Introduction: Ballistic Pencil
This pencil is modified so that when you hold down the top of the pencil, and then carefully slide your finger off, it will shoot 4 feet or more. Do not aim at any living things.
Step 1: Materials
PaperMate 0.7mm Mechanical Pencil Scissors
Step 2: Remove the Tip
Remove the tip of the mechanical pencil
Step 3: Push the Top Down
Push the tip of the mechanical pencil down so you see the copper cover.
Step 4: Snip
Snip the copper cover off.
Step 5: Remove
Remove the top of the pencil.
Step 6: Snap
Snap or cut the rest of the end off at the bottom.
Step 7: Insert
Insert the top of the pencil back into the shaft of the pencil.
Step 8: Re-attach
Re-attach the tip of the pencil back on. You may have to hold the top down while you follow this step.
Step 9: Remove and Remove
Remove the clip of the pencil if you want and remove the eraser for more thumb room.
Step 10: Ready-Aim-Fire!
To fire, hold down the top of the pencil, and carefully release your thumb then the top will launch at no living things!!!!!
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