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Paper Crab Kit - Digital Version
(Print the parts yourself on your home printer)

Build your own 3-D paper crab that you can control, from materials you can find in the trash!
Once you’re done you’ll have a handsome crab whose arms and claws move at the pull of a string.

The crab is a hybrid of traditional cut-and-glue papercraft and origami. It employs a unique folded joint that allows for dynamic movement.

Appropriate for those 12+ years old, or younger with someone’s help.

When purchased, I will email you within 24 hrs:
- (2) 7" x 11" format .pdf files of parts sheets
-Instructions for digital reference or printing

Parts you will need (not included):
-1 Cereal box or 2 letter size sheets of board of similar thickness to a cereal box
-4 Rubber Bands
-5’ of String
-2" of ~3/16" dia. stick or wooden dowel

Tools you need to build it (not included):
-Hobby knife and/ Scissors
-White Glue
-Needle (yarn type)
-Folding tool (bone folder, empty ballpoint pen, or butter knife)

Approximate Dimensions: 6" x 5" x 3"

Watch video of the crab in action:

Advantages of the Digital Version:

-No shipping costs!
-No waiting for mail arrival!
-Print on custom and salvaged card-stocks
-Make replacement parts if mistakes are made


PAPER CRAB - Digital Version