This is an instruction manual on how to build Charlie The Cat out of K'nex. This project was brought to you by Megan Gage, Liv Mack, and Harrison Maki. #Wachumakers #Charliethecat
Step 1: Body Materials
(8) yellow sticks
(7) 180 degree connectors
(1) blue stick
Step 2: Head Materials
(12) yellow sticks
(2) blue sticks
(5) white sticks
(9) 180 degree connectors
(2) white 360 degree connectors
(2) purple 180 degree connectors
(1) blue triangle connector
Step 3: Octagon
Make a octagon using 6 yellow 180 degree connectors and 8 yellow sticks and 2 white 360 degree connectors
Step 4: Eyes and Ears
~Place 2 blue sticks into 2 parallel yellow 180 degree connectors and place 2 purple 180 degree connectors on the end
~Make ears by crossing two yellow stick at the top of the head
Step 5: The Mouth
Separately- take the blue triangular connector and place 2 yellow 180 degree connectors where he's pointing then place another yellow 180 degree connector, flat side down, on the top of the triangle
Step 6: Attaching the Mouth
Detach the bottom yellow stick on the face and slide the top triangle connector into it. Then attach rest of triangle to face using 2 white stick
~Note: The ears should be where they are supposed to.
Step 7: Making the Neck
Attach 3 white sticks to the bottom 3 connectors
Step 8: Body Part!
Separately- Take 3 yellow sticks and make part of a square using the 180 degree connectors and place one connector in the center - stick up. Repeat step so you have 2. Then take 1 yellow sticks and 1 blue stick and connect them using a 180 degree connectors
Step 9: Making the Body Parts!
Using the pieces from step 7- connect them together
Step 10: Final Attachments
Place head of body by connecting 3 white sticks on the head to the 3 yellow 180 degree connectors on the body and Place one yellow stick on the back of the body on the 180 degree connector as a tail
Step 11: Voilà!
Charlie has been created! He is the strongest K'nex cat ever made. He is so versatile that he can do anything you want him to!