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Bargain Store Project #6 - Drawer Light reed relay controls Pulse Motor

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In this episode I use a "Magnetic Drawer Light" to provide a reed relay to control a pulse motor. This is a rather complex project compared to my usual ones in this series.
This is the sixth episode in my new project series where I will buy an item from my local bargain stores for £1 or less and use it to make something it was not designed for, preferably a toy that my grandchildren could potentially play with.
Remember, these bargain stores also sell plenty of toys for £1 or less so the project is not about making a cheap toy. It is about taking something and 'hacking' or 'repurposing' it to do something other than what it was designed to do. I am using bargain store products to limit my initial outlay.

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The components are:
Automatic Drawer Light (containing magnet operated reed switch)
4 Neodymium magnets
Sowing machine bobin
Wire stripped from an old transformer
Plastic lid
Double sided sticky tape
Scrap wood
Screw
Short length of wire - I stripped mine from some telephone cable
Battery
Blue Tac

Tools
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Soldering Iron
Wire cutters

If you are interested in pulse motors look at this one
Lidmotor's simple Capacitor Pulse Motor with reed switch https://youtu.be/SjWCprVXer8

A handy video by brainiac75 on Neodymium magnet safety is here.
It deals with larger magnets but is worth a look to make yourself aware.
https://youtu.be/YsLnBcXIH4E

Bargain Store Projects https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLA5a2xPRSrB0ZqYUdxXaQaJdg-cs3dKIi
Grandad's Pulse Motors https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLA5a2xPRSrB2eAGm-vZ64LWlDNDsGikut

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Generally my projects are for my grandchildren to enjoy. OK, I enjoy them too. If anybody else likes them, that is a bonus. I like to keep my work as simple and basic as possible so that it can be copied easily and improved by anybody who wants to try themselves. I recycle or repurpose items rather than buy new and when I do buy I like to keep it cheap.
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