How to Build – Shield no.1

Categories:How to Build, Shield
Marcin Saj

How to Build Shield no.1 - Marble Machine Kit

Kit components

  • Wooden parts
  • Sandpaper

What you need to prepare

  • Knife or scalpel
  • Wood glue
Before you start assembly you should watch video below. 


Now, all you need is accuracy and patience. Let’s start.

1. Prepare wooden parts

2. Blueprints

All elements are numbered. Each of the pillars has a number from 1 to 12, from the lowest to the highest. These numbers correspond to the numbers located on the base. On the platforms there are two numbers, these numbers determine which side of the platform should be glued to the proper pillar.

Follow the instructions
Download Blueprints

3. Cutting

Carefully cut the small retaining tabs holding the parts in the panels and use sandpaper to smooth out edges.

4. Pillars

You can cut off all the pillars, the smallest pillar corresponds to the number #1, the highest number #12.

Wait until glue dries.

5. Platforms

Each of the platforms has two numbers (blueprints), these numbers determine which side of the platform should be glued to the proper pillar.

6. Edges

Now there is no way to spoil something. Everything should fit together. If the edges do not match, it means that you should glue them on a different platform.

Wait until glue dries.

7. Shield no.1

Congratulations. Shield no.1 is ready to go.

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