Ball and String Puzzle

4 Materials
$2
1 Hour
Easy
This is a fun and easy project to make. The goal is pretty simple: remove the large ball from the puzzle.
Can you solve it from the picture?
Tools:
  • Saw
  • Drill or Drill Press
  • Drill Bits (1/2" and 1")
  • Sander
  • Ruler
  • Pencil
  • Scissors
  • Lighter
Materials:
  • Wood: 6" Long, 2" Wide, 1/8" to 3/4" Thick
  • Paracord: 5/32" Diameter x 36" Long
  • Wood beads: 3/4" OD, 3/16 ID (x2)
  • Ball (1.5" Diameter) or Block (1.5" Cubed), 1/2" Hole Through Center
Use a saw and drill to make this piece
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Solution
Suggested materials:
  • Wood   (Scrap)
  • Paracord   (Home Depot)
  • Wood beads   (Craft Store)
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