Introduction: Apache Throwing Star

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This is a useful weapon if you are ever in a survival situation. You can keep it on your belt while gathering food (because the gatherer always beats the hunter) and throw it if you see something. It is made with minimal tools and materials. Its purpose is to stun and not to kill. If it punctures your target it's a bonus.

Step 1: Items

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You will need paracord or you could use yucca rope (instructable coming soon), two sticks about equal size, and a knife

Step 2: Trim Sticks

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Trim the sticks to an equal size

Step 3: Sharpen the Sticks

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Step 4: Notch the Sticks

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Make notches in the middle of the sticks, about halfway through. Fit the sticks together to make sure they fit

Step 5: Tie Together

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lash the two sticks together and tie it off. If you want to, you can secure it together with pine pitch.

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JosephL63 (author)2016-10-18

Sounds like I could make it in 5 minutes - useful.

Wattosie (author)2016-10-10

But I learned these few tricks from teen pact survival. Look it up it's an awesome camp

Wattosie (author)2016-10-10

Thanks in working on a frog gig ible but I need rope

seamster (author)2016-10-10

This thing looks gnarly.. perfect for defending against attacking zombies! :)

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