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today i will teach you to make a 20cm x 20cm crossbow using bamboo skewers, tape, elastic bands, and a straw or empty pen tube.
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Step 1: Get your ingredients

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you will need 4 bamboo skewers, a lot of elastic bands, tape -electrical works best, and empty pen tube or straw.

Step 2: Secure it up

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use elastic bands to secure 2 bamboo skewers together - i cut the tips off the skewers because this is not the ammo or 'bolt'. after this step you will have two sticks of two bamboo skewers secured together.

Step 3: Secure it again

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secure it with tape and elastic bands like in the picture

Step 4: More securing!

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secure the tube or straw on top

Step 5: Secure an elastic band!

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secure the elastic band, to the sides and you are ready, i use more bamboo skewers as ammo! also you can use a bulldog clip as a trigger
Annix153 years ago
not to be rude or anything, but you call this easy????
yes. But it's not a crossbow. It's a slinshot with a similar shape to a crossbow. In a crossbow, you get power from the flex of the wood, not an elastic band.
SkidinDINGO3 years ago
sorry to burst your bubble but this is not a crossbow, it is a slingshot that has the same basic shape of a crossbow.
mfalah4 years ago
The picture is unclear