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KNex lift Idea's Answered

Hi there, I was wondering if anyone had any idea's for a knex lift as I currently have no idea's for making. Any help?

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Tornado96

8 years ago

Try making a system where the ball enters a little capsule and is then taken high and dropped out. I konw that's pretty much a lot of lifts but just try a different method.

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MichaelgoodeTornado96

Reply 8 years ago

I am. I want to include elements i have made myself tho

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Tornado96Michaelgoode

Reply 8 years ago

Inspiration. not Copying. :-P Find ideas in things that they have done. Also look at places that things pass through everyday, (pipes) and base an element off of that.

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Tornado96Michaelgoode

Reply 8 years ago

Send me some pics with your new elements after your done. :-)

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MichaelgoodeTornado96

Reply 8 years ago

There terrible, basically pointlwess, ill post pics though

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MichaelgoodeTornado96

Reply 8 years ago

Dont expect too muc, all it is i a cam shaft and a wheel thingy

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MichaelgoodeTornado96

Reply 8 years ago

Ill ask my dad at some point to help me upload the pictures

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Tornado96Michaelgoode

Reply 8 years ago

I'm a fan of both. It really depends on what pieces you have.

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RNBTornado96

Reply 7 years ago

True. My pieces are better for Ball Machines, but I still build coasters :-)

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Tornado96RNB

Reply 7 years ago

Same here. I just got a great deal for some micro knex B)

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RNBTornado96

Reply 7 years ago

I got a great deal for 20 Kg of k'nex!

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GeekBeamTornado96

Reply 7 years ago

Makes me think of a rope lift, or something similar

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Tornado96GeekBeam

Reply 7 years ago

Not really rope but more like controlling the chain?

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GeekBeamTornado96

Reply 7 years ago

Making the "elevator" spin while it's going up to the deposit point?

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Tornado96GeekBeam

Reply 7 years ago

Exactly if you use two parts of chain it won't spin.

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Sorunome

8 years ago

You could try to make something with cyber knex motors. :)

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SorunomeMichaelgoode

Reply 8 years ago

That are motores of a set ow called cyber knex. There is also a prozessor that can make them turn. But they don't need it. They can also turn at their on. You'll have to press so long as you want it to turn the button to turn it. You could mke that it strts turning coz of the whait of te ball (http://www.knexusergroup.eu/acatalog/info_K70022.html and http://www.knexusergroup.eu/acatalog/info_K70012.html)

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Michaelgoode

8 years ago

I mean one to deisng and build myself :D.