Introduction: Handcrafted Metal Feather

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Step 1: Get a Piece of Scrap Metal

Cut the metal into a leaf like shape with a stem.

Step 2: Smooth the Surface

Get a buffer and just make the surface smooth.

Step 3: Burn and Cut

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Burn where you want to make the separators and the cut a triangle.

Step 4: Burn Some More

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Burn the tip of thee soon to be feather so it looks darker

Step 5: Drill

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Drill a hole where the burn ends. You will have to do this in the middle.

Step 6: Buffing

Buff the surface again just to make sure it is smooth enough.

Step 7: Wiring

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Get about 2-3 feet of copper wiring. Once you have that you are going to put it in the hole and make a hook at the top.

Step 8: Hang It

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Now you have made your own metal feather. Hang it on the wall or give it to some one for a gift.


Will123678 (author)2014-06-06

Just dont press too hard

Will123678 (author)2014-06-06

I used a jigsaw

Will123678 (author)2014-06-06

I am only 12 about to be 13

Will123678 (author)2014-06-06

I used diamond plate

What kind of metal did you use? What did you use to cut it with?

Will123678 (author)2014-06-02

Can also be used as a weapon

Will123678 (author)2014-06-02


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