Monday, December 13, 2010

How-To: Simple Motor

This is a simple step-by-step guide on how to make a simple motor at home.

  • Toothpick
  • 18" of motor wrap wire, around 22 AWG
  • AA battery
  • Masking Tape
  • Flat piece of wood or cardboard
Full how-to at:

I bet this would spin well and you don't have the problems with the brushes touching the commutator that we had in the lab!