Hypno Spiral

Free standing

80 cm * 50 cm * 30 cm

Stainless steel - polished

25 mm and 16 mm glass balls

Screw lift  - motorized

 

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Commissioned by collector from New York. Finished in January 2015.

The frame is made of 14mm tubes and 6mm rods. Tracks and track spacers are made of 3mm rods.

The screw lift is driven by a 6V DC geared motor.

There are many elements: 4 ball colloector, two track switches, 3 loops, large spiral, flat spiral with two entrances, rotating spiral, balls on track (Newton┬┤s cradle), tipping arm, separate track for 16 mm glass balls, tall spiral and a track skip.

It was TIG welded and electropolished.