Auto Coin Sorter for All Currencies

Author: youngcat, published on 2014-10-13

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Summary

An automatic coin sorter for many currencies. See also http://youtu.be/7F2fIF9PNBk for a short demo video.

To store a coin, you may release a coin from the rightmost top, and it will slide down the hill and go into the right tube. To get a coin, you may pull the whole rack out and take out any coin.

Versions:
  • US dollar (USD)
  • Euro (EUR)
  • Swiss franc (CHF)
  • Canadian dollar (CAD)
  • Thai Baht (THB)
  • Customizable .scad file
Third party versions:

Don’t hesitate to download the three parts for the currency that you use and print them out. You can also find the .scad source file, which you may customize to fit your own currency set. The source is also available at GitHub.

Updates
==== Oct.28. 2015 ====

Added links to a bunch of customized versions for multiple currencies.

==== Aug.07. 2015 ====

Added a link to BRL versions.

==== Jul.07. 2015 ====

1) Uploaded the source to github.
2) Added links to GBP and RUR versions.

==== Jan.29. 2015 ====

1) Make the topboards and baseboxes to be laid flat to make printing easier.
2) Added Thai Baht (THB) version. (Credits to tumleh!)
3) Updated .scad file accordingly.

==== Nov.15 ====

Uploaded the .scad file, so that it can be customized.

==== Oct.24 ====

Added currencies: USD, EUR and CAD.

Instructions

These instructions below are especially for Ultimaker2 printer and Cura software. Please adjust any parameter as needed if you are using other software.

  1. Use ‘normal’ quality. Or if you’re an export, consider using the settings provided below.

  2. Print the top board ???-Sorter-topboard.stl.

    • Cura expert settings:
      • Layer height = 0.1mm,
      • Shell thickness = 2.4mm,
      • Bottom/top thickness = 1.5mm.
    • Print!
  3. Print the base box ???-Sorter-box.stl.

    • Cura expert settings:
      • Layer height = 0.1mm,
      • Shell thickness = Bottom/top thickness = 1.2mm.
    • Tune retraction settings at the printer:
      • Retraction length = 3mm.
    • Print!
  4. Print the tubes ???-Sorter-tubes.stl. Same settings as step 3.

  5. Put them together. Done!

License: Creative Commons – Attribution – Share Alike

Tags: Australian, Brazillian, British, canadian, coin, Currency, Customizer, Danish, dollar, EUR, euro, holder, Hungarian, money, Norwegian, russian, sorter, swiss, thai, USD