Instructables: exploring - play - office-supplies - cheap http://www.instructables.com Thu, 31 Jul 2014 05:44:01 PDT BLOX v1.01 Easy Paper Rocket http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Rocket-2/
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Sat, 10 May 2014 21:57:47 PDT
Airsoft Pen Grenade (CHEAP TO MAKE) http://www.instructables.com/id/Airsoft-Pen-Grenade-CHEAP-TO-MAKE/
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Fri, 2 Aug 2013 15:43:58 PDT
Pen Crossbow- UNDER $1.00!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Pen-Crossbow-UNDER-100/
Pen Crossbow- UNDER $1.00!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCI/Y3PN/HAQ33J78/FCIY3PNHAQ33J78.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCI/Y3PN/HAQ33J78/FCIY3PNHAQ33J78.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCI/Y3PN/HAQ33J78/FCIY3PNHAQ33J78.SMALL.jpg shadowofsrk This pen crossbow is very strong and could seriously hurt a person or animal. I AM NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY INJURIES CAUSED BY THIS CROSSBOW!!!!! Materials Needed You will need: BIC pen (No, I'm not just partial to their brand. Their pens work the best out of any other I have tried.) Needle Nose...
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Fri, 18 Jan 2013 09:42:51 PST
Cool Tennis Ball Mouth http://www.instructables.com/id/Tennis-Ball-Holder/
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Thu, 6 Dec 2012 09:15:08 PST
Treadmill Walking Desk. Under $200. http://www.instructables.com/id/Treadmill-Walking-Desk-Under-200/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/9DVJ/H9G0W6SE/FCO9DVJH9G0W6SE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/9DVJ/H9G0W6SE/FCO9DVJH9G0W6SE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/9DVJ/H9G0W6SE/FCO9DVJH9G0W6SE.SMALL.jpg calebjc Treadmill Walking Desk. Under $200. DIY How-To and First Week Results of Usage I just finished building a treadmill walking desk for about $150 and 5 hours. I love it! We humans are such natural walkers, and now I can be a much more natural worker. We weren’t meant to sit for long. treadmill walkin...
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Thu, 15 Nov 2012 10:28:09 PST
Parabolic Pencil Star http://www.instructables.com/id/Parabolic-Pencil-Star/
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Sun, 16 Sep 2012 16:55:59 PDT
Working Tank Made of Office Supplies http://www.instructables.com/id/Working-Tank-Made-of-Office-Supplies/
Working Tank Made of Office Supplies - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF5/MU9E/H5IRWY15/FF5MU9EH5IRWY15.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF5/MU9E/H5IRWY15/FF5MU9EH5IRWY15.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF5/MU9E/H5IRWY15/FF5MU9EH5IRWY15.SMALL.jpg clairenoel Are you bored at the office? Are you stuck in one of those "Gotta Make Something" moods? Well, you're in luck! Here is an instructable on how to make a war tank out of office supplies that can actually move and shoot! Here are the Materials you will need to make your tank: Materials: -empty box of s...
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Mon, 13 Aug 2012 10:12:44 PDT
How To Make A Cheap Rubber Band Ball http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Cheap-Rubber-Band-Ball/
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By: Mr.CarWashGuy

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Fri, 16 Dec 2011 16:50:21 PST
Covert Blowgun http://www.instructables.com/id/Covert-Blowgun/
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Mon, 25 Oct 2010 11:52:36 PDT
How to make a 'bolt action' BB launcher out of a mechanical pencil http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-bolt-action-BB-launcher-out-of-a-m-1/
How to make a 'bolt action' BB launcher out of a mechanical pencil - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/CJOU/GALH1B7K/F5ACJOUGALH1B7K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/CJOU/GALH1B7K/F5ACJOUGALH1B7K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/CJOU/GALH1B7K/F5ACJOUGALH1B7K.SMALL.jpg ishmal1103 Have you ever needed a BB launcher that is durable, compact, dependable, and effective but always get stuck with bad designs? No more! This BB launcher is cheap and easy to make and easy to maintain. Will cost only about $1!! BECOME THE OFFICE DISTRACTION! Note: Please, at each step, look at the pic...
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Wed, 22 Sep 2010 18:46:26 PDT
How to make a 'bolt action' BB launcher out of a mechanical pencil http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-bolt-action-BB-launcher-out-of-a-m/
How to make a 'bolt action' BB launcher out of a mechanical pencil - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/CJOU/GALH1B7K/F5ACJOUGALH1B7K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/CJOU/GALH1B7K/F5ACJOUGALH1B7K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/CJOU/GALH1B7K/F5ACJOUGALH1B7K.SMALL.jpg ishmal1103 Have you ever needed a BB launcher that is durable, compact, dependable, and effective but always get stuck with bad designs? No more! This BB launcher is cheap and easy to make and easy to maintain. Will cost only about $1!! BECOME THE CLASSROOM DISTRACTION! Note: Please, at each step, look at the ...
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Thu, 26 Aug 2010 15:12:35 PDT
Fingernail Clipper Catapult http://www.instructables.com/id/Fingernail-Clipper-Catapult/
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By: Geek Gecko

