Introduction: Mario Automaton

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Everyone's favourite plumber is sure to be popular in most household. So here is how to make a Mario automaton.

Step 1: Credits

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The templates have all come from MAKE: Craft

Step 2: Materials & Tools

Paper card



Stanley Knife




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Print Templates:

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Glue the templates on thicker paper:

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Using a hobby knife, cut the templates out:

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Fold the net as shown:

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Cut out the next cube-net and fold as shown:

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Cut out white bits

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Cut out the large cylinder net and roll and glue it.

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Cut out the 2 red spirals and glue them together like so:

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Cut out the 2 red spirals and glue them together like so:

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Insert cylinder in to cube and attach red cam.

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Insert triangular pole with character in to cube.


blackforesttinkerers (author)2014-11-17

Thanks.All done.

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