Introduction: K'nex DSR-1

Hi there. 
I recently saw a k'nex replica of the DSR-50 sniper rifle. I really like how the real version looks, the replica not so much (no offence to the maker of it). So Yesterday I decided to make one myself, which I finished today.
Some info about the real gun:
- Bolt action, bullpup sniper rifle
- Chambered in 7.62x51 mm NATO, .338 Lapua Magnum
- 990 mm long
- Fully adjustable stock end and cheek rest
- Adjustable foregrip
- Bipod that folds over the top of the barrel

About my version:
- Replica of the 7.62x51 mm version
- Fixed stock and foregrip
- Fake bolt action
- Removable magazines
- No bipod (instead, I made the thing where normally the bipod attaches to the front iron sight)
- Accepts scope and iron sights
- Movable trigger
- Doesn't shoot
- Looks pretty decent IMO, and is full size

I hope you like this gun, and please tell me what you think

Video:

The mag release in the back isn't good, I need to replace that one




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dr. richtofen (author)2014-01-07

Thanks :D

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CODawesome (author)2013-06-13

WOAHOHOHO! YEAH! it would be even cooler if the front mag worked, like if you can switch the firing mech front the back mag to the front mag.

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dr. richtofen (author)CODawesome2013-06-14

Thanks!
Making the front mag work could probably be done in some way, though I'm not good with firing mechs in replica's

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Maybe you should make a mechanism as small as possible first, than make realistic walls and details. Start with the center with mech and mag, than add a nice barrel, a stock if needed, and sights and details.

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Yeah, I should try that once :p Probably on the next one (I succeeded in doing that on my SPAS-12)

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kk :D

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DarkOwlProductions (author)2013-06-10

Hey, Dr. Richtofen! Can I call you Mike?

Anyways, I've uploaded my two projects as a from topic. To all that are interested: https://www.instructables.com/community/DarkOwlKnex-Project-Update-One/

I'm sorry for the spam, but, alas, I'm a noob at instructables and can't seem to find another way to contact you. Oh, and I'm a homestuck fan. :3 I hope that doesn't clash with you being a brony.

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Hi :D Sure!
I've taken a look at them. Left a comment on the post.

Being a homestuck fan doesn't clash with my brony-ness. I've heard about HS, being a comic like thing, but I personally never read it, so I don't know what it is about

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Element Force (author)2013-06-09

The Dsr existe for real??

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Yes. It's a German bullpup sniper rifle

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Johnhall14 (author)2013-06-06

Epic,if only it could shoot. =D

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dr. richtofen (author)Johnhall142013-06-06

Thanks :D And I agree (once again ;P) if only it could shoot ...

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Johnhall14 (author)dr. richtofen2013-06-08

If only....

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DarkOwlProductions (author)2013-06-08

I'm having difficulty replying, so sorry about that first of all, Dr. Richtofen. it wants me to answer the captchalogue box when I reply, but the captchalogue box simply isn't there.

To answer, you question, I have a pretty interesting Oodammo pistol in the works. The mag tilts and locks on friction. Secondly, I have a single shot pistol with an energy transfer of my own design; I'm still building the Energy transferred pistol.

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Ah, the reply problem. I've heard that a few times, though never had it myself.
Those projects sound good, looking forward to see them :D

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Raz1r Knex Bull3t (author)2013-06-06

Lol, I was working on a functional DSR-1 with someone else. I had to stop working on it though because things were getting pretty busy in my life.

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same here

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Yep. Lol. You were the other person working with me and knexsniper1....

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yup..... now that finals are over I can work on it if it is not finished or destroyed?

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Lol, I stopped that project completely.

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Heh. Too bad you had to stop working on it

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hunter999 (author)2013-06-07

Nice, looks great!

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dr. richtofen (author)hunter9992013-06-07

Thanks =D

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DarkOwlProductions (author)2013-06-07

Dr. Richtofen, you should seriously post this. I have made an account today, and although this may sound creepy, I've been watching you K'nexers for a long time. I have waited a long time to make an account, and I wanted to say hi to all of you guys. I hope to have a sort of slideshow on my current two projects soon.

Keep up the good work,
DarkOwl

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Welcome to the site firstly :D I hope you'll enjoy your stay here.
I'm already uploading the photos for the instructions, it just takes a while with 72 photos. It should be up in maybe an hour, if not, then a bit later.
What are your projects you worked on?

Anyway, thanks for the comment :)

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JonnyBGood (author)2013-06-06

Very nice! I really wish this one could shoot, so much so that if you make an ible for your replica, I'll make it shoot.

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dr. richtofen (author)JonnyBGood2013-06-07

Thanks :D
I'll try to post it either today, or in the weekend

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AUG-5OM3 (author)2013-06-06

Echt super goed. Ga je hem posten?

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dr. richtofen (author)AUG-5OM32013-06-06

Bedankt =D
Ik zal kijken of ik morgen (anders in het weekend) tijd kan vinden om hem te posten

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E Pluribus Unum (author)2013-06-06

Great job bro! I love it!

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Thanks :) Glad you like it

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sandroknexmaster (author)2013-06-06

Looks great!

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Thanks =D

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NOW that is EPIC!!!!! That is just amazing. Dude, fantastic job. =D

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Thanks a lot =D

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