Introduction: 10 Minute Blowgun

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Step 1: Requirements

Sewing needle
Shoelace
Scissors
Stick glue (optional)
Two 1/4" diameter straws

Step 2: Needle

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Find a sewing needle about 2" long. Thick sewing needle but not to thick

Step 3: Body

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To make the body find a shoelace any color you please. Cut the end to about 1/4" and cut down the string to about 3/4 (rough estimate)

Step 4: Straw

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Take two straws tape them together and cut them down to 12"

Step 5: Assembly

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To assemble the needle stick the back end of the needle into a stick o glue about 1/4 of the needle.

Firmly stick the needle through the back of the body. If the needle doesn't fit snuggly into the body find a wider needle.

Step 6: Loading and Firing

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To load blow dart insert the dart needle first into the back of straw until fully Into straw.


To fire simply blow quickly until dart fully leaves straw

Step 7:

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Dart is strong enough to stick in drywall, hardwood, and many others things

Have fun

Comments

TheUltimateChallenge (author)2014-01-15

Thank*

TheUltimateChallenge (author)2014-01-15

Thanks you

thehbird (author)2013-12-30

Interesting never thought about that

authenticga (author)2013-12-17

Pretty cool, I made one, it comes out really fast if you connect it to a compressed air duster can

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