BOOGIE BOX The Electromagnetic Dance Floor

The BOOGIE BOX is an interactive reprogrammable thing that can make almost anything dance and is fun to play with! You can build your own dancers and choreograph them to dance to your favourite tunes. You can create anything! Just add the magnetic feet and the possibilities are limitless.

boogie box

Tools needed:

  • Laser cutter
  • 3D printer
  • Milling machine
  • Drill
  • Soldering iron + fume extractor
  • Pliers
  • Crafting knife
  • Hot glue


Materials for the circuitry:

  • Arduino UNO
  • Prototyping board or a machine to fabricate your own PCB design
  • 5 x LV8548MC H-Bridge
  • 5 x 0.47 uF capacitor
  • Connector pins
  • 0.5 kg 0.224 mm enamelled copper wire
  • LED strip
  • ON//OFF switch


Materials for the case:

  • 5mm plywood sheet - inside frame
  • 3mm acrylic sheet - outside enclosure
  • 20 x M6 by 60mm bolts and nuts
  • 4 x M5 by 80mm bolts and nuts
  • Acrylic glue and brushes

See the full instructable at; http://www.instructables.com/id/BOOGIE-BOX-The-Electromagnetic-Dancer/?ALLSTEPS