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Sport’s Bowl

For all those sport's enthusiasts out there, this one is for you. If you have any sport's balls in your home just laying around and you really want to keep them, this is for you as well. Take an old item and use it in a way never before thought of.

Sport’s Bowl

This project is extremely easy and simple for all. While children will need adult supervision, almost any age can create this. With a small amount of tools and virtually no money, you can have a new bowl for the house in no time.



Step #1:

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  • Take a whole basketball which is partly filled with air.
  • It needs to have some air in it to make the cutting easier.
  • Using a dremel rotary tool and a carbon carbide disk, cut the ball in half.

Step #2:

Sport’s Bowl

Using one half of the ball cut in step 1, cut the top off in a circle to create a base for the bowl.

Step #3:

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  • Drill eight holes at about even distances in the bowl around where the base will be.
  • Also drill holes in the base.
  • These will have wire stringed through to create one bowl/base setup.

Step #4:

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  • Twist the wire together to completely attach the bowl and base.
  • There you go, a bowl for your next party!

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