Introduction: XM8 / FN SCAR Knex Gun

This is a gun that i have been recently been working on, I tryed making a XM8, and a FN SCAR crossbreed...It uses Mepains Riffle Butt and handle. It has a true trigger. The mag is removeable, and works by sliding the front part of the mag between the two bars, then the back of it just clips above the end of the bar.

I will not be making a instructable for this gun do to the camera i have to use, but if you can make it from the pictures and want to make a instructable of this, leave a Comment on my page, or just PM me to get permission.

If you have any improvment to this gun(it lacks a very strong frame)Then i will be glad to see/hear it

But remember this is has a mag, some shots will be short, some will be long, some might even jam. This gun is not done, and would help its finishing if everyone gave me their feedback.

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Dumchicken made it! (author)2011-04-06

plz make pllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllleeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeaaaaaaaaaaaaaasssssssse

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krazyfool made it! (author)2010-01-28

 Ive modified this gun which i recommend doing. It allows for more power and accuray from the gun. Ive also added shell's and ejection from the gun.

Ive modified the ram and its slide by adding a yellow connector instead of a red and attaching a yellow rod slotted through another yellow connector which is attached to the ram rails. THhis allows for A LOT for power into the gun.

I also brought the front reciever backward to allow the ram more length to hit the bullet with.

I fixed the need to hit the mag by  changing the design of the mag well and receiver.

Also extended the barrel and made smaller mags. (Yerjoking mentioned it after i made it but he will agree its a worth while change. It looks awesome.

Still thanks for designing it, it kicks ass. 

P.S. i recommend altering the trigger to be a true trigger. It faster, easier and GREATLY reduces the bulk taken up by the trigger housing giving the gun more of a m14/21 look.



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The Ranga On Centrelink Street made it! (author)2009-12-17

1 word build yay

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yerjoking made it! (author)2008-06-24

just built it yesterday! LOVE IT! I've made a few minor changes, smaller magazine (holds 8 blues) and a small barrel exstension (added 2 more barrels and a half) a different bullet pusher, a different sight, a scope/carrying handle(not very accurate(my scope that is)) and an extra magazine in the stock, also holds 8 blues =]

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thomaswatton made it! (author)thomaswatton2009-06-01

will u be posting it (PLZ SAY YES LOL)

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yerjoking made it! (author)yerjoking2009-06-03

NO LOLOLOLOL DIS COMETN IS LIEK A YR OLD MAN Y U NERCOPROSTIN?

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charlie farthing made it! (author)2009-02-21

nise mag you should put a crank on it that will make it farst erfire

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661rhys made it! (author)2008-06-16

Hi i was wondering weather any one could help me. im looking at making a belt fed fully automatic machingun based on a GPMG or also known as gimpy. Im having some problems with the belt feed and firing mechanism and im needing some devine inspiration to try and solve this problem. Any ideas will help a huge amount!! Many thanks 661rhys

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builder968 made it! (author)builder9682008-09-06

my only suggestions are these: use multiple gears to feed it or it will just let go of the belt make each bullet have its own firing pin in its own barrel

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hippos are dangerous made it! (author)2008-03-31

does this use mepain's trigger system?

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guns4life made it! (author)2008-02-02

u should make a instructable on this I would like to know how u made it.

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Alingarhs made it! (author)Alingarhs2008-02-02

Bruce made is an instructable Look at his page. He has commented a few people down

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X_D_3_M_1 made it! (author)2008-01-21

dont look very much like an xm8

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smidge147 made it! (author)2007-09-29

this is a picture of the front part of the most important mechanisms i hope this help nd if you need more pics just ask

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Flie-Ing GOOse made it! (author)Flie-Ing GOOse2007-11-01

if u get the full gun made can u post plz m8

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bruce911 made it! (author)bruce9112007-12-20

I posted it here The Scar

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phlorgan made it! (author)phlorgan2007-11-11

can u put a pic of the ram plz.

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Alingarhs made it! (author)Alingarhs2007-09-29

Did you build the who gun, or just the front?

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smidge147 made it! (author)smidge1472007-09-29

just the front for now i like to get the mechanism right before adding more stuff.

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Kaiven made it! (author)Kaiven2007-10-07

could you put a picture(s) of the barrel? i can't really see it because of the other pieces in the way

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Kaiven made it! (author)Kaiven2007-10-07

thanyouthankyouthakyouthankyou!!!

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Drewzer667 made it! (author)2007-11-12

I commented on this a little while ago, but ypu said more pics were coming!
i was pateint and if im not mistaken, thats like a month ago! please get on it asap, because it looks so cool and i want to see the range! its still pwnage though=)

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Alingarhs made it! (author)Alingarhs2007-11-12

Someone is doing an instructable on this soon

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Drewzer667 made it! (author)Drewzer6672007-11-14

Sweet! who?

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bruce911 made it! (author)bruce9112007-12-20

Me here they are The Scar

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Drewzer667 made it! (author)2007-10-01

post it it looks so awsome! just wondering- how many rounds does it hold in the mag? thx.

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Alingarhs made it! (author)Alingarhs2007-10-01

I think the max it will hold is 9 rounds

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Drewzer667 made it! (author)Drewzer6672007-10-06

sweet. so are you going to post? i hope so. btw, 9 is awsome good for a knex war.:-)

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bruce911 made it! (author)bruce9112007-12-20

The Scar I made instructions

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Alingarhs made it! (author)Alingarhs2007-10-06

not sure, been kinda busy i dont even have an hour of spare time

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EricGrace made it! (author)EricGrace2007-11-12

so if i build it can i post it please my in box is empty thank you halo3 :}

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Drewzer667 made it! (author)Drewzer6672007-10-07

Oh ok. But could you put some more pics of different angles so i can try building?

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Alingarhs made it! (author)Alingarhs2007-10-07

Sure, ill try getting them on tonight

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Drewzer667 made it! (author)Drewzer6672007-10-07

K thx

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Alingarhs made it! (author)Alingarhs2007-10-08

Here is a picture of just the barrel alone

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phlorgan made it! (author)phlorgan2007-11-11

this pic was verehj helpful thanx =]. any plans to finish it????????????

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Drewzer667 made it! (author)Drewzer6672007-10-09

Yay ty

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ultimachris made it! (author)ultimachris2007-11-21

it'l hold more, all you have to do is make magazine bigger

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EricGrace made it! (author)EricGrace2007-11-09

i made the mag barrel now the middle and back .:}

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ry guy made it! (author)2007-12-07

can you please post the instructions for this gun.

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bruce911 made it! (author)bruce9112007-12-20

The Scar I made instructions

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knex maddo made it! (author)2007-12-02

please post instructions. please please please

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bruce911 made it! (author)bruce9112007-12-20

The Scar I made instructions

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ironman69 made it! (author)2007-12-09

The mag thing is pretty innovative!

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knex maddo made it! (author)2007-12-02

looks cool

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bruce911 made it! (author)2007-11-24

InstructableMine is done and the magazine holds 16 shots.

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s0lekill3r made it! (author)s0lekill3r2007-11-25

Hey I just noticed that you linked to step #11 on your instructable for this gun.

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bruce911 made it! (author)bruce9112007-11-25

Oops.

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s0lekill3r made it! (author)s0lekill3r2007-11-25

Ya, Just thought I'd let you know.

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ShotPain made it! (author)2007-11-12

YAY Finally a KNEX FN SCAR!! But teh only problem is i cant build it :( please hurry up...

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