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Posted in thread: allu's projects on 09-04-2016 at 03:49 PM
Allu! Your flipper needs a lighter arm. If you don't want to make new arms for it, you could
drill big holes in the forward portion of it,or possibly along the whole arm would be even
Posted in thread: My upcoming bullpup build...advice needed. on 06-18-2015 at 12:51 PM
I've come to realize some of the things that Joerg wrote up there. Namely that rollers and
tapered multilayer bands in a crossbow, will result in a painfully short band life, and it's
just a waste.I m...
Posted in thread: Scorpion catapult on 05-04-2015 at 08:14 AM
A golf ball travelling around 40-50 m/s will travel about 150m when launched at a ~ 40 degree
Posted in thread: Scorpion catapult on 04-15-2015 at 06:35 AM
Trigger seems weak to me.. depends on draw weight, but i think you'll need to make a different
one to be able to at it's full potential.I've handled a full size scorpion made historically
Posted in thread: Sling Dart Video on 03-09-2015 at 07:05 AM
Posted in thread: good idea for CO2/N2O cartridge launcher on 03-08-2015 at 08:03 AM
That's not a bad approach. To fill in some lead, you'd need to cut the neck of the cartridge,
so it has 5-6mm of opening. Also the cast lead inside doesn't stick to the inside,as it's very
smooth and ...
Posted in thread: good idea for CO2/N2O cartridge launcher on 03-04-2015 at 06:22 AM
It also flushes accuracy down the toilet..Plus keyhole-ing is a positive effect when there is
an overpenetration issue, so part of the energy that would be otherwise wasted,it's dumped into
Posted in thread: Flipper style crossbow on 03-04-2015 at 06:07 AM
Fine sand paper. I'm just tossing possible solutions to the problems, altough perfectly
understand when someone is just having fun without investing too much time into something..
Posted in thread: good idea for CO2/N2O cartridge launcher on 03-03-2015 at 07:40 AM
They would need fin stabilization, otherwise, they'd tumble like crazy. I used them in a sling
(not slingshot) and they're available if you know where to search. I have bunch of 8g and even
more 12g o...
Posted in thread: Flipper style crossbow on 03-03-2015 at 07:30 AM
There are 250lb+ crossbow that have cords made from dacron+ serving twine, and they last
hundreds of shots without damage. Imagine that your xbow has prolly 500g of metal that needs to
be accelerated ...