Instructables: exploring - play - siege-engines - siege Sat, 25 Mar 2017 20:41:00 PDT BLOX v1.01 Mousetrap Powered DOUBLE Trebuchet
Mousetrap Powered DOUBLE Trebuchet - More DIY How To Projects]]> SpecificLove How to make a Mousetrap Powered DOUBLE Trebuchet (Watch Video) In this video I will show you how to make a Mousetrap Powered Trebuchet.First take a mouse trap and carefully remove the food holder catch piece. Next remove the holding bar, but do not cut it off because you need it. On the bar, cut off...
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Tue, 10 Mar 2015 12:07:14 PDT
Golf Ball Catapult
Golf Ball Catapult - More DIY How To Projects]]> Fission Chips Are siege engines your thing? Do you love flinging things at high velocities? Well, then, this is the build for you! In this Instructable, you can learn how to build a Golf Ball Catapult with interchangeable arms that can shoot golf balls up to 80 feet! Just be careful, though! This build requi...
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Sun, 21 Dec 2014 04:15:03 PST
3d print catapult
3d print catapult - More DIY How To Projects]]> siegypf 3d print catapultWheels are attached with #8 or #6 machine screws, partially threaded. The rest is printed on a 3d FFF printer.The body comes in two halves so you do not need supports.Print the launcher on its side with support under the arm. This puts the filaments as hoops to increase strength...
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Sun, 10 Aug 2014 11:43:53 PDT
Viking Catapult
Viking Catapult - More DIY How To Projects]]> Seaborn Have you ever wanted to lay siege to a midieval castle? Your neighbors desk at school? Or the office next to you at work? Well now you can with the Viking catapult!WARNING! I am no responsible for injuries do not shoot at the eyes. Use common sense people! Gather Materials Materials:- bamboo stic...
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Sun, 1 Jun 2014 19:49:41 PDT
PVC Trebuchet
PVC Trebuchet - More DIY How To Projects]]> alomba2014 This is a trebuchet designed for a 40ish pound counterweight and launches a golf ball, baseball, or similar sized object. It may be used to siege a PVC castle.Materials:3/4 inch PVC:6' 9" - 45' - 44' 4 1/2" - 26" - 67" - 42" - 61 inch PVC:2 1/2" - 81" - 263" - 6Rope:7' - 26' - 14' - 15' - 110' - 1s...
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Fri, 23 May 2014 06:57:49 PDT
Mini Bow And Quiver
Mini Bow And Quiver - More DIY How To Projects]]> MandalorianMaker I was on one day and found a instructible for a mini steampunked bow by iceshphere so I decided to make my own, enjoy.DISCLAIMER: Do NOT shoot at anyone or animals, could cause minor injuries. null First I will explain how I made the quiver. I took 3 30, 30 shells and electrical taped them toget...
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Sat, 14 Dec 2013 16:00:17 PST
Trebuchet Catapult using only fast food straws - Straw Builder Project #3
Trebuchet Catapult using only fast food straws - Straw Builder Project #3 - More DIY How To Projects]]> mszymczak Video Link of Trebuchet in action:  Roughly 15' shot across the hallway. During the Middle Ages, a Trebuchet was the ultimate siege weapon.  Let's see if we can replicate some of its basic functionality using nothing more than fast food straws.  When complete, just a...
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Thu, 15 Aug 2013 14:28:24 PDT
Torsion Onager 175+ yards
Torsion Onager 175+ yards - More DIY How To Projects]]> Alex and Joey Productions      I am a 8th grader and I built this onager for my science fair project.  All the metal was laser cut at my dad's work.  It took about two weeks to build, just because of all the trips we made.  This compact machine launches a golf ball over 175 yards.  I am working on a better trigger system now...
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Sat, 23 Feb 2013 10:22:11 PST
how to make a pen cap catapult
how to make a pen cap catapult - More DIY How To Projects]]> Mr. tony stark this is a great little catapult to annoy people with. all you need is pen cap paper( this will be the ammo ) tape first, crumple up the paper to make a little ball. you now have ammo. (sorry for the fuzzy pic) now for the catapult. take the pen cap and put a piece of tape on the back, foldin...
By: Mr. tony stark

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Sun, 7 Oct 2012 21:29:21 PDT
Mini Siege Engines
Mini Siege Engines - More DIY How To Projects]]> LanceMakes Catapults - a classic and exciting engineering project that introduces students to fundamental ideas in physics and engineering like energy transformation, trajectory, and structural strength.If you enjoy this project, then check out my books: Rubber Band Engineer and Duct Tape Engineer. || More eng...
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Mon, 30 Apr 2012 11:54:36 PDT
Pen: Or is it?
Pen: Or is it? - More DIY How To Projects]]> MakMelon The pen launcher: made out of a pen, this device shoots it's cap around 40 feet. It's hard to tell the difference between a regular pen and a pen launcher, until you press the button. This instructable shows how to convert a pen to a pen launcher. Warning: This can be used for target practice, but...
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Sat, 12 Nov 2011 12:34:47 PST
Desktop Ballista
Desktop Ballista - More DIY How To Projects]]> ICBMer This Ballista adds a touch of class to any Desk. The Ballista is Greek in origin but used by the Romans and by empires of the middle ages as well. Though it may not use the torsion springs of the original Greek Ballistas (which originated from about 400 B.C.) it still retains some of the original ...
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Tue, 21 Jun 2011 22:37:07 PDT
Floating Arm Trebuchet (F2K)
Floating Arm Trebuchet (F2K) - More DIY How To Projects]]> frankenboom Ladies and gentlemen, I present to you: The FIRST EVER (Free) COMPLETE GUIDE FOR CREATING YOUR VERY OWN FLOATING ARM TREBUCHET Of this size, anyway. When i was looking for a good set of plans for a floating arm trebuchet, i couldn't find a single free one. I know that a lot of people share my frustr...
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Sun, 19 Dec 2010 20:52:00 PST
Cardboard Trebuchet
Cardboard Trebuchet - More DIY How To Projects]]> sphsengineering Welcome to our Instructable! We will be creating a Cardboard Trebuchet! Please visit our schools engineering website This was done as a engineering class project, and we had a set of rules to go by. 1. The trebuchet had to be made entirely of cardboard. For the parts that ...
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Tue, 25 May 2010 11:13:35 PDT
Build a trebuchet in five minutes
Build a trebuchet in five minutes - More DIY How To Projects]]> aztennenbaum Have you ever wanted build your own trebuchet and fling cows onto unsuspecting englishmen? Well now you can (assuming that your cows are the size of marbles). Here is how.First off, you will need a few things:5 rulers with multiple holes in both endsA large nail or bolt (must fit through holes in ru...
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Sat, 12 Apr 2008 00:14:28 PDT
Trebuchet of the large variety (a work in progress), 4.28.07 update
Trebuchet of the large variety (a work in progress), 4.28.07 update - More DIY How To Projects]]> StepsoftheSun This is my second wooden, hanging counterweight trebuchet and the first well-documented one. It will be bolted together from many self-designed and self-constructed components, each about six feet in length. Hopefully, that strategy will allow for some degree of siege mobility and make fixing bro...
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Mon, 9 Apr 2007 16:57:06 PDT