Kids + history channel = "Dad!  Can you make me a musket?"

So this is a non-firing child's toy to be used with much imagination and only 1 moving part (ie the ramrod).

It's not a replica of a flintlock - there is no firing mechanism.

It's the idea of what a musket is for a kid to play with - you just pull the imaginary trigger and make the appropriate Ka-Blammo type noise, then go through the motions of pretending to re-load with the ramrod accessory.

If you know how to make a flintlock mechanism then give up your day job and become a gunsmith or send me an instructable - as long as it's not knex cause I don't have any of that.

But hey, it looks like a musket and the kids love it so there you go.

If you want an instructable for this one then let me know.

<p>Could you please send me the instructions at beaudaleyscott@gmail.com ? I need it for a school project due in 2 weeks</p>
Could you please sent the instructions to pepijnwigard@live.nl <br><br>Thanks in advance!
<p>please send instructions: mmekaiser96@gmail.com</p>
<p>Please send instructions: stevenhinson61@comcast.net</p>
<p>please give instructions wakchoinoodles@gmail.com</p>
<p>please send me instructions</p><p>jmufferaw@yahoo.com </p>
<p>Yes please!</p>
<p>Can you send the instructions? Thanks!</p><p>bugsman03@gmail.com</p>
Can you please send me the instructions, thanks. mikegallagher62@icloud.com
<p>can you send this to me. I need this as a prop in a play</p>
<p>can you send this to me. I need this as a prop in a play</p>
<p>Hi, I am a part of a tech program for my high school's plays. I need to build multiple muskets for a part of the play and was hoping to get these instructions. please e-mail me at sirizzottibe@sasaustin.org</p>
<p>Please make an instructable!</p>
<p>Please make an instructable!</p>
My son is 9 and Love to have on of these. I would also love an instructable.
Please !
It's not going to take 4 years again is it
Please make Instructable!!!!<br>Please
<p>Hi, I am reenacting a scene from the battle of Yorktown and I need the instructions asap. lucasdimyan@gmail.com</p>
<p>Hi there, I would love an instructable for this as I plan to make one for a play I'm involved in. Many thanks! charlottesal@yahoo.com.au</p>
I would like to get some instructions on how to make the musket as I would like to make one as a gift. <br>riptide321@gmail.com
My son is making a reenactment movie so we need to build a bunch of replica muskets. Please send me the instructions. Thanks. <br>keitedwa@fc.amdsb.ca <br>
give me the god damn (please) instructions here is my email: <br>allais@gaggle.net
I would appreciate to receive an instructable on this. Thanks a bunch!
I would love an instructable on this :)
could you send me an instructable to pleas thanks allot if you could.
Did you ever make an instruct able for this. We just got back from a visit to Valley Forge. Kids loved the Musket but was to big to bring back on the plane. Thought we might be able to make one or two. Thanks!
yes can you make one
Thanks for your comment, yes I will be making an instructable - I just need to sort out all the measurements and so forth and will post as soon as I am able to.

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