Introduction: Laser Cut Cardboard Sword

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Time for some Cardboard Sword action using the Laser Cutter at Techshop!

Step 1: Sketch

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First I started with a super detailed scribbly sketch of a cool looking sword that I'm going to use as a Template.

Step 2: Import

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I imported the sketch into Illustrator and created a vector version for the Laser Cutter.

Step 3: Assembly

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With the pieces cut, I recruited a good friend Elmer to help put things together.

Step 4: Glue, Glue, Glue.

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I glued the pieces and stacked them together according to the precise calculations of my initial sketch.

Step 5: Let Dry

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Let dry and Tada! A super cool (semi-safe) card board sword that I made at Techshop!!


Otonasi_kun (author)2017-06-04

can you please send me th file as well Thanks. (

coolteper (author)2015-12-25

can you please send me th Ai file as well Thanks.

Cal_W (author)2015-09-13

Hey. Can you send me the illustrator file to

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