'Splodies

Introduction: 'Splodies

For lack of anything better to call them. Amusing use, they will "a splode" when tossed or dropped. 4-12 pieces required, plus a rubber band, per 'splodie. These are great if you have a handfull of them and an unsuspecting friend...

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Step 1: Pieces

You need (to make one with best results):

2, 4, or 6 rods of any size*
2, 4, or 6 orange/brown connector pieces
1 or more rubber bands of same size* (one works fine)

Put the orange connector pieces on one end of each rod.

*see next step

Step 2: Priming the 'splodie

I used the word priming because they will a splode when unset. This will probably happen unexpectedly if you try to throw them (they're not called throwies for a reason).

Put the rubber band between them before pulling them apart. It may take some practice.

*Note: the more rods you use, the less power they get each. The more rubber bands you use, the harder the impact must be.*

Step 3: Using the 'splodie

This is really a pointless step, as the details have been mentioned in previous steps. But for those of you who followed the pictures:

Pick up 'splodie with care
Toss or drop it at target
The pieces go in two opposite directions, so plan accordingly
Do not place in mouth, eyes, ears, or nose
Stop reading these directions
No, really. Stop.





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    118 Discussions

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    bighead5454
    bighead5454

    9 years ago on Introduction

    wow i made like 50 of these with REALLY thick bands and when i dropped then i has like 5 welps on my legs for like 10 days

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    HEUPIS
    HEUPIS

    11 years ago on Introduction

    CAN YOU USE THE ORANGE THINGYS MORE THAN ONCE?

    "They're not called throwies for a reason."

    My fingers are still stinging. Ow. I think I still have a little bit to work on with my technique...

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    TigerNod
    TigerNod

    10 years ago on Introduction

    Hey dude I added this to the We Love Splodies group, a group for splodie mods and launchers. Welcome!

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    bounty1012
    bounty1012

    10 years ago on Introduction

    lol... "Do not place in mouth, eyes, ears, or nose"

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    stale56
    stale56

    Reply 10 years ago on Introduction

    Oooh... I think I did it wrong then...(TWSS).

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    stale56
    stale56

    Reply 10 years ago on Introduction

    That's what she said... And btw... HI NERD BUDDY!!!!!!!

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    barrett50cal
    barrett50cal

    10 years ago on Step 3

    lol do not place in mouth, eyes, ears or nose

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    TigerNod
    TigerNod

    10 years ago on Step 3

    You forgot to say something. DO NOT USE THIS FOR BALL GAMES!!!

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    knex_mepalm
    knex_mepalm

    10 years ago on Introduction

    nice. I definitely love it. I "upgraded it to a door trap. I don't have any pictures buy ii just and it tilt on another rod and pace behind the door and close it. You put a grenade which just breaks when you drop it on the other side. When the victim opens door....beam a mess and they will run. Here. Only works for doors which open inside.

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    (your name here)
    (your name here)

    Reply 11 years ago on Introduction

    Nicely done! Simple, but effective. There's still the problem of having to put together each piece of shrapnel, but so far it can't be avoided. I thought it would be harder to set off than mine, but its own weight did the trick.