Active attachment for changing gear orientation

Building instructions for a LEGO Mindstorms EV3 Active attachment for changing gear orientations

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  • #175
  • 16 Oct 2014

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  • LEGO Mindstorms EV3 45544 Education Core

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Active attachment for changing gears orientation

Based on feedback from many of you in this episode I would like to show you how to build an active attachment that changes the orientation of a gear wheel placed vertically to a gear wheel placed horizontally. This attachment could be used in competitions and shows a basic principle of changing the orientation. All attachments could follow the same principle. 

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