Introduction: Knex Sling-Shot

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This is an extremely powerful knex sling shot that goes so far I cant quite measure how far it goes, but i'm sure it goes more than 100 ft. The accuracy is decent, but don't expect to nail a target 75 ft. away. Have fun with it.

Step 1: The Legs

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Follow the pic.
Make 2 of these.

Step 2: Putting It Together

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make 2 of these

Step 3: Adding On

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make 2 of these and add them on as shown

Step 4: Body

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follow the pics.

Step 5: Middle Part

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follow the pics.
make 2 of these

Step 6: Attaching It

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follow the pics.

Step 7:

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Step 8: Bullet

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this is the easiest step ever.

Step 9: Loading and Firing

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this is how to shoot
Place the Y connector over the rubber band as shown.
Make sure that the bullet is in the center of the rubber band.
pinch the Y connector and pull it back as far as it can go.
Aim and realese.
Have fun!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Comments

psharpep (author)2009-11-17

Dude I don't know where you're from but 100 ft isn't extremely powerful. Snipers get up to 500 ft, good rifles get like 200, bad get like 50, and pistols get like 50. 100 ft is basically just an average rifle. And exotic pieces? Really?

lowe (author)psharpep2010-12-04

Tell me one gun that can get 500 feet made out of knex.

SR-v2.

nickpkcin (author)lowe2011-01-22

the srv2

The Jamalam (author)2009-03-21

ummm is that a gun or a ball machine side?

lowe (author)The Jamalam2009-03-21

did you build it

The Jamalam (author)lowe2009-03-21

no

lowe (author)The Jamalam2009-03-22

just try it.

The Jamalam (author)lowe2009-03-22

no

lowe (author)The Jamalam2009-03-23

why?

The Jamalam (author)lowe2009-03-24

I dont wanna

Just build it please

It works really good, i tried it.

no thank you.

lowe (author)The Jamalam2009-03-26

TRY IT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

The Jamalam (author)lowe2009-03-26

telling me to try it won't make me try it.

Dumchicken (author)The Jamalam2011-01-28

i now were you live now try it!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!111111111111111
!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!1

The Jamalam (author)Dumchicken2011-01-29

You're nearly 2 years too late :/

(hint: use reverse psychology)

lowe (author)TwistedParadox2010-12-04

i no this is a bad sling shot, its terrible. My favorite knex gun on this site is the dunkis slide action pistol. build that instead

lowe (author)The Jamalam2009-03-23

neither, Its a SLING SHOT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

The Jamalam (author)lowe2009-03-24

slingshots are guns...

lowe (author)The Jamalam2009-03-27

not really

lemonpickle (author)2010-07-08

i dont sees how this shoots

Hellchild (author)2009-03-21

really not a slingshot

lowe (author)Hellchild2009-10-12

It is supposed to be like a classic y slingshot but is is not a y.

Hellchild (author)lowe2009-10-12

oh. i see

DJ Radio (author)Hellchild2009-03-22

dude, ever seen a y-shaped stick with elastic on it? thats a slingshot.

Hellchild (author)DJ Radio2009-03-22

this isn't a Y shaped stick with elastic on it, now is it?

DJ Radio (author)Hellchild2009-03-22

no, but it works like one.

Hellchild (author)DJ Radio2009-03-22

and how are you to hold it with one hand?

DJ Radio (author)Hellchild2009-03-22

you just do.

Hellchild (author)DJ Radio2009-03-22

Excuse me? That isnt very informative. If you dont mind? could you tell me how you hold this with one hand?

lowe (author)Hellchild2009-03-23

Put the two bottom things on the ground, hold the top and shoot.

Hellchild (author)lowe2009-03-23

thank you

DJ Radio (author)Hellchild2009-03-23

just pick it up!

Fredward Sr. (author)2009-04-19

Sweet range but to many steps aghhhh!!!!!

lowe (author)Fredward Sr.2009-05-06

well, i tried to make it as simple as i could so it is actully possible to build

thomaswatton (author)2009-03-27

Do u have to use them weird light green pieces, plz reply.

lowe (author)thomaswatton2009-03-27

not necessarily, it stays on the ground better though.

thomaswatton (author)lowe2009-03-29

thx for reply

charlie farthing (author)2009-03-28

it mite wurck but it,s not a knex gun

DJ Radio (author)2009-03-22

is this a take on those classic Y-shaped sticks with elastic on it, or is it just a slingshot that you couldnt figure out a trigger for?

lowe (author)DJ Radio2009-03-27

the trigger to a sling shot is actually your fingers

DJ Radio (author)lowe2009-03-27

that is not a trigger.

Bartboy (author)2009-03-21

I am not going to say this is bad. Other members might, but I think it is. 3*

lowe (author)Bartboy2009-03-21

whats bad about it?

Bartboy (author)lowe2009-03-21

Just wait.

lowe (author)Bartboy2009-03-23

your right

Bartboy (author)lowe2009-03-24

Yeah. K'nex members on this site have a pretty bad reputation for negative feedback. Glad Dj Radio kind of agrees with me! P.S. In the first comment I posted, I ended with "I think it is", I meant to say "I think it is ok".

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