How do you make a strong bridge out of toothpicks?


You can make a strong bridge out of toothpicks by using certain geometrical shapes. A good example would be triangles. By using triangles, you can make a suspension bridge.
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1. Glue bundles of 2 or 3 toothpicks together. This will create strong bars with which to build your bridge. Let the glue dry completely, before beginning the construction of your
Yes. As the previous answerers say, a tetrahedron has a very strong base, and is in fact the basic structure of the geodesic dome which is made popular by Buckminster Fuller. However
HI, I am doing a project on this and I think that using either hot glue or gumdrops is great. I am not FULLY sure about this. I am just saying this because I have read about it on
Key to the toothpick bridge is the distance you need to span. If you
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How to Make a Strong Bridge Out of Toothpicks
Traditionally, bridges gain their strength through the triangular arrangement of their beams. This principle applies equally to miniature bridges made of toothpicks. When you arrange the toothpicks into triangles and fit the triangles together, you are... More »
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