Introduction: Cardboard Basketball Game With Working Catapult
Did you just eat a pizza and are too tired to play basketball? Have fun with this mini basketball game made out of cardboard!
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Step 1: What You'll Need
You will need:
15x11 centimeter rectangle
5x5 inch square split into 2 triangles
Toilet paper tube section
3 1 inch wide craft sticks
1 bamboo skewers
2x1 inch piece
Ping pong ball or plastic golf ball
Step 2: Starting the Catapult
Cut a craft stick and tape the binder clip to it as shown.
Step 3: Glue
Glue the binder clip to another craft stick as shown.
Step 4: Glue and Rubber Band
Wrap the rubber bands around the front of the catapult and glue a bottle cap on the end.
Step 5: Glue Again
Glue the finished catapult to the big rectangle
As shown in the picture.
Step 6: Making the Frame
Glue the triangles and medium rectangle on as shown.
Step 7: The Hoop
Add the second to smallest rectangle to the backboard. Glue on the toilet paper tube section to make the hoop.
Step 8: Finishing Touches
Add the skewer and the last piece of cardboard to make a scoreboard. Add some details and you're done! Thanks for reading this instructable!
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