Introduction: K'NEX AAC Honey Badger

The Honey Badger, made by AAC (Advanced Armament Corporation), was intended to replace guns like the MP5SD and the M4A1. It does this simply by doing what each of those two guns do, only it does it better and in one complete group. For example, you have the attributes of the MP5SD (my favorite SMG): telescoping "wire" stock, fully-integrated silencer, small overall body, great accuracy - then you have the attributes of the M4A1 (one of my least favorite assault rifles): good sized caliber (5.56 NATO, better than the MP5's 9mm), good accuracy, etc. The Honey Badger essentially combines many, if not all, of the attributes of both of those guns, with: a telescoping "wire" stock, fully-integrated silencer, small overall body, great sized caliber (.300 Blackout), and pretty good accuracy.

What is .300 Blackout (7.62x35)? See here.

The cool thing about this K'NEX AAC Honey Badger is that it mimics the real weapon's combination, in the fact that it: has a telescoping wire stock (from my MP5SD), small overall body (a combination of BM2's M4A1,and my previous experience), and a great sized caliber (better than, at least in my opinion, my MP5SD's tan clip, BM's MP5 dark grey connector, and BM's M4A1 blue rod). It shoots a dark grey one slot connector with a green rod, my personal favorite. To sum up the features we have:

- Telescoping stock (that is relatively sturdy)
- Flip up front and rear sights
- Sturdy magazine
- Secondary chamber (you'll learn more about that in the video, coming soon)
- Really great pin-pull (not seen in pics)
- Comfortable grip/handle
- Good power and accuracy: 40 - 50 ft. (speculation)
- 16 -20 rd. magazine- 

I am actually considering making a full set of instructions , but more likely than not, I'll just post internals.


Enjoy!

-The Red Book of Westmarch


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The+Red+Book+of++Westmarch made it!(author)2014-03-19

Here are some internalls for you guys:

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Dr+MonkeyMan made it!(author)2014-07-29

How can you not like the M4A1? Its my fav.

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The+Red+Book+of++Westmarch made it!(author)2014-07-31

Well, in the first place, its pretty outdated. In the second place, there are so many other options that would be, in my opinion, better overall. Guns like the Remington ACR, the Beretta ARX-160, the SIG 556... the list could go on.

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Kona-chan made it!(author)2014-08-29

FNC

Galil AR(my favorite weapon I MEAN LOOK AT HER)

FN SC2010

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knexmaster9 made it!(author)2016-09-08

the Galil is just a Jewish AK-47

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Kona-chan made it!(author)2016-09-13

not really, it's practicly the same platform ,that's true but it's not a "jewish" ak, it's a Israeli version of the AK, that doesn't make it jewish straight away, please keep stereotypes like this for yourself in the future

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The+Red+Book+of++Westmarch made it!(author)2014-09-05

Hmm, well, I'm not such a big fan of the FN FAL line, but it is the right arm of the free world...

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Dr+MonkeyMan made it!(author)2014-08-02

That makes sense. But i still like the M4A1

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knexmaster9 made it!(author)2015-10-04

If you like the M4A1 take a look at the C8, it's a better version

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FlorisV made it!(author)2015-02-24

i want to build this thing but i cant find the instructions where are those

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FlorisV made it!(author)2015-02-24

i want to build this thing but i cant find the instructions where are those

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Kona-chan made it!(author)2014-10-09

hehe I remember making this one

had a lot of fun with it,

it neither was light or heavy

but never got it to shoot, can't remember why

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myOmy made it!(author)2014-05-24

how do you make such beautiful things?

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The+Red+Book+of++Westmarch made it!(author)2014-05-31

Practice. =D

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myOmy made it!(author)2014-05-31

I'm sure.

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akshat21045 made it!(author)2014-03-17

Awesome! What does it take as ammo?

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The+Red+Book+of++Westmarch made it!(author)2014-03-17

Uh, dude, the ammo it takes is talked about in the description above... XD Thanks again bro! Got that shipment yet?

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akshat21045 made it!(author)2014-03-17

Sorry :P. Also, it takes nearly a month to to ship from the US to India, so I should be getting my shipment by the starting of April, or the end of March.

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The+Red+Book+of++Westmarch made it!(author)2014-03-19

Its all good. Yeah, wow, that is a rather long time...

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akshat21045 made it!(author)2014-03-21

That is, and it is getting late by every day. It has been dispatched TODAY, so it might come by mid-april. What a bummer.

