I think others would too.

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    Coasterman345.
    Coasterman345.

    Reply 5 years ago on Introduction

    I didn't take any pictures of the gates and the mechanism, but I will soon be starting up my next ride, which I'll make sure to take lots of pictures, and I will make a tutorial for the automatic gates when I make them.

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    hunter999
    hunter999

    5 years ago

    Ignore the bit about description, just pics

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    hunter999
    hunter999

    5 years ago

    You will receive way more recognition, if you included more pics and a full description! :-) Nice job anyways