Make A Vibrating Hobby Motor (1st - 8th)
Hobby Motor
1” to 2” piece
Glue Stick
Electrical Tape
Shears
Hobby Motor
1” to 2” piece
Glue Stick
Electrical Tape
Shears
Cut into 3/4” slices
Bicycle Innertube - 1” - 1.5” Diameter
Add a glue stick to a hobby motor and make it vibrate! Perfect for kinetic sculptures and tinkeringAdd a glue stick to a hobby motor and make it vibrate! Perfect for kinetic sculptures and tinkering
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Cut 1” - 2” off of a “mini” glue stick with heavy shears.Cut 1” - 2” off of a “mini” glue stick with heavy shears.
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Push motor into the glue stick - place on table & push shaft in. Push in end for more vibration!Push motor into the glue stick - place on table & push shaft in. Push in end for more vibration!
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Twist the end of wires if they’re frayed!Twist the end of wires if they’re frayed!
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Wrap wires with electrical tape where they contact motor to keep them from breaking off.Wrap wires with electrical tape where they contact motor to keep them from breaking off.
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Cut a battery holder from a used bicycle innertube. Cut off 1/4” to 1/2”. Don’t use road bike tubeCut a battery holder from a used bicycle innertube. Cut off 1/4” to 1/2”. Don’t use road bike tube
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Test motor by inserting the wires under battery holders on each end. Reverse wires to spin other wayTest motor by inserting the wires under battery holders on each end. Reverse wires to spin other way
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Thanks!!