AUTOPLAY
DIY Jetpack Tutorial
15 steps
Assemble materials: jetpack kit, hot glue gun, scissors, large plastic fast food drink cup.
1. Assemble materials: jetpack kit, hot glue gun, scissors, large plastic fast food drink cup.
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Cut your cup & lid in half
2. Cut your cup & lid in half
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Glue your plastic guards onto the pretty side of your cardboard base
3. Glue your plastic guards onto the pretty side of your cardboard base
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Glue your grills to the top of cup lids, being careful to line up the bottoms
4. Glue your grills to the top of cup lids, being careful to line up the bottoms
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Hot glue the cup halves to the base, ugly side up. DO NOT glue on the same side as the guards.
5. Hot glue the cup halves to the base, ugly side up. DO NOT glue on the same side as the guards.
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Punch out your jetpack kit foam pieces
6. Punch out your jetpack kit foam pieces
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Layout your jetpack pieces to preview what it will look like!
7. Layout your jetpack pieces to preview what it will look like!
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Glue your pieces down
8. Glue your pieces down
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Glue wings and jetpack face down to your base.
9. Glue wings and jetpack face down to your base.
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Go spray paint the top & bottom of your jetpack
10. Go spray paint the top & bottom of your jetpack
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To make the tails, tie knots at the top of the flat end of the tulle in your kit.
11. To make the tails, tie knots at the top of the flat end of the tulle in your kit.
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Pop the tail’s knot into the gap at the bottom of your base. Hot glue the seam closed.
12. Pop the tail’s knot into the gap at the bottom of your base. Hot glue the seam closed.
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Lace the ribbon into your base to make shoulder straps.
13. Lace the ribbon into your base to make shoulder straps.
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Glue the lids onto the top of the cups to finish your jetpack
14. Glue the lids onto the top of the cups to finish your jetpack
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You can paint details onto the jet packs to make each one unique
15. You can paint details onto the jet packs to make each one unique
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