DIY Bike Chain Fidget Spinner

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Introduction: DIY Bike Chain Fidget Spinner

How make bike chain fidget spinners.

Step 1: Materials

Pliers
Zip ties
Ball bearing
Bike Chain (11 sections)
Caps

Step 2: Make Loop

Put zip ties through chain to connect ends and make circle.

Step 3: Zip

1 zip tie goes through 6 sections of chain. Add a second zip tie through the rest of the chain sections.

Step 4: Pull

Put bearing in center of chain. Pull the zip ties as tight as you can. Pliers help. Trim the edges.

Step 5: Caps

Add caps to each side of the bearing if you want. Buttons attached with hot glue or wires also work.

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    3 Comments

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    RIFAN22
    RIFAN22

    3 years ago

    Can we use anything other than zip ties

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    mixednutz
    mixednutz

    4 years ago

    pretty cool! Those things aren't cheap either....

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    Swansong
    Swansong

    4 years ago

    That's a fun way to make one :)