Constructing the Heatshield

  1. Cut both strips. Cut slits and join both strips to form one large ring. Glue.
  2. Cut heatshield. Cut slit to center; overlap to dotted line and glue, forming a cone.
  3. Fold tabs on heatshield in half.
  4. Glue strip to tabs, forming a band around the edge of the heatshield.


© 1998 Live from Earth and Mars, Thelma Ritchie, and Rich Edgerton