Knex Pistol (no Rubber Bands)

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Introduction: Knex Pistol (no Rubber Bands)

A working knex pistol without rubber bands.
Pros:
-Unlike other guns, it doesn't use ruberbands!
-Has a clip.
Cons:
-Short ranged, can only shoot about 2 feet.

Step 1: Step 1

Gather these pieces:
Connecters:
6 red
1 light gray
1 green
6 dark gray
1 white
2 yellow
Rods:
2 green
2 white
1 blue
3 yellow
Then assemble the clip and trigger.

Step 2: Step 2

Assemble the following for the handle:

Step 3: Step 3

Insert the trigger and put the two handle pieces together.

Step 4: Step 4

Use a white rod to hold the handle together and a yellow rod for the barrel. Load the clip and fire! Move the clip to reload.

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Can you please explain how to assemble the clip and trigger?

I'm not too proud of this one, and its been so long since I made it anyway. . .
If I remember correctly, theres nothing special about the clip or trigger. The trigger is the green connector with the other pieces attached to it. The clip is a blue rod with dark gray connectors on it. If you want to try a better gun that, you could try the one I posted a month later (link below).  I've gotten better with instructions since then.
https://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-gun-Bolt-action-POG-Pistol/

How is a lack of rubber bands a pro if it causes it to shoot 1/20 of what it should?

This knex gun is probably the first gun that doesn't use rubber bands.

So... that's good how?

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what is the clip part?