Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - office-supplies - office supplies Tue, 3 May 2016 13:27:04 PDT BLOX v1.01 Rubber Band Launcher
Rubber Band Launcher - More DIY How To Projects]]> EllaA1 Easy office warfare device!Use it well, use it to hit office workers in the head with a rubber band, use it wisely.WARNING: office workers may get ticked off if you use it the wrong way.WARNING: if you shoot this at your boss, you may get fired! What you will need: You will need:Amunition(rubber ...
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Mon, 4 Jan 2016 13:02:42 PST
Binder Clip Catapult
Binder Clip Catapult - More DIY How To Projects]]> Jack of Some Trades Hi there! This is my first instructable, so if anyone has tips or suggestions, please comment. Sorry for the bad pictures, but hopefully the steps are clear enough to follow. Anyway, this is a really cool catapult I came up with after school one day. I showed it to my friends, and they liked it, so ...
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Thu, 3 Sep 2015 17:36:14 PDT
Ping Pong Ball Hand Cannon
Ping Pong Ball Hand Cannon - More DIY How To Projects]]> Orange-Man Here's an easy to make ping pong ball launcher that you can build from stuff you may have laying around your house. It will easily fire ping pong balls over 25 feet. Gather your resources You'll need:A toilet paper roll tubePing pong ball(s)Two paper clipsTwo rubber bandsSmall plyers3/4" clay ma...
By: Orange-Man

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Sat, 22 Aug 2015 10:10:08 PDT
Fast and Cheap Penguin Army
Fast and Cheap Penguin Army - More DIY How To Projects]]> fatbasta72 Build your own penguin army using common office supplies. Materials: 1. Ballons, I prefer black, but it's your army you choose any color you like. 12 pack $0.992. Several sheets of white paper. Every office has this stuff floating around.3. Several sheets of yellow paper, I used some card stock. ...
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Wed, 19 Aug 2015 16:05:06 PDT
Sticky Note Dart
Sticky Note Dart - More DIY How To Projects]]> Razor0787 Today I'm going to show you how to make a dart out of a sticky note, a tack, electrical tape, hot glue, and paperclips. This dart was inspired by a project in a book I once read, and this is my modified version of it. It is accurate and easily sticks into wood. So let's get started! Supplies You ...
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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 14:57:49 PDT
Easy Office Supplies hidden blade/ Hidden Ball Chain thrower
Easy Office Supplies hidden blade/ Hidden Ball Chain thrower - More DIY How To Projects]]> Phoenix butter and Jesse Hello, in this instructable I will show you how to make a hidden blade out of a pen. I will also show you how to make a secret ball chain launcher. Hope you enjoy! :) Materials Here are some of the materials you will need for the hidden blade:a pen and a rubber bandTools:your hands Dismantl...
By: Phoenix butter and Jesse

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Sun, 14 Jun 2015 18:18:52 PDT
Rubber band Ball: tips and tricks
Rubber band Ball: tips and tricks - More DIY How To Projects]]> dragonrising I've always wanted to make a rubber band ball, but I've never had the time before, which always left the rubber bands tangled and messy in the little bag. Getting tired of this, I finally pulled my resolve together, and did it. This is less an exact step by step, and more some tips and tricks to mak...
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Tue, 20 Jan 2015 18:03:06 PST
Glamorize your pen
Glamorize your pen - More DIY How To Projects]]> ChrysN Ever since Ninzerbean posted her Bic Pen goes Glamorous instructable I have been embellishing the pen and pencil I use at work with Sugru and beads. It is a great way to personalize your boring office pens and impress your co-workers too. I had wanted to make another one, but I discovered that I h...
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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 16:17:07 PDT
Stapler Gun (Office Supplies)
Stapler Gun (Office Supplies) - More DIY How To Projects]]> vaibhavsuri This is a gun made from a stapler , it isn't accurate but it has a long rangeMaterial Required : Scissors ,Working hands , Stapler (any stapler like in the second pic)(i used kangaro HD-10D) andToothpicks (ammo) Removing the covering and dismantle the stapler Use the Scissors to remove the plast...
