Full-Automatic Rubberband Gun

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This is a monstrous rubber band gun i built. It fires 19 rubber bands as fast as you can spin the handle. It's 4 feet long, and can fire them full, or semi automatic. This gun is pretty beefy so it can take a lot of abuse.

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Step 1: The Butt of the Gun.

Build two of these.
(pretty basic.)

Step 2: Make the Barrel.

Make 19 of these.
you could, if you wanted to, make as many of the as you want. They all just connect with green sticks, (except the "orange" connectors that are being held on through the hole in the middle, you'll learn how to connect the on step 5.
(sorry about the blurriness.)

Step 3: The Rubber Band Clinger Thingy.

This is the part that you strap the rubberbands from. It's super dooper strong.

Step 4: The Spindle.

This is what you turn to shoot the rubber bands.
Those spacers on the handle part of it just make it easier to spin.

Step 5: Construction

put it all together.
everything clips together with dark grey sticks.
you can basically see where you connect them in the pictures below.

Step 6: Loading & Shooting

You'll need some sort of wide strap thats not very thick. I used a spare dog leash. Anything that'll clear the gap (width wise) on the red slips. You put the rubber band in the front part, you should've been able to figure that one out on your own, then you stretch to the closest (empty) red connector, and slip it on the back of it. When you put the rubber band on the back of the red slip you should bring the strap, (in my case the dog leash,) down with it. Then to shoot them you just turn the crank and have fun.

P.S. don't kill anyone or aim it at their eyes, it's pretty dangerous.

Step 7: Mods.

I think you can basically understand how to do these from the pictures.
What I'd do if I were you is I'd just take the entire front and back end off of the gun but leave the entire barrel intact. Sorry if the notes and descriptions below are so long.

1.)This is the NEW version! It's really big, and beefy, which in this case is better because this thing has to withstand a lot of pressure from what used to be 19, but what is now 20 rubberbands. All the mods include: one more "barrel," a newly designed front end w/ beefier supports, outer and inner supports from the front of the gun to the end of the barrel, stronger butt-to-barrel-connections, a newly designed butt w/ added comfort and strength, a newly designed cranking system w/ a new light-weight spindle, more stable spindle supports, a sturdier crank, and a new "strap centering device." And the coolest one, a foldable turret stand!

2.)The very front.
3 & 4.)Inside the front end.
5 & 6.)Bottom of the front end.
7.)Side view of a section of the barrel showing how the outer and inner barrel supports are connected.
8.)Bottom view of the same section shown in pic #7 showing a little more of how the outer and inner barrel supports are connected.
9.)The new back end.
10.)A close-up view of the NEW light-weight spindle and strap centering device.
11.)The NEW butt w/ added comfort and strength.
12.)The NEW foldable turret stand.
14.)Close-up view of the top of turret stand.
15 & 16.)Close up view of the folding mechanism at the top.
17.)The folding device on the bottom.
18 & 19.)This is how you connect the turret stand.

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    12 years ago

    Very cool, the only thing is the wobbleyness of the shaft in front, but I'm not quite sure how that could be fixed. It was pretty fun to watch though.

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