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<i>I cannot help myself, but building and shooting is like a drug for me at<br>the moment.</i><br><br><br><i>I think most of you understand that very well. So I would like to share<br>some of my projects with you.</i><br><br><br><i> </i><br><br><br><strong>This is a sandwich of rosewood and aluminum. Glue together with 2K Epoxy. <br></strong><br><img src="http://i11.servimg.com/u/f11/18/08/39/77/bb0111.jpg" border="0" alt=""><br><br><br><br><br><i>Material mixes with a metal core, or with metal inside are difficult to<br>work with. Because mostly (when you have the opportunities) you do the grinding<br>with a belt sander or drill. The metal heats up very very quickly and this is very<br>dangerous with the 2K Epoxy, because when it gets hotter than 100 </i>°C/ <strong><font face="&quot">212</font></strong><strong> </strong>°F the adhesive loses its effect and<br>the glued peaces break apart very easily. This is what happened to another laminated<br>Project of mine.<br><br><br><br><br><img src="http://i11.servimg.com/u/f11/18/08/39/77/bb0211.jpg" border="0" alt=""><br><br><strong>So I did 90% of the Job without a machine, because I was afraid to break it in the end.</strong><br><br><br><br><br><img src="http://i11.servimg.com/u/f11/18/08/39/77/bb0311.jpg" border="0" alt=""><br><strong>After so many hours of grinding and polishing and a wax finish, this is what comes out:</strong><br><img src="http://i11.servimg.com/u/f11/18/08/39/77/bb0411.jpg" border="0" alt=""><br><strong>The slingshot can be hold in two ways, near the fork or on the grip, like a hammer grip. Both<br>are very comfortable.</strong><br><br><br><br><br><img src="http://i11.servimg.com/u/f11/18/08/39/77/bb0511.jpg" border="0" alt=""><br><img src="http://i11.servimg.com/u/f11/18/08/39/77/bb0711.jpg" border="0" alt=""><br><strong>I attached TBG double, for full draw length and a new (for me) method to combine pouch and<br>bands, which I learn from Geko on youtube. Very nice and easy.</strong><br><br><br><strong></strong><img src="http://i11.servimg.com/u/f11/18/08/39/77/bb0811.jpg" border="0" alt=""><br><br><br>I even shot<br>with it, and until now, it is my most accurate slingshot. I love this little<br>shooter &hellip;<i></i><br><br><br><i> </i><br><br><br><i> </i><br><br><br><i>As I learn from all the experiences of the people here in this forum<br>and on youtube, regarding to the various techniques of shooting, attaching<br>Bands, which ammo&hellip;, and all that stuff, so feel free to ask me any question about<br>how it&rsquo;s done.</i><br><br><br><i>I would be glad to help someone&hellip;</i>
 

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Boah, what a beauty.<br>And yes i´m addicted in building an shooting ss to.<br>You are not alone here.<br><img src="http://illiweb.com/fa/i/smiles/icon_biggrin.png" alt="Very Happy" longdesc="1">
 

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<div>very beautiful nice looking shooter</div><div class="clear"></div><div class="signature_div">
<br>hmm nice slingshot!<br>maybe needs some sanding and oiling <img src="http://illiweb.com/fa/i/smiles/icon_lol.gif" alt="Laughing" longdesc="7"><br><a href="http://www.youtube.com/user/selfmademilitary" class="postlink" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">my Channel . . . . . Selfmademilitary</a><br><a href="http://slingshotforum.forumieren.com/" class="postlink" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">My Forum</a>
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Very beautiful <img src="http://illiweb.com/fa/i/smiles/drunken_smilie.png" alt="drunken" longdesc="30"> !!!<br>I enjoy your work and the material you choose! Really great !<br><br>May i ask, how thick is the aluminium layer?
 

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<tr><td><span class="genmed"><b>mojo wrote:</b></span></td></tr>
<tr><td class="quote">Very beautiful <img src="http://illiweb.com/fa/i/smiles/drunken_smilie.png" alt="drunken" longdesc="30"> !!!<br>I enjoy your work and the material you choose! Really great !<br><br>May i ask, how thick is the aluminium layer?</td></tr>
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<span class="postbody"><br><br><br><br>Sure, the thickness of the aluminum is 3 mm...<br><br><br><br>regards</span>
 

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<tr><td class="quote">I think i've got he same file! Its from a company from Brazil right?</td></tr>
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<span class="postbody"><br><br>may be, don´t know, this is all stuff laying around here, I got some more of them...bought this on ebay years ago...</span>
 

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<div>That is so cool!</div><div class="clear"></div><div class="signature_div">
<br>Failed perception is when you have a gun, I have a slingshot and you think you are the only one that is armed. <img src="http://illiweb.com/fa/i/smiles/icon_lol.gif" alt="Laughing" longdesc="7">
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<tr><td><span class="genmed"><b>LW wrote:</b></span></td></tr>
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<tr><td><span class="genmed"><b>SlingShotStefan wrote:</b></span></td></tr>
<tr><td class="quote">I think i've got he same file! Its from a company from Brazil right?</td></tr>
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<span class="postbody"><br><br>may be, don´t know, this is all stuff laying around here, I got some more of them...bought this on ebay years ago...</span>
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<span class="postbody"><br><br>Is it a Nichelson File?</span>
 

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<div>you makeing realy realy nice SS. Just say WOW</div><div class="clear"></div><div class="signature_div">
<br><img src="http://illiweb.com/fa/i/smiles/icon_biggrin.png" alt="Very Happy" longdesc="1"><img src="http://illiweb.com/fa/i/smiles/icon_biggrin.png" alt="Very Happy" longdesc="1"><i><strong>!! SÜDBADNER !! </strong></i> <img src="http://illiweb.com/fa/i/smiles/icon_biggrin.png" alt="Very Happy" longdesc="1"><img src="http://illiweb.com/fa/i/smiles/icon_biggrin.png" alt="Very Happy" longdesc="1">
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