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Rolling Ball Clocks #2

"Focus on the journey, not the destination. Joy is found not in finishing an activity but in doing it.." -- Greg Anderson

May 2020: Clocks are finished and ready for testing and calibration (and some tweeking).

The following describes some of the troubleshooting process that was required to make these clocks perform 'like clocks'. I expect them to run continuously, reliably, and accurately just like 'real' clocks.

Drive Module Modification

Replaced 8-cog drive wheel with larger 9-cog drive.

Track Modification

One track had to be completely replaced.

Controller/Drive board refinements

Transfer control components from breadboard to permanent chassis.

What's next?

Run the clocks and watch for the following: