Knex Ball Machine: Project Spinzy

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In this instructable I will show how to make an about 2 foot tall 1 path knex ball machine.

Step 1: The Base and Bottom Gears

In this step it shows how to make the base, and bottom gears.

Step 2: The Tower

This step will show how to make the tower.

Step 3: The Top Gears and Top Track

In this step you will see how to make the top gears and the top track.

Step 4: The Wheel

In this step you will see how to make the wheel.

Step 5: The Bottom Track

This step shows how to make the bottom track.

Step 6: The Motor

This step shows how to make the motor.

Step 7: The Tension Bar

This keeps good tension on the lift chain.

Step 8: The Lift Chain

This is the lift chain.

Step 9: DONE!!!!!

You are done with Project Spinzy!!

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    16 Discussions

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    random_builder

    2 years ago

    If you would add a video and a parts I would (probably) build this.

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    colton blake

    7 years ago on Introduction

    I haven't ben on instructables in months but seeing all of the good comments you guyz post is awesome

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    colton blake

    7 years ago on Introduction

    i haven't been on instructables for months but seeing all of the good comments you guyz post about my ball machines it is awesome.

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    jthorne

    8 years ago on Step 9

    my brother and I built this because we did'nt have enough pieces for another ball machine and we loved it !

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    ~KGB~

    8 years ago on Introduction

    ur really good at conserving parts for ball machines, which is great!

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    Tom Buckey

    8 years ago on Introduction

    Next try having two simple paths. Try buulding something new and innovative! :)

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    TheChemiker

    8 years ago on Introduction

    Cool, but you should put more bracing on at that size of ball machine.