Introduction: How to Make a Simple Tooth Pick Bridge
6 step process on how to construct a simple toothpick bridge.
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Step 1: Materials:
At least 250 toothpicks
Step 2: Step 1
Draw two full scale drawings of the bridge design on the graph paper. Draw two identical models (you will need the second one).
Step 3: Step2
Now put wax paper over the drawings and trace both drawings on the wax paper.
Step 4: Step3
Put toothpicks on drawings and glue them in place be sure to overlap toothpicks.
Step 5: Step 4
Take both the models off the paper and use each one as a side of the brige.
Step 6: Step 5
Then connect the sides with toothpicks going across in between like a roadway.