Instructables: exploring - play - weapon - featured Fri, 18 Apr 2014 12:27:25 PDT BLOX v1.01 Foam covered wooden swords
Foam covered wooden swords - More DIY How To Projects]]> arpruss My kids wanted foam covered swords for sparring, and nothing on the market looked very good. So I made my own from swim noodles with wooden cores. And then the toddler wanted one, so I made her a smaller one, too. Ingredients: Swim noodle with 3/4" hole 3/4" (or 7/8") dowel for core ...
By: arpruss

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Tue, 25 Mar 2014 07:22:44 PDT
Building a full scale Dragon Age Inquisition Helmet
Building a full scale Dragon Age Inquisition Helmet - More DIY How To Projects]]> Steven K Smith Props OK, here is my first and hopefully not last.......Instructable!!!!!  My name is Steven K Smith and I am a freelance illustrator turned prop maker living outside KC, Missouri.  This demo will detail my full build of the dragon helm from Bio Ware's highly anticipated video game Dragon Age Inquisition...
By: Steven K Smith Props

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Mon, 17 Feb 2014 16:00:54 PST
John Winchesters Colt - Colt Paterson 1836
John Winchesters Colt - Colt Paterson 1836 - More DIY How To Projects]]> Kion Designs Colt Paterson 1836Cosplay prop for John Winchester cosplay.Materials used:- wood (birch) - I got mine from the hardware store- tools: saw, sanding paper, engraving tools, wood glue, knife- acrylic paint References As usual!Getting the complete idea, what this weapon looks like from all sides, it...
By: Kion Designs

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Tue, 26 Nov 2013 12:41:36 PST
How to make the Hammer of Thor
How to make the Hammer of Thor - More DIY How To Projects]]> The Rambler This Instructable is being entered into the 3rd Annual Make it Stick contest and the Halloween Props contest. Don't forget to vote... even if it's not for me. :( My wife and I decided to dress up for the release of the Avengers movie earlier this year. Considering the fact that I had been growing m...
By: The Rambler

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Mon, 1 Oct 2012 10:53:49 PDT
Halo Reach Mark V Armor The Irish Cowboy This is a brief description on how to make a costume from EVA foam tiles. Hopefully my pictures will provide good reference on how to solve pesky parts or how to achieve a certain look. This is my suit create last year from foam. Well, here's just an extremely brief tutorial on how to make your own ...
By: The Irish Cowboy

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Sun, 3 Jun 2012 20:52:28 PDT
The Q-Pick Blowgun
The Q-Pick Blowgun - More DIY How To Projects]]> trans4mation If you're like me, you always love making little gadgets and stuff out of trash or stuff around the house. Here is the Q-Pick Blowgun instructions! Strike fear into the hearts of your foe! Dont let it's size fool you, this blowgun can pierce cardboard and is made out of stuff you should find around ...
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Thu, 24 May 2012 15:48:40 PDT
Knex Anti-Material Crossbow KnexFreak360 Hey everyone, I have just finished, yet another K'nex project that i have been working on for quite some time now! It is my new Anti-Material Crossbow. This thing is awesome, it shoots a large projectile a very long distance and "packs a punch" so to speak. I tried to use as few pieces as necessary ...
By: KnexFreak360

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Sun, 6 Nov 2011 18:44:53 PST
Goldeneye 007 Remote Mine Prop
Goldeneye 007 Remote Mine Prop - More DIY How To Projects]]> shaneblomberg How to build a functional movie prop "Remote Mine" (If you can't find the parts to make your own, as a few are hard to track down, head over to my other project where you can 3D print the parts instead:   ) If you re...
By: shaneblomberg

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Tue, 16 Aug 2011 13:39:42 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
Build a POG thrower!
Build a POG thrower! - More DIY How To Projects]]> robomaniac Here is a interesting intructable. It use POGs.I am sure a lot of people are going to ask " whats the hell is a POG?"POG was a game very popular in 1990's. Check the next step for details.If you are to lazy to click next step, then check out those video ...
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Mon, 11 Aug 2008 10:33:12 PDT
Authentic looking Pirate Cannon
Authentic looking Pirate Cannon - More DIY How To Projects]]> Mister Sparkle Ye ever dream of walkin down the alley with yer very own pirate cannon? Are ye missing that small "accessory" to your pirate garb and just don't know what it is? OR do ye suffer from cannon envy? Dream no more landlubber! This cannon is easy to make, pretty sturdy, and light enough to carry. You ca...
By: Mister Sparkle

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Thu, 2 Jun 2011 14:48:04 PDT
How to make a Klingon or Fantasy Dagger
How to make a Klingon or Fantasy Dagger - More DIY How To Projects]]> marshon This is a simple card prop dagger based on the Klingon one from Star Trek. It can easily be adapted for other fantasy weapons. This one will be used as a prop for a stills shoot in the future. Materials and design This dagger will be made from card laminated to form the blade and handle. I'm us...
By: marshon

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Wed, 13 Oct 2010 10:45:48 PDT
X985 VIVISECTOR - More DIY How To Projects]]> Darth Trainman 55mm E(x60) Class, X985 VIVISECTOR, v1.1.0.8It...Has...Arrived... I'd like to start off this hulk by telling the story of the Vivisector. Originally, It was but a giant, 60 shot wheel. Then, I got the idea to make it back mounted. I built a casing that wasn't nearly strong enough. I built another. ...
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Tue, 2 Sep 2008 08:57:14 PDT
Firearm Safety: The "do's" and "don'ts" of enjoying guns safely.
Firearm Safety: The "do's" and "don'ts" of enjoying guns safely. - More DIY How To Projects]]> skunkbait This instructable will show you some basic firearms safety precautions. I am intentionally keeping this very basic and to-the-point, but may go into more detail in a future instructable. Handling a firearm, like any other deadly item (cars, knives, ballbats, cook-stoves, lanterns, welders, etc.) is ...
By: skunkbait

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Tue, 15 Jul 2008 08:48:13 PDT
Prince Caspian's Sword
Prince Caspian's Sword - More DIY How To Projects]]> KaptinScarlet Make a realistic looking sword that's great fun to play with, won't hurt anyone, looks brilliant and is made in a way that is not entirely dissimilar to the way a real sword is made. There seems to be a lot of steps, but in reality there are only one or two crucial ones, the rest are obvious once yo...
By: KaptinScarlet

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Wed, 2 Jul 2008 09:18:30 PDT
Mechanical Pencil Gun
Mechanical Pencil Gun - More DIY How To Projects]]> beam An easy to make office weapon capable of firing anything that will fit in the barrel. Gather Materials All you need is a BIC mechanical pencil and two rubber bands. Pencils by BIC are perfectly suited to this (I haven't tried any other models yet). You also need a knife/razor to make an incision ...
By: beam

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Wed, 23 Aug 2006 05:18:42 PDT