Introduction: Finger Snowboard Instructable

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Finally the instructable for the finger snowboard shown in my slideshow (improved!).

Step 1: The Parts You Will Need...

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The picture shows all you need apart from another couple of sheets and some simple office tape!

Step 2: Design...

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I guess everybody likes a different design, but the basic things are:

-You have to make it large enough so that the ends of the bindings do not go off the edges too much.
-Long enough to accustom both of the bindings without the being squashed together; but not too long.
-Nice round edges.

Most of it is common sense really...

Step 3: Making the Deck (part 1)

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-You now have your template. Cut this out.
-Now take a new sheet of paper and fold so you get some good thick stuff to cut from.
-Check if it can accustom the width of your board.
-Trace around the template on your thick stuff.

Perfect...

Step 4: Making the Deck (part 2)

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-Before cutting out everything staple the whole lot as shown. You will want to staples on each side to bend when making the tail and the nose.
-When you have this cut out!

Step 5: Making the Deck (part 3)

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Now the final part...

-Circle lots of tape round it to make a nice, hard structure.
-Bend the nose and the tail.
-Bend those staples to to make to board keep it's shape.

There... You have the deck!

Step 6: The Bindings

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You will have to custom make the bindings for each finger.

-First you cut a square of paper approximately what I have shown you.
-Roll it round your finger etc... To make it look like what is on the photos.
-You then ensure it's sturdiness using tape and make it look better with strips of paper. It's common sense really...
-Do not make the bindings to large, long, high etc...

Make two of these...

Step 7: Stick It All Together! (you Are Nearly Finished!)

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-This is common sense...


Step 8: Well Done!

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You have finished the Finger Snowboard!

Comments

Farid007 (author)2012-10-15

You can use a pc with paint on it so you customize it,print it ,cut it ,tape it &voila awessome

shawdow7341 (author)2009-12-29

this is so cool all that tech deck stuff and that crap is so hard for me to control but this it stays on your fingers  


SOOOOO COOOOOOLLLLL

thawkman (author)shawdow73412011-04-16

Dude, you should check out my instructable, its basicly the same thing but the snowboard is way sturdier and the bindings have straps look :

da animal freak (author)2010-11-11

thanks for the great post. me and my brother made 5 of them and they're so awesome but is there any site which will teach you how to do tricks?

wham39837 (author)2010-02-16

i made a man sized one, and sold it for £60.00 (cool dude)

jacob cody (author)2010-02-06

i made one a while back and my friends loved it so i made them each one for $5 each. they really liked them and i got money so were all happy...lol

callumlewin (author)2009-12-28

 this is my snowboard and quarter pipe hope you like it good instuctable

jackdb1998 (author)2009-08-25

thats basicly just cheating! when you jump on a tech deck its more fun on this it just sticks to ur fingers!

samlehman (author)2009-08-14

great this is awesome i love it it's nearly better then my real snowboard

daninja (author)2009-02-14

whats bindings?

julesv (author)daninja2009-02-15

Bindongs are the part that connect your feet to the board.

Godzzz (author)julesv2009-07-13

lol bindongs

Joncalebbrown (author)2009-06-14

YO u rely need decorations.paint it or color it.i don't like it white

Electricellis (author)2009-02-19

great thanks i live in england so you can only buy the cheap shity ones but this is great i will make some tomorrow and i will send some pictures i might make some ramps and stuff

sharlston (author)Electricellis2009-05-04

no u cant i live in england look in the argos catalogue

experiencefb12 (author)2009-03-10

dude i made one it's awesome. the only thing i couldn't do is make the toes for the bindings. haha heres a pic.

npallstar97 (author)2009-01-22

can you find these in stores?

npallstar97 (author)2009-01-21

this is an awesome guide

psplayer23 (author)2008-12-30

5/5 its really hard to find these in store and this was perfect on how to make one

brock da diy man (author)2008-12-19

looks fun i want to try it 5/5 stars =)

Anton1995 (author)2008-08-24

Great It looks fun 4/5 stars

bunduk (author)2008-07-19

my mate made one in dt at school he got acrylic and cut it to the shape of a tech deck, then he heated the sides up and bent them, after that he bent some metal and glue gunned them on. it works really well

julesv (author)2008-07-08

Please rate guys!

benitbaby1 (author)2008-07-07

yayy!!! finallyyou made a tutorial!!! my friends has been asking about how you made it. and i made one too. so they really wanted me to make one so i did. but yours is wayy better than mine.

julesv (author)benitbaby12008-07-08

no problemo! Theres also an instructable on how to make the bindings look cool by me!

jj4942 (author)2008-07-06

orale thats cool make one on how to do techdeck ramp

Xander da gr8 (author)2008-07-02

That's fun to make!! My didn't turn out very cool looking but it is still fun to play with. How did you get the bindings into a foot shape?

julesv (author)Xander da gr82008-07-02

You bend strips of paper on the bindings with sellotape as shown in a picture in the binding making step. Anyway good job! You just need to make another one to get everything perfect lol.

Xander da gr8 (author)julesv2008-07-02

I can't get the paper to bend properly. All I can do is put it in a circle which looks worse than it does right now >:|

Xander da gr8 (author)julesv2008-07-02

oh... whoops

Xander da gr8 (author)2008-07-02

Why did you make it a collaboration if you were the only one to make it?????

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