Step 5: Pick and print paper targets of your choice!
Here's two websites I found are great to download targets from, an A4 sheet will fit the cereal box very well. Both have a very nice selection of diff...
This is a tutorial on how to make a very simple, quick, and easy-to-make pellet catching target for airsoft guns. You should be able to make it just with items laying around the house. Admittedly, this is a common design and it is not my idea originally but I hope you find this useful nonetheless. I made it primarily for indoor use so I don't get BBs everywhere and potentially damage things. I wouldn't recommend it for outside as as it will not withstand rain (don't leave it out overnight or anything) and wind will knock it over.
Well, chances are you probably have eaten cereal recently, as I like to do these projects from time to time I specifically made sure a box was spared from the recycling as it's the perfect size for a target! Alternatively you could look for a cardboard box of similar dimensions.
Step 3: Filling
I was lucky enough that we'd recently bought a new bed and the packaging had a load of polystyrene with it. It is a very good material for these homemade airsoft targets, and the three pieces fit in the box together PERFECTLY :) However, I understand a lot of people won't have just bought a bed...so anything similar like some foam pipe insulation could be cut up or you can stuff it with a lot of old newspaper.
Step 4: Tape the lid
Seal the lid with some sticky tape, I used electrical tape, but use whichever. Either way as long as the lid is held down it doesn't matter. I also attached a padded envelope and extra piece of scrap cardboard to the back too, even though the BBs can't penetrate through both thick layers of polystyrene anyway.
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