Sandro's Wheel Lift, a Knex Ball Machine Lift

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Hey! I'm Sandroknexmaster. I like building with knex, especially ball machines. I live in Bel...

Intro: Sandro's Wheel Lift, a Knex Ball Machine Lift

Hi everyone!

This is the second of 2 lifts used in my ball machine Revolution.

I liked it very much and it works excellent, so here are the instructions.

You can always send me a question if necessary with a comment or PM.

I hope you like it and thanks for watching / building!

~Sandroknexmaster~

Step 1: Piece Count

If you want you can count the pieces before you start building.

Here is a list with all pieces included in this lift, named by their original color:

RODS:


Green: 25

White: 38

Blue: 41

Yellow: 19

Red: 26

Gray: 8

Flexi-rod medium (Yellow rod lenght): 2

Flexi-rod big (Gray rod lenght): 2

Total rods: 161

CONNECTORS:

Dark-grey: 4

Light-grey: 6

Orange: 4

Red: 18

Green: 12

Yellow: 42

White: 9

Purple: 24

Blue: 4

Total connectors: 123

OTHER:

Blue spacer: 47

Silver spacer: 6

Tan clip: 4

Y-clip: 6

Small blue gear: 1

Medium red gear: 1

Motor: 1

Total other: 66

Grand Total: 350

Step 2: Entrance

Step 3: Motor

Step 4: Wheel

Step 5: Exit

Step 6: Finished!

Yay! The Wheel Lift is finished!

Always slide the switch of the motor to the left.

If you have built this lift, you can always send me a picture so I can add it to this step.

Thanks for watching / building!

~Sandroknexmaster~

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Linkin_J_Knex

3 years ago

Great wheel lift :D I'll probably include this in my next ball machine! I'm planning on creating a few elements involving micro k'nex and k'nex bricks to add some variety :) Oh and btw, I have 2 NEW element instructions!! (Sorry to keep bugging you about my ibles but you are my 'k'nex idol' ) :D

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thanks for the fith time today lol. if you search on YouTube 'akiyuky' go on his/her channel and find the vid which showcases an element called 'fork'. I'm trying hard to recreate it however km terrible with gears and cogs and I'm struggling so badly.

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Linkin_J_KnexLinkin_J_Knex

Reply 3 years ago

http://legokarakuri.blog91.fc2.com/blog-entry-46.html
that's it if you want to see. im just telling you in case you want to make it when you have no idea what to make for a new element xD

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Yeah I know him, he has some good stuff. But that fork lift exists already in knex, austron's cardan gear ball lift.