Simple PaperClip Bow

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Introduction: Simple PaperClip Bow

A Simple PaperClip Bow

Step 1: First Step

Get Your Matrials:
1 Hefty PaperClip
1 Medium Ruber Band
Some Optional Tape

Step 2: Bend That Sucker

Bend the paperclip into a straight "C" shape

Step 3: Atatch the Rubber Band and Bend

Simply slide the rubberband onto the paper clip, and then bend the edges up so it won't come off as you pull back. Then add tape to were your going to shoot the amo from (or not, its optional)

Step 4: There Ya Go

There, you have it! My first instructible, you have made an offical instructibles paperclip bow and arrow!

Things to do:
Make a Trigger
Make A Crossbow
Make a Quiver

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    I might post it all you need are the same materials but wrap the rubber band after it is placed on the bow around the string this makes it go farther.

    I also have an Idea like that except it works better

    dont use a rubber band use a string to make it a real bow were the power comes from the paper clip icesphere makes a good one called mini steampunked bow

    mine ws rubbish, so I am having another try

    Great idea...but what should we use for ammo?

    no another paper clip for the ammo!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!