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Picture of sword
basically a big shiny blade.

here's the pieces you need:

connectors:
2 black/white connectors
4 purple/dark gray clip connectors
6 green connectors
56 blue clip connectors
1 red/dark gray connector
34 yellow/gold/gray connectors

rods:
48 green/black small rods
81 white/black/silver rods
32 blue rods

optional:
if you want, you can add an optional "hook" on the end of the handle(shown in pic).

pcs:
2 green/black rods,
and 2 gray connectors(end pieces)
 
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Step 1: Build the blade

basic pieces of the blade
be sure to pay attention to the notes and look at the pictures in order

notice the position of all the blue connectors. for a cleaner look, they should be placed as shown.

Step 2: Put together the blade

once again, pay attention to the position of the blue clips

Step 3: Buidling the bottom of the blade

once again, pay attention to the position of the blue clips

Step 4: The handle.

Picture of The handle.
the handle is built

Step 5: Build the handle

Picture of build the handle
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build these pieces

Step 6: Handle cont.


Step 7: Decorative and strenght

Picture of decorative and strenght
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pretty easy

Step 8: Last step-combination

here, the blade and the handle will be connected
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cad974 years ago
Dude, this was awesome! To bad i didnt have all of the pieces so i just free styled it based off this design, i really need to get some more K`Nex.
bestyman 094 years ago
thats so cool
UBER KID5 years ago
OK, constructive critisicm. The blade is floppy near the handle, and the whole thing feels rather unweidly. he handle hurts like HELL to hold, but that can be fixed by wrapping paper around it. overall 4/5, but could be improvrd.
Replace the grey connectors on the handle with straight orange/brown connectors, it becomes more comfortable.
 he said it is meant for show...
_kira_ UBER KID5 years ago
1. put rubber holding straps around the handle
2. Make the thing more than one thick, this is a great example of a awesome sword so just make it blue rod thick

Mepain great rifle

UBER KID follow my numbers to make your self take you comment back
_kira_ _kira_5 years ago
Correction GREAT SWORD
haha

jakesllama6 years ago
cool hey check out my spring out sword on youtube its called slide out knex sword
hey you should post that it looks incredible
thanks i will post it l
tron1o76 years ago
how long is it because im working on an instructable on how to edit video clips so it looks and sounds like your holding a lightsaber and i might use this in the instructable and give you a bit of credit. If you could i would very much appreciate it if you could reply asap. thxs
It is to flimsy
StyleCore7 years ago
please reply by tonight WHY CANT I SEE ANY OTHER PICTURES EXCEPT FOR THE FIRST ONE??????????????
Mepain (author)  StyleCore7 years ago
Don't ask me, lol.
LOL Its ok i made it without the instructions
Post Script7 years ago
It looks familiar... almost like it looks like a certain master sword...
I agree, Good eye So you like Zelda too!
yup. the zelda games are pretty good. especially ocarina and phantom hourglass.
ocarina all the way!!
Cheyyne8 years ago
When is this k'nex business going to stop? Isn't there a website you folks can all use that's dedicated to it?
Danny Cheyyne8 years ago
no i wish there was
Mepain (author)  Danny8 years ago
me too.
Danny Mepain8 years ago
we should start one but not just forums
ojochris Danny7 years ago
I agree
jollex ojochris7 years ago
Hey guess what

Click Here
bunduk Mepain8 years ago
and here
Knexfan Cheyyne7 years ago
yes, this is it.
lol
It would feel better if it was more 3D *A Better grip, in other words
Hellchild7 years ago
dude, heres a mod for the handle to "not" hurt, just replace the semicircles with those connectors with a clip on one end and a clip on another end (I call 'em long connectors)
Mepain (author)  Hellchild7 years ago
1st. They're called orange connectors. 2nd. I know...
1st. well some people have brown orange connectors. 2nd. why dont you put them on the instructable. 3rd. thanks, now I know what they're called
Mepain (author)  Hellchild7 years ago
(Response to 2nd) Because this instructable is over a year old, I don't have the sword anymore, and I didn't have any free oranges at the time.
oh, well great instructable i have and it rocks so yeah
thebboy7 years ago
yours is also slightly bigger than mine cuz i felt like i was gunna run out of pieces on my first, two handed sword.
thebboy7 years ago
here it is. i have 2 of them. the one on the your left i modified to be a one-handed short sword.
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thebboy7 years ago
i'll try to post a picture of it soon. it's not as metallic as yours.
thebboy7 years ago
sweet, i made it and i'm gunna make another so my friend and i can duel. we made a bet that i would win.
idy267 years ago
I have a random idea about a sword/gun combo where the sword grip is also the grip of a small sidearm knex pistol attached to the side. The pic on this website gives you an idea> http://www.ruble-enterprises.com/PFsword.htm
Try and build one sometime.

I'm too lazy to do it myself...
Just out of curiosity, has anyone ever made a Knex mace?
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