Knex Mechanical Hand

Introduction: Knex Mechanical Hand

with this handy device you can reach things that are out of reach. This is what you need:

rods:4 green, 20 white, 4 blue, 4 yellow, 1 grey
conectors:1 brown, 10 grey, 16 orange, 8 red, 2 white
other:10 grey spacers

Step 1: The Joints and Fingers

picture 1 & 2:make 4 of these
picture 3:connect them like this
picture 4:add the yellow rods like this

Step 2: Making the Handle

picture 1:build this
picture 2:build 4 of these
picture 3:connect them like this

Step 3: Connecting It All Together

connect everything together like this and thats it you can work it by moving the bottom white connector up and down the handle

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    20 Discussions

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    builder911
    builder911

    10 years ago on Introduction

    i like it. could someone post a mechanical hand (>'.')>

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    dreadbeacon
    dreadbeacon

    8 years ago on Step 3

    It gets jammed to much. Maybe make the whites blues.

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    shieldsam
    shieldsam

    10 years ago on Step 3

    nice claw. i gonna turn it into a mekanical hand

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    jim socks
    jim socks

    11 years ago on Introduction

    nice job. and the best part... IT ACTUALLY WORKS!!!!!!!!!

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    ravcab
    ravcab

    11 years ago on Step 3

    ITS NOT THE BEST. BUT IF YOU TWIQUED IT IT COULD BECOME THE MOST POWERFULL CLAW TO MAN-KIND

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    tytyjul97
    tytyjul97

    11 years ago on Introduction

    =claw machine you could you it as a claw machine ill make one ill try to post.

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    El_Shawwadi
    El_Shawwadi

    12 years ago on Introduction

    Very good design indeed, I made a mode (more of an extention) to this. Should I post?

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    GorillazMiko
    GorillazMiko

    13 years ago on Introduction

    ahhh, very nice! can you like wiggle the "fingers" of this hand thing? i might try this... (favorited)

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    Constructo Man

    I wanna try and make it operable from behind but I will post pics for comments and advice. Hopefully sometime soon, but I have to do hw

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    Knexem
    Knexem

    13 years ago on Introduction

    awesome! I added an extension so works longer!

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    Vynash
    Vynash

    13 years ago on Introduction

    this is pretty cool but the arms look a little week :( i might build this sometime

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    Darth Trainman

    Somewhat rough and crude, but a good system - I could use it in something...

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    Mr Tenacious
    Mr Tenacious

    13 years ago on Introduction

    This is fairly good. I like it. Adding parts to mechanically work it from behind would be useful though.