Reusable Potato Cannon Ammo

3,174

22

7

Published

Introduction: Reusable Potato Cannon Ammo

Potatos are too expensive to just shoot out of a cannon once, just to splatter all over the place. I made this missile so that I won't have to keep on paying for potatos.

Please, leave helpful comments, new ideas, and what you've done.
Also; if you enjoyed this instructable, then vote for it in a contest!

Step 1: The Supplies

All you need to do this project:
-duct tape
-Nerf Pocket Vortex football

That's right, that's all you need!

Step 2: Wrapping the Missile

Wrap the football as shown in the pictures below.

Step 3: Make It Fit

Take off or add duct tape to make the missile fit in the barrel of your cannon, and then just use it as if it were a potato...... an in-destructable potato!

Share

    Recommendations

    • Colors of the Rainbow Contest

      Colors of the Rainbow Contest
    • Woodworking Contest

      Woodworking Contest
    • Make it Move Contest

      Make it Move Contest
    user

    We have a be nice policy.
    Please be positive and constructive.

    Tips

    Questions

    7 Comments

    If your potato cannon is half as powerful as mine then ...YES!

    i fire 4" soft balls out of me hairspray cannon...and nerf missles will work if you mount them in a barrel fitting sabot...make the sabot out of pool noodles...

    I am trying to find easyto make ammo and i am thinking about making some wood plugs and wrapping duct tape around sticky side up once and sticky side down twice the filling the thing with tissue paper making a soft round. I have launched confetti out of it a few times and if it was flour with a flare type thing it would look like a coffee creamer cannon

    Yes! Save the potatoes! Why waste food? Good idear!