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New Gun: Prototype XM-177 Compact , should I post? Answered

This is a gun prototype, meaning it is not quite done yet, that fires yellow rods. It is named after the CAR-15/XM-177 assault rifle from Colt, however it IS NOT full-auto, meaning you have to cock it each time to fire. You can cock it by pulling the "bolt" back as seen in pictures 3 and 4, 3 bieng in the cocking position and 4 being in the cocked position. Picture 1 is of the chamber with one shot in it, and picture 2 is of the butt of the gun. Picture 5 and 6 are of the sights, 5 is the first sight and 6 are the rear sights. So tell me, should I post it? UPDATE: 4/28/07 I added two more pics. Picture 7 is a view through the sights, picture 8 is of a bi-pod I designed specificaly for this gun.

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Whaleman

11 years ago

NOTICE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I REGRET TO INFORM ALL OF YOU, BUT I WILL NOT be posting THIS version of the gun as it shoots 5 feet, however I am working on a similar design that I will post. So if you really want to, you can build this from just the pics I will be posting, if you can't though, then tough luck.

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ojochrisWhaleman

Reply 10 years ago

5 feet is still better than my rifles... I Am no good at making my own guns... oh, well... But I did Build a device that was like a catapult that goes on your arm... that shot one of those Halo grenades almost 400 feet... too bad I don't have any pics of it to show U guys...

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bobbyk881Whaleman

Reply 11 years ago

no!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! y i don't care if it shoots 6"

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Pbyrd

11 years ago

Yes post i love the colt automatic rifle (CAR) series

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HamO

11 years ago

another no here.

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HamOHamO

Reply 11 years ago

Not everything (check my comments on numerous other instructubles and forums), just useless knex guns!

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MepainHamO

Reply 11 years ago

You say no to everything.

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Juls

11 years ago

it looks alot like a G36 or a SCAR assualt rifle which are both pretty badass so u shud post

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gunmanx

11 years ago

it looks like it has bottom load feed u shud realy post looks cool

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Darth Trainman

11 years ago

It may not bee Anything extremely new, but it is a very nicely made gun, so you should post.

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gunmanx

11 years ago

yes post looks cool

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Whaleman

11 years ago

well, as of now, i have 2 yes and 2 no (one of the yeses is on a comment I posted, not here)

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bobbyk881Whaleman

Reply 11 years ago

no 24 yes an 2 no see yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes see lol

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bobbyk881

11 years ago

i repeat post!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! lol

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Juls

11 years ago

The stock design is very good and it would be great if there was a solid compact rifle to build lots of

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smidge147

11 years ago

but does it have a magazine?

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bobbyk881

11 years ago

post!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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toulvus

11 years ago

looks cool

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Mepain

11 years ago

To tell you the truth, I dont think that it NEEDS to be posted, as it is quite easy to make from the pictures here.

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WhalemanMepain

Reply 11 years ago

ya, ur probably rite, but i am making changes to it and there are those incompetent people who NEED instructions to make anything.

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Aeshir

11 years ago

No. There is nothing new. It has the same cocking and trigger mechanism as 90% of the other guns. It's just a manual (not semi auto or full auto).

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WhalemanAeshir

Reply 11 years ago

The cocking is slightly different from most others where u just pull the ram back, on this one it is a slightly modified shot gun, it has a slide action where u just pul the cocking mechanism back, then the mechanism comes foreward while the ram stays back. And the sights are new as far as i can tell.

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WhalemanAeshir

Reply 11 years ago

The cocking is like a shotgun where u pull it back and the ram goes back. while it is back the ram and ammo lock in place. Then just the cocking thing slides forward. I might be able to put up a vid, but i dont have a youtube account.

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WhalemanAeshir

Reply 11 years ago

Also, if you still dont understand after my previous comment, then you can look back on my pictures because i added notes to them, and the trigger is not permanent.

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smidge147

11 years ago

no dont post to normal

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bobbyk881

11 years ago

yes post it look sooooooooooooo cool and check oout my instructable.