A Tape Dispenser Made From 3549pcs 5mm Magnetic Balls

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Tape dispenser is used for holding a roll of tape. It has a mechanism at one end to shear the tape.

In this post, I show you how to build a tape dispenser from 3549pcs 5mm magnetic balls.

Supplies:

435 pieces 5mm light black magnetic balls
570 pieces 5mm gold magnetic balls
924 pieces 5mm silver magnetic balls
1620 pieces 5mm blue-ish green-ish magnetic balls

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Step 1: Make a Chain With 5, 3 and 4 Blue Balls.

Connect them together like the picture.

Step 2: We Need 11 Pieces.

Step 3: Connect Them to Make a Circle.

Step 4: Make a Chain With 5 Gold Balls.

Step 5: Connect the 5-ball Chain to the Circle We Just Made and Push Them to Make a Triangle.

Step 6: Make a Chain With 22 Light Black Balls.

Step 7: Connect the 22-ball Chain to the Tip of Each Triangle As Shown in the Picture Below.

Step 8: Make a Chain With 4, 3 and 5 Blue Balls.

Connect them together like the picture.

Step 9: We Need 3 Pieces.

Step 10: Connect Them Together.

Step 11: Make a Chain With 5, 5 and 7 Blue Balls.

Connect them together like the picture.

Step 12: Connect Them All Together.

Step 13: Make a Chain With 5 Gold Balls.

Step 14: Connect the 5-ball Chain and Push Them to Make a Triangle As Shown in the Picture Below.

Step 15: Make a Chain With 3 Blue Balls.

Step 16: Connect the 3-ball Chain As Shown in the Picture Below.

Step 17: Make a Chain With 13 Blue Balls.

Step 18: Connect the 13-ball Chain As Shown in the Picture Below.

Step 19: Now We Have 2 Parts of the Tape Dispenser.

Step 20: Let's Connect Them Together.

Step 21: We Need 3 Pieces.

Step 22: Stack Them Together.

Step 23: We Need 6 Pieces of the Other Part.

Step 24: Stack Them Together.

Step 25: Make a Ring With 5 Light Black Balls.

Step 26: Make a Stack of 5-ball Ring.

Step 27: Reverse the Chain to the Other Side and Make One More Layer With 11-ball Ring.

Step 28: Here Is the Two Layers Stack of 5-ball and 11-ball Ring.

Step 29: Make a Chain With 17 Silver Balls.

Step 30: Connect 6 Chains of 17-ball Chain Together.

Step 31: Wrap the Sheet of 6 X 17 Balls With the Two Layers Stack of 5-ball and 11-ball Ring.

Step 32: Here Is the First Layer of the Tape.

Step 33: Make a Chain With 23 Silver Balls.

Step 34: Connect 6 Chains of 23-ball Chain Together.

Step 35: Wrap the Sheet of 6 X 23 Balls With the 1-layer Tape.

Step 36: Here Is the Second Layer of the Tape.

Step 37: Make a Chain With 29 Silver Balls.

Step 38: Connect 6 Chains of 29-ball Chain Together.

Step 39: Wrap the Sheet of 6 X 29 Balls With the 2-layer Tape.

Step 40: Here Is the Third Layer of the Tape.

Step 41: Make a Chain With 35 Silver Balls.

Step 42: Connect 6 Chains of 35-ball Chain Together.

Step 43: Wrap the Sheet of 6 X 35 Balls With the 3-layer Tape.

Step 44: Here Is the Forth Layer of the Tape.

Step 45: Make a Chain With 41 Silver Balls.

Step 46: Connect 6 Chains of 41-ball Chain Together.

Step 47: Wrap the Sheet of 6 X 41 Balls With the 4-layer Tape.

Step 48: Here Is the Fifth Layer of the Tape.

Step 49: Make a Chain With 9 Silver Balls.

Step 50: Connect 6 Chains of 9-ball Chain Together.

Step 51: Insert the Separator to the 5th Layer of the Tape.

Step 52: Separate the 5th Layer to Add the Sheet of 6 X 9 Balls.

Step 53: Connect the Sheet of 6 X 9 Balls Together.

Step 54: Now the 5th Layer of the Tape Has Extra Balls to Make It Longer.

Step 55: Pull the Tape Out.

Step 56: Here Is the First Part of the Tape Dispenser.

Step 57: Insert the Tape Inside the First Part.

Step 58: Connect the End of the Tape to the First Part.

Step 59: We Need 3 Pieces to Make the Second Part of Our Tape Dispenser.

Step 60: Stack Them Together.

Step 61: Here Is the First Part of the Tape Dispenser.

Step 62: Connect the Second Part Together.

Step 63: Now Our Tape Dispenser Look Like the Picture Below.

Step 64: Make a Ring With 6 Balls and 1 Ball in the Middle.

Step 65: Reverse the Chain to the Other Side and Loop the Chain Around the Ring to Add 3 More Layers.

Step 66: Here Is the Cover of the Hole in the Middle of the Tape.

Step 67: We Need 2 Pieces.

Step 68: Turn the Tape Dispenser Vertical.

Step 69: Now Our Tape Dispenser Look Like the Picture Below.

Step 70: Let's Put the Cover on to Cover the Hole in the Middle.

Step 71: Now Our Tape Dispenser Look Like the Picture Below.

Step 72: Put the Cover on the Other Side.

Step 73: Now Our Tape Dispenser Look Like the Picture Below.

Step 74: Here Is the Complete Tape Dispenser Made From 3549pcs 5mm Magnetic Balls.

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