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Sat, 1 May 2010 10:59:07 PDT
Pocket potato cannon http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocket-potato-cannon/
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Sat, 6 Dec 2008 10:44:04 PST
Build the Starship Enterprise from useless office supplies http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-the-Starship-Enterprise-from-useless-office-/
Build the Starship Enterprise from useless office supplies - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/JO6Q/FMSGGT4J/F5HJO6QFMSGGT4J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/JO6Q/FMSGGT4J/F5HJO6QFMSGGT4J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/JO6Q/FMSGGT4J/F5HJO6QFMSGGT4J.SMALL.jpg bchafy For the Star Trek fan in every office, you too can build this NCC-1701 Enterprise from junk in your desk drawer. Easy to assemble. Impress your friends. Makes a great gift or holiday ornament. Parts You will need:3 medium size binder clips1 large binder clip1 sharpie pen2 ink pens with colore...
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Tue, 28 Oct 2008 12:36:28 PDT
Easy, Homemade Dart http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Homemade-Dart/
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By: amature engineer

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Tue, 19 Aug 2008 11:58:00 PDT
Butterfly Pencil http://www.instructables.com/id/Butterfly-Pencil/
Butterfly Pencil - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/GVCZ/FJD365CJ/FLSGVCZFJD365CJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/GVCZ/FJD365CJ/FLSGVCZFJD365CJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/GVCZ/FJD365CJ/FLSGVCZFJD365CJ.SMALL.jpg pindalanderz A butterfly knife with a pencil instead of a blade. Recommended Items... To make this teacher or co-worker-freaking-out pencil you will need a couple of items: 1. A multi-tool or a knife and screwdriver (+ or - or both). 2. Two small(1/4 inch to 1/2 inch) screws. 3. A long dowel or stick about...
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Sat, 2 Aug 2008 12:03:37 PDT
Mechanical Pencil Staple Shooter http://www.instructables.com/id/Mechanical-Pencil-Staple-Shooter_1/
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By: n8man

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Sun, 1 Jun 2008 11:54:05 PDT
Pimp Your Pen! http://www.instructables.com/id/Pimp-Your-Pen/
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Mon, 7 Apr 2008 08:01:52 PDT
How to make a Dual sided pen! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Dual-sided-pen/
How to make a Dual sided pen! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9D/7KSE/FB10THSO/F9D7KSEFB10THSO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9D/7KSE/FB10THSO/F9D7KSEFB10THSO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9D/7KSE/FB10THSO/F9D7KSEFB10THSO.SMALL.jpg simharry In this Instructable I will teach you to make a dual sided pen. This is an easy 1-5 minute project that actually has some practicality. (It is also a cool trick to play on your friends, More on that later. ) This is my first Instructable so leave comments, but don't be harsh. I came up with this p...
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Sat, 5 Jan 2008 19:19:36 PST
BAMBOO SKEWER SHOOTER!! http://www.instructables.com/id/BAMBOO-SKEWER-SHOOTER!!/
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By: Mr. Chips

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Mon, 7 May 2007 16:28:52 PDT
popsicle stick headed darts http://www.instructables.com/id/popsicle-stick-headed-darts/
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Sun, 25 Feb 2007 17:39:40 PST
Arrows for Paperclip Bow http://www.instructables.com/id/Arrows-for-Paperclip-Bow/
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Tue, 23 Jan 2007 15:06:13 PST