Mike's magnet motor

by Youknowwho4eva
Not For Sale
A perpetual motion machine with magnets that I just thought up. Ok, there are two grooves in the bottom to hold two magnets. One you have north facing up, and the other south facing up. You put a third magnet in the cylinder, and seal it with the cap. Once you know you have the polarities right glue it on there. so the cylinder should rotate, north should meet north moving the magnet to the opposite end of the cylinder, causing it to drop down the other way. South meets south and back the other way it goes. So I hope. Designed to fit this magnet. http://www.kjmagnetics.com/proddetail.asp?prod=ZD6

Dimensions

IN: 0.75 w x 1.159 d x 0.669 h
CM: 1.906 w x 2.944 d x 1.698 h

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Magnet motors can have self sustained continuous motion,but as a display only, they can't actually do anything useful, as soon as you put the slightest bit of load on them they just stall. I wouldn't call it perpetual motion, they still require shafts & bearings which will wear out.
April 13, 2012, 8:40 am
Interesting. Does it work? How long does it last before the magnets are used up or degrade?
October 8, 2009, 5:35 pm
Have you tried this out yet? I would be interested to see a working copy... (chuckle)
July 23, 2009, 8:43 pm
 
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