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Cheers to TheDunkis for posting this amazing UMP 45. Here is mine, in (almost) all mettalic pieces. I did change some things on the gun, all for different reasons.

Change #1 - Bottom rail. Only so the foregrip could be stronger.
#2 - Front sight. I do not have any mini pieces like TheDunkis.
#3 - I used CuddesMcT's magazine with an internal mag pusher.
#4 - Trigger guard. TheDunkis's trigger guard was very wobbly so i made my own with a bendy blue rod and a broken green connector.
#5 - Rear sight. Once again, I do not have any mini K'nex pieces.
#6 - Ramrod. I found the ramrod hard to pull back and tough to get to so i swapped it with one of my own. Notice that I also removed the top of the stock, for the same reason. I added multiple yellow connectors to where the ramrod ends, which are only neccesary for use with my ramrod.
#7 - Handle. The handle was wobbly, which TheDunkis does state in his instructable, so I rigged it so that the handle connects to the stock.

Overall, this is a wonderful gun which is very realistic, except for the full stock which is not true to the UMP 45. I am not going to say specific stats, but the range was good, power okay, and accuracy good.

Click here for the link to his instructable.

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CuddlesMcT (author)2011-03-23

Thanks for the credit on the mag :D

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chopstx (author)CuddlesMcT2011-03-25

Hey can you build the new version of this gun? I want to build it but i cant im not that good...

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CuddlesMcT (author)chopstx2011-03-26

He hasnt posted up the pictures though.

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chopstx (author)CuddlesMcT2011-03-27

https://www.instructables.com/community/UMP-45-Redo/

scroll down the comments and he posted 2 pictures. I cant build stuff from so few pictures.

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CuddlesMcT (author)chopstx2011-04-04

its a bit too little for me too. sorry

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chopstx (author)CuddlesMcT2011-03-25

Yuppp!!! I wouldn't take credit for your mag. In fact, I'm gonna tag you on this.

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TheDunkis (author)2011-03-16

Awesome thanks. Try out the updated one if you can and tell me how you like that one. I'm probably going to rebuild it again seeing how I don't have time to knex anymore but still want something to fool with. See if you can add a better stock for me and post it, that'd be nice.

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chopstx (author)TheDunkis2011-03-17

Did you post the new version? Or is your forum all you got?

Anyways your welcome, and i dont think I could build the new version with those 2 pics you posted sorry.

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TheDunkis (author)chopstx2011-03-17

Hmm, no problem. I just rebuilt the newer version and, while fun, it's still a little too crudely built to be posted I realize.

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chopstx (author)TheDunkis2011-03-17

Ok.....*sob sniff sob* I was looking forward to building the new version... Darnit

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TheDunkis (author)chopstx2011-03-17

Well if someone else wants to post it for me, they can. I updated the new one a little bit. I'll post better pictures of it when I get the chance.

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chopstx (author)TheDunkis2011-03-20

Awesome, I really want to build the new version.

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