Snip, Burn, Solder, Shred is jam-packed with enjoyable craft and toy-making tasks for geeks on the cheap. within, you will find illustrated directions for twenty-four quirky playthings. half I: child Stuff includes child-friendly initiatives just like the Lock-N-Latch Treasure Chest and a PVC TeePee; half II: The Electro-Skiffle Band is dedicated to home made musical tools; and half III: The Locomotivated showcases relocating toys, like a muzzleloader that shoots marshmallows and a steam-powered milk-carton boat.
Each undertaking expenditures simply $10 or much less to make and is appropriate for a person, despite event point. As you construct, you are going to examine beneficial stitching and carpentry talents, and the appendix deals a primer on electronics and soldering.
You (and your children) could have hours of enjoyable making initiatives like:
- A easy electrical guitar
- An outsized pleasure buzzer that (safely) administers a 100-volt jolt
- Cool, mess-free, monitor revealed t-shirts
- Kites made up of FedEx envelopes
- Booming Thunderdrums made up of salvaged x-ray film
- Old university board video games like cross, Tafl, and Shut-the-Box
Whether you are a mother or dad looking for a wet day job, a Scout chief seeking to train and entertain your troop, or simply a DIY weekend warrior, the initiatives in Snip, Burn, Solder, Shred will motivate and amuse you. Now, roll up your sleeves and make!