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This is my Shadow Sniper-Rifle. I was improving my previous sniper, and i kinda hated the back, so i only kept the barell. I added various other parts including a great ratchet system and foregeip. Gradually, i improved it more and more, and i ended up with this great gun. I call it the "Shadow" sniper rifle because it is still quite accurate in the dark.

Removable stock
Removable scope
Fairly accurate

If you use the wrong size band, the barell can rip in half

Red connector + blue rod
Random connectors, not white. They jam the ratchet!


Step 1: Handle

Picture of Handle
Pretty easy to build, follow the notes for details.
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gtraindude4 years ago
that stinks?
"It was great for its time" Seriously? You have a very high opinion of yourself...
RMConstruction (author)  gtraindude4 years ago
You are not a Knexer. It was great for its time, yet you come and oppose it with your 'stupidly high' standards. You are not Gtrain, and will never share his knowledge. I would like to end this here. No further commenting from you is required or frankly wanted.
JUmrysh4 years ago
What does this sniper shoot?
RMConstruction (author)  JUmrysh4 years ago
Connectors. Red connectors with a red rod attached work best.
How do you make the stock
RMConstruction (author)  STUNTMANIC1014 years ago
3 Layers of what you can see.
dansdoc5 years ago
made its cool
quesoman5 years ago
nice gun. i love the instructions. i have also now decided on the sniper im gonna make when my friend comes over on monday. 5*
protoman65 years ago
Nice gun man it and i did modify some things Nice gun i rated 5.0
mikstr25 years ago
whats the ammo
tacobomb6 years ago
where does the elastic band go on the trigger
RMConstruction (author)  tacobomb5 years ago
You can see it on the very last picture.
The gun looks ok but the stock and scope could use work and the design is not new so 4 stars.
turdis556 years ago
could I have a piece count please
RMConstruction (author)  turdis556 years ago
In ,short, NO. Sorry, this gun is long gone.
lol123456 years ago
This weapon is amazing!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! the best weapon ever ! You're the man now!
RMConstruction (author)  lol123456 years ago
Thanks! and did you rate?
knexsniper16 years ago
hey, nice gun man. just out of curiosity, if it uses a rubberband to launch a projectile, how can it use a removable mag? our any type of mag in the first place?
RMConstruction (author)  knexsniper16 years ago
There are different types of knex guns. this gun is called a 'sling shot' gun. with sling shot weps, you can't use a mag.
RMConstruction (author)  RMConstruction6 years ago
Oh, and 4 mins ago :D
RMConstruction (author)  RMConstruction6 years ago
Thirdly, i have BETTER guns tahn this.... http://www.instructables.com/id/RMConstructions-Knex-Minigun-V20/

Now THAT is a gun!
so is the mage fake?
RMConstruction (author)  knexsniper16 years ago
what mag? lol
oops, i could have sworn that the description said there was a removable mag. oops! LOL
RMConstruction (author)  knexsniper16 years ago
*slaps head*
OMG! IT's A RESEMBLANCE TO DSMAN'S CROSSBOW! GASP! I"m NOT BUILDING IT! I'm going to build your minigun. :P
RMConstruction (author)  Liberty Prime6 years ago
no it isnt. his xbow was 5 layers thick, this is 3. ==. but yes, the stock is very similar to his!
AnIIme6 years ago
the gun works sooooooo much better if you turn the stock round the other way btw awesome gun :)
samedi6 years ago
I have! I think it's great!!!
RMConstruction (author)  samedi6 years ago
have what?
somebody who gets the hopper/mag mechanism should build it onto this cause its sorta crap having to keep loading it but besides that i rate 7/10
cant put a mag onto a rachet gun- I've tried
RMConstruction (author)  frodo76 years ago
actually, you can! i found a multi shot, mag fed ratchet system shtogun XD
RMConstruction (author)  taylor rocks6 years ago
You built it :D thanks a lot!
callumlewin6 years ago
sick gun put more bands on it though and 2 on trigger
RMConstruction (author)  callumlewin6 years ago
its destroyed.... have bigger guns now...
MIKEHS936 years ago
mine only shoots off the band not the rod i put along the rail
RMConstruction (author)  MIKEHS936 years ago
it shoots connectors dude.
is the rubber band meant to fly off?
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