Instructables: exploring - play - duct tape Sat, 22 Nov 2014 06:38:44 PST BLOX v1.01 Super Tough Warbird Glider
Super Tough Warbird Glider - More DIY How To Projects]]> BikeHacker Those store bought balsa gliders are just too flimsy, especially when in the hands of a 6 or 7 year old. This awesome glider will only take 15 minutes of your time to build! I have made quite a few of these little gliders, and done crazy things to them including: ( I don't recommend you do this) thr...
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Fri, 14 Nov 2014 08:14:49 PST
Plastic Spray Stencil
Plastic Spray Stencil - More DIY How To Projects]]> spawninggrounds This is a tutorial on how to make a clean stencil on yourHalloween costume.This was from a lot of trial and error. We tried stencils with straight paper, foam board and cardboard. All of them had their problems. I strongly suggest practicing first. I didn’t take photographs as I did it. I took pictu...
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Sat, 1 Nov 2014 13:23:01 PDT
Jugger Weapons
Jugger Weapons - More DIY How To Projects]]> savageinternet Imagine yourself as part of a post-apocalyptic battle team. The sun beating down on you, catching and glinting off your weapon. The ground soft beneath your feet. Your enemies across the field beginning to look worn down, their eyes betraying fear....Now you can be. ;) In Germany some time ago,...
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Sat, 30 Aug 2014 10:12:39 PDT
Final Fantasy Buster Sword Proto Type
Final Fantasy Buster Sword Proto Type - More DIY How To Projects]]> .Jak If you are a Final Fantasy fan, then you have tried(or wanted) to make a buster sword at some point in your gaming crusade.Like you,I also had this desire, which has now taken form into a cardboard/duct tape masterpiece(more or less).But this is far from a finished design. Not so heavy. I made t...
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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 10:13:42 PDT
Non-tubular Sword Boffer
Non-tubular Sword Boffer - More DIY How To Projects]]> letsfaceit About a year ago, a couple of fresh and excited LARPers came to a conclusion that the level of boffer quality in their local LARPing community could use a boost. Tube-shaped swords are easy to make, cheap, and certainly get the job done. The problem is that they just don't really look like swords! ...
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Sat, 28 Jun 2014 02:50:10 PDT
Make Your Own Model Rocket!
Make Your Own Model Rocket! - More DIY How To Projects]]> Louis_H As this is my first Instructable, please forgive me for any rough edges. Cheers and thanks for reading!Have you ever wanted to try out rocketry but didn't want to go out and buy a kit? In this Instructable I will show you how to design and build your own custom rocket, using old manila folders and ...
By: Louis_H

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Fri, 27 Jun 2014 13:58:17 PDT
Sharks with Frickin' Laser Beams Attached to their Heads!
Sharks with Frickin' Laser Beams Attached to their Heads! - More DIY How To Projects]]> johnstat000 "You know, I have one simple request. And that is to have sharks with frickin' laser beams attached to their heads!"- Dr. EvilWe all love that awesome Mike Meyers villain. His catchy hand positions, cool suit. hairless cat... (need I go further?)So I decided to make one of the things he is most know...
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Mon, 16 Jun 2014 07:38:31 PDT
Giant Cardboard Minion Costume tblood3846 This year for Halloween I decided to make a Despicable Me Minion costume out of mostly cardboard, duct tape, and PVC pipe. It turned out amazing! I had high hopes that it would turn out but it far surpassed my expectations. I am 6'10'' and I wanted my eyes to be right above the goggles so through th...
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Sat, 16 Nov 2013 09:33:03 PST
Rock'em Sock'em Robot Costumes
Rock'em Sock'em Robot Costumes - More DIY How To Projects]]> EyeHeartInk     Hello Instructoids. I am happy to finally share a costume build  that I completed in 2012. I used as many recycled materials that I could and I spent about $150 total, mostly on duct tape, batteries, and hot glue. I don't have an engineering degree, nor am I great at math, geometry, etc.  A lot ...
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Tue, 5 Nov 2013 12:49:30 PST
Dusty Crophopper Halloween Costume
Dusty Crophopper Halloween Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> lordna My wife and I decided to make our son a Dusty Crophopper costume for Halloween, but we wanted it to have a little something extra. So, I made a motorized propeller. Materials Needed * cardboard (I used diaper boxes)* duct tape (plenty of it, and the right colors)* hot glue gun and glue* razor kn...
