Step 2: Pin the Bones Together

fastening two fake bones together
Photo: Julian Wass
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Drive a stainless-steel trim-head screw through the pilot holes you just made. You may need to tighten or loosen the screws slightly to accommodate inconsistencies in the angle, shape, or curve of the bones.
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    Tools List

    • drill
      Drill/driver with high-speed steel bit
    • multi-bit screwdriver
      Screwdriver
    • jigsaw
      Jigsaw or other saw for cutting the mounting block

    Shopping List

    1. 2 vertebrae casts

    2. 1 tibia cast

    3. Stainless-steel trim-head screws

    4. 1x4 scrap wood for the mounting block5. Exterior paint the color of your door

    6. 1¼-inch deck screws

    7. Removable mounting tape