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Perpetualpendulum Diagram

This project uses reed switches and electromagnets under Arduino-control to keep a small magnet pendulum swinging indefinitely. The Arduino uses the reed switches to keep track of pendulum movement and powers the electromagnets whenever a little ‘push’ is needed to keep it in motion. Check out the thorough documentation for more good info (and neat diagrams!) – Arduino Perpetual Pendulum

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Collin Cunningham

Born, drew a lot, made video, made music on 4-track, then computer, more songwriting, met future wife, went to art school for video major, made websites, toured in a band, worked as web media tech, discovered electronics, taught myself electronics, blogged about DIY electronics, made web videos about electronics and made music for them … and I still do!

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