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This is how to make carbon paper using pencil lead.
Materials:
paper
pencil
picture you wish to transfer

Step 1: Draw on the back

Picture of draw on the back
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Ok, take the picture and flip it over. now draw over the back of the picture heavily. you may want to hold it up to a light and see how much more you need to shade. you only need to shade over the parts that you want transferred.
 
spock1556 years ago
Nice one!!! may-on-aise... lol... sponges...
fearme36 (author)  spock1556 years ago
lol bill nigh the science guy!! the lepperchanitus foot lol
actually bill nye. but there is a lot of questions about how you spell his name now.
BILL bill BILL bill!
SCIENCE IS COOL!
As I was saying... Never ask for the foot of a lepperchan...
thepelton6 years ago
I made a kind of carbon paper in a Commercial Art class some thirty years ago by rubbing Conte crayon on a sheet of paper, then smearing it around with Bestine solvent. It made a passable carbon paper.
lemonie6 years ago
This would be DIY "Carbon Paper", seems to work OK. As a suggestion, if you can split the pencil in half lengthwise so you have the "lead" embedded in half the wood, you could sweep large areas of paper quickly. And use a soft pencil. L