A DIY Guide to Making Your Own Bucket Washing Machine (video)

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Here is a complete picture tutorial on how to build a washer machine out of two buckets.  

Made from a 6" washer machine pulsating base and 6" pulsator. 

Also needed:

12 V DC Motor

4" Pulley

Sewing Machine Belt

12" Long Iron Strips

2 20L Buckets

1" Nut Bolts

1 HB

Automatic On/Off Timer


To make the pulley, cut one 1.75" circle out of particle board and two 2" circles.  Using wood glue, glue the 1.75" circle between the two 2" circles. 

Making the Pulsator Mechanism

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