I have to interrupt my last project, HouseRobotInterference, because I am moving to a new place. My home internet has to come from my phone's hotspot, so streaming video is not going to happen. I have a couple of other projects that I've wanted to move on, and they don't require high bandwidth.
The first project is a rotation counter for a hex shaft. I plan to wind some electromagnets in the future, but I will need to make sure I can repeat the process. Counting winding rotations will be crucial, so I am planning to build an attachment for my drill or bit driver that will monitor the shaft.
I sketched a design that will hang off a hex shaft and read the rotations from a spinning magnet. The idea is there will be three printed pieces. The first piece is a cylindrical magnet holder that slides onto the rod. The second piece will hang loosely off the shaft and hold the electronics. Finally, I will add a cover that captivates the magnet holder.
The rest of the posts for this project have been arranged by date. First time here?
Completed projects from year 1
Completed projects from year 2
Completed projects from year 3
Completed projects from year 4
Completed projects from year 5
Completed projects from year 6
Completed projects from year 7
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