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Tue, 5 Nov 2013 04:17:20 PST
How to make a safe and sturdy Boffer Sword
How to make a safe and sturdy Boffer Sword - More DIY How To Projects]]> dtuininga For this Instructable, I'm going to show you my process on how to make a soft but durable play sword, something that can be used for full contact LARP or cosplay accessory. Why? Because some people are all about swords. And whether that's you or just someone you like a whole lot, it's good to pay at...
By: dtuininga

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Tue, 2 Jul 2013 00:11:07 PDT
Duct Tape Purse
Duct Tape Purse - More DIY How To Projects]]> lauristeffy Duct Tape wallet look too hard for you?  Try this easy Duct Tape purse first.   You can make it larger or smaller depending on how many strips of tape you use in step one. You will need • Duct tape, any colors • Scissors • Ruler • Velcro Dots (Sticky Back) • Marker • Something round to use as templ...
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Tue, 18 Jun 2013 09:28:18 PDT
Duct Tape Ironman Mark1
Duct Tape Ironman Mark1 - More DIY How To Projects]]> ironman fan hey guys. I looked for a duct tape ironman before but nobody made it so I took it upon myself to make it. Taking Form first you have to look at a reference. you can use the one above if you want. Tape when you have a good idea of what you want it to look like start wrapping the duct tape you c...
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Mon, 17 Jun 2013 16:59:57 PDT
Easy Duct Tape Wallet
Easy Duct Tape Wallet - More DIY How To Projects]]> lauristeffy So I know there are already a bunch of these but here is my easy duct tape wallet.  I made this for my teen Summer Reading Program at my library.  You will need      Duck tape, any colors (I'm using three different colors to show the parts easier)      Scissors      Gift card or credit card to help...
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Mon, 17 Jun 2013 14:50:46 PDT
Duct Tape Minecraft Creeper
Duct Tape Minecraft Creeper - More DIY How To Projects]]> 14skillman this is a great project for a day at home. Supplies Dark green duct tapelight green duct tapeblack sheet of duct tapeknife12" x 12" boxblack pantyhose Measure place a strip of tape on your cutting board and measure with the side of the roll. Cut Cut along the side of the should...
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Wed, 27 Mar 2013 07:54:23 PDT
Cardboard rocket - It flies!
Cardboard rocket - It flies! - More DIY How To Projects]]> bstrachota This project is the product of a collaboration with a friend of mine somewhat obsessed with rocket propulsion. We wanted to make something simple (made from little more than cardboard and duct tape) that could do something cool. This Instructable provides the cut sheets for use with a laser cutter,...
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Sun, 10 Mar 2013 18:52:39 PDT
Dragon Viking Shield
Dragon Viking Shield - More DIY How To Projects]]> 69valentine My son wanted to be a Viking for Halloween. So, with a few sheets of cardboard, a bowl and some duct tape I built him a Viking shield even Gobber would be proud of. Remember, “Your most important piece of equipment is your shield. If you must make a choice between a sword or a shield, take the ...
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Sat, 9 Mar 2013 15:56:17 PST
Lego Captain America Costume troopersmachine I started making my own halloween costumes as a kid, it became a tradition that I now share with my young son.  He loves Legos and Captain America, and after seeing me reading an instructable on how to make a Lego Indiana Jones costume he had his heart set on being a Lego man for halloween. http://w...
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Fri, 1 Mar 2013 23:13:22 PST
Mini Duct Tape Minecraft Heads
Mini Duct Tape Minecraft Heads - More DIY How To Projects]]> Awkward Shark Do you love Minecraft? Do you love working with duct tape? If so, this project is for you. In this Instructable  I will show you how to make a Creeper and Slime head from the hit game Minecraft. You could use this tutorial to make nearly any kind of block from Minecraft. You could make diamond ore, ...
By: Awkward Shark

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Tue, 19 Feb 2013 18:48:25 PST
Epic Crossbow
Epic Crossbow - More DIY How To Projects]]> Master1811 The crossbow was a very powerful and precise weapon from the Middle Ages. It still intrigues us in this age as well. Today  I will be explaining how to replicate a simple model of one these beasts using cardboard and duct tape.  Make-to-Learn Youth Contest 1. What did you make? I made my own vers...
