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Craft and Hobby

School Bus

STEPS

7

SKILL LEVEL

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

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224 PROJECTS

Supplies Needed For This Project

TOOL

Dremel DigiLab 3D20

Model # 3D20-01

TOOL

Dremel Moto-Saw™

Model # MS20

TOOL

8050 Micro

Model # 8050

ACCESSORY

MS51 Wood & Plastic Cutting Blade

Model # MS51

ACCESSORY

Dremel MM70W Oscillating Sandpaper

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

To reduce the risk of injury user must read instruction manuals for all tools used in this project. Wear eye and respiratory protection. Use clamps to support work piece whenever practical.

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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