Pocket/Mini Crossbow Tutorial (DISCONTINUED)

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Introduction: Pocket/Mini Crossbow Tutorial (DISCONTINUED)

This is me in the process of making my Mini crossbow.
If you need a more detailed tutorial, go to TopDIY's "Make a real mini crossbow!"

100% credit to TopDIY for this crossbow

NOTE: i am making two at a time so i will make the start better.
I hope this tutorial helps :)

NOTE: Instructable still is progress

What you will need:
Wood (at least 1.2cm thick)
Sheet metal (1mm thick approx.)
Wood saw
Metal saw
Drill
Vice (optional)
Sandpaper for metal
Sandpaper for wood
File for metal (optional)
File for wood (optional)
A type of stiff wire
Hacksaw blade or any kind of metal like it, for the limbs
Cable or strong rope
(more tools/supplies will be added soon, when i get there)

Triggerhappy.

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    24 Comments

    oh yes!!!!!! by looking at the coin in one of the pictures i take it your a new zealander too!!!!!!!!!

    1 reply

    Finally got it finished. Had a right carry on with the trigger!
    Image on my page :)

    4 replies

    Oh, and by the way, mind voting for my 3 ibles on the contest?
    If you do I'll vote for yours :D
    The Lego HMS Victory, Lego Warthog Armoured Car, and the "How to make smoke for model rockets" one.

    Thanks in advance :D

    yeah I'll do that for you bud. No problem!

    Can't seem to add a picture in the comment box. If you go on my profile you can see what I've done ?

    Hope you get to make another one!

    1 reply

    Jut got this done this morning!

    how far along have you got? Would love to see the finished product ?

    3 replies

    I lost it, my mum was probably cleaning and and put it in a drawer or threw it out -.-

    Ah no way! Sorry about that bud.

    This is taking me a while...

    (I don't have any electrical tools...)

    No problem :)

    I just voted for you in the woodworking challenge

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    Moarrr me want more, looks cool by the way , can't wait to see it finished.

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    Your gonna get more :D do you think your going to make it?