Introduction: Clothes Pin Gun

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 This is an instructable on how to build a clothes pin gun. I have seen variations of this, but never this exact gun.

Step 1: What You Need

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 This is a list of supplies:
1: clothes pin
2: rubber band
3: scissors
4: saw
5: toothpicks
almost all (except for saw) of these items are available at a supermarket or grocery store

Step 2: Disassemble

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 Disassemble the clothes pin, and do not  throw away any pieces. 

Step 3: Saw

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 Saw one of the wooden clothes pin pieces in half

Step 4: Cut

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 Cut a notch in the other wooden piece.

Step 5: Rubber-band

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 Rubber-band the two pieces together, like in the picture.

Step 6: Trigger

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 Slide on the metal piece , spring first, with one metal bar on ether side of the bottom wooden piece.

Step 7: How to Use It

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To cock the gun, slide the top wooden piece forward until one of the metal pieces clicks into the hole in it.

Step 8: Ammo

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 To make ammo, cut the bottom of of a toothpick 

Step 9: Congragulations!!

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Congrats! Have fun shooting it. 


lowe (author)2011-10-04

I have incoorporated this into a pistol so it is like the cartrige. It is slide action and true trigger. I made it out of card board. Very good. Im almost done making a rifle with a mag so you can shoot several rounds. Let me know if you want me to post!

Jetmaster360 (author)lowe2015-11-08

that would be so awesome!!

paintballplayer (author)lowe2011-10-29

That's sounds very cool! I would love to see this posted when it is done!

Converse_lover_101 (author)2015-03-05

This is a really cool and fun toy. I love it

seabananers (author)2010-07-20


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