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It is time to finally unveil the Pyroach.


And now the parts list.

MacGuyver Items:
A lot of EB Green tape (1.25 rolls)_______FREE
1-2 liter pop bottle____________________FREE
1-1 liter pop bottle____________________FREE
1-20 oz. Pop bottle____________________FREE
24 wire hangers_______________________FREE
Random shapes of packing Styrofoam_____FREE
3 Bags of cotton balls__________________FREE
Some twine__________________________FREE

Recycled Item:
Scrap cardboard______________________FREE

Salvage Parts (30% of normal):
3" 2X4 pine___________________________ .03
Scrap plywood_________________________.04
7.5VDC 2amp wall wart_________________1.50
Mini wiper motor______________________5.00

Full Price Parts:
Spray can of Elmers adhesive ____________3.97
Spray can flat brown paint_______________1.97
Spray can flat black paint________________1.00
Finish nails___________________________1.00
Flasher light stripped from Dollar Tree toy __ .50
8 drywall screw ________________________.64
24 green glass beads ____________________.24
1 fender washer ________________________.23
2 machine screws ______________________.16
1 nut (not me, the other kind) _____________.15
1 hot glue stick_________________________.12
6 brown pipe cleaners ___________________.25
1 plastic cockroach _____________________.10
Dollar tree sunglasses __________________1.00
6 wire connectors______________________1.20
3 small washers________________________.30

$19.40





If you are interested how I did it, make sure you look for the How-To that BoysInBoo is posting for me in the How-To section.
 

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I seriously doubt I would kill that roach if I stomped on it with BOTH feet!!! :eek:

GREAT work & glad to see you got such a big project done in time!
 

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Creepy roach, Papa. It looks too real, I'd hate to find that in my kitchen.

Was the Tequila bottle full when you started the project?
 

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Pyroach is Awesome..I want one..no 3
excellent job... looks kinda real

who did the munching sounds? haha
 

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Eeeewwww my god that thing is just ***king GROSS... awesome work though!

It totally put me off of the candy I was eating but the end part made me laugh out loud.

Great job!!
 

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Spikey hairs made out of finishing nails. Yes they hurt multiple times.
 

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That one and two others.
 

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Thank you all for your kind words. He/she was fun to build.
 
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