Introduction: How to Make Fake Ammunition

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In this instructable I'll be showing you how to make fake ammunition(bullets) for next to nothing.Lets begin.


  - 1/4" socket 
  -cheap pen
  -earbud piece 
  -hot glue
  -gold and bronze spray paint

Step 1: The Shell

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    To begin take the earbud piece (pic 1) and fold the part that goes in your ear outwards. (pic 2) Once you have done this stick the part that is blue in the pic in to the back of the 1/4" socket.(pic 3) Now fold the flap sticking out over the back of the socket.(pic 4)
    Now that you've done all this take this little guy outside and spray paint it gold.

Step 2: The Projectile

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   Now to the projectile.Take out your cheap pen.(pic 1) Now what idid was i just used my teeth to pull out the end of the pen.(pic 2)
    Take the tip of the pen and sand down the bottom a bit.(pic 3) Sray paint the tip of the pin bronze and your ready to put the bullet together.

Step 3: Assembly

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Now simply put it together.Use some hot glue to keep the projectile in place and your done!

Step 4: Tips

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-You could spray paint the whole thing black
-Use something different than an earbud
-Make it smaller using something other than a socket

   I hope you enjoy this and have fun!


gordonfreemanisalive 23 (author)2012-07-04

awesome bullets.

Thanks man!

you are welcome

WHAT TYPE of gun is that?

a 122 bb gunn

oh. ok

jediwhiz3 (author)2012-05-28

cool! I've actually been looking for how to do this. thanks!

tech dawg (author)jediwhiz32012-05-28

You are very welcome glad I could help

jediwhiz3 (author)tech dawg2012-06-03


Cyclone1764 (author)2012-05-29

Nice, whats the shotgun in the backround
Did you make it or buy it?

tech dawg (author)Cyclone17642012-05-29

i bought that one but i will be posting a ible' on making a sniper rifle that you can take apart!

Cyclone1764 (author)tech dawg2012-05-30


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