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Sat, 16 Feb 2013 09:41:14 PST
Cheap and Easy Iron Man Arc Reactor thewriternerd You may not be a genius, billionaire, playboy, or philanthropist (or even handy with electronics and soldering), but you can still make a pretty realistic Iron Man arc reactor with nothing more than a small closet light and some tape. I used a Stick 'N' Click light (requires 3 AAA batteries), which...
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Sat, 26 Jan 2013 08:51:52 PST
Poor Man's Thor Penolopy Bulnick My husband and some of his colleagues decided to be the cheap and easy Avengers.  My husband's Avenger is Thor and he whipped up this costume quick last night and I thought I'd share it in case someone else needed to whip together a last minute Avenger costume. Supplies and Directions: Shirt: ...
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Tue, 30 Oct 2012 13:05:03 PDT
Make Large Scale Horns for Less than $10 with Aluminum Foil & Duct Tape NINADNGR A super easy, super cheap way to make impressive, large-scale horns for your Hallowe'en, cosplay, or other accessory needs. No messy papier-mâché, glue, or carving tools needed!

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Mon, 29 Oct 2012 09:27:55 PDT
Chess/Checker Set from Remnant Marble/Tile and Duct Tape...Pick Your Color!
Chess/Checker Set from Remnant Marble/Tile and Duct Tape...Pick Your Color! - More DIY How To Projects]]> joanstanescu You will love playing chess/checkers with this colorful board made from remnant 12"x12" marble(as shown here) and decorative duct tape! Personalize your own  board with wonderful colors and designs.    Spare coins can serve as checkers or chessboard pieces! Please take our survey (answer questi...
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Mon, 13 Aug 2012 15:34:00 PDT
wallet made ​​with chewing gum box
wallet made ​​with chewing gum box - More DIY How To Projects]]> sergio mendes materials: Duct tape. Chewing-gum box. Hot glue. preparing the outside With duct tape line the Chewing-gum box. Leave the closure system. preparing inside part Line with duct tape. strengthening the wallet with hot glue strengthening the old collages decorating with a permanent mark...
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Mon, 18 Jun 2012 06:41:20 PDT
Duct Tape Wallet
Duct Tape Wallet - More DIY How To Projects]]> Childrens Museum of Houston Don't buy a wallet. Keep your a wallet you make! This is also an excellent introductory project for working with duct tape from which you can spin off and start creating more complex projects. This is one of the 48 projects for our Instructables: Made In Your Mind (IMIYM) exhibition at t...
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Tue, 5 Jun 2012 14:23:03 PDT
Duct Tape / Cardboard Iron Helmet (Skyrim)
Duct Tape / Cardboard Iron Helmet (Skyrim) - More DIY How To Projects]]> monsterlego This will show you how to make a easy and cheap Skrim iron helmet using duct tape and cardboard. I've always wanted to make one of these, but i never can acquire the proper materials, so i made one using my favorite crafting  stuff, cardboard and duct tape! The result is very sturdy too. Material...
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Mon, 4 Jun 2012 20:40:20 PDT
How to Make a Simple Duct Tape Wallet
How to Make a Simple Duct Tape Wallet - More DIY How To Projects]]> parismtb This is just a simple wallet, good for beginners and people that may be having trouble with a more advanced one. This one is just a simple billfold and four credit card pockets, with an optional design. Keep in mind that this is also my first instructable (Yay!) and all of the photos are taken from ...
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Sun, 6 May 2012 10:04:18 PDT
Hack a VHS Cassette Tape into SUPER POM POMS!
Hack a VHS Cassette Tape into SUPER POM POMS! - More DIY How To Projects]]> bajablue When you're ready to really cheer your favorite football team to victory, you're gonna need real pom poms!  And you're not going to settle for cheapo foo-foo paper or ribbon pom poms, either, no sirree! Not when there's an old VHS cassette tape collecting dust in the closet... just waiting to redi...
