Small and Easy But Powerful Catapult

Introduction: Small and Easy But Powerful Catapult

A catapult made out of a paper binder and rubberband. Great for launching things during class. I got this off of Youtube.

Step 1: Make It

Wrap rubberband around the binder.

Step 2: How to Shoot

Hold onto one side of binder. Pull back the other. Put ammo on the one side being pulled back. Let go of one that is pulled back

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    41 Comments

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    prajwalpingali
    prajwalpingali

    9 years ago on Step 2

    man! this catapult is amazing you better post this for pocket sized contest

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    giike3
    giike3

    9 years ago on Step 2

    super easy this should be in the catapults for dummies book :D

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    madelyn russo
    madelyn russo

    10 years ago on Introduction

    I AM SO GOING TO MAKE ONE OF THESE RIGHT NOW!!!!!........as soon as i can find a paper binder.........SEARCH ON!!!

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    portalturret2
    portalturret2

    11 years ago on Introduction

    this is so cool! now i can just hit my brother and he cant prove it. lol

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    baven
    baven

    11 years ago on Step 2

    this is very cool

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    sadiecoons
    sadiecoons

    12 years ago on Step 2

    COOL!! Now I can hit my brother in classes. THANKS! :)

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    d2j5
    d2j5

    12 years ago on Introduction

    dude i guess great minds think alike! i had the same idea lol nice job

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    ysabet
    ysabet

    12 years ago on Step 2

    I foresee zapping a few of my coworkers with this. Beats rubber bands by a mile. XD Thanks!

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    blowfo
    blowfo

    12 years ago on Step 2

    ahh its prety good i use it in class an snipe my teacher she never knows who its is because the catapult is so easy to hide

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    bama14
    bama14

    12 years ago on Step 2

    it works better with more rubberbands

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    ezah
    ezah

    12 years ago on Step 2

    paper clips are good

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    Iman446
    Iman446

    13 years ago on Step 2

    The only trouble is finding something small.....

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    Gunbuilder
    Gunbuilder

    Reply 12 years ago on Step 2

    the best ammo are small marbles, they fit perfectly in the clip i used XP

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    bylerfamily
    bylerfamily

    12 years ago on Introduction

    You could just use the binder clip but it wouldn't be as powerful.

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    h3llo41
    h3llo41

    13 years ago on Introduction

    it'll be much stronger if you wrap the rubber band tightly around the silver part of clipper