Easy Popper Made From Paper!

This paper popper, makes a pretty big pop. It is fun to use and easy to make.

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Step 1:

Start with a piece of paper.You don't want to stiff of paper, otherwise it won't work.

Step 2:

Fold it in half, then unfold it.

Step 3:

Fold all of the corners in onto that line you made in the previous step. Then fold it in half on that line.

Step 4:

You'll then want to fold that piece in half and unfold it.

Step 5:

Next fold the corners onto that line.

Step 6:

Lastly fold it outwards so it creates a triangle. Hold it as shown in the second photo, and whip your arm in a downwards motion. It should create a loud pop. As it gets broken in, it usually gets louder. Have fun.

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11 Discussions


3 years ago

Very cool that everything is shown. There are many ways to do their very loud. I must say that Some are quite difficult. If someone wants to learn to do it in different ways that it will be helpful - there are various styles of their exercise http://www.open-youweb.com/how-to-make-a-paper-popper/ Maybe someone knows there any other and easy?


Reply 3 years ago

if you wiggle the part that pops out up and down a bunch of times it should work better. That's what I had to do with it.


4 years ago on Introduction

I remember how we did it in school .... 30 years ago. :-)


6 years ago

I'm still confused about the last part


6 years ago

Good old childhood memories. :') thank you man