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Mon, 6 Feb 2012 19:12:45 PST
pretty safe duct tape nunchucks
pretty safe duct tape nunchucks - More DIY How To Projects]]> jillhohn all you need to make these is : duct tape and scissors first cut two pieces of tape about 10 inches long. next tear off a lot of pieces about 2 inches long then cruple them up and place them on each one of the 10 inch pieces like in the pictures.these will be the handles. next you want t...
By: jillhohn

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Tue, 29 Nov 2011 16:58:17 PST
easy duct tape lightsaber
easy duct tape lightsaber - More DIY How To Projects]]> jillhohn all you ned to make this is some pvc pipe, duct tape, scissors, and something to cut pvc pipe with. the pvc pipe needs to be cut to however long you want your lightsaber. next take the color duct tape of your choice and cover about 2/3 of the pvc pipe. now cover the the rest with a diffe...
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Tue, 29 Nov 2011 16:41:41 PST
Memory Card Wallet
Memory Card Wallet - More DIY How To Projects]]> ericscrum Over the years, I have accumulated several types of memory cards for cameras and cell phones, and I have way too many of them. Unfortunately, they are all small sized cards, which means that if I am going to take a lot of pictures, then I have to bring all of them along. This becomes annoying, espec...
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Mon, 21 Nov 2011 21:16:58 PST
DIY Hellboy Costume
DIY Hellboy Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> Glomgrey My shtick is/was normally historical(ish) food, but since my brother's birthday is 3 days before Halloween, he asked me to help make him a costume as his birthday present. He wanted to be Hellboy for a costume party that he and his friends were going to, so I did my best to make the costume, and doc...
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Wed, 2 Nov 2011 16:05:02 PDT
Easy Angry Birds Mask Poehls05 Before I start, If you enjoy this Instructable, please vote for it in the Halloween Contest. Thank You! Originally this wasn't meant to be an Instructable, more so a last minute costume. So things aren't exactly documented the best. That being said, this 'ible is very simple as long as you know wha...
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Mon, 31 Oct 2011 15:03:17 PDT
Duct Tape and Balloon Ball
Duct Tape and Balloon Ball - More DIY How To Projects]]> Phad This ball can be used as a super-light volleyball, playground ball, or just a ball to play catch with. You might find other uses as well. The ball is light and grippy. It's cheap and easy to make. It is surprisingly durable and stands up to repeated kicking. Gather your materials. You will need ...
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Sat, 24 Sep 2011 17:46:55 PDT
Youth Center Desktop Slingshot Catapult
Youth Center Desktop Slingshot Catapult - More DIY How To Projects]]> samaside Originally this design was created for in-house use only. I work as a tech lab program lead for a youth center on the army base where I grew up. I teach science and technology and do assorted projects with middle school and high school students. When I first got started at the center I had missed th...
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Thu, 28 Jul 2011 14:42:09 PDT
Flying Captain America Shield
Flying Captain America Shield - More DIY How To Projects]]> seamster This is a flying Captain America shield that you can make out of duct tape and cardboard. Make a couple of these and you can battle it out with your friends Captain America-style! I had two goals in mind with this project: 1) that the finished shield could be tossed around safely and actually fly s...
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Thu, 14 Jul 2011 18:27:43 PDT
The Signboard wallet
The Signboard wallet - More DIY How To Projects]]> blah42 this is a durable wallet that I came up working with signboard, or cloroplast.  It is made of just signboad and duct tape. The olny problem is it has no credit card pockets. Materials Materials: duct tape 5 x 6 inch cloroplast board Tools: sharpie measuring tape exacto knife or scissors the ...
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Sat, 2 Jul 2011 08:54:06 PDT
Duct Tape Cleats for ice, snow or play. cloudifornia These field-tested SCOTCH TOUGH duct tape cleats performed better than I expected!   They were easy to assemble and it felt like I was wearing hiking boots instead of tennis shoes.  The last picture was taken of the soles after I walked a mile down a hard dirt road. Although some of the gravel cle...
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Fri, 17 Jun 2011 13:58:11 PDT
How to make a Double Barrel Glove Gun
How to make a Double Barrel Glove Gun - More DIY How To Projects]]> cammers Glove guns are surprisingly powerful and accurate weapons that work the same way as a sling-shot (or shanghai as we used to call them). The rubber is the finger of a rubber glove - hence the name. Instead of a Y shaped stick the rubber is mounted on the end of a pipe that forms the barrel of the gun...