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Thu, 15 May 2014 04:17:07 PDT
The X-Wing Fighter Jet
The X-Wing Fighter Jet - More DIY How To Projects]]> mshafin In this tutorial you will learn to make a X-Wing Fighter Jet out of office supplies to decorate your office or impress others. Materials Materials 2 binder clip A SD card A sharpener A Highlighter 4 Paper clipsTools TapeHot glue (optional) The Tail Start of by either hot gluing or taping on ...
By: mshafin

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Mon, 21 Apr 2014 22:14:41 PDT
bulldog clip shooter
bulldog clip shooter - More DIY How To Projects]]> knexbug This is an instructable which I saw a few years back but now seems inaccessible so please do not think I am trying to take the credit for the design. I'm just posting it in case the original is no longer accessible, hope everyone enjoys. Parts needed For this instructable you need two bulldog cli...
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Tue, 11 Mar 2014 23:22:50 PDT
very powerful Pea shooter
very powerful Pea shooter - More DIY How To Projects]]> doctor professor awesome This will shoot a bb at high speeds materials you will need a pen haloed out 1 rubber band and one water balloon then wrap the rubber band around the balloon this instructable very is easy all you do is put the water balloon over the pen as shown in the picture then wrap the rubber band ar...
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Mon, 20 Jan 2014 13:32:59 PST
How to Make a Pen Gun
How to Make a Pen Gun - More DIY How To Projects]]> Von Malegowski I show how to make a simple pen gun that uses a rubber band and can shoot airsoft bb's as well as other things. I use two pens, a mechanical pencil and an elastic band, but it can also be made with simply one mechanical pencil and an elastic band. I used two pens to make it so I can fit projectiles ...
By: Von Malegowski

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Thu, 26 Dec 2013 18:36:20 PST
Pen Pistol
Pen Pistol - More DIY How To Projects]]> MEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE You need to build the pen gun I used. To help you with searching, I give you THIS. This is just an improvement of the pen gun Gathering the materials For this build, you will need an unsharpened pencil, some duct tape, a binder clip, and the pen gun. Attaching the pen gun The pencil will be yo...

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Wed, 18 Dec 2013 17:11:08 PST
Desktop Slingshot
Desktop Slingshot - More DIY How To Projects]]> Znaffi In this is instructable, i am going to show you how to make an easy to use, desktop slingshot. This instructable is in the craft contest, the toy contest and the launch it contest, so it would be very nice if you would vote for me! Bending the paperclip Use the nose pliers to bend the paper clip...
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Sat, 8 Jun 2013 05:57:49 PDT
Simple Pen Gun
Simple Pen Gun - More DIY How To Projects]]> Chikpeas Brother There are many pen guns online. But to my knowledge, none of them can be made solely with a pen. So, I decided to create the first true "pen gun." Materials For this project you will need: A pen Tape (optional) Disassembling the Pen Disassemble the pen. Set aside the plastic tip, spring, and...
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Wed, 1 May 2013 04:29:40 PDT
Three-binder-clip smart phone holder
Three-binder-clip smart phone holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> kristinazero There's so many great versions of this contraption, but this is my favourite one, as it's both simple and stable. Materials You will need: Two extra large binder clips (1" or larger) One slightly smaller binder clip Form the base Start with your two large clips.  With "mouths" facin...
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Wed, 19 Dec 2012 09:07:25 PST
Paperclip Viking Catapult
Paperclip Viking Catapult - More DIY How To Projects]]> kittykatkisses You are going to need: 7 Large Paperclips 3 Small Paperclips 10 Small Rubber Bands Post-It Pad Tape (not shown) Pliers help but the first one I made I used the tab popper on a bottle opener and a padlock key Basket This is the hard part for me. After unbending all of the paperclips, take the thr...
