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Agreeable Sheep

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An animated paper model to download and make. Turn the handle on the Agreeable Sheep and she agrees with everything you say.
"Will it be sunny today?" Yes!
"Are you hungry?" Yes!
"Does my bum look big in this?" Probably best not to ask. 

Download the pdf file which contains all the parts.
Print out the parts onto thin card (230 micron / 67lb) Notice that the pages are marked front and back. Print out one side, flip the card over and return it to the printer before printing the other side.
Score along the dotted lines and cut out the holes before carefully cutting out the pieces.
 
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Step 1:

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Fold up the two triangular sections on the box sides to make right angled triangles.

Step 2:

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Glue the two box halves together.

Glue on the lid. Note that the hole in the box top goes to the front of the model.

Step 3:

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Fold the two flaps on the base down and glue them into place.

Fold in and glue the four vertical flaps to form triangular tubes one of which is arrowed above.

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Fold up and glue together the body inner. Glue it to the inside of the body in the position shown.

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Fold round and glue down the other side of the body.

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Fold up and assemble the head.

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Glue the tab on the neck to the inside of the head.

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Fold the coin holder round a single 20mm diameter coin roughly 4 grams in weight (One UK Penny is perfect for the job)

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Glue the penny to the inside of the cam follower then glue the cam follower closed.

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Assemble the push rod tube. Glue the large tab on the end of the push rod to the inside of the cam follower so that the edge is lined up with the edge of the cam follower arrowed above.

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Thread the push rod up through the hole in the top of the box then glue the tab on the back of the cam follower to the back of the box as shown above.
Xolin2 years ago
Ewe can lambast me if ewe like, but I believe people wool flock to make this sheep, wether they be old mutton or spring lamb...
aborah made it!9 days ago

Was not so easy, but did it. Happy - both dad & kid! Great Instructable.

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DUO003710 months ago
Cool! Is all I can say.
MicioGatta1 year ago
LOL! Really cute!
Wow! That sheep is amazing! Just came across it while checking out the papercraft challenge. Definitely gonna try and hack one using Bare Paint to see if I can make it's eyes light on and off!
wcghha2 years ago
Pretty awesome instructable!!!
I took some hours to work it out,eh..not very like yours though..
anyway, I like you sheep verymuch, good job!
I knew you would win first Place, and I was right. Congratulations on 1st place in Schoomaroo's Paper Challenge.
robives (author) 2 years ago
Thanks for the congratulations, I'm very excited about winning :-)
rrkrose2 years ago
Great instructable! Congrats on 1st place in Scoochmaroo's papercraft challenge!
poofrabbit2 years ago
Well done on winning Scoochmaroo Papercraft Challenge!!
kidbullitt2 years ago
is step 10 backwards???
Let Me Knit2 years ago
I made this yesterday for my 2 year old son. He was squealing "Sheep! Sheep!" for ages while we were playing with it. Thanks for such a geat project - the instructions were fantastic and easy to follow (but is it meant to have te same photo for step 11 and step 16?).
robives (author)  Let Me Knit2 years ago
I'm delighted that you have enjoyed this Instrucatable. I've fixed the picture on step 16. Thanks for pointing it out. Rob
paulinha_032 years ago
meu filhinho vai adorar! genial sua ideia, parabens.
binario2 years ago
Hi Rob! I follow you on your website, it is nice finding you here! Your sheep is very funny!
This is really sweet! I am always looking for things like this for my students. School got out three days ago; now I can hardly wait for fall! Thanks.
yes really awesome
its cute
HAHA thats awesome!
I think I need a flock!
bethmwl2 years ago
That is the cutest thing!!
this is friggin' adorable. props.
robives (author)  orviseatsapples2 years ago
Thanks!
ChrysN2 years ago
Cute, I love when they move.
poofrabbit2 years ago
Oh this is so darn cute!! Nice job!
scoochmaroo2 years ago
This makes me so very happy.