Quick and Dirty Shuriken (Throwing Star)




About: I'm a high school student who loves making and hacking stuff!

Are you tired of watching Ninja Turtles and want to do some nija-ing yourself? This project is for you!


This is a sharp, dangerous object. Handle with extreme caution and only throw at a throwing target.

I am not responsible for any injuries caused by this weapon.

Use at your own risk!

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Step 1: Get the Stuff You Need.

1. 3 utility knife blades

2. bolt and nut

3. pliers and screwdriver

Step 2: Put the Bolt Through the Hole.

Step 3: Add the Other 2 Blades With the Cutting Edges in the Same Direction.

Step 4: Add the Nut.

Step 5: Batten It Down.

Step 6: When You're Done...

When you're done having fun with your new throwing star, loosen the bolt and fold up the blades!

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    Reply 4 years ago

    Yes, just make sure that the wide ones. This helps the star fly better. 
    Please be safe! 

    Sure, but it would be a lot harder to throw because the extra blades would get in the way.

    You could be more likely to cut yourself when you throw it.