This is my knex Thompson shooting replica

(credits to the Dunkis for trigger)

range: 25-35 feet
durability:the stock is very flimsy but the body is really sturdy
power:barely dents cardboard
ROF:repeater (cock,shoot,cock,shoot)
ammo:gray connectors

very realistic
removable mag with mag release
comfortable handle
IMO most realistic Thompson on the site

flimsy stock
mag is slightly angled to either side
uses cut parts
uses a lot of pieces

Step 1: The Stock

Read the notes.

Step 2: Body and Handle

Step 3: Fore-grip

Step 4: Assembly

I do not have any pictures of the firing pin but it is just a black rod with a blue spacer, an orange connector and tape.You have to tie a string to through the loop or connect a yellow rod to the back of the orange connector and tape it.
this gun is one of my least but good guns in medal honor heros
The stock connection looks a little messy but on the whole, nice work :D
my airsoft Thompson
this is one amazing gun. It looks EXACTLY like the real Thompson, except it's made out of knex!!!
best gun on the site
pretty neat gun aint it!
This gun is really old and there are alot of things I could have made better, like the stock connection and ram, but I guess its pretty good looking. I might make a newer version soon though.
you dont need to change it its great
But now that I look at it there are many things I could improve.
Is the orange flexi rod the same as the red flexi rod?
I'm not sure but it is the same size as a yellow rod.
Don't thompsons have drum mags?
There are two different versions of thompsons and this one doesnt have a drum mag the other kind also has different sites and a forward grip.<br />
ones a WWI version with the charging handle on top and WWII is with on the side, the forward grip &amp; drum mag are attachments, they can have a normal wooden block or handle.
THe thompson never existed during WWI, the thompson was in developement during WWI and first came into production in 1921. You also cant attatch a forward grip to a WWII era Thompson.
well w/e but its an attachment for the gun
No. I was trying to explain to you that they are manufactured with or without a vertical grip, and you cannot attatch one to it later on, therefore it is not an attatchment.
really? ive seen a video of someone replacing the grips on one, unless its only for airsoft, but it does have one or two tho
i meant &quot;sights&quot;<br />
Oh, okay. Just wondering.
Some do and some don't, the ones with magazines are referred to as &quot;tommy guns&quot; because of their inventor John T. Thompson, these were mostly used by mobs.&nbsp;While the ones with Box magazines were used by the GI's of the US army, they used a box magazine fed Thompson as they complained that the drum magazine rattled too much.
I did not know that. that is really cool! Thanks!
You are welcome.
this cant or explain it better (the stock pic 11-15)
look at pic 16, that is how the last five should have been connected.
COOOOOOL! 5* for you man!!!<br /> AND A SUB! AND A SANDWICH!
best thompson ever!<br /> you get a sub and a 5*!<br /> i might build it....
thanks!<br />
Mag is um... interesting...
what do you mean<br />
5 stars
thx!<br />
nice! &nbsp;5 stars
thanks<br /> <br />
&nbsp;No prob!!!!!
ya... only 10 pics per part... okaaaaaay...<br />
thats more than enough unless you're a noob<br />
uy put ;like 20 pics?!?!?!?!???!?!?!<br />

About This Instructable




More by rofl495:knex sig 552 knex thompson 
Add instructable to: