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Hornet Launcher Mini-Bow

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Hi. I may not post much, but I will when I create something or even remember I want to post something :p. I may also be late only replies to comments because I may forget to check for new comments. This is my first post, so please don't be too harsh with your comments. So, today, I thought of my OWN way to launch hornets: A mini-bow :D!
    You will need:
Two small paperclips(The smallest kind, they are colored)
One index card(Standard sized)
One rubber band(Standard sized)
Tape
 
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The first thing you need to do is bend two paperclips into a straight line.(The straighter the better.)

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Now, the next thing you do is tape the two together, like this.

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Roll the two paperclips up in an index card as tight as possible and tape it all up.

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Bend that thing that you just made into the shape of a bow.

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Bend the top ends of the index card forward, like this.

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Put a rubber band on the front of it, like I did in the picture. Pull it slightly to the side and tape it all over. I suggest moving it howard the side that you are dominant with: Righties pull the rubber band slightly to the right, lefties to the left. Tip: hold the bow a little bit sideways when shooting. Just a LITTLE bit sideways, not a lot. And now you are done! I am not responsible for any damage or injuries caused by this, as I am only the creator of this. Have fun! :D
                     ~500waffles
500waffles (author) 8 months ago
There :)
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cdyer48 months ago
How do you fire it
500waffles (author)  cdyer48 months ago
Sorry I'm late but you fire it by holding the bow sideways a tiny bit, put the hornet on the band, and shoot. Hope I helped :). I'll post a picture of me using it when I can.
500waffles (author) 8 months ago
Comments and tips are welcome :).
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