Sewing “spool spinner” from a PC fan

Sewing “spool spinner” from a PC fan

Our pals at Evil Mad Scientist Labs have posted a “5-minute Project” on creating a thread spool spinner for a sewing machine using an old (un-powered) PC cooling fan.

5-minute project: Spool spinner from an old fan – Link

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