Introduction: Knex Christmas Tree

Picture of Knex Christmas Tree

This is the Christmas Tree you will be making. This is my first instructable. Hope you like it.






Step 1: The Stump

Picture of The Stump

 The is the base of the tree. If not built correctly (cant really mess up here) the tree will topple.

Pieces Count

Blue 3d connector= 18
White Connector= 3
White rod= 4
Red Rod= 16
Gray Rod= 12

Step 2: The First "Floor"

Picture of The First "Floor"

This is the bottom of the tree. It kind of make the tree sturdy. This portion will curve a lot. As the tree goes higher the curve gets smaller. When connecting it to the stump you will have to stretch the tree and fix it in.

  Pieces Count

Blue 3d Connector= 4
Purple/Gray 3d connector= 12
Yellow Connector= 14
Orange Connector= 10
White Connector= 2
Black Y Connector= 4
Red Rod= 16
Gray Rod= 20
White Rod= 4
Blendy Rod= 4

Step 3: The Second "Floor"

Picture of The Second "Floor"

 This is the second part of the tree. The pictures are a bit dark but still they are easy to follow.

  Pieces Count

Blue 3D Connector= 4
Purple 3D Connector= 12
White Connector= 2
Yellow Connector= 4
Orange Connector= 12
Blendy Rod= 4
White Rod= 4
Gray Rod= 12
Red Rod= 16

Step 4: The Third "Floor"

Picture of The Third "Floor"

The center of the tree.

Piece Count


Blue 3D Connector= 4
Purple 3D Connector= 12
White Connector= 2
Orange Connector=12
Yellow Rod= 4
White Rod= 4
Red Rod=16
Gray Rod= 4
Blendy Rod= 4

Step 5: The Fourth "Floor"

Picture of The Fourth "Floor"

1 more to go.

  Piece Count

Blue 3d Connector= 4
Purple 3d Connector= 12
White Connector= 2
Orange Connector= 8
White Rod= 4
Yellow Rod= 4
Red Rod= 4
Blue Rod= 4
Blendy Rod= 4

Step 6: The Last "Floor"

Picture of The Last "Floor"

Done the main tree!

   Pieces Count

Blue 3d Connectors= 4
Purple 3d Connectors= 12
White Connector= 1
Yellow Rod= 4
White Rod= 4
Blendy Rod= 4

Step 7: The Ornaments

Picture of The Ornaments

Now to make the tree to make it "Christmasy" .
 

Pieces Count


Red Ornaments (5)=

White Rod= 10
Blue 3D Connectors= 5
Red Connector= 15
Green Rod= 20

Yellow Ornaments (5)=

White Rod= 10
Blue 3D Connectors= 5
Yellow Connectors= 15
Green Rod= 20

White Ornaments (5)=

White Rod= 10
Blue 3D Connector= 5
White Connector= 15
Green Rod= 20

Green Ornaments (5)=

White Rod= 10
Blue 3d Connector= 5
Green Connector= 15
Green Rod= 20

Step 8: The Star

Picture of The Star

The top star of bethelem.

  Piece Count

Blue Rod= 16
Red Rod= 1
Blue 3D Connector= 2
Green Connector= 8
Yellow Connector= 8
Gray Connector= 6

Step 9: Done!

Picture of Done!

  There. You are finally done. Now hope Santa leaves you a present under it.

Comments

NatNoBrains (author)2010-12-21

Do you want to enter this is my K'Nex Christmas Contest?

Sure. How do I get there to enter it.

Automatically. You've been entered!

Cool. Let me know if anything happens.

knexsuperbuilderfreak (author)2010-12-17

not to bad kinda looks like mine i made last week!

Maybe you can post yours too

im gonna be posting a smaller version of it on christmas eve

Shadowman39 (author)2010-12-18

Not bad, you should change the title to something like Knex Christmas Tree.

I actually did in the beginning but somehow the name got changed. Thanks for pointing it out.

~KGB~ (author)2010-12-17

nice one!

knex1111111111 (author)~KGB~2010-12-18

Thanks

~KGB~ (author)knex11111111112010-12-18

=D no prob

RMConstruction (author)2010-12-18

Not all that bad. Could use some more filling out.

I was going to but i ran out of pieces

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