Introduction: Knex Machine Gun

I wasn't planning to post this so soon, Because i was going to wait for KILLERK's MG. But i thought it would be cool to show you people my biggest baddest gun early =P Merry Christmas!
It uses a bullet-type design i made 4 years ago and i put them all on a chain; so it can shoot as many times as you want, it just takes a while to make more bullets. The one i made shoots about 30 Ft at 10 shots per second and has 40 "bullets" on its chain.

Sorry i don't have detailed instructions. =(

Step 1: The Bullets, Chain, and Gun.

1. Here's a picture of one bullet. (unloaded)

2. A picture with the chain off the gun and the gun next to it. (Sorry it's so dark)

3. A front view of the gun

Okay to build the bullet you need:
3 blue rods
1 green rod
1 red connector
1 light grey connector
1 black connector / grey connector
1 chain link
5 grey connectors

From my picture, there is only one piece you can't see, and that's a blue rod. And basically everything is connected to it how it shows on the picture.

Step 2: Loaded

Here's a very bright close-up of it all loaded and on the gun.

Step 3: Video

Here's a video of me loading and shooting it =)

Comments

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ProtectTheAlphaWolf made it! (author)2016-06-25

Great work on the mech!

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DEID12 made it! (author)2015-05-11

must be like so many knexs dont have dat much but i did make a knex flame thrower sadly melted all my knexs

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crestind made it! (author)2013-02-24

A trip down memory lane. I can't believe this was over 6 years ago...

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oodalumps made it! (author)oodalumps2013-02-26

It sure was easy to innovate and impress people back then.

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crestind made it! (author)crestind2013-02-27

Yeah no joke. It's call come a long way. Do you still mess with K'nex at all? I haven't touched mine in ages, between work and work.

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oodalumps made it! (author)oodalumps2013-02-27

Haven't made anything in a long time. I have some ideas, but no motivation to build them.

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crestind made it! (author)crestind2013-02-24

I'm aging...Pretty soon I'll be worm food.

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knextank made it! (author)2012-08-05

it's possible to fire multiple rods only using one rubberband. I found out that attaching a small very ferris wheel (white rods on a part with 8 openings) makes it possible to let the trigger move as many times as you want, only disadvantage is that most motors only have enough power to fire a green or white rod about 10" away.

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Atalung made it! (author)Atalung2013-02-08

It would be bigger and slower but you could use a set of gears to increase the power, but as mentioned it would be slower.

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knexboy586 made it! (author)2012-09-26

how many chain links do u need

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death987 made it! (author)2012-01-29

i would make one but i lost all my knex pieces

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Dashadower made it! (author)2011-11-14

Is this the one on youtube where this guy shoots it against a wall?

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oodalumps made it! (author)oodalumps2011-11-13

If you're talking about the one with 1,000,000+ views, then this is it. But I wasn't shooting it at a wall in the video.

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super knex builder made it! (author)2011-08-01

plz make better intstructions, I can't find a good one, plz

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deviant made it! (author)2007-04-18

whats under the bullits i cant make em\

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fries123 made it! (author)fries1232011-07-26

more bullets

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mberg made it! (author)2011-05-28

is this gun from utube because if it is. iv'e wanted to build this so bad!! (sadly i don't have that motor)

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oodalumps made it! (author)oodalumps2011-05-28

It is the same gun.

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mberg made it! (author)mberg2011-05-28

nice! its so fast!

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slipdiddy101 made it! (author)2010-11-11

I'm thinkin' of buildin' one......

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slipdiddy101 made it! (author)2010-11-11

plz post vid!

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An Villain made it! (author)2010-04-06

10 RPS?

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prodo123 made it! (author)prodo1232010-05-30

It's because the chain is really really light, compared to the K'nexecutioner 2.11 (The chain weighs more than the gun :P)

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An Villain made it! (author)An Villain2010-06-01

Not technically true, as the Knexecutioner 2.11 is a very light weapon without the chain, and also the chain has a much higher rotational inertia than the chain on this gun, also that chain is completely secured while this chain can flop around a lot. But I seriously doubt this weapon achieves 10 rounds per second.

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Nyanman made it! (author)2007-01-29

guns with belt feed are cool.

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Kaiven made it! (author)Kaiven2007-04-03

HEY!!!! your picture is a bugbear! do you play KoL too??????!!!!!

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Nyanman made it! (author)Nyanman2007-07-30

yes, i do play KOL. character is Q branch.

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uberrobodude made it! (author)uberrobodude2010-05-24

YAY! KOL!

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CrazyCHRIS!! made it! (author)CrazyCHRIS!!2007-10-06

soon im gonna make an LMG with a belt feed on the side

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smidge147 made it! (author)smidge1472007-09-29

nah there not dude they take ages to reload! a single shot sniper would be way more effective than this. i see this gun as a novelty

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Spycrab made it! (author)2010-02-08

nice bely
nice shirt
nice gun
COOL :D 5*

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Acepilot42 made it! (author)2009-12-14

i like ponies

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Sandy44444 made it! (author)2009-08-31

sombody tell me what "oodammo" is

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oodalumps made it! (author)oodalumps2009-08-31

White rod with a red connector on the end.

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Sandy44444 made it! (author)Sandy444442009-09-01

thanks

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Pizzapie500 made it! (author)Pizzapie5002009-09-02

Is oodammo made my oodalumps? Or did someone just name it that?

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DJ Radio made it! (author)DJ Radio2009-11-04

It wasn't actually made by oodalumps, but he discovered its accuracy and its superior performance.

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cool bas3 made it! (author)cool bas32009-10-04

yes

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Pizzapie500 made it! (author)Pizzapie5002009-10-05

That took a while, i figured it out already

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Raiden97 made it! (author)2009-05-16

my friend has my chain that was like 10 feet long and he lost it

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barrett50cal made it! (author)barrett50cal2009-05-18

how do u lose something that is ten feet long?

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An Villain made it! (author)An Villain2009-07-02

maybe it was stolen.

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barrett50cal made it! (author)barrett50cal2009-07-02

that comment was several months late...

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An Villain made it! (author)An Villain2009-07-03

but at least it is here now.

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barrett50cal made it! (author)barrett50cal2009-07-03

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barrett50cal made it! (author)barrett50cal2009-07-03

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An Villain made it! (author)An Villain2009-07-03

(Still no comment?)

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barrett50cal made it! (author)barrett50cal2009-07-04

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An Villain made it! (author)An Villain2009-07-04

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