How to Make an Easy Bow and Arrow

Introduction: How to Make an Easy Bow and Arrow

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A fast and easy way to make a simple bow and arrow.

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Step 1: Materials

@at least 2 skewers {depending on how many arrows you want to make}
@3 rubber bands
@knife and scissors.

Step 2: Preparing the Skewers

Cut of the ends of the skewers, then you need to slit two ends of what is going to be your bow and one end of what is going to be your arrow{s},as shown in the picture.

Step 3: Preparing the Rubber Bands

First do a Square Knot whith the first two rubber bands, then do another Square Knot{the pictures give you step by step on how to do the knots}

Step 4: Attaching the Rubber Bands to the Bow

attach the end rubber band to the slitted end of your bow, and do the same with the other.

Step 5: Shooting the Arrow

Its time to fire!It may take a few tries but you'll get get it! Enjoy!!

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    27 Discussions

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    MonkeyBoy3217
    MonkeyBoy3217

    Reply 7 years ago on Introduction

    This meant to be a toy, it does not exhibit any real properties of a true bow.

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    blackanese
    blackanese

    7 years ago on Step 5

    is it a powerful bow? does it shoot far and hard?

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    MonkeyBoy3217
    MonkeyBoy3217

    Reply 8 years ago on Introduction

    okay seriously, I made this 4 years ago! lighten up a little it was my first instructable.

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    William!
    William!

    Reply 8 years ago on Introduction

    dude are you serious the max that could kill is a fly!

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    GorillazMiko
    GorillazMiko

    12 years ago on Introduction

    Awesome! Maybe light the end on fire. But then it would blow out in the air... nice job anyways!

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    casey321b
    casey321b

    Reply 12 years ago on Introduction

    if you glue some TP (toilet paper) on dipped in gasoline or some kind of flammable it would work

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    MonkeyBoy3217
    MonkeyBoy3217

    Reply 10 years ago on Introduction

    Why are u guys so pyro???? Im pyro and i dont do stuff THAT crazy

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    casey321b
    casey321b

    Reply 10 years ago on Introduction

    im just a crazy pyro... we need to get a group of pyros to do crazy stuff and post vids here... it would be great...

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    zach12
    zach12

    11 years ago on Introduction

    you gotta try this its awsome!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! soak sevral paper towels in kersone. wrap them under the arrowhead and duct tape the top. pull the arrow back and have some one light the paper towel. shoot it into the neighbors yard lol

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    homebowyerboy
    homebowyerboy

    12 years ago on Introduction

    This isn't technically a bow... A bow's power comes from the wood, not the string.