Introduction: Knex Pistol

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hi, this is my first knex gun. this is quite a small can be very powerfull i mean powerfull. You can use it as a bb gun but its better shooting the propper knex green rod ammo. Easy to make aswell.

Step 1: What You Need

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*10 green rods
*9 white rods
*4 yellow rods
*4 red connectors
*4 orange connectors
*2 white connectors
*2 rubber bands (preferably 3)

Step 2: The Barrel

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look at the picture not here!

Step 3: Trigger and Sight

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1.the trigger.
2. putting it on.
3. the base of the sight.
4.the white bit is the sight.

Step 4: Handle and Ammo Holder

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1. the rod for the handle/ ammo holder to clip onto.
2. the handle/ ammo holder main bit.
3. clipping it on.
4. do what the photo shows.
5. storing the ammo, you should be able to fit in 9 green rods.
6. keeping them in.

Step 5: Firing Pin

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you might need to sellotape the orange connector to the yellow rod.

Step 6: Putting It All Together

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1. the handle.
2. the firing pin.
3. putting the rubber bands on.
4. ditto! You can use 3 rubber bands if you want

Step 7: Loading and Firing

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1. point the barrel to the floor. now pull down the bass of the handle so you can take ou the bullets. take out 1 - 2 bullets dippending on if you want to use it as a shotgun or not. put the ammo into the barrel
2. now hold the yellow rod that is going out of the side of the orange connector and pull until the trigger cliks into place. hold the handle in your right hand and rest your thumb on the grey connector.
3. the view down the gun.

Step 8: Lets Party!

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yah, we are we are finished wo!
we are we are finished wo!
we are we are finished wo!
we are we are finished wo!
we are we are finished wo!
we are we are finished wo!
sorry! i got a bit carried away!:)
please comment on this gun.
please rate this gun highly.


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KnexFreek (author)2010-01-23


PigeonMan75 (author)2010-01-18

nice one

Knave125 (author)2009-12-28

I think you should mod the scope and move it all the way back instead of moving it forward and you need to make the handle longer,because it moves.

NYPA (author)2009-07-01


RMConstruction (author)2009-06-21


NYPA (author)2009-05-07

if you take a regular rubber band, and double wrap it, It SO WORKS! it is awesome!!

J4mm3r5 (author)2009-04-19

i agree with Odin6616 it isn't semi-auto im afraid 3*

TwistedParadox (author)2009-03-07

I don't see the "semi-auto" aspect.

trebuchet03 (author)2007-06-05

We have a "be nice" comment policy. Please be positive and constructive with your comments or risk being banned from our site.

altaria1993 (author)trebuchet032007-06-06

i'm sorry, i didn't ean it to hurt someone, i just heard something personal that really hurt my feelings, and i was angry, again sorry. alty

what did you say anyway? Email it to me at

it doesnt matter what he said

i won't

cobra (author)altaria19932008-02-05

dude what did you say?... I bet it was funny as hell!

altaria1993 (author)cobra2008-02-06

dude, i wont.. i allready said to another few people, and they got the same reply, no exceptions for you.

cobra (author)altaria19932008-02-06


altaria1993 (author)cobra2008-02-06

typing please, and even the wrond way, is not gonna help you mister.

Thank you. i was wondering but not obsessive....

skaterwhoowns (author)cobra2008-02-06

i didnt say any thing, why are you asking me?

Metal4God (author)altaria19932007-07-22

thell me I want to know keep it up for a day then delete it

its all right i just wanted to know.

altaria1993 (author)2008-02-15

wat the heck?

DrWeird117 (author)altaria19932008-07-28

PM what you said to me, i will not be offended, i promise you.

benfoxg (author)DrWeird1172008-08-18

i know what he said

benfoxg (author)benfoxg2008-08-18

he said (removed by community request)

part of a comment can'ty be removed by comunity request you know.

altaria1993 (author)DrWeird1172008-07-30

dont know it anymore :')

carrothead23 (author)altaria19932008-05-12

dude what is the point?

mwagner63 (author)2008-08-28

not semi auto

stale56 (author)mwagner632008-11-26

not even bolt action, single action

muzzle loadsing single action with block trigger

mettaurlover (author)stale562008-12-08

not even comfortable to hold or powerful enough to tear "foil"

timmyoes (author)2008-06-20

its pretty good... i like it

the inventor (author)2008-05-28

I made this was really good and convenient small for carrying about and pretty powerful for its size with the right rubber bands. love the ammo carrier great idea the best small/pocket gun on site.

bowmasterz (author)2008-04-09

a bit carried away? more like a lot! :)

CJ Pain (author)2008-04-08

cool I shot it outside and it just dropped out the barrel because i had a big count down from 10 then it just went splat on the ground. lol

ArrantKillerKal (author)2008-02-22

great gun! i like it

zap89 (author)2008-02-18

you need to make the handle better and more stable and also you need to change the block tripper, but everythng else it good, nice gun mate

Pattycakes23 (author)2008-02-15

I put 2 big giant rubber bands on it and it shot from one side of my house to the other!! LIKE 150 ft.

g12345389 (author)2007-05-08

i got an auto bow its really cool but i gunna post like next year =(but heres a pic of the oldest ver.

ok i got it moded too much now and it uses 73, 1 slot connectors so it was hard for me to biuld...

g12345389 (author)g123453892007-05-20

now 82

g12345389 (author)g123453892007-06-04

now 95(i'm almost to 100!omg im going crazy with thi-...s...hey im out of grey connectors=(...!)

cobra (author)g123453892008-02-05


g12345389 (author)g123453892007-06-04

i added a stock i'll put on a pic lol.

cobra (author)g123453892008-02-05

why don't you post it now? I'd build that in a second.

HamO (author)g123453892007-05-08

And you thought I would be interested because...?

deathsithz (author)2007-12-14

nice gun for just starting try fing a diffrent type of trigger

cobra (author)deathsithz2008-02-05

I don't mean to be mean or anything, but... why did you post this?

ojochris (author)2007-10-21

I agree 100% with Aj301292

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