I will show you how to make a cardboard tank.I made this really quick ,but the ones in the other pictures took longer.

Step 1: materials

You will need:
a pencil
an eraser
tape (masking tape works best)
1 army guy (optional)
1 flattened empty cereal box
ANYONE WHO WANTS IT: I have made a net cut out of all the parts. If you want them, just ask and I will try to upload them.
<p>I would really like that thanks! Please upload</p>
i do!!!!!
net?.... what parts?...Im a bit confused but watever ....upload it i guess
You don't know what a net is? <a rel="nofollow" href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Net_(polyhedron)">http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Net_(polyhedron)</a><br/> Wow. What grade math are you taking? And the parts make sense if you know what a net is lol. <br/><br/>I was planning on posting an instructable on how to make 3d models on the computer. May take a while,. but you'll have to look at that ok?<br/>
lol 8th....i heavent learned about it yet but I already knew what a polyhedron was , just didnt know it was also called a net and I looked ahead in my book and its there. I clicked the link those things look cool
Those images aren't what I am making lol. I guess I shall start the 'ible tomorrow or whenever I am less lazy.
<p>budug bangsat!!!!</p>
omg i mad one for my history project and i got an A+ on i cause of this help thank you for this! I love cardboard tanks!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Very nice!
I saw that you were asking where to get the radio gear for <a href="http://www.remote-island.co.uk/Categories/buy_radio_controlled_tanks_uk.html">RC Tanks</a> PM me and I can help you with this. Ta!
This is really cool! Just an idea I brought an <a href="http://www.remote-island.co.uk/Categories/buy_radio_controlled_tanks_uk.html">RC Tank <br></a> from here like ages ago! It was cheap enough just to use for spare parts!It actually looks exactly the same as the one in your picture. Maybe you could put some RC equipment in it? Perhaps it will be the first ever paper radio control tank! Now that would be an instructable !
nice idea but dud you need better designs. Are too simple...just google it on &quot;paper craft tank&quot; and see the images or check here:<a href="http://papercraftarts.blogspot.com/2007_12_01_archive.html" rel="nofollow">http://papercraftarts.blogspot.com/2007_12_01_archive.html</a><br> <br> <br>
how about a painted bottle cap for the turret? that might look more realistic...<br />
nice collection of tanks!<br />
I have the same army guy and great tuorial!
if you can find a motor for it that world be nice i have one but im rather have an remote controlled one
crdboard would be better, but i might use thick paper that fits in the printer, not sure what its called.
its called cardstock
i think what ur talking about is paperboard i made mine from cereal boxes
no, i don't think it' paper board...maybe.... i don't know... it's 8 1/2" by 11". btw, i made mine and i looks nice, but i might make paperr gear cylinders instead of it being flat, because it looks wierd.... not really wierd, but i think you get the point
mine looks great!
great job, as usual. If you spent a loooong time on it, I'm sure you could come up with a model that could be used in a video. Just put infront of greenscreen and there you go!
<em><strong>AMAZINGLY AWESOME INSTRUCTABLE!!!!</strong></em> nice instructable. I am going to try this with posterboard. Maybe ghillie it up and all that camo jazz. <em><strong>NICE</strong></em><br/><br/> -RA<br/>
lol cool i made some camo on mine with a gauze pad and i colored it with markers
Mine took me about 1 hour, though it is AWESOME!!!! I will post a pic soon!
sweet dude i realy like it
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ha ha ha I love this. made one myself, although all i had were brown and black pastels(turned out a perfect muddy type tank!). For those that don't know, to make a cardboard cube, make a cross like the one below. then, fold on the lines, into itself. tape together and voila! cube! :D
ok FINALY i made the tank now how do you make the cube??? more pics.....
well heres the nett design
i cant make the first part.... you need more deatail make the 1st part on ms paint so a cant print it
im making one !!!!
hey there, i made a similar thing last year based on a t34, however i wanted to simplify it and reduce down so it fitted on an a5 postcard size. Have just posted on deviant art:<br/><a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.deviantart.com/deviation/58637901/">http://www.deviantart.com/deviation/58637901/</a><br/><br/>keep it up <sup></sup><br/>
perfect, i'm gonna put a spudgun on an airplane and i needed something to shoot at...
thanks for the comments.
Using a ruler or something else with a straight edge would help. L
Just like they used in Normandy! Jokes aside, good instructable. You should probably explain how to make cardboard cubes. I know how to, but I'm not sure that others would.
these are sweet
I'm putting one of these on an RC car.
lol thats cool

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