Knex Lowrider

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this is just an idea of the 1st knex lowrider!

items needed:

knex (obviously)
any small motor
small thread (strong)
wires
batteries for power (i use a 9.6v rechargeable battery pack)


Step 1: Hopping Part

the hopping part at the front

Step 2: Base

the base of the lowrider

Step 3: Body

the body of the lowrider. you can change it and make a custom 1

Step 4: Wireing

how to wire up the lowrider

Step 5: Weight

add some weight behind the back wheel so it should bounce a bit higher. i use batteries

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    Skreetsha

    10 years ago on Introduction

    I'm trying to make somethin' like this, but using a normal Knex engine :) It works pretty good but it is way too heavy too be a lowrider already (mine).

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    cerjSkreetsha

    Reply 10 years ago on Introduction

    try putting the motor on the back. that will reduce the need to put more weight on the back i think...

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    cerjbedbugg2

    Reply 10 years ago on Introduction

    yeah you can but you will have to put loadddddss of weight on the back to get it off the ground at all!