In this DiResta video, Jimmy builds a model of the Eiffel Tower out of wooden craft sticks.
The vid is basically an ad for Titebond Quick & Thick no-run glue, but it’s a cool build that is satisfying to watch and there are some useful tips in here, like how he turns an image from the internet into a template for the tower and using zip-ties to clamp parts together for gluing.
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