Introduction: How to Make a Grappling Gun From Office Supplies

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So your board in your office and have nothing else to do. Luckily you have pencils, paper clips and rubber bands. What now! For this easy Grappling gun you will need

- 2 pencils
- 1 pen with cap
- 6 paper clips
- dental floss, 3 small tubes
-1 glue cap, small
- 1 close pin
- Duct Tape

Enjoy this simple craft and freak out your co workers when they come back!

Step 1: Step 1

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Get your 6 paper clips and cover the entire paper clip in duct tape. Remember to cover each paper clip. Next, bend 3 paper clips and keep the other 3 the same. Following that, tape a bent clip to a straight clip and do it until you get 3 hooks. Then attack each hook on the top of the cap of the pen and secure with some tape around  the tip of the pen.  Now you have your grappling hook.

Step 2: Step 2

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Next, add the dental floss. arrange the dental floss like in the picture and secure. This was easy. Remember to wrap it with duct tape so it won't fall apart. 

Step 3: Step 3

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Now we are going to add the pencils, not sharpened to the top of the secured dental floss base. wrap each end of the 2 pencils together so they are secure. Then  secure the end of it to the dental floss with plenty of duct tape.

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To make the trigger, get your clothe pin and secure it on top of the pencils, like in the picture.put tape around the entire dental floss base and clothe pin to make sure it stays secure.

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Don't forget about that glue cap. cut a hole in the cap so the pen can fit through it easily.  Next, cut your rubber band and slide the two ends into the cap and wrap around the side of the cap. Secure with duct tape. now secure the glue cap to the far end of the pencils with some duct tape. 

Their you go, your own mini grappling gun made from office supplies. Hope this come in use when your board in the cubical!


kitschkittyuk (author)2015-11-08

*you're *bored
Great idea tgough. :)

mikeasaurus (author)2012-08-11

Looking good. How far does your shoot?

(you should give credit to the original author of this design, like I did

soxrawesome2 (author)mikeasaurus2012-08-11

Mines a bit differnt. No tape holder. Mine shoots around 5 feet or more

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