A great alternative to wooden dowel! 1 Paper Sticks
These solid sticks are ideal to use as axles. They are an alternative to using our wooden dowel and will fi t our wheels perfectly! The advantage of using paper sticks is that they are easy to bend, so great when making crank handles. Available in two sizes: 300 x 5mm, in packs of 250 and 750, 152 x 5mm in a pack of 500.
035-PRSTK 300 x 5mm 250pk
035-TE00509 300 x 5mm 750pk 035-PSTK-L
152 x 5mm 500pk
035-TE00848 300 x 4mm 250pk 2 Jumbo Drinking Straws
035-PJDS 900pk 3 Coloured Artstraws - Thick
Ideal for creating different coloured structures and are also great for axles. Size: 6mm.
035-TARTA 3 900pk £ 23 .45 900 PACK 4 An essential for any D&T cupboard!
£ 24 .45 £ 69 .95 £ 23 .45 £ 17 .49
An invaluable resource for D&T activities, can be used as an axle carrier or for providing structure to models. Size: 203 x 6mm diameter, colours may vary.
£ 12 .49 2 900 PACK
Available in 3mm and 4mm Great for adding decoration to designs 4 Corrugated Plastic Sheet
You can cut these sheets using safety or utility snips. To create a moving joint, make a hole using a hole punch or paper drill and join using paper fasteners.
5 Modeller’s Foam Sheet 5mm high density, cellular foam board. Cuts easily with a craft knife, scissors or fretsaw. Ideal for use in construction as it gives stability to a model. Can be painted on with acrylic paint when making models.