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post #1 of 4 Old 05-17-2012, 06:57 AM Thread Starter
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Marble MADhouse (Marble Machine)











Specs:
  • Dimensions: 150 cm (60 inch) X 58 cm (23 inch) X 98 cm (39 inch)
  • Building time: 143 hours
  • Number of lifters: 3 (driven by a 24 volts motor)
  • Number of marbles: around 60
  • Number of paths: 9
  • Total track length: Coming soon
Tools used (electric)

  • Cross cutter
  • Circular saw
  • Scroll saw
  • Band saw
  • Router
  • Drill Press
  • Cordless drill / screwdriver
  • Belt Sander
  • Compressor
You can find more info and photos on http://www.marblerun.org
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post #2 of 4 Old 05-18-2012, 09:00 AM
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Very cool. Did you design this or build it based on someone else's design?
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post #3 of 4 Old 05-18-2012, 04:08 PM
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wow that is cool! I realy want to make one of the mable driven clocks for a friend. But I need to find better plans first. But this is just a fun machine my boss is going to want me to make him one as soon as he sees it
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post #4 of 4 Old 05-22-2012, 11:07 PM
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Looks awesome. Great job!!!
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