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Mon, 17 Sep 2012 07:07:23 PDT
Parabolic Pencil Star
Parabolic Pencil Star - More DIY How To Projects]]> Eat More Chicken Almost everyone has seen how straight lines can be turned into a near-perfect parabolic curve, and everyone has a bunch of pencils lying around at home or at the office that they don't use.  Put those pencils to use and build this neat pencil star.  The curves are created by following the same conce...
By: Eat More Chicken

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Sun, 16 Sep 2012 16:55:59 PDT
Office Supply Shooter
Office Supply Shooter - More DIY How To Projects]]> roboticarrow This instructable will teach you how to make a device that shoots an unbent paperclip using only a rubber band, a mechanical pencil, and scotch tape.  The final product looks like an ordinary mechanical pencil but is far from it.  Picture one is the pencil before it is modified, and picture two is a...
By: roboticarrow

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Thu, 13 Sep 2012 14:00:50 PDT
Oh, what to wear?
Oh, what to wear? - More DIY How To Projects]]> CitizenScientist I wore high heels to work at day because I had a presentation at the group meeting, but by mid morning my fee were killing me. I wish I had brought a pair of back up shoes! Is there anything in my cubicle to help me? A bunch of my friends are going to walk down the block and go out to lunch but I'll...
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Sun, 9 Sep 2012 11:57:08 PDT
Mechanical pencil cannon
Mechanical pencil cannon - More DIY How To Projects]]> chewie616 In this instructable I will show you how to make a mechanical pencil cannon from a mechanical pencil, scissors and a spring. Step 1 First you unscrew the top of the pencil.  Step 2 Take out the insides of the pencil, making sure all the contents are there and working. Step 3 Now you take of...
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Sat, 8 Sep 2012 11:25:53 PDT
How to keep your cables from falling off your desk
How to keep your cables from falling off your desk - More DIY How To Projects]]> ninja_maker hey everyone im back again to chow u how to keep ur cables from falling off ur desk. I know it is a pain to pick up ur cables if they fall off the desk, so i have come up with a simple solution. Stuff u will need -binder clips, medium or large(depending on the thickness of ur desk) - a desk - cab...
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Wed, 5 Sep 2012 20:01:56 PDT
Fun with Index Cards - Little Home on the Desktop
Fun with Index Cards - Little Home on the Desktop - More DIY How To Projects]]> TheProcrastibaker Trapped inside your cubicle, it is only 2 p.m., and you already feel your attention starting to sway.  You find your mind drifting back to a simpler time, a time of one-room homes on the prairie with garden patches and picket fences... *If only there were a way to bring the simplicity of the homest...
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Tue, 28 Aug 2012 11:51:40 PDT
How to Build a Business Card Cube!
How to Build a Business Card Cube! - More DIY How To Projects]]> kdac This instructable will walk you through building your very own business card cube! Note* Sorry for all the blurring.  I didn't want anyone calling my office :) Eyeball measuring Take 2 business cards and lay them across one another in a T. You'll want to ensure that you have an equal amount on ...
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Thu, 23 Aug 2012 08:10:10 PDT
Desk Item Golem
Desk Item Golem - More DIY How To Projects]]> oblivionninja My first post on Instructables. I took a few common items and made some sort of pencil/pen holder with arms and feet. Tell me what you think: ideas, suggestions, and constructive criticism. If people like it, I'll try making an instructable on it.
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Wed, 22 Aug 2012 10:46:25 PDT
Working Tank Made of Office Supplies
Working Tank Made of Office Supplies - More DIY How To Projects]]> 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
Office Supplies Airplane
Office Supplies Airplane - More DIY How To Projects]]> Kurt E. Clothier Are you bored at work? Looking for a great way to keep your mind off of food when you forgot to bring your lunch? Interested in a sure fire way to be the coolest person in your office? Then raid the supply closet and get to work on this super fun rubber band powered airplane. It is made entirely of ...
