Recycled Beer Bottle Bells

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Introduction: Recycled Beer Bottle Bells

Most instruments cost a lot of money and when you buy them, they aren’t in tune. Making your own recycled instrument will add some creative joy in your life and you're helping the earth at the same time. Follow these steps to create an fantabulous instrument!

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Step 1: Items Needed

To make your instrument, the items needed are 6 12 ounce beer bottle, Duct tape (optional), drumsticks or chopsticks, and a Sharpie.

Step 2: Making the Notes

Name the notes (C, D, E, F, G) with the Duct tape and Sharpie on the beer bottles. Arrange the bottles in alphabetical order.

Step 3: Tuning

Use drumbot.com to tune the bells. Make the water level higher to make the sound lower or make the water lower to make a higher note.

Step 4: After Tuning

When you finished tuning, an easy song to play is Jingle Bells. Notes are very easy and fun to play.

Step 5: Have Fun!

Have fun with your new instrument!

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    5 Discussions

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    h23charau
    h23charau

    3 years ago

    that is so cool i want to try it myself

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    H23tyobrie
    H23tyobrie

    3 years ago

    Great job my friend.

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    DIY Hacks and How Tos

    This is awesome! I would love to go caroling with a set of these.

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    h23kaaion
    h23kaaion

    Reply 3 years ago

    Thank you!

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    h23siamar
    h23siamar

    3 years ago

    That is awesome!!!! Good for you!!!