My First Knex Gun

About: Hi everyone! I'm Aleceatsfood also know as Alec. To start off I've been a knex'er for quite some time. Although I've come up with dumbsquat for knex, I've built many things. I'm done with knex and moving on...

Hi everbody, this is my first knex gun post and its a mod of the noisy criket this gun uses blue rods as ammo.
-hold alot of ammo
-range 15-25 feet depending on bands
-not too heavy
-usually never jams

-not too sturdy

Credit to Big Z and Repton3

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Step 1: Handle

this comes from the noisy cricket but is a little bit longer

Step 2: Body

this is pretty simple just follow the pictures

Step 3: Trigger

i know this is blury but if you cant figur it out look at the noisy criket same trigger

Step 4: Mag

ok almost done just finish up the mag

Step 5: Put It Together

just put the handle and trigger on

Step 6: Loading and Firing

simple. the rubber band goes inside the mag so you dont need a mag pusher.
Thanks hope it works well for you!

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    19 Discussions

    Ayers boy

    4 years ago

    The gun isnt bad but its not great i think u can do better. Keep maken guns

    DJ Radio

    8 years ago on Introduction

    With only 5 connection points between the mag and the rest of the gun, it's not too sturdy.

    Also the trigger is blocking the barrel too far up the gun, and that handle was not meant for guns like this.

    1 reply

    8 years ago on Introduction

    mag is a little bit to BIG but repton's rebular mag is good and i think it is a pistol
    with a mag... and nice idea for a gun

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