How to Make an Awesome Knex Grenade

Please note that this is my first instructable. So please just please dont put any bad comments.

This is a pretty cool knex grenade i invented .... give credit to 291jd87 for the tire thing idea
but the rest is pure me :D
if you throw the grenade hard enough the pieces "sharpnel and frame" will blow about 5 meters away (15 feet) so.. uhhmm.... its GOOD :D

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Step 1: Gathering Your Pieces

you will need-

- rods

- 16 blue rods

- connectors

- 10 orange connectors

- 15 dark grey connectors

- 5 red connectors

- miscellaneous

- 2 medium wheels

- total = 48 pieces ! not much for this baby !

Step 2: Building the Frame

clip all of your blue rods in the tires except for to just like in the pictures ... if u dont understand ... you will understand from the pictures lol dont worry :D

Step 3: Adding the Sharpnel

just add all the other pieces (except the blue rods) randomly in the frame and then put the 2 other blue rods like so:

Step 4: Your Done!

now all u gotta do is throw it pretty hard ( if its on carpet ) if its on wood/ceramic/any other hard floor fabric throw/toss gently and u will get this :

and i am NOT responsible for what u do with this thing

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    8 years ago on Introduction

    ROFLCOPTER i loled so bad, it looks funny. but 5/5 its awsome. and i dont know why owenmon said it doesnt explode wen u throw it/ it does

    it works pretty good with white rods to connect the tires to...not saying urs is bad...its really good :D


    10 years ago on Introduction

    nice gernade, but it lack one main thing most gernades do on this site ; IT DOESN'T EXPLODE i'm not trying to be mean, though. but it would kick hiney if it did :D 4.5* but my fav is still the war bomb

    2 replies

    Reply 10 years ago on Introduction

    but it has one of the most important things that grenades do have: shrapnel


    10 years ago on Introduction

    looks like it would do its job well, but there are a few grenades like this on the site.

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    Reply 10 years ago on Introduction

    i know there are a few grenades like this on this site but before mine there wasent any using blue rods they wer all white and green rods, but mine was blue rods.// my "sharpnel" for me was cool since it was : gray = smoke / orange and red = fire :D lol

    lol im listening at the "Halloween/miachel Myers theme song right now lol lol lol lol