Coke Cannon

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Intro: Coke Cannon

pnuematic pvc marble gun that can easily shoot over a building.
just make sure you like coke or diet coke. Also shoots marshmellows for hurting your friends!

Step 1: Materials

You will need a :
1) 2liter coke bottle
2) 1/2ball valve
3) 1/2 two part screw together coupling
4) 1/2 pvc pipe
5) two 90 degree elbows
6) bike tire valve
7) 1/2 conector
8) epoxy

Step 2: Asemble

glue all of the parts behind ball valve. then assemble like so.

Step 3: Easy Stashing

unscrewable barrel for easy storing

Step 4: Fireing and Loading

unscrew removable barrel load marchmellows in back. Load marbles from front without unscrewing. Pump to until your satisfied. Throw the ball valve. It will shoot really fast so watch out for ricosheting marbles.

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    83 Discussions

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    is the bike valve 1-way?
    {can you pump it, take the bike valve off, and walk around to shoot it so you dont have to carry a bike pump when you walk around??

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    stahlman

    5 years ago

    My bad, don't use pop bottles and they are rated to 70-80

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    stahlman

    5 years ago

    Please for the love of safety do use a pop bottle. Yes, I know they are rate to around 80-70 psi but under constant release and compression cycles it will weaken the plastic and cause a explosion. These bottles exploding could cause hearing damage and lacerations due to plastic shrapnel. Spend the extra 20$ to buy some proper pressure rated PVC and seal it with JB weld.

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    spikemp

    9 years ago on Introduction

    Hi, I'm having some trouble connecting the coke bottle to the pipe. The pipe I'm using has an outside diameter of 15mm and my inside diameter of the coke bottle is 22mm. I can't think of any ways to securely and air-tightly connect the two. Any ideas?

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    Pizzapie500spikemp

    Reply 8 years ago on Introduction

    Sorry for late reply, but how about using super glue and glue it on then duct tape it?

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    spikempPizzapie500

    Reply 8 years ago on Introduction

     Too late mate,
    I got a connector piece from 15mm to 22mm then glued a small piece of 22mm pipe into the mouth of the bottle.
    Thanks anyway though.

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    Pizzapie500spikemp

    Reply 8 years ago on Introduction

    Where did you find the ball valve and bike tire valve? I looked for it at lowes and couldn't find it.

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    iceman1

    8 years ago on Step 1

     actually talleu this is a muzzle loaded air cannon so therefore you could only  get 1 shot out of this air cannon per shot and if you had a pvc pressure chamber and make it larger than your barrel you could use 125 psi out of this air cannon use pvc primer and cement it sets quicker and is cheaper than epoxy it melts the pvc together and it makes them  chemically "welded" together so therefor it has a stronger bonding strength 

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    lemonie

    11 years ago

    I'm confused by "Also shoots marshmellows for hurting your friends!" - marbles wouldn't?

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    Fake_Namelemonie

    Reply 11 years ago

    Marbles dont hurt your friends: at 150 psi, they kill them.

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    bighead5454Fake_Name

    Reply 8 years ago on Introduction

    kill? they pulverize uur friends there wont be a friend left if u shoot him or her with a marble

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    bighead5454

    8 years ago on Introduction

    hey load this up with snowballs and shoot passing cars9i am EVIL) Muahahahahahahahaha