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Wimshurst Electrostatic Machine
WH16 updated 14.o6.2o14Education
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Motor driven Wimshurst designed for 3D printing
Discs, shaft, bolts, nuts, leyden jars, collectors, etc. - all you can print
Software: Cura 14.03 or higher
Materials and methods
- 4x standard Inline Skater bearings 22mm/8mm x 7mm (local Sports)
- aluminium foil or 0.1 -0.5mm plate (barbecue trays)
- common litz wire fine or carbon fibre (hobby shop)
- variable toy motor 25-35 mm diameter, ~ 10mm visible shaft
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