Paper Clip Launch

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Step 1: Things You Will Need

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1x paper clip

1x rubberband

Step 2: Preparing The Paperclip

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Point the paper lip so that two round loops are facing to the left. Next, bend the wire that is not inside up.

Step 3: Preparing The Paperclip Pt. 2

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Now, bend the top wire down. This creates a notch to slide the rubberband into.

Step 4: Finishing The Paperclip

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Bend the bottom inside wire 180 degrees to left, which makes our dart complete.

Step 5: Have Fun!!!

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Shoot it around and show it off to your friends.
achávez172 months ago

made a finger hole because the previous version was to thin

nojack (author) 7 months ago
Yes, if it isn't too thick. Try corrugated cardboard.
snotty7 months ago
Will it stick into things like an arrow?

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