free plans: how to create the
||This project takes the domino effect to the extreme. Many of us have seen a large domino
topple where hundreds if not thousands of dominoes are set up only to be tipped over in
succession. In line with our uniqueprojects style, we wondered what would happen if we made
our own dominoes; with a little creativity we stumbled across a series of
unique shapes and sizes along with simple mechanical devices used to enhance the topple.
The resulting topples are quite spectacular, and if you like, you can view a short video clip of a relatively simple topple.
||high-quality plywood or hardwood, wood glue, brads, lightweight string, wood dowels, nylon washers. A complete
material list is provided below.
||Table saw, sandpaper, hammer, bandsaw, drill press with assorted drill bits, chop saw or crosscut sled (miter guage) for table saw, router,
A complete tool list is provided below.
||The plan itself is free! Estimated cost of materials: $17
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||If you enjoy making the small blocks required for this project, you may also be interested
in our block stack and impossible stack