Powertech: Crack Ant





Introduction: Powertech: Crack Ant

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    This is how to make the power tech creature Crakant.

    By: Harry Hollins, and Alex Grace.


    1. 21 screws
    2. 21 nuts,
    3. 1 battery pack,
    4. 4 wheels,
    5. 2 motors,
    6. 2 red wires,
    7. 2 black wires,
    8. 3 double A batteries,
    9. 1 cardwood linkage,
    10. 2 cardwood frames,
    11. 1 cardwood connecter bar.
    12. (optional) a rubber band to hold down the battery pack or a piece of tape, (anything that holds something down.)

    Step 1:

    Step 1: We assemble the parts in an organized manner.

    Step 2:

    Step 2: put the motor together. By following these images. Remember to be careful while putting it together.

    Step 3:

    Step 3: Put the particleboards boards together. And attach the motor to the boards. Along with placing the battery pack in the middle of the bot.

    Step 4:

    Step 4: Put the wheels on the motors.

    Step 5:

    We attach the wires to the motors, then to the battery pack.

    Step 6:

    Step 6: you're done! (yay)



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      6 Discussions


      Reply 5 months ago

      I'm one of the Community Managers but today is my last day. If you let me know how I can help before I go then I'd be happy to assist you. If it's later then the best option is to contact service@instrucables.com. :)

      Christa (Swansong) Community Manager

      Pretty cool. I just published a steam power tech king of animal instructable too.

      Those wheels are interesting, I'd love to see a video of how it operates :)

      1 reply

      thx for the support, and that video might be in the near future.