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Minor Versionm

by Joshua

Introduction

This ghost won't scare many people, but he will be unusually grumpy for a ghost. Make his eyes light up using conductive tape and LEDs.

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Parts

Video Overview

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  1. Print off the template, trace it, and cut out your ghost body parts. If you plan on freehand cutting your body, be sure to read all the directions first. Pay special attention to how we create the battery holder.
    • Print off the template, trace it, and cut out your ghost body parts.

    • If you plan on freehand cutting your body, be sure to read all the directions first. Pay special attention to how we create the battery holder.

  2. The long leg of an LED is Positive, and the short leg is Negative. Bend both LED legs 90 degrees. Stick the both legs through the eye slots.
    • The long leg of an LED is Positive, and the short leg is Negative.

    • Bend both LED legs 90 degrees.

    • Stick the both legs through the eye slots.

  3. Run two pieces of tape along the back of your project.
    • Run two pieces of tape along the back of your project.

    • Have them overlap, but just slightly.

  4. Position your LED legs over each of the lines of tape. Use a small piece of Conductive Tape to tape down each of the legs.
    • Position your LED legs over each of the lines of tape.

    • Use a small piece of Conductive Tape to tape down each of the legs.

    • Do this to both the positive LED legs.

  5. Cut out a small piece of paper slightly larger than your battery. Place your battery face down on the tape. Put the two remaining LED legs over the battery.
    • Cut out a small piece of paper slightly larger than your battery.

    • Place your battery face down on the tape.

    • Put the two remaining LED legs over the battery.

    • Put the piece of paper over the top.

    • Secure with a binder clip or paper clip.

    • Your eyes should now light up.

  6. Tape a second piece of paper or tissue over the top of your ghost. Add an unhappy frown if your ghost seems unhappy.
    • Tape a second piece of paper or tissue over the top of your ghost.

    • Add an unhappy frown if your ghost seems unhappy.

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