Paper Spring

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Intro: Paper Spring

Hi guys in this instructable you are going to learn how to make a simple paper spring out of two sheets of paper , scale,tape, blade or scissors and a pen or pencil .

Step 1: Materials

Step 2: Drawing the Parallel Lines

Step 3: Making the Spring

Step 4: Taping and Testing

Step 5: More Exciting Projects With Paper Springs

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    RobertA2

    1 year ago

    Thanks for the reply. I want t use this with rectangular tissue boxes, when they get below half they do not pop up as usual. I'll give it a go.

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    mchhabra1RobertA2

    Reply 1 year ago

    not a problem Robert,if you want more bounciness in your paper spring ,you could try using thick-papers to make them.

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    RobertA2

    1 year ago

    Why are measurements omitted? Photos show 2 different size strips????

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    mchhabra1RobertA2

    Reply 1 year ago

    The size of the paper are not listed in the instructions,cause it depends on your use for it.(ex:-for like toys,jewelry you could use small sized paper(text book papers) ,for decoration and stuff you could use chart papers etc.)In short they don't have to have a specific size in particular.Sorry the reply was late ,was a little busy with my studies.

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    mchhabra1

    3 years ago on Introduction

    I would be happy to see your own ideas with paper spring aswell