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Vending Machine Build

Postby kingchristo » Sat Nov 08, 2014 4:06 pm

Hello guys,
Here's one for you. I'm looking at building a small wall mounted vending machine that would vend mints out of it in the packets. I'm looking at building this from scratch. I'm not sure how to make a mechanism for this. I want something where you put in some money and then maybe twist or pull something and your mints will come out. I look forward to your ideas. Thanks in advance everyone.

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Re: Vending Machine Build

Postby pennymachines » Sun Nov 09, 2014 12:37 pm

Hi Kingchristo,
You may find some inspiration in this thread, which includes close ups of several mechanisms, including mint vendors: Missing allwin vending mechanisms.

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Missing allwin vending mechanisms

Postby ilovemyjukebox » Sun Nov 09, 2014 1:38 pm

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Hi if you PM me your email address I can send you some pictures of vending mechs. I have over a hundred machines some with very complex ways of working others with very crude ways.

Dave

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Re: Vending Machine Build

Postby slotalot » Mon Nov 10, 2014 9:10 pm

I just saw this on Ebay !!JUNK!!
I thought it might give you something to think about when designing your vendor machine??
http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Print-c1920-H ... 3f40657782
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Re: Vending Machine Build

Postby kingchristo » Mon Nov 10, 2014 9:55 pm

Thanks for this this is just what ive been looking for it explains how it works perfect thanks again

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Re: Vending Machine Build

Postby glittering-prize67 » Thu Jul 16, 2015 10:08 pm

You can make many mechs by manual use or motorised, as I did when I was 7 years old from Lego. Endless ways to vend sweets. It just needs thinking about. You would not believe what I used in the past. Not always perfect, but they did work.


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