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Matt's GBC module thread.

Postby Matt N » Tue Jun 19, 2018 11:17 am

It was nice meeting some of you at the last meeting! Here is my latest Lego GBC video. I plan on bringing the module to the next meeting so you can all see it in person.


https://youtu.be/fj9hBsHDH8Q

I will post all of my future videos in this thread, and if you haven't seen my other modules they are all available for view on the channel at http://www.youtube.com/c/greatballpit

Alternatively you can visit the blog at http://www.greatballpit.com where there is lots of content and information on Lego GBC.

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Re: Matt's GBC module thread.

Postby DeGobbi » Wed Jun 20, 2018 8:10 am

Your videos are so high quality ! and so many hidden awesome features !
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Re: Matt's GBC module thread.

Postby Kyler » Wed Jun 20, 2018 10:14 am

So many things to like about this GBC.
A modular module!
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Re: Matt's GBC module thread.

Postby Matt N » Tue Jul 10, 2018 10:46 am

Here's my latest module. It's a BrickWorld workshop module that I have cleaned up a bit and also made it work with my shared power system.


https://youtu.be/O053cOVQ71E
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Re: Matt's GBC module thread.

Postby DeGobbi » Wed Jul 11, 2018 10:37 pm

Great video. How high you think it will pump ?
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Re: Matt's GBC module thread.

Postby Matt N » Sun Jul 15, 2018 7:50 am

Good idea for a video... HOW HIGH WILL IT PUMP?! I have seen a few versions on YouTube that are around 10 bricks higher then the default height. I think I will have to test it out for myself, I'll use both an M and XL motor to see if there is a difference.
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Re: Matt's GBC module thread.

Postby DeGobbi » Mon Jul 16, 2018 6:53 am

I ask cause unlike conveyor belts which are petty much unlimited the older first generation lego ball pumps capped out around 20 " . Interested if the check valve makes a big difference.
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Re: Matt's GBC module thread.

Postby Matt N » Tue Jul 24, 2018 7:15 am

Here's my latest module and video. It's a very simple module, created with the intention that anyone can build this (instructions are provided on my website) and then modify it to suit your tastes.


https://youtu.be/dGXOPIgvB9E
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Re: Matt's GBC module thread.

Postby Matt N » Tue Aug 07, 2018 7:29 am

Here are a few new module videos. The second one is for DeGobbi :lol:


https://youtu.be/xOAIXL70YSo


https://youtu.be/EDNkxECjpXA
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Re: Matt's GBC module thread.

Postby Kyler » Thu Aug 09, 2018 8:58 am

Great job Matt.
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Re: Matt's GBC module thread.

Postby DeGobbi » Fri Aug 10, 2018 8:49 am

that's WAY higher then the classic ball pumps . The first generation of ball pumps used the old 9v motors and lacked check valves though, so probably the larger selection of technic parts, newer motors and check valve all contribute to its impressive pumping height.
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Re: Matt's GBC module thread.

Postby Matt N » Tue Aug 21, 2018 9:07 am

Here's an update to my Tri-Sep module.


https://youtu.be/Sf3Qfp0QDco
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Re: Matt's GBC module thread.

Postby Matt N » Fri Sep 07, 2018 5:43 pm

New module that was a "one day build". There are free instructions on my website for anyone interested.


https://youtu.be/Hvl9U1yE1Gk

I've since integrated this in to my shared power system so it doesn't need to use its own motor anymore.

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