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How to hollow out a book.

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Hi guys i am going show you how to hollow out a book (NOTE: steps 2-3 are only necessary if you cant find a book that is hard coved.)
 
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Step 2: Cuting out pages

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Grab about 10 pages it the start the the end of the book and cut them out.

Step 3: Gluing in the cardboard

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Put some glue on the cardboard and stick it to the inside of the two covers of the book.  This makes it hard covered.

Step 4: Mark out the hole

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Use a DVD case to mark out a hole.

Step 5: Start cutting

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Start cutting the pages on the lines you make with the pen and pull the cut pieces (make sure you go all the way to edges.)

Step 6: Time to glue

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To start put a plastic bag over the cover so that the glue doesn’t stick it shut .

Step 7:

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Make a squiggly line of glue on all three sides and rub it in with a piece of cardboard.

Step 8: Wait :(

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Put something heavy on top of it and wait for 12 hours (This gets boring so you should probably do it over night.)