Very easy and kids friendly mini crossbow made from clothes pegs, cotton buds and rubber bands.
This was my first ever DIY project in my life. I was about 6 years old when my uncle showed me how to make this.
There is not much to say about this instructable when you look at the picture. But here is a little walkthrough.
Step 1: What You Need
1 clothes peg (wooden or plastic)
2 cotton buds
2 rubber bands
Step 2: Pull Off the Cotton of One Side of One Cotton Bud and Both Sites of the Other Cotton Bud.
Step 3: Push One Cotton Bud Through the Center of the Clothes Peg.
Step 4: Wrap One Rubber Band Around the Cotton Bud As Shown on the Picture.
Step 5: Wrap the Other Rubber Band Around the End of the Clothes Peg. Not to Tight!
Step 6: Place One End of the First Rubber Band in Place Over the Other Rubber Band.
Step 7: The Arrow
The other cotton bud is our arrow.
You have to make a nock at the end of the arrow. I used the edge of a sharpening stone.
Step 8: Ready
Place the arrow in the crossbow and push on the clothes peg to shoot.