Ekobots - Levitator with arduino.

by jsirgado Mar 5, 2016
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Hi Juan! I have finished my versiion of the Levitator. The try with the small magnet was no realy success. It is not strong enough.
So I tryed with a 40/20 - this works great. I added a 0.96" Oled which shows the levVal so i can adjust for different things to hover.
Thank you again for the project.
kind regards, Helmut

OK, i´ll try it out and tell you about. Thank you.

kind regards, Helmut

Hallo Juan. I like to make this project with parts i already have. But my Magnet is a 20mm diameter / 15mm high. Do you think it will work if I shrink all Parts - not the Arduino nano ;-) in the same rate, which is 80% ?


I'm not sure, but I believe it will work, just with a small gap.
My electromagnet have less than 6w, if you can work near it, no problems.
Heavy objects are more stable, if you use too small permanent magnets, you will have problems with stability.
Any doubt just let me know!

kind regards Juan.

I´m new here but I´m so interested in doing it with your instructions because my interest is Education show this to wake up the love for physics and the best part of the technology! Thank!

Hello..I am trying to make this project but i am not successful. can you help me by clearing my doubts. Please send me an email at shambom92@gmail.com...

Would you mind emailing me? I am doing an engineering project utilizing a very similar set up as yours. I had a few additional questions.

Thank you,