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Make a motor with: AA battery, copper wire, magnet

  1. Mar 15, 2007 #1
    Hey, this is a great 1 minute long video showing you how to make a homopolar motor using just one AA batter, a copper wire and a magnet. ENJOY!

    http://www.spikedhumor.com/articles/90173/Homopolar_Motor.html [Broken]
    Last edited by a moderator: May 2, 2017
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  3. Mar 15, 2007 #2
    Wow, that's a cool idea. I think I'm going to incorporate this into my RC flier idea (a project my school is doing with NASA). My group decided to build a remote controlled flier. It would be awesome if we could build everything from scratch--even the motor!
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