Introduction: The Nintendo Switch Blue Joy Con
This Nintendo switch joy con actually has a joystick guaranteed to spin.This took us about 5 days.Please consider voting for the Joy Con.
Folk art 2934e licorice
Folk art 2921e Aqua
Hot Glue Gun
A Blue Sharpie
1 gold dollar
Step 1: Designing
First draw the design of the blue joy con and outline it with blue sharpie.
Step 2: Cardboard Drawing
Second Cut it out and then trace it on the cardboard with blue sharpie.
Step 3: Coin Cutting
Third cut it out with a pocket knife.
Step 4: Sanding CardBoard
Fourth sand the two pieces with sandpaper.
Step 5: Long Piece of Cardboard
Fifth cut a 10in by 1in piece of cardboard.
Step 6: Ripped Cardboard
Sixth peel one of the pieces off of the cardboard. Then bend it. When tearing off the outer layer it helps it bend more easily.
Step 7: Long Cardboard
Seventh cut a piece of cardboard 19 cm by 1 in.
Step 8: They Look the Same
Eighth put a 1x2 Lego on the top. A gold coin for the joy stick,4 pennies for the arrows and 1 2x2 Lego for the picture button on the bottom.
Step 9: Top of Joy Con
Ninth trace all the coins on the piece of cardboard and cut them out with a carving knife.
Step 10: Buttons
Tenth cut the holes in the blue joy con. Then paint all the buttons.
Step 11: Drying Black Button
Eleventh cut a 8 cm by 1cm piece of cardboard. Then paint it black.
Step 12: Black Cardboard
Twelfth cut a 17 cm by 2 cm piece of cardboard. Then paint it black.
Step 13: Blue Buttons
Thirteenth cut a piece of cardboard that is 2 cm by ½ cm. Then paint it blue.
Step 14: Painting Joy Con
Fourteenth wait for everything to dry.
Step 15: Cardboard
Fifteenth measure another a piece that is 5cm by 3cm and the bottom length 1 cm.
Step 16: Ripped Off Cardboard
Sixteenth tear off the back and bend it.Paint it black.
Step 17: Slanted Cardboard
Seventeenth make a piece of cardboard 4 ¼ in by 2 ½ in and the slant
Step 18: Squared Cardboard
Eighteenth make a piece of cardboard 5 ½ in by 4 in.
Step 19: Back Button of Joycon
Nineteenth paint the (5cm by 3 cm and bottom length 1 cm) black. (Paint the 5 ½ in by 4 in) blue. Paint the (4 ¼ in by 3 ½ in and aslant of ¾ in). Make a piece of cardboard 1 ¾ in by 1 in and paint it blue. Then make a piece of cardboard that is 1 ¼ in by ¾ in. Then paint it blue. After you paint them hot glue all them together.
Step 20: Triangle Cardboard
Twentieth make a piece of cardboard that is 1 ½ in by ½ in and the top 1 in.
Step 21: Rectangle Cardboard
Twenty-first make a piece that is 2in by ½ in and 1 ½ on top.
Step 22: Tiny Piece
Twenty-second make a piece of cardboard that is 1 in by ½ in.
Step 23: Back Button
Twenty- third paint them (1 ½ in by ½ in and the top 1 in), (2in by ½ in and 1 ½ on top) and (the cardboard that is 1 in by ½ in) all blue.
Step 24: Joy Stick
Twenty-fourth print this joy stick “https://www.thingiverse.com/thing:2169036”.Use tweezers to take out the bottom of it.Make sure to watch her video explaining how to take them out.
Step 25: Joystick in Joy Con
Twenty-fifth poke out the hole (Golden dollar) for the joy stick. Put the joy stick through the hole.
Step 26: Hot Glued
Twenty-sixth glue on the side of the Joy Con.
Step 27: Black and Blue Buttons
Twenty-seventh get the long black piece and put the 2 small blue pieces on their with a hot glue gun.
Step 28: Upper Button
Twenty-eighth put the long black piece on the Joy Cons side. Hot glue the back on to the Joy Con.
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