Introduction: Reliable Pistol

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well it started as a revolver. but I couldn't get the revolving mech down. so i tried a clip and it worked!

NEVER jams (if it does you built it wrong)
powerful (depends on your bands)
true trigger (I am a member of the Anti-Block Trigger alliance)
comfy foregrip

thing coming out of the clip

Step 1: Ramrod and Clip Pusher

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just make 1 of each... easy.

Step 2: Body

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pic 1: build 2
pic 2: build 2
pic 3: gather 1 of each
pic 4: build 1 of each

Step 3: Puttn' It Together

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pic 1: add the second layer
pic 2: add the third layer
pic 3: add the foregrip sides
pic 4: wrap a rubber band around the foregrip (so the foregrip sides don't fall of)

Step 4: Rubber Bands

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pic 1:how the ramrod goes in & how the trigger's rubber band goes on
pic 2&3: how the clip rod's rubber band goes
pic 4: how the clip rod goes in
pic 5: how the clip rod's rubber band goes on the clip rod

Step 5: Killing Things for Dummes

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look at box in the picture from (#1) to (#6).


sandroknexmaster (author)2013-06-10


hunter999 (author)2013-06-07

Nice, looks great

dr. richtofen (author)2013-06-08

It's pretty outdated. Also, when making a shooting gun, try to block the ram as far back as possible, and let it hit the ammo at its tip. That way, it has a lot of room to speed up, hitting the ammo with more power, thus resulting in a better range

thats what i did.

Well, the ram could be back a bit more, if you used a different trigger mech. Also, it pushes ammo out of the gun.
Let's compare the ram and ammo thing with billiards.
If you place your cue directly against the ball, and push it as fast / hard as possible, you may give the ball a decent speed.
However, if you place the ball, let's say, in the middle of the table, with the end of your cue on the side of the table. And then hit the ball, with a cue that already has quite some speed, and hit the ball at the end of it the cue's trajectory, you'll notice that the ball gets a way better speed.
This is the same with k'nex ram rods and ammo.

I didn't calibrate it towards power

I didn't say you did ;)
Anyway, you said in the description that it was powerful, and with the things I explained, you can make a next gun more powerful

This is a long time in the future, I did not take your advice respectfully.

Bad 9 yr old Joe, BAD.

jee, theres a first immpression

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