Motorized Screw Organizer With Jam Jars: the Caroustore

Motorized Screw Organizer With Jam Jars: the Caroustore

I suggest to you a practical and original system to find your hardware (screws, nails, bolts …): a carousel of 32 jam jar, motorized with a wiper motor.

Finding a piece becomes quick because a sample of each piece is visible in a numbered rack.

Working: the desired part is marked on the display, the corresponding button is pressed, the system rotates in the shortest direction, slowed down, stops, the light comes on for 10 seconds and the parts can be taken by unscrewing jar of its lid.

Video : https://youtu.be/_vXFOUmiD2g

Time spent:

  • about 70H

 

Tools used:

  • Circular saw,
  • miter saw,
  • drill,
  • screwdriver,
  • router …

 

Main materials:

 

Electronic part:

Step 1: Studies and Plans

The jars being suspended by their lids, they are on a rotating axis to always have the head up.

So I started by doing a simulation with the software Physion, then a “model” cardboard to check that the jars would not touch during the rotation.

Studies and PlansStudies and PlansStudies and Plansdownload {{ file.name }}

Final Result:

Done!Done!

Leave your vote

14 points
Upvote Downvote
ArrowCollected by woodworking hacker
Please to comment

Comments

comments

Log In

Or with username:

Forgot password?

Don't have an account? Register

Forgot password?

Enter your account data and we will send you a link to reset your password.

Your password reset link appears to be invalid or expired.

Log in

Privacy Policy

Add to Collection

No Collections

Here you'll find all collections you've created before.

Post Navigator Engineered By WordPress Navigator Plugin