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This Instructable will teach you how to build a pyramid from bamboo skewers and rubber bands.
all you need is:
  • 8 bamboo skewers
  • 9 rubber bands
 
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Step 1: Make the parts ready

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Take the 8 skewers bamboo and cut their sharp end.

Step 2: Building the base

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take 4 skewers and put them like a square.
Connect their corner using rubber bands - one for each corner.

Step 3: Building the walls

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connect one more skewer for each corner, using 4 more rubber bands. it's important to connect the skewers from the inside of the square.

Step 4: Finishing the pyramid

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Take the last rubber band and with it connect the 4 standing skewers. It needs to look like in the picture.
If you want to make the pyramid look more solid, you can attach papers to the walls of the the pyramid.
Shut Up Now6 years ago
not to dis ur instructable, but what are some uses for this?
mtm1010976 years ago
if u change the design a little u can make a double sided 1 an drop it from ur roof and then it explodes into a million pieces
dredawg6 years ago
try making a geodesic dome with bamboo skewers and a hot glue gun, now thats challenging