This particular design grew out of a general dissatisfaction with the restrictions the garden-sprayer style of blood-shooter placed on the staging and choreography of blood effect shots.
The goal was to create a device that could replace the garden-sprayer design in all situations, and add flexibility in staging effect shots.
Step 1: Building the Control Hose
The control line consists of only two unique components: the hosing and identical fittings at either end. The hosing is 1/8" OD urethane line. The fittings are 90Âº universal fittings with 10-32 threads
Clippard Parts List:
1x 1/16" internal diameter polyurethane hose.
2x Beswick Engineering MLS-1008-1-303 instead of the UT0-2
Beswick makes the smaller, square swivels with countersunk screw-heads that work just as well as the hexagonal UT0-2 fitting from Clippard, but they don't sell them individually.