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The+Red+Book+of++Westmarch made it!(author)2014-03-22

Man, that is a long time to wait.... XD You might just want to order an year in advance just so that K'NEX you might want will suddenly appear at your door when you least expect it.

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akshat21045 made it!(author)2014-03-22

Haha that is a good idea but I just bought $100 worth of k'nex, so no more for a loooooong time.

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JonnyBGood made it!(author)2014-03-24

Do they have knex in India? I mean I usually buy mine at garage sales for much lower than normal prices. (granted I'm not even sure they have garage sales in India)

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akshat21045 made it!(author)2014-03-24

Nope, no garage sales in India. No K'nex either in India. (Man, there aren't even garages in India :P)

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JonnyBGood made it!(author)2014-03-24

Well I guess knex are a sole American based product then... That may also explains why there expensive.

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Kona-chan made it!(author)2014-04-20

well they also sell/solded it in Europe(in holland they kinda took away the regular knex and started selling the big and small ones), the only way u can get it here is garage sales, friends, order it online etc, no stores, well, sometimes, really, really, sometimes

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The+Red+Book+of++Westmarch made it!(author)2014-03-23

Yeah, you might want to wait awhile before you buy more. I only have $32 into my K'NEX.

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JonnyBGood made it!(author)2014-03-24

Yeah last time I spent 20$ on 5000+ pieces. Garage sale season is coming, as soon as that darn snow melts....

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akshat21045 made it!(author)2014-03-24

WHAT! I bought 600 pieces for 80 bucks and you got 5000 for a quarter the price? Man I wish there were garage sales in India.

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JonnyBGood made it!(author)2014-03-24

Yeah, blatantly oblivious they don't know the retail value of knex, and that's where I strike! For me I just buy a container a year from some garage sale.

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Senior+Waffleman made it!(author)2014-03-27

Nice :D

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The+Red+Book+of++Westmarch made it!(author)2014-04-02

Thanks man! It is probably one of my favorite builds. It is not as accurate as other builds of mine, but its telescoping stock really makes it nice.

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Kona-chan made it!(author)2014-03-18

such an anoying gun in ghost tho xD

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The+Red+Book+of++Westmarch made it!(author)2014-03-19

What do you mean?

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dr.+richtofen made it!(author)2014-03-19

He means that it's an annoying gun in CoD Ghosts.

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The+Red+Book+of++Westmarch made it!(author)2014-03-20

-.- No way. XD

What I meant was: "What do you mean by it? Why is it annoying in Call of Duty: Ghosts?"

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dr.+richtofen made it!(author)2014-03-20

:p
Because it's CoD, the weapon system is very unbalanced.

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The+Red+Book+of++Westmarch made it!(author)2014-03-20

Heh heh, guess so. You know, to be honest, I've never really thought that the CoD guns were unfairly balanced... Sure, there are certain things you can do to each class to make it better, but I don't view the guns from Black Ops and MW3 as "unbalanced." To be honest, I've never played online, but at the same time, I have played with some pretty stiff competition, and they (the guns) did not appear to unbalanced... Maybe that's just me.

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dr.+richtofen made it!(author)2014-03-20

Eh. In Black Ops online, there certainly are some overpowered guns, especially with a few of the attachments. You really didn't have to be good at the game to still get kills with them, as long as you had your sights on someone else...

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Kona-chan made it!(author)2014-03-20

no, because it's silenced and like so much campers use it, or with THE GOD DAMN TRACKER SIGHT

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dr.+richtofen made it!(author)2014-03-20

1: Get a Steam account
2: Download TF2 for free
3: ???
4: Profit

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JonnyBGood made it!(author)2014-03-16

Nice, an official preview! Well naturally I love it! The only problem would be that I would break the magazines because I would remove them like Call of Duty Ghost, fling it out.

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TheAwesomestDude made it!(author)2014-03-17

hehe

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JonnyBGood made it!(author)2014-03-17

You would too eh?

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TheAwesomestDude made it!(author)2014-03-20

yep, I would

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The+Red+Book+of++Westmarch made it!(author)2014-03-17

Yup! Thanks man, I'm glad you like it! Yeah, I've had the urge to do that myself, but have been to chicken to fix a broken magazine. XD

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TheAwesomestDude made it!(author)2014-03-20

yep, sure would!

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Zombiekiller-93 made it!(author)2014-03-18

Looks ok Red

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The+Red+Book+of++Westmarch made it!(author)2014-03-19

Thankee!

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Zombiekiller-93 made it!(author)2014-03-20

That's ok, have you check out my PPSh-41 instructions

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