How-To: Papercraft Oscillating Woodpecker Toy

Craft & Design Science
How-To: Papercraft Oscillating Woodpecker Toy

Over at CRAFT, Rachel Hobson spotted the directions to make this awesome papercraft oscillating woodpecker toy. Made using a rubber band, drinking straw, and some paper, it is both an interesting lesson in underdamped systems, and fun to make. What better way to explain dynamic systems to kids (or yourself) than with cute birds?

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