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how do i make make a diy squib?

i love making movies and was just wondering how to make a cheap and easy gunshot effect or squib.
i had the idea of using an old water pistol but would it work?


Cyclone17642 years ago
An L shapped copper pipe piece wit a plastic bag on the bottom,
attach it on with a rubber band and cover with caulk
fill the where the blood should come out with fake blood and simpily apply pressure to the bag.
Its very simple to make and has surprising results!! (I am working on an ible)
FoolishSage3 years ago
I put the word "squib" in the search bar and the first four hit are (drum roll please):

For a bang with no blood
http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Quick-and-Dirty-Squib

Explosives and blood
http://www.instructables.com/id/flat-pack-explosive-squib/

This one looks like it shoots allot of blood
http://www.instructables.com/id/Pneumatic-Squib-Tutorial/

And finally CO2 powered
http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-CO2-powered-Squib-for-Self-contained-Blood-an/


I hope one of these can serve your purpose
monkeys98 (author)  FoolishSage3 years ago
thanks ive seen these and they are quite good.