By: Kurt E. Clothier

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Thu, 9 Aug 2012 20:33:56 PDT
Reception Desk Paperclip Crossbow
Reception Desk Paperclip Crossbow - More DIY How To Projects]]> samaside For whatever reason, I got it in my head that I was going to try and make a crossbow out of the office supplies I had handy. I blame Instructables - I had been browsing through various little office weapon guides to waste time and I got into my head that I wanted to try and make something super simp...
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Wed, 25 Jul 2012 11:48:04 PDT
SIMPLE BUT COOL DART (PEN REFILL) SHOOTER! - More DIY How To Projects]]> gizmokid97 FIRST OF ALL , DO NOT IN ANY CASE ,POINT IT AT ANY HUMANS, ANIMALS, INFANTS,ETC. KEEP OUT OF REACH OF KIDS BELOW 6 YEARS. DO NOT POINT AT THE EYES AS IT IS AN UNPREDICTABLE SHOOTER. POINT AWAY FROM BODY ************************************************************************************************...
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Wed, 11 Apr 2012 07:37:51 PDT
The Pocket Pen Gun
The Pocket Pen Gun - More DIY How To Projects]]> Atlas Portal 2 This is my first pen gun instructable, I hope you like it This instructable was fun I got to work a little while on this, so please don't leave rude comments. For my first pen gun I think it works pretty good. IMPORTANT: THIS MIGHT NOT HAPPEN, BUT I AM NOT IN ANY WAY RESPONSIBLE FOR INJURYS! R...
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Wed, 4 Apr 2012 16:39:41 PDT
dart game with office supplies
dart game with office supplies - More DIY How To Projects]]> beatlemania503 Are you bored at a party and not old enough to play REAL darts? Don't have enough money to buy a dart game? Bored at school? In this instructable, i will show you how to make a fun and easy dart game with only office supplies. no glue, either.  Items needed: 1. some sort of pin (sewing pin, pushpin,...
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Sun, 5 Feb 2012 16:49:54 PST
Centrifugal Airsoft Pen Machine Gun
Centrifugal Airsoft Pen Machine Gun - More DIY How To Projects]]> pastprimitive Made almost exclusively from office supplies this centrifugal machine gun is the perfect device for booby trapping beloved objects that coworkers have a tendency to take. So it's more of an air soft grenade in this form, however with a little more time you could without much trouble get it to shoot...
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Sun, 27 Nov 2011 20:47:47 PST
Office Supply Earrings
Office Supply Earrings - More DIY How To Projects]]> susanrm As a private tutor, I travel from home to home, bringing the stuff I need to work with my students with me. To be prepared for any eventuality, my kit can be large. I was pleased, therefore, to find this brand new "office in a binder" at the thrift store - for $2, it was mine! Then, the other day, ...
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Sat, 26 Nov 2011 18:58:29 PST
Simple Ruler Box Knife
Simple Ruler Box Knife - More DIY How To Projects]]> ZeroSight Need to cut a box? don't have a box cutter? scissors won't do? then try the simple ruler box cutter. Materials and tools You will need -A ruler (plastic is best) -Scissors. (for making serrations)  Optional -PVC tap (for a grip) -Nail file ( for sharpening serrations) Cutting Using the scisso...
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Wed, 23 Nov 2011 01:57:43 PST
Office Supplies Catapult
Office Supplies Catapult - More DIY How To Projects]]> blinkyblinky Many a times I have been wanting to build something dangerous from something not so dangerous. I went through a “pen gun” phase where I went crazy about building a pen gun. I was somewhat successful but not perfect. I needed a weapon that would bother the guy next to me but not something that would ...
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Mon, 21 Nov 2011 12:37:51 PST
Minion of Evil
Minion of Evil - More DIY How To Projects]]> flapper501 This is my Minion of Evil.  He was made to do evil deeds.  His heart and soul are PURE EVIL.  So why is it he can only hold my pencil? B.T.W. this is my first image so don't kill me
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Wed, 31 Aug 2011 17:20:10 PDT
Office Supplies Pen Crossbow
Office Supplies Pen Crossbow - More DIY How To Projects]]> TerminalDragon In this instructable I will show you how to create a pen (and pretty much anything else!) launcher, using readily available office supplies. What you need: -Two 30 cm (12 inches) rulers. One of these needs to have a groove down the middle so the  pen doesn't fly off the worng direction. -A fairly l...
