Stripwood Frames Buyers Guide
From DT Online
- Structures and Frames can also be modelled using the Construction Kits listed in the Truss Bridges and Looking at Bridges articles.
Safety Point! Take great care with hot glue guns and all hot-melt glues. The melted glue can stick to the skin and cause severe burns.
|Junior Hacksaw||Clamp-on Hobby Vice||Stripwood||Balsa Wood||Medium card coloured||Thick card coloured||Cutting Mat||10mm Squared Paper||PVA glue||Glue Gun||Bamboo Flower Sticks|
- Choose metal cutting hacksaw blades - the teeth are small which suits this scale of work and they are safer for young children
- School PVA glue is best for young children because it is non-toxic and washes off : PVA Wood Glue is strongest but must be used with care.
- Try to get natural Flower Sticks or wear gloves because the green stain comes off on hands!