this is an instructible on how to make a paper crossbow. the two pictures are the finished product and ammo
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Step 1: MATERIALS AND TOOLS:
for this instructible you will need:
6 sheets of regular sized paper
a lot of tape
about 10 elastic bands
a pencil(for ammo)
an other pencil
Step 2: MAKING THE BODY
start by wrapping the two pieces of paper around a pencil. then remove the pencil and put tape horizontally and vertically.
Step 3: MAKING THE ARMS
cut out a 13 cm(vertically) out of 2 sheets of paper put together. roll up the 13cm piece the same way you did with body, tape and test for good flexibility.
Step 4: PUTTING IT ALL TOGETHER
bend the arms at about a quarter way through and tape the shorter end to the top of the body. do this for the other arm too.
Step 5: ADDING THE ELASTIC BAND
tape all 10 elastic bands together to both arms and the back.
YOU ARE DONE! now move on to loading and firing.
Step 6: LOADING AMMO
cut a groove in the eraser part of the pencil and insert the elastic band into the groove in the eraser.
Step 7: SHOOTING!!!!
pull back the pencil and elastic, hold with thumb and let go to shoot.
YOU ARE FINALLY COMPLETLY DONE!!!
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