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Fri, 5 Nov 2010 08:25:21 PDT
Romantic Heart Shaped Paper Clip
Romantic Heart Shaped Paper Clip - More DIY How To Projects]]> kindrudekid Make a nice Romantic Heart Shaped Paper Clip  All you require is a basic Office Paper Clip and your hands!!! Gather Your Supplies 1. Paper Clips That's it !!! Bending it To make it in heart shape As shown in picture... Locate the center of the long side of your Paper Clip. AS you can see...
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Sun, 3 Oct 2010 05:36:17 PDT
Letter Opener from a Used Club Card
Letter Opener from a Used Club Card - More DIY How To Projects]]> StumpChunkman I open up a lot of mail at the office!  Normally when a new package comes in, I'll break out the box cutters and cut what I need to get it open.  When it's all said and done, I've occasionally cut what's inside the box.  This isn't an option I want when I'm opening up unknown things. I've seen lett...
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Tue, 19 Jan 2010 11:33:27 PST
Credit Card Grappling Hook
Credit Card Grappling Hook - More DIY How To Projects]]> noahw The credit card grappling hook is a whimsical little project that combines a credit card, some simple hardware, fishing line thread, and a sewing machine bobbin.  It's functional for light grappling duties, but is mostly just meant to be used as a toy and for entertainment. Materials The first st...
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Sun, 17 Jan 2010 16:14:14 PST
Hidden Crossbow
Hidden Crossbow - More DIY How To Projects]]> DucttapeNinja      Looks like a crossbow, but technically it's a slingshot. I saw instructions for a BIC pen "Bow and Arrow" on the site and decided to step it up a notch.      This contraption is made to be worn under a loose sleeve, hidden from sight. It shoots the ink cartridge of a ball-point pen. The trigger...
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Wed, 2 Dec 2009 11:08:50 PST
Water Pistol Pen
Water Pistol Pen - More DIY How To Projects]]> m44 Here I will show how to convert a pen and some other ordinary household objects into your own secret water pistol. Tools and Materials Here is what you'll need: a pen (preferably bic ultra round stic grip) electrical tape a ball pump needle a drill (or you could find something really pointy) a p...
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Tue, 18 Aug 2009 22:50:41 PDT
Stylish Mounted Keyboard Storage from a Cheap Magazine Holder
Stylish Mounted Keyboard Storage from a Cheap Magazine Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> coloquialist This Instructable is a step-by-step guide to turning a cheap Aluminum Mesh Magazine Holder (available at any office supplies place, Wally World, or Target) into an attractive and stable desk-mounted storage caddy. My purpose was to hold a Keyboard and mouse, but you could put anything in it really. ...
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Wed, 11 Mar 2009 00:05:21 PDT
How to Enter the Instructables Office Supplies Challenge
How to Enter the Instructables Office Supplies Challenge - More DIY How To Projects]]> Contest Robot Results are up!Since you like them so much, we're running another 1-week speed contest: the Instructables Office Supplies Challenge! Are you stuck at work while everyone else is on vacation? Have an endless supply of paper clips, sticky notes, staple removers, pencils, and thumb tacks? Want to w...
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Thu, 21 Jun 2007 10:05:32 PDT
Office Ninja Grappling Hook
Office Ninja Grappling Hook - More DIY How To Projects]]> xXm4st4z3nXx Need a grappling hook to close your door? Well instead of getting up build a grappling hook to shut it for you. Materials You will need: Three (3) large paper clips One (1) small paper clip Fishing line or dental floss Making the hook Bend outside wire up. Making the hook Jo...
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Tue, 12 Sep 2006 21:42:27 PDT