loading
1Comments

Tell us about yourself!

Complete Your Profile
  • Deck of Cards in a Bottle (It's a puzzle!)

    I love this approach as some of the best teachers I had gave us general ideas of approaches but we had to learn how to figure out solutions to the problems. I learned so much more that way.For me the cards are the easier part. Whether they appear bent or not is irrelevant as the top of the box will be closed with the cards providing weight to the box when someone is handling the bottle. Ok, I'm a bit of a slob around the house, too. :)The challenge for me is getting the box into the bottle in pristine condition. Looking at the pictures of the tools I'm thinking the long forceps, tweezers, and an xacto knife would come into play in this case. I'm still thinking about it. I'm inspired from the tennis ball project which got me thinking that carefully placed cuts could help get the bo...see more »I love this approach as some of the best teachers I had gave us general ideas of approaches but we had to learn how to figure out solutions to the problems. I learned so much more that way.For me the cards are the easier part. Whether they appear bent or not is irrelevant as the top of the box will be closed with the cards providing weight to the box when someone is handling the bottle. Ok, I'm a bit of a slob around the house, too. :)The challenge for me is getting the box into the bottle in pristine condition. Looking at the pictures of the tools I'm thinking the long forceps, tweezers, and an xacto knife would come into play in this case. I'm still thinking about it. I'm inspired from the tennis ball project which got me thinking that carefully placed cuts could help get the box in without damage.Thanks so much for this brain teaser.

    View Instructable »