I wanted as close to a real pistol as possible with the wii zapper. The Nintendo one just doesn't cut it. I made this in one hour from a cheap airsoft gun i had laying around. The grip safety works and the trigger pushes the wiimotes trigger (b button).
I skinned Chung Dha's paper wii gun template (chungdha.blogspot.com) with a glock skin making this the first ever barettaglockenspieler.

Disclaimer: All airsoft gun insides are different so this may not work for you or anyone.

Step 1: Take Apart Airsoft Gun

A lot of airsoft guns can be taken apart. This one was easily broken down. I can put it back together if I really want to later too!

Step 2: Make Extended Trigger Pulling Mechanism

This will be different for every gun. I just used some thick wire. I used a little 5-min epoxy to connect the wire to the trigger inside the gun.

Step 3: Print and Make Wiimote Cradle

For this airsoft gun i made a small rectangular piece as well that connects to the bottom of the other paper piece and wedges into the gun. I printed it on matte heavyweight paper. The thicker the better. (no image scaling) it has to print out 100% size or it won't fit over the wiimote.

Step 4: Play!

strap on a rubber band and your off!

I wouldn't mod an airsoft gun for a wii shooter. You'd be better of buying a gun from Target and they even have them at Dollar Trees or 99 cent stores.
Be nice now, its a cool idea to do with broken airsoft guns.
If you want, you can open the controller and integrate it...
&nbsp;KINDa suxs. like i get that ur not good at electronics or whatever reason u used a &quot;extended trigger pulling mechanism&quot; but i could get that at radioshack<br /> <br /> no hate here, jjust sayin if ur gonna make stuff like this, go out and make it rigth<br />
If you're going to rip someone about doing things right. Then use grammar correctly. Just sayin, no hate here <br />
too bad the wiimote doesn't have a &quot;black&quot; color option...<br />
Black remotes are being sold now at local game shops and also on ebay.&nbsp; They work fine for this mod.
&nbsp;This is cool
Dude! That's awesome, though the print-out box is a little strange. You should post it on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.wiiarmory.webs.com/">WiiArmory</a>.<br/>
You really should have taken the wii remote apart completely and worked with that :P
I agree with 5hrp13, chloride and others - the next version should pack all the Wii-mote guts into the colt body - which will take some work, but it would be so sweet to have a Colt 1911 Wii shooter! Heck, you could sell those, or at least I would buy one! Not really, cuz im going to make one now, even though I dont own a Wii! I use a Wii-mote with my Apple laptop, and some days I feel like shooting it! I always thought the 1911 is one of the coolest semi auto pistols ever made! I also agree with poultryduck that the 'Glock' slide doesnt look so great as the graphic - so what about scanning the airsoft slide and making your own? Or use one of <a rel="nofollow" href="http://images.google.com/images?q=colt+1911&ie=utf-8&oe=UTF-8&rls=org.mozilla:en-US:official&client=firefox-a&um=1&sa=N&tab=wi&oi=property_suggestions&resnum=0&ct=property-revision&cd=1">these images</a>these images, use the other graphic as a template for folding and cutting (and maybe scaling) and whammo! But overall, great idea, with pretty good execution! <br/>
Yeah that would have been better.
Jesus, there is no airsoft or other type of pellet/ball gun whose barrel is the width of a wiimote. If there is, it's a damn bazooka. this is as realistic as the zapper will get!
Actually you could have just rewired the remote into the gun, you would have to de-solder most of the stuff though since the gun would be too small to fit the circuit board.
cool, but would be better with plastic as a holder. very awesome though :]
Im just telling you but that doesn't look anything like real>
very nice looking
Just for future reference, that's not a Beretta; that's a Colt 1911. And, no offense, but Colts and Glocks don't look all that great when parts are interchanged.
hey, if you look <em>really</em> closely you can actually see something that looks nothing like a gun!<br/>
hey, nice idea! you should add some LEDs on the tip so it blinks every time you fire

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