Introduction: Phosphorescent Keyboard Barcelet

Have you got run-down keyboard? It isn't a trash. You can make an interesting barcelet from it.

Step 1: Step 1: Tools and Materials

You need: Tools: Drill, Drill-bit diameter=1mm, Tape, Toothpick, Wire, Bail

Materials: Phosporescent paint, Keyboard buttons

Step 2: Step 2: Measure and Choose You Text

Measure your joint circle and add 2 centimetres for it .Calculate how many buttons you need. (circle/weight)You need so many stave as many as the upshot-1. :) So, number of your staves: joint circle/button widht-1.

For example:circle=18cm, weight=2cm -->18:2-1=9-1=8 I need 8 buttons. You don't need as many as me.

After this you must choose your text.

Step 3: Step 3:Drill

Drill holes. Diameter=1mm. Drill holes for every buttons, to the corners.

Step 4: Step 4: Make the Anchors

Make anchors by wire. The wire doesn't need to be too strong but it doesn't need to be too woozy. Use the bail for inflection. How can you do this? Look at the pictures. :)

Step 5: Step 5: Union

Trifle sway out the anchors and put them into the holes . Repeat it until you finish barcelet. Don't put anchor to the last and the first holes.

Step 6: Step 6: the Snap

Look at the pictures. :)

Step 7: Step 7:Paint

Use te toothpick for paint the caracters. Paint the caracters. Wait until it will be dry.

Step 8: Finish!

Your barcelet is ready for use. :) It can light in the dark.

Comments

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MsSweetSatisfaction (author)2014-08-23

What an awesome upcycle, and you're right it makes a very interesting bracelet. Thanks for sharing!

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Thank you! :)