I was able to get a orange connecter to fly from one end of my backyard to the other, which is approximately 56 feet.
When you are using the item, please make sure that your hands are holding the handle, or the ammunition could hit one of your digits. Also, when first using note that the ammunition could back fire and could ricochet off of a hard surface.
Fairly simple to construct, but uses an amount of orange connecters that is quite large.
Below is a picture of the finished product.
Step 1: Building the Handle
4 yellow rods
22 orange connector
Step 2: Constructing the Part That Holds the Rubberbands
2 red rods
1 blue rod
21 orange connectors
Step 3: Aiming Object
1 red rod
2 white rods
2 one clip grey connectors
2 orange connectors
Step 4: Assembly of the Whole
Step 5: Adding Rubber Bands and Description of Ammunition
Step 6: Conclusion Along With Shooting Tecniques
We have build a knex bow and arrow with a handle that fires lengthy distances.
When shooting, it is best to keep your palm on the part directly under the elastic to increase stability.