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Old April 21st, 2011, 08:21 AM   #1
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Woodworking meets gunsmithing

I found these following a link on Make Magazine's website...

A homemade, marble-shooting crossbow (powerful enough to penetrate thin plywood):

...another, more conventional (fires wood bolts) crossbow:

...a marble-shooting airgun that can penetrate 1/2" plywood:
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Old April 21st, 2011, 11:10 AM   #2
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Only military and police should have wood.

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Old April 24th, 2011, 04:10 PM   #3
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Neat stuff, but I didn't care for the last line in the airgun article:
"I'm not a gun advocate, and I see no reason why somebody living in the city should have anything more than an airgun."

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Old April 24th, 2011, 08:24 PM   #4
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Those would make for some fun summer projects


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Old April 24th, 2011, 08:26 PM   #5
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Originally Posted by K31 View Post
Only military and police should have wood.
Like all great truths, it had to be said. Thank you, American.
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