This is how i made my -sort of- remote controllable spudgun ignition

list of stuff to buy before you start on this project with a high awesomeness level:
piezo bbq-lighter
spark plug
steel wire

tools: a wire stripper
          tape ( yes , tape is a tool)
          hands ( don't lose 'em , they might just come in handy)

Step 1: drilling

this is the part where you take out your drill , attach a drill bit the size of the threaded part of the spark plug.
Drill a hole in a strong , robust part of the combustion chamber

<p>Fun fact: A 3 pack of lighters will yield 3 igniters. Each igniter will last quite a while, many mini spud guns have non replaceable igniters. So, using a sparker from a lighter is a good idea.</p>
Your English isn't bad. I read plenty of things written by native speakers, man, and you'd have to be pretty awful to not be up to par. <br> <br>Great project.
the spark plug is kind of...useless if you're using a BBQ ignitor....all you need are two nails or pins or anything metal that are close enough to allow a spark to jump the gap when you push the ignitor
yeah that's true , o no , wait , what is a sparkplug again<br /> indeed , 2 metal pins close together , it even has extra isolation and threaded wire , so you can jam it in there real tight , instead of hot-glueing your nails<br />
nice comeback
use a ignition coil<br />
how did the gun itself work out?<br />
hmmm, well , you can see that there is only a small (threaded)endcap on the gun.<br /> I tested it with a bigger endcap , but the gun was so powerful that it blew the cap off and rammed it into my stomach :P<br /> it's pretty powerful , because , when i shot it against a 3 inch thick wooden board ( point blanc) it shot right trough :)<br /> <br />
shot something through a 3&quot; thick piece of wood?<br /> <br /> pics or it didn't happen.....you would need a LOT of pressure to do that<br />
sorry , stupid metric system , 3 cm was the correct thickness<br />
ahhhh, that would make a bit more sense<br />
the ammo i used : 3 aa batteries , siliconed together in a perfect - barrel shape<br /> also added a steel pin on top :P<br /> that's why it shot trough<br /> ps : the chamber is 50 cm long and the barrel 1meter long<br />

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