Introduction: Pocket/Mini Crossbow Tutorial (DISCONTINUED)

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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
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)



DEEJAY642 (author)2015-11-16

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

lol, you guessed it!

MartinH5 (author)2014-08-09

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

Triggerhappy101 (author)MartinH52014-08-09

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

MartinH5 (author)Triggerhappy1012014-08-09

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

Triggerhappy101 (author)MartinH52014-08-10

Thanks :)

Triggerhappy101 (author)MartinH52014-08-09

Ok, I'll check it out! :D

MartinH5 (author)2014-08-07

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!

Triggerhappy101 (author)MartinH52014-08-07


MartinH5 (author)2014-08-07

Jut got this done this morning!

MartinH5 (author)2014-08-06

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

Triggerhappy101 (author)MartinH52014-08-06

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

MartinH5 (author)Triggerhappy1012014-08-06

Ah no way! Sorry about that bud.

Triggerhappy101 (author)MartinH52014-08-06

Ikr? '`/

Triggerhappy101 (author)2014-06-18

This is taking me a while...

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

knexbug (author)2014-02-28

No problem :)

knexbug (author)2014-02-24

I just voted for you in the woodworking challenge

Triggerhappy101 (author)knexbug2014-02-28

Thanks man! =D

MrE (author)2014-02-16

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

Triggerhappy101 (author)MrE2014-02-16

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

Not bad. =D

It's quite a fun project, I'm really enjoying it ;)

Do you think your going to try it?

hunter999 (author)2014-02-15


Thanks :D

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