Device Details


The Gazillion Tornado Bubble Machine is an adapted toy that has a 3.5 mm jack and can be used with an assistive switch.


To activate the device, an assistive switch with a 3.5 mm jack can be plugged into the bubble blower. The Switch Adapted Bubble Blower may be beneficial to someone who may have difficulty pressing the original small activation button due to its size, location, or required activation force.


This toy can be adapted for approximately $20.

Build Instructions

A set of build instructions can be found in the Assembly Guide linked above.

Skills Required

  • Mechanics, Soldering

Time Required

Approximately 1 hour


  • Drill with ¼” drill bit
  • Wire Strippers
  • Flush Cutters
  • Narrow flat headed screwdriver (the screws are triangle, but a flat head should work)
  • Soldering Iron
  • Solder
  • Ruler
  • Hot glue gun



  • Gazillion Tornado Bubble Machine
  • Mono Jack
  • 2x 8 cm pieces of Wire


Toy Adaption by Kerilyn Kennedy – Makers Making Change.

Documentation by Neil Squire / Makers Making Change.