How do you make a simple cardboard sword?


  1. Flatten the ends of the cardboard tube. Shape them into points.
  2. Cut 2 holes in a strip of cardboard, one at each end.
  3. Wrap the “blade” in aluminum foil for a shiny, metallic effect.
  4. To make the belt: Cut lengths of webbing.
  5. Let your child decorate her sword!

Can you make a sword without a forge?

Yes, you can make a sword without a forge. You will first cut out the sword’s shape on a long sheet of steel stock. Once the rough shape is cut, you will sharpen and smooth the edge on a belt sander.

How a sword is forged?

Forging uses heat to bring the material to a malleable state. The material is then hammered to shape, typically using hammer and anvil together with specialized set and fuller tools depending on the particular technique. There is a variety of forging techniques for sword making and many variations upon those.

What color should steel be to forge?

Forging Steel Heat & Color Chart

Forge Welding Farenheit Steel Color
Forging 1,400° Red
1,300° Medium Red
1,200° Dull Red
1,000° Slight Red

How to craft a sword?

Open Your Crafting Menu First,let’s open your crafting menu in Minecraft. You should see the same grid as in the image below.

  • Add Items To The Crafting Table In the crafting table,add the 1 stick and depending on the type of sword you want to make,the 2 planks,cobblestones,…
  • Move The Sword To Your Inventory
  • How to make a paper Minecraft sword?

    Download the template below by clicking on the image to open the .pdf file,then print it out.

  • Cut out the template and place it on top of a sheet of cardboard.
  • Glue the template to the cardboard and cut the cardboard around it to get a stiff sword.
  • Select four colors from the cardstock and cut them to cover the squares on the sword.
  • How to make a paper ninja sword?

    1) Pile together 7 or 8 sheets of newspaper. You can use any paper you like, but newspaper is extra big and lends to a much more intimidating sword. 2) Roll the paper diagonally. Start at the corner and roll the paper on a diagonal until you reach the other side. 3) Tape the ends of the sword. Sturdy, transparent packing tape works best, but any invisible tape should do the trick. 4) Make another pile of newspaper and roll it diagonally to make a handle. Again, pile sheets of newspaper and roll from the outer corner in. 5) Bend the handle in half around the sword and tape it securely. The sword blade should go through the middle of the handle.

    How to make paper swords?

    – Start by selecting the right type of paper. For this paper sword, you will need a piece of paper that is twice as long as it is wide. – Fold the paper in half lengthwise. This needs to be a valley fold. This means that the angle of the fold is pointing inward. – Fold the left edge of the paper in to meet the centerfold you created in the previous step. Then, repeat the process using the right side of the paper. – Perform an accordion fold. To do this, fold the top edge (short side) down about a quarter of the way. Then, fold the quarter section down again. – Turn the paper so that the split side is facing you. Then, pull the edges of the smallest section of folded paper towards the center. – Next, focus on the long section. Open up the folds and then turn the left edge down along the center seam of the paper. – Fold the two outside flaps back into place, so that the meet in at the centerline. – Now, work on the other end, which is the hilt of the sword. Fold the section with the two triangle folds up towards the tip of the sword. – Now perform this fold again, just in the reverse direction. The split portion of the blade should be facing up. – To narrow down the blade of the sword, simply repeat the process used to create the hilt.