View Full Version : Pneumatic Recycle Can-Crusher
04-23-2002, 02:58 PM
Just wanted to spread the words on our pneumatic can-crusher that we built this year.. our team is TEAM 86 and i hope you guys can spread the words on our can-crusher so that we can help FIRST recycle cans. just bring the empty cans to our pit area and see how the little crusher works. thanks a lot.
04-23-2002, 03:09 PM
ill be sure to stop by :)
04-23-2002, 08:49 PM
this is WAY cool stuff......we managed to get some a cylinder and a pump....couple of buttons and there you go....a way cool can crusher!!! you even get to crush it yourself....its simple....but its also the best thing you've ever seen!! stop by chat alittle --- and RECYCLE!!!
recycling to the next level....
04-24-2002, 05:59 PM
Care to share anymore details with those who arn't goning to FL?
Throw me a fricken bone
05-05-2002, 09:30 PM
first of all sorry it took so long for my reply, its been pretty busy....secondly Nats was great....and finally....to shed alittle light on yall who didn't make it and see the bots and team 86's SUPER can crusher....
it was a pneumatic cylinder with a medal....thing on the end....hooked up to a compressor....yea, so it sounds really basic and it was...but it was just to show the cool things pneumatics can do.....and have a little fun recycling....
maybe we'll have some cool footage....
05-15-2002, 12:25 AM
or.... you could simply use a lever-handle mounted on a track, combined with a downwards motion and a bit of muscle :D
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