Wireless, Cheap Bristle Bot in Under Two Minutes

Here's how to make a wireless, cheap Bristle Bot.

Step 1: Gather Supplies

You will need.

Supplies:
1 Electric Toothbrush
1 Scrub Brush

Tools:
Duct Tape
Zip Tie
Needle Nose Pliers
AA(s)

Step 2: Take Apart the Toothbrush

Take off the bottom of the toothbrush and save it for later. Then poke the needle nose pliers in there and pull out the motor.

Step 3: ALmost Done

Now duct tape the pieces together so that it turns on when you flick the switch.

Step 4: Zip Tie It On

Now zip tie the motor on the scrub brush where you want it to go. Ta da! You have completed your very own Bristle Bot and I my first Instructable!


Step 5: A Video

Update:
Here's a video of it running.
Thanks for the tip Mcguyverzboss!

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    Not bad for your very own first inscrutable. As a tip, you can greatly improve your inscrutable if you featured a short video clip of it working. It would be nice to see that machine in action. Keep up the good work.