Ruberband Gun

Introduction: Ruberband Gun

This Instructable will show you how to make a Ruberband gun that shoots a small watch battery, plastic pellets, and cut up pencil erasers up to 35 to 40 feet. DO NOT AIM AT FACE!!!!

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Step 1: You Will Need:

you will need:

" a paperclip
" a hot glue gun
" a big thread spool
" a little thread spool (make sure that the hole in both spools are 9 mm around or bigger)
" double sided foam tape
" Ruberband

Step 2:

first unbend the first section of the paperclip like so in the picture.

Step 3:

Clip the ruberband to the paper clip like in the picture.

Step 4:

Thread the paperclip with ruberband through the center hole of the big spool.

Step 5:

stretch the ruberband and come over and hook it on to the other side of the spool by pulling on the straight end of the paperclip.

Step 6:

Bend straight end of paperclip down like in the picture.

Step 7:

Stick two small pieces of double sided foam tape on each side of the ruberband.

Step 8:

Using the hot glue gun glue the small spool to the foam tape this will be your barrel. let it dry and your done. It's a recycled gun.

Step 9: Firing the Gun

to firing the gun place the ammo in the top of the barrel pull back the paperclip and let go. DO NOT AIM AT FACE!!!!!

Step 10:

If you want you can put tape on the back three side holes so you can store ammo in it.

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    3 Discussions


    10 years ago on Introduction

    what, is there like no light in your house


    10 years ago on Introduction

    Nice.There is a little flower button on the top of any digital camera that if pressed will take better pictures of close ups.