Tech news tagged ‘motor’

The simplest motor…a wire, a magnet and a battery

Here’s a challenge. Could you design a simpler motor than this?

Thanks to our own Steve B for this one, and he highlights a couple of alternatives…

Neat – a wire, a magnet and an AAA battery… And here’s the spiral version…

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Neuroti-Kart: Home-made electric go-kart

Now for an exciting way for electrical engineers the world over to annoy their neighbours on a quiet Sunday morning. After extensive tinkering in his shed, ‘wires99′ created Neuroti-Kart, the home-made electric go-kart. His design goals were to make something ‘electric powered, quiet, fast, capable of doing…

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