STEPS

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SKILL LEVEL

Create this fun bottle opener with Dad for a two-in-one Father’s Day activity and gift!

by Dremel ®

146 PROJECTS

Supplies Needed For This Project

TOOL

3D Idea Builder™

Model # 3D20-01

TOOL

Dremel Moto-Saw™

Model # MS20

TOOL

8050 Micro

Model # 8050

TOOL

Multi-Max™ MM30

Model # MM30

ACCESSORY

MS51 Wood & Plastic Cutting Blade

Model # MS51

ACCESSORY

60, 120 and 240 Grit Sand Paper - Wood

Model # MM70W

ACCESSORY

Cotton White PLA Filament DF01-01

Model # DF01-01

Materials

  • 1

    Dremel 150 1/8" Drill Bit
  • 1

    Dremel MM14 Hook and Loop Pad
  • 1

    Wood Block
  • 1

    Pencil
  • 4

    Axles (4)

Let's Get Started

STEP 1

Step 1

To begin your project, go to Dremel3D.com to print the school bus wheels and the pattern for the bus. https://3dprinter.dremel.com/3d-printer-project/mic ro-derby-cars

STEP 2

Step 2

Once the 3D models are printed, use the template to trace the pattern onto the wood block.

STEP 3

Step 3

Then, use the Dremel Moto-Saw to cut the pattern out of the block. Be sure to begin the cut on the side of the wood block that will be disposed of.

STEP 4

Step 4

Next, smooth out the wood and round off the edges of the school bus using a Dremel Multi-Max and sanding pad.

STEP 5

Step 5

Once smooth, paint the wood block to create the appearance of a school bus. Or, get creative and paint it to look like any automobile!

STEP 6

Step 6

Using the Dremel Micro and bit, drill holes towards the bottom of the wood block to make a space for the wheel axles.

STEP 7

Step 7

Lastly, stick the axles into the wheels and then place into the holes created in step 6. You are now ready to race!

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