Mouse Trap Tractor

Introduction: Mouse Trap Tractor

Mouse trap cars are a fun activity to help discover new ways of working together in groups and possibly making a new friendship.

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Step 1: Materials Needed

metal rod
mouse trap
rivet gun
3 wheels
2 rubber bands
2 2 inch pvc tubings
1 4 inch piece of pvc pipe
string of some sort
hot glue
6 pieces of metal

Step 2:

Put tires together to make the wheels to turn freely.

Step 3:

drill holes and then connect metal pieces together with rivets and rivet gun

Step 4:

after metal is all connected put the tires on and rubber bands

Step 5:

put mouse trap on and drill hole in pvc pipe to put the sting on then you'll have a mouse trap car

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    2 Discussions


    5 years ago

    Me and my step son just made one of these for school. how far does your design go. NICE JOB!


    5 years ago on Introduction

    I wouldn't have thought that a mouse trap would be strong enough to move this. Great design!