Introduction: Mini Potato Cannon

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Step 1: Materials-

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•Medicine Bottle •Marker tube •Lighter •knife/drill •Tape •Electrical tape will be better

Step 2: Cut Your Marker

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You know will just have to tube part.

Step 3: Igniter

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Remove the igniter from a lighter!

Step 4: Drilling

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You need to make one hole on the bottom of the medicine bottle and make sure your marker can fit nice and snug.

Step 5: Wiring Igniter to Bottle

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You want to put the two wires close to each other so that when you ignite the button you will see a spark

Step 6: Taping

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Tape everything in electrical or regular tape so that everything wont fall apart. You will also want to tape the wires to the bottle so it wont get annoying!

Step 7: Loading and Firing

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You will need hairspray or any other flammable content. For the load you can use a potato or apple anything you want it to shoot! One little spray of hairspay into the bottle will do!


smitty16 (author)2013-02-14

the question is does it work

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