Introduction: Cardboard Monkey Magnet

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I got bored so I made this and with the cardboard contest here I thought I might put it in too.

Step 1: Get Materials

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Gather the Materials needed
3.Strong round magnets
4.Sharp knife
5.Glue gun
8. Felt if you want

Step 2: Trace and Cut

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Trace the monkey template (you can find the pdf at bottom)
3 times but 1 trace upside down. And heres where the pins come in put in hands and feet to hold it down.

Step 3: Magnets and Glue

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Take your middle section and put holes in the hands and feet about where the pin marks are.
Glue the middle one to the bottom then put the magnets in the holes and glue those in. the glue the top on and draw the face. Or wait and glue felt on. and if magnets aren't strong enough glue 1 more on hands and feet

Step 4: Felt

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Glue the felt on to complete and throw on fridge

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Ward_Nox (author)2009-08-12

hmm you know if you designed it as a tessellation you could have some real fun with this

swimmer95 (author)2009-08-12

there is no tail the felt wasn't complete so i cut some more from a different sheet

fungus amungus (author)swimmer952009-08-12

I think he's referring to how happy the monkey looks. Or should I say excited?

keng (author)2009-08-12

not the most judicious placement of the um....tail.

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