Introduction: Duct Tape Sword Sheath

Sheath for a wooden or plastic sword.Sorry for the bad pictures.

Step 1: Things You Need

These are the things you will need.
1 Sword you are making the sheath for
2 Duct tape (one role should be plenty depending on the swords length)
3 Clear tape
4 Knife
5 Note book

Step 2: Paper Linning

Take a piece of paper the size of your sword and tape it so it stays rolled.

Step 3: Attaching to the Thing

Like i said i cant remember how i made it but attach your rolled paper to your on started( i think it is basically a duct tape bracelet with a clip locked in to a luggage lock ,lock end covered by tape)Put tape one the inside of the paper and Starter.

Step 4: And So It Begines

Cover the paper in duct tape. Do it well it is on the sword it makes smoothing the tape out easier.

Step 5: Next Roll of Paper

For the next roll of paper just slide it into the end of the first. Then repeat the covering of the paper.

Step 6: Bottem

When you get to the bottom just fold the paper over the bottom of the sword to form a cap. Then duct tape


LedTronMan (author)2014-08-15

No, because then the duct tape would stick to the sword

I R ASSASSIN (author)2010-08-21

is it okay if you just use duct tape? like for the whole sheath itself. Nice instructable by the way

Ward_Nox (author)2008-06-18

nd i'll be pasing this on to by buddy from collage who LARPS

daltonjcw (author)Ward_Nox2009-01-09

cool, I wanna do that sometime

Ward_Nox (author)daltonjcw2009-01-18

yea i'm trying to find a group near me

corey_caffeine (author)Ward_Nox2009-09-13

google amtgard

secatuderteder (author)2009-03-07

"attach your rolled paper to your on started" what is this supposed to mean?

itsme242 (author)secatuderteder2009-03-09

I made a duck tape circle first then the rest of the sheath. So it means to attach your paper roll to that starting piece.

secatuderteder (author)itsme2422009-03-10

Okay thanks

randomguy96 (author)2008-10-18

i made this for a hooked shortsword with black duct tape and added a long fabric strip for a belt.

itsme242 (author)randomguy962008-10-20

do you have pics

Kaiven (author)2008-09-30

I made a sheath similar to this, but it was poster board and has two rings on the back of it for attaching a shoulder strap.

Lt. Duct Tape (author)2008-07-17

damn I was gonna post this! Oh well, kudos on the Instructable! Mine was just made from duct tape "fabric", not paper and tape. Yours is much stiffer, which I think is a good thing.

itsme242 (author)Lt. Duct Tape2008-07-21

Ya but the tape i used i am having problems getting to stay stuck

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