Useless Box

Introduction: Useless Box

So it's a useless box, sort of shiny, with a switch on top. But what does the switch do? Does it launch a nuclear attack? Does it terminate someone you don't know somewhere in the world? Does it make bacon magically appear? You stare at it over and over, hour after hour, until you can't take it anymore. You turn it on. And out of the box, a little finger pops out and turns the unit back off. That's all it does, and the smile on your face is proof it works. Presenting, the Useless Box.

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Step 1: Things You Need

Things you need :

1.acrylic sheet/pc sheet

2. limiter switch

3. BO geared motor (300 or 150 rpm)

4.wooden (plank for hand)

5.battery holder(4.5-6v)

5. glue gun

6.some tape ,wire ,etc

Step 2: Construction

1. Make a box of suitable size with acrylic or pvc sheet ( as shown in figure )

2. make connection as shown in 2nd pic.

Step 3: Making Moving Mechanism

make finger like structure from wood or acrylic and fix it on shaft of the motor.Fix DPDT switch on top surface. Make window on top surface of the box such that it should come behind the dpdt switch knob and your finger should be capable of operating the switch after fixing motor.Glue limiting switch belofingerw the the window.

Step 4:

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    4 Discussions


    3 years ago

    Wow, very clever!


    Reply 3 years ago

    thank you :D


    Reply 3 years ago

    thank you :D