My own Geneva wheel

Posted: January 30, 2010 in Mechanical

A few weeks ago I saw a nice printable geneva wheel posted on Thingiverse ( and later I saw a wooden geneva wheel which was lasercut ( with the DXF files as well). You can find a nice visual picture of how it works at Wikipedia ( Yesterday I saw them again and thought “Why do I not make one myself??!”. So I powered up my cnc machine and used the DXF files and converted them to g-code. About an hour later:

Now I got my own Geneva wheel, and it works smoothly!

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