Introduction: 6 Sheet Paper Box

this is just a sturdy box that uses 6 sheets of paper.

Step 1: Getting Started

materials

6 sheets of paper (i used notebook but construction is better)
some free time

in this step i will show you the first and second folds to making the 6 units.

1st step: follow picture

2nd step: flip over and fold like the pic

WARNING make sure you fold them all in the same direction or the will not fit together at the end.

Step 2: 3rd & 4th Step

the rest of the steps exept for the last few.
just use the pitures

Step 3: Finishin the Unit

these are the last steps

use pics to help

fold the triangle under long flap

do the same with the other and then fold the flaps up.


thats one unit fineshed 5 more to go

Step 4: Building the Cube

the construction of the cube is pretty self explanitory.

if you have any questions just ask but please dont critisise


PLEASE USE THE REPLY BUTTON when i answer your qeustions it helps me keep up with your comments

Step 5: BONUS

BONUS if u like you can come up with your own shapes check out the pic.

Comments

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Klone38 (author)2011-08-18

Why did i find this in the USB section? You should probably change that.

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Wesley666 (author)2009-05-08

Why don't you just make a single piece of paper box? I make those all the time.

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boyrock375 (author)Wesley6662009-05-11

because this one has a unique design and if you make multiple units you can make bigger boxes

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Wesley666 (author)boyrock3752009-05-11

ooooohhhhh, gotcha! cool!

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moere (author)2008-12-20

damn.. dude.. ur instructions are not very clear.. i figured it out thoug. The point u should improve is the folding instruction! But nice box ;> thanks

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thebluemartyr (author)2008-11-15

it doesnt work. step 2 the paper is to short to do the 2 triangle folds.

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boyrock375 (author)thebluemartyr2008-11-15

in that step all i did was fold the paper into 1 triangle and then you have the leftover tab so that is were step 2 comes in. all that you are doing in step 2 is folding that tab backwards

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pls (author)2008-11-14

nothing to do with knex.

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Oompa-Loompa (author)2008-11-14

I reccomed you remove knex from the keywords.

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Trauts (author)2008-11-14

"Knex"???

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