The Star Sphere

how do you make a star sphere out of magnet balls? we’ll show you! this build is made from 612 speks and uses 2 colors.


watch the video or check out the step by step guide below.


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  • Step 1

    create a chain of speks 50 long, arranged in the pattern below.

  • Step 2

    Attach the first spek in the chain to the fifth and wrap until you have a pentagon with 5 speks on each side (the whole chain baby)!

  • Step 3

    Build 11 more pentagons (12 total).

  • Step 4

    Pick a pentagon and align another on each of its sides (x2).

  • Step 5

    Pack ‘em up and the pieces of each half will snap into place, then join the two to complete your build!

  • The End.

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