Knex Crossbow

Introduction: Knex Crossbow

I am going to build my crossbow but before that i will show u my 5 favorite guns.............

these are my 5 favorite guns-well the only 5 guns i have right now

my favorite frome 1-5

first pic-all of my guns

#1-handgun with extended clip-30rounds-not my gun designs

#2-another handgun with extended clip-16rounds-not my gun designs

#3-1 shot crossbow-my gun designs

#4-1 shot plasma pistle- my gun designs

#5-mini handgun-7 rounds- not my gun designs

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Step 1: My Crossbow

this is my crossbow

pic 1-the loaded crossbow

pic 2-the crossbow

this crossbow is compleatly my design, thats why the trigger system is kind of bad but it works and can hold alot of rubber bands

this crossbow shots about 35-50 feet with 6 elastic bands
it has alot of power and super good aim

Step 2: Building the Trigger

this is the trigger system it is supper easy

pic #1- get these peices

pic #2- get these to

pic #3- get these peices from pic #1 and attach them, save the pecies from pic #2 couse u will use them later

Step 3: Handle

build this


2-different veiw

Step 4: Body of Crossbow

this is the body

pic 1-side veiw

pic 2-other side

pic 3-top veiw

pic 4-under veiw

Step 5: The Bow

this is the bow-i know it takes alot of spacers but the only reson for that is so when u pull it back/bend it, it give it a good bend and it is springy

pic #1-peices u will need

pic #2-top veiw

pic #3-side veiw

pic #4-arm of bow

pic #5-under veiw

Step 6: Attatch the Peices

get all of the peices

pic1-all of the peices

pic2-attatch the trigger

pic3-under veiw of the trigger attatched

pic4-attatch the handle and hand gaurd

pic5-remove the peice on the frount or the body and the peice on the bow

pic6-put the gray rod from the bow onto the body and reatach the peice from the body

pic7-get the bow

piv8-attatch the bow

pic9-it should look like that

you are now done!!!

Step 7: Attatch the Elastics

pic 1-the elastics u will need

pic 2-attatch the elastics on the frount of the gun

pic 3-attatch the elastic onto the trigger

Step 8: Bullets/loadind/fireing

this is how to load/fire the gun

pic #1-this is the bullet

pic #2- but the bullet on the yellow rod

pic #3-pull the elastics back and put onto the back of the yellow connector

pic #4-the bow should be bending like this

pic #5-there is the bow

pic #6-that is from 12 feet

pic #7-that is from 1 foot

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    44 Discussions


    11 years ago on Introduction

    The plasma pistol isn't your design! You just barely modded the Desert Buzzard knex pistol!


    11 years ago on Step 8

    i think that overall 6/10 because it was really hard to understand but it worked well once you workk out who to use the trigger!!!!!


    11 years ago on Introduction

    This is pretty much mine crossbow without the stock.

    charlie farthing
    charlie farthing

    11 years ago on Step 2

    im looking at your triger and i wunt to no if iit can take estrem tencion


    11 years ago on Introduction

    very good design, also very powerful, good job!

    The Jamalam
    The Jamalam

    11 years ago on Introduction

    and its all very well saying not my designs, but i think these people deserve credit


    Reply 11 years ago on Introduction

    they dont evan care they are happy that there gun is on my top 5 list


    Reply 11 years ago on Introduction

    Are you really conceited enough to think that people would give a damn that their gun was on your favourites list?

    The Jamalam
    The Jamalam

    Reply 11 years ago on Introduction

    how do you know? some people will not know what they are! And why won't you give them credit! Its all very well saying this is not my design, but who's design is it?

    The Jamalam
    The Jamalam

    Reply 11 years ago on Introduction

    and besides, the licenses on those guns are non-commercial share alike, so you can republish the ideas, and i directly quote, as long as you give them credit for their ideas