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Thu, 2 Jun 2011 21:13:52 PDT
Bacon Duct Tape
Bacon Duct Tape - More DIY How To Projects]]> wduck3 Two things that I use daily are bacon and duct tape. My dad and I both think that nearly any problem can be solved with one, or both of those two items. In this instructable I will show you how to make duct tape that looks like bacon! Plus, I'll even show you what I made it for. If you liked this i...
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Sun, 8 May 2011 17:53:02 PDT
NES controller duct tape wallet
NES controller duct tape wallet - More DIY How To Projects]]> chessman908 the billfold What you will need: duct tape: silver, red, black, and white. scissors. a ruler. A pen. 6 square and 2 half square legos A penny. x-acto knife. First rip/cut eight strips of silver duct tape that are 9 inches long.then lay one strip sticky side up, then lay another strip sticky s...
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Sun, 13 Mar 2011 11:37:10 PDT
Duct Tape Sculpture-Kirby! CongyuLopu Using extra rolls of duct tape, several toothpicks, and aluminum foil, I constructed a duct tape model of my favorite pink video game star, Kirby! (with some flare!)
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Sun, 6 Mar 2011 17:30:19 PST
The alien from 5 below
The alien from 5 below - More DIY How To Projects]]> scarebob123 In this instructable I will show you how to make a glowing alien robot. I've found a bunch of really cool instructables that I couldn't make because I didn't have the supplies so I hope you can make this one. Materials Materials 1 pair of scissors 1 roll of duct tape 1 small plastic ...
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Sat, 5 Feb 2011 09:30:41 PST
Duct Tape Game Case
Duct Tape Game Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> Dnamra A game case with a slot for the disk and 2 slots for memory cards. Materials -Cardboard (from cereal boxes) -Duct tape -Scissors Case Cut out a piece of cardboard that is 11" by 7.5". Fold it in half. Now, coat it in duct tape. Make sure you fold the cardboard tightly so it will stay closed....
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Fri, 26 Nov 2010 15:06:51 PST
Duct Tape Rocket
Duct Tape Rocket - More DIY How To Projects]]> Eldjotnar Materials Needed: 1. A roll of duct tape 2. A cardboard tube 3. Some sort of cardboard box 4. Scissors 5. Compass (mathematical) 6. A rocket engine 7. Straw (optional) The Body Step 1: Take your cardboard tube and wrap duct tape around it 4 - 5 times. The more layers it has, the more sturdy it ...
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Mon, 22 Nov 2010 19:47:34 PST
Duct tape rope, the the answer to the life long question: rope or tape
Duct tape rope, the the answer to the life long question: rope or tape - More DIY How To Projects]]> ostomesto If you need to do, make, or fix something  you usually have 2 options, tape or rope( i know there is liquid adheisives and screws or nails but hear me out, duct tape has an adheisive and if your thinking of using screws or nails then use them. some thing that big wont be held togather by a wrap of t...
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Fri, 19 Nov 2010 15:42:20 PST
Duct Tape Arm Cannon
Duct Tape Arm Cannon - More DIY How To Projects]]> AwesomeSwordGuy Be like Samus without the suit!!!! (Which I will be making later btw) Easy to make and fun to use!!!! Ok here's whatcha need: Duct Tape Cardboard Box Cutter or Scissors Spray paint(optional) Handle First get a smalll peice of cardboard and roll it up then duct tape it together. Careful the le...
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Thu, 18 Nov 2010 19:26:50 PST
The Ducteridoo
The Ducteridoo - More DIY How To Projects]]> Max "the bassist" Pratt In this instructable I will be showing you how to make your very own Ducteridoo! I'm sure you have no idea what i mean. A Ducteridoo is a foldable and inflatable digeridoo made out of nothing but duct tape! This is an easy, fun, cheap, and quick project that is great for a first didgeridoo! PreSt...
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Thu, 18 Nov 2010 09:33:37 PST
how to make a duct tape ninja star
how to make a duct tape ninja star - More DIY How To Projects]]> jillhohn It will look like this when finished first cut out two card board parralelagrams about 4 inches long. next put them together like this.
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Wed, 17 Nov 2010 19:16:40 PST