Introduction: 5 Minute M & M Catapult Game

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This is a little M & M catupult that anyone can make. I use it to throw M & M's into mine and my friends mouths but you could use it to throw at a target, into a cup, at your little brother/sister, etc...

Step 1: Supplies

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1. Icebreakers tin (To Share, Not to Share)
2. 2 popcicle sticks
3. Glue gun
4. Hot Glue
Images are a little blurry sorry

Step 2: Take Off the Label

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Take the label off and then take the top off

Step 3: Remove the Not to Share Piece

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Cut the Not To Share piece off with a knife

Step 4: The Arm

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Glue one of the popcicle sticks to the bottom of the not to share piece.

Step 5: Make Room for My Stick

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Cut the to share piece so that there is room for the popcicle stick.

Step 6: Glue the Arm On

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Glue the arm onto the to share side.

Step 7: The Last Steps

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Glue a popcicle stick to the other side of the to share part.
Put some glue where the line is on the not to share part.


giike3 (author)2012-07-11

I made one out of a fork and tape it works great

giike3 (author)2012-07-11

Wicked it looks awesome

Mac1997 (author)2011-07-28

attached rubber band on and its amazing great design. i chipped a tooth when i flung a tropical sour into my gob

Saldan (author)2009-07-28

simplest catapul yet :D. Gotta try this one soon*favs*

striker187 (author)2009-07-02

I cut the large flap off but tape fixed that

striker187 (author)2009-07-02

kinda late I am done with my catapult

striker187 (author)2009-02-04

very hard to see what to cut but nice catupult!

hikinotimasha (author)striker1872009-06-27

you cut the little edge that holds the flap down, you could also file it down

Flash Gordon (author)2009-04-15

awesome im making one with a green container.

Maximous (author)2009-02-04

You can also reatach the lid to the base so you can hold M & M or Mints in it. Just put a piece of tape or something over the not to share hole and remove it when you need to get at the contents. This was a very creative way to use an object that has so many capabilities!

Wafflicious (author)2008-11-30

added to group. thanks, worked great

Big Bubba (author)2008-05-23

looks fun and creative. Good job!

Garthummn (author)2008-04-10

If you have it lying around epoxy or latex put in it and the bottome left on will make it sturdy and have more weight. Also you can launch the mints that come inside. Mine worked fairly well with the mints.

GorillazMiko (author)2007-12-30

Haha, looks cool, I will have to try this when I buy those mints. (favorited)


Kevvixx (author)2007-12-30

Very cool and i bet it is entertaining. Cool Instructable.

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