Itme

invention

ZOMBIE INCHWORM

by arjun_littleBits

Published on October 5, 2016

You'll need: The Gizmos & Gadgets Kit, 2nd Edition!

Scare your friends with this BLE conrolled inchworm, made with the new Gizmos & Gadgets Kit, 2nd Edition! Creepy, crawling, and filled with googly eyes, this mutant creature is sure to scare away trick or treaters. 

Submit this invention to our Hack Halloween challenge!

How To Make It

1

BUILD YOUR CIRCUIT.
0364205f 659f 4694 adb1 3f0c07d6014d

2

PRESS THE SERVO HUB ONTO THE SERVO.
C133be02 f255 4b11 916d 688de3603b2f

3

ATTACH YOUR CIRCUIT TO THE INCHWORM TEMPLATE.
Debef872 320d 4bce 8826 74430e58aae1

4

ATTACH THE BATTERY TO THE TEMPLATE.
0c64d623 1660 46da a95a 37e56af4e6de

5

ATTACH THE SERVO TO THE TEMPLATE WHERE INDICATED.
A593da49 a405 428c a2fd ab5470f2c150

6

GIVE YOUR INCHWORM SOME MUSCLES. Cut a piece of string the same length as the Inchworm template.
2e3c91fb 99f9 4117 8126 db436fa55363

7

TIE THE STRING TO THE SERVO HUB.
22de0527 1737 4065 89c2 2cb85af581c0

D4ca318f d074 4dc0 a978 27b46f269bef

8

THREAD THE FREE ENDS OF THE STRING THROUGH THE TWO SMALL HOLES ON THE INCHWORM TEMPLATE.
9a571fd2 4d25 42a1 8ef4 a4662f692ebe

9

FOLD THE TEMPLATE, AND PULL THE STRINGS UP.
26576e9e 458e 41cf b311 379e7981c279

10

TIE THE STRINGS IN PLACE WITH A DOUBLE KNOT. This will keep the template in an “A” shape.
Ceeb5cce 5bd0 4b06 96ca bcf61b207d66

11

POWER ON YOUR CIRCUIT.
54894b26 707d 48c3 ba5b 86339291143e

12

DECORATE YOUR INCHWORM Use paint, crafts, or whatever you can find to make you inchworm CREEPY. Be sure to use light materials as to not weigh down the inchworm.
2f576563 307c 4d93 b98e 9fa3adcc4246

13

START INCHING. Activating the control on your smart device should make your Inchworm open and close; letting it move around on its own!
Dcb0a7f8 df4e 4977 8be4 bcfd04a4d73f

Related Projects

The Salt ’n Shakinator

This project demonstrates how materials react to vibration. In the example below, we use salt crystals in a pan, which will jump a...

Jewelry Display

http://sarahmarieoheron.weebly.comhttp://sarahoheron.weebly.com

CircleBot

"We should use this for math" :)    click here to watch this bot in action!