Introduction: Knex M4A1 / M4 Carbine Assualt Rifle

DO NOT BUILD THIS if you want a gun that shoots good.  Build this ONLY if you are going to keep it for looks.  Do not judge this gun based on its shooting.  It was made purely for looks.  It jams frequently and only gets about 15 ft unless you take off the stock, then it gets about 30 -40 ft and does not jam.  If you want a gun that shoots good, make my intervention.  REMEMBER: RATE THIS GUN BASED ON IT'S LOOKS, NOT IT'S PERFORMANCE.  IT'S A REPLICA.  IT SHOULD BE RATED ON LOOKS, NOT PERFORMANCE.

Step 1: Barrel

 Read the notes

Step 2: The Magazine

 Read the notes

Credit to TheDunkis for his magazine.

Step 3: The Body

 Read the notes

Step 4: Mech

 Read the notes

Step 5: Handle

 Read the notes

Step 6: The Stock

 Read the notes

Step 7: Attaching Everything

 Read the notes

Step 8: Attachments

Now, you may be thinking...
WTF?  This looks nothing like an M4 Carbine!

Thats where you're wrong.  In this step i'll show you how to attach the attachments like the carrying handle for example.

1) Carrying handle / Iron sight
2) Red dot sight

Comments

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dynamite_kid (author)2017-05-26

AMAZING!

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plumeri1 (author)2015-08-09

xD the war pic tho

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Jaren000 (author)2013-08-11

will it still fit together if i remove the firing system? because i don't care at all if it shoots. i just want it to be accurate and this, my friend, is epic.

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knexgunbuilder217 (author)2012-07-27

can i make a reveiw 4 this

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Why don't you?

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PotatoCoffee (author)2012-08-23

Looks awesome!

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knex obsessed (author)2011-07-29

Now i have built this gone for the second time, im gunna SOPMOD it :D,
for you guys that dont know, a SOPMOD, is a Red Dot Sight, Grenade Launcher and a Silencer, and also the M4 carbine and the M4A1, are the same set of guns but different, The M4 Carbine has a little more power, whereas the M4A1 is more for its accurecy

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SLIMSMURPHY0007 (author)2011-02-17

i dont get in the first bit which rod gos down the middle and wat is the small orange and black bits

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MotaBoi (author)SLIMSMURPHY00072011-02-19

It's a red rod

Those are broken orange connecters

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notreallyno (author)MotaBoi2011-07-17

do you need the broken ones?

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SLIMSMUPHY (author)MotaBoi2011-04-04

thanks very useful i have made it now

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InvincibleCory (author)2011-06-20

hundredth rating woot

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black ops (author)InvincibleCory2011-07-12

this one was posted on my birthday

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2000smartkid (author)2011-05-14

how do you connect all the parts on step 3?

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knex obsessed (author)2010-12-27

SWEEET gun dude just built it and it looks awsome in real. me nd ma mate piss about playing war games liike cod real life so i am gunna use it for that.too bad it isnt good at range but u got the looks perfect and the MW2 pic is awsome i never knew this gun was in tht game :P

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MotaBoi (author)knex obsessed2011-02-11

Thanks!! :D

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yupesh (author)2011-01-21

wtf what do you do ican make half of it then the pictures stop why did they make a new system cause i cant see some pictures

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MotaBoi (author)yupesh2011-02-11

Nobody else had a problem with it.

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sharpshot13 (author)2011-01-29

Its a great gun but when I try to shoot it the barrel stops the "bullet".

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MotaBoi (author)sharpshot132011-02-11

Yeah, that's the worst part about the gun, but you should have read the description ;)

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dansdoc (author)2010-10-26

after the hine and grey rod what on earth is it?

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MotaBoi (author)dansdoc2010-10-26

After the what?

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dansdoc (author)MotaBoi2010-10-29

after hinge theres a grey rod and theres something after the grey rod

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MotaBoi (author)dansdoc2010-10-29

A Y connector.

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dansdoc (author)MotaBoi2010-10-31

doesnt look like it

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MotaBoi (author)dansdoc2010-10-31

Which picture are you talking about?

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dansdoc (author)MotaBoi2010-11-06

the one with 1 layer of the stock

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MotaBoi (author)dansdoc2010-11-06

That's not very specific

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dansdoc (author)MotaBoi2010-11-11

on the second pic

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MotaBoi (author)dansdoc2010-11-12

It's 2 Y connecters put together.

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dansdoc (author)MotaBoi2010-11-12

how r they put together?

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MotaBoi (author)dansdoc2010-11-12

The front of one clips in to the back of the other.

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dansdoc (author)MotaBoi2010-11-13

then it cant attach to both peices

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Senior Waffleman (author)dansdoc2010-12-13

its in a link, theyre attached like a chain and then to the yellow rod

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dansdoc (author)Senior Waffleman2010-12-14

they cant both attach to the white rod and yellow rod at the same time!

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Senior Waffleman (author)dansdoc2010-12-15

heres a closeup of how it works, dont mind the pieces, its just an example

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dansdoc (author)Senior Waffleman2010-12-16

LOL THANKS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
i thought the black y clip was a black green rod

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Senior Waffleman (author)dansdoc2010-12-16

lol

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dansdoc (author)Senior Waffleman2010-12-17

:-(

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Senior Waffleman (author)dansdoc2010-12-17

???

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dansdoc (author)Senior Waffleman2010-12-19

turn you head 90 degrees its a face!

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Senior Waffleman (author)dansdoc2010-12-19

i know, but why a frownie?

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dansdoc (author)Senior Waffleman2010-12-21

you mack me by saying laugh out loud when i got something wrong :-(

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Senior Waffleman (author)dansdoc2010-12-21

no, dude, its cool, i just put it =P

dont get the wrong idea, i love all my instructables friends =)

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dansdoc (author)Senior Waffleman2010-12-22

:-)

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Senior Waffleman (author)dansdoc2010-12-14

what are you talking about? hold on, ill get a pic up soon

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Senior Waffleman (author)dansdoc2010-12-13

its in a link, the ends are connected to each other, kinda like a chain, and the to the yellow rod

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MotaBoi (author)dansdoc2010-11-13

I don't know how I can explain any farther.

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dansdoc (author)MotaBoi2010-11-16

further not farther or father

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TheKnexNoob (author)dansdoc2010-12-06

Farther is a word used in certain circumstances. Look it up.

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