Intro: Spring Powered Bazooka
This is a very simple Spring powered bazooka, it is still being modified and upgraded. with a little creativity you could add a(n)
- pull trigger
- optical sight
- and a range finder.
This is the Mark-3 version and holds two large springs.
The Mark-2 had 1 large spring.
And the Mark-1 Had 1 small spring.
But that enough history, lets build it!
Materials for the Mark-3-
- 1 1'9'' of 1 1/4'' PVC
- 2 (1 is spare) 1 1/4'' PVC end cap
- _ 3/4'' PVC end cap (AMMO)
- 2 #51 Size Springs
- 1 Small Cotter Pin
- 1 Key Ring (!One you can fit your finger in!)
- 1 1'9'' dowel (Has to fit in springs)
- Tape Measure
Step 1: Make Sure You Have All the Parts
Step 2: Drill Your Hole 8 3/4'' From One End of the Pipe
Step 3: Drill a Hole in the End of the 1 1/4'' End Cap
Step 4: Put the Cotter Pin on the Key Ring
Step 5: Put the Pull Pin in the Hole
Step 6: Put the Springs on the Dowel
Step 7: Load Small Cap in Barrel
The cap is outside the barrel for demonstration purposes.
Step 8: Load Spring Assembly Into the Barrel
The spring assembly is outside the barrel for demonstration purposes.
Step 9: And Push the Dowel Though the End Cap and Onto the Tube
Step 10: The Bazooka Is Now Loaded. Pull the Pin to Fire!
NOTE: it should look like this.