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Old 11-21-2008, 08:23 PM #1
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Default Simple spirograph I made.

Here is a simple spirograph I made. The kids love it lol.
I know spirograph's are 'old news' but I thought I'd show it off.

The insides are simple, just the two motors and battery pack.
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On the lid are two switches (one for each motor) and two pots to adjust the motor's speeds.
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It works.
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Default Re: Simple spirograph I made.

looks sweet!
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Default Re: Simple spirograph I made.

I think that everyone in the hobby builds a spiro at some time...and why not, they simple and fun to make. Outside the hobby they are still rare enough to wow people with

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Default Re: Simple spirograph I made.

How about a two color spiro?

Would it just be a matter of pointing a second beam into that box, from a slightly different angle?

Thanks for those great pictures, I'm going to make another Radio Shack trip this weekend!
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Would it just be a matter of pointing a second beam into that box, from a slightly different angle?

Thanks for those great pictures, I'm going to make another Radio Shack trip this weekend! *
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