Illuminated Star

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Introduction: Illuminated Star

About: Pensa is a strategic design consultancy with a track record of developing successful products. Our product designs connect with consumers because they are rooted in an understanding of people, the products t...

Incredible polyhedrons can be made with wire and geometry. Using a torch and the DIWire we created this 60-rhombus hexecontahedron . Explore the magic of geometry: Bend and clip your shapes together to assemble your own polyhedral creations. The shapes can also be bent by hand using pliers and assembled in the same way. Don't forget to let us know how it goes !

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Step 1: Gather the Necessary Materials and Tools

Step 2: Assemble Using Clips

We clipped 60 of them together to make this rhombic hexecontahedron. You can print your own clips or buy some from our website.

Step 3: Solder It All Together

Step 4: Decorate

We coated our polyhedron with white spray paint and some LED copper string lights.

Step 5: Enjoy

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    Reply 5 years ago on Introduction

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