To make a toothpick crossbow you will need : one rubber band; a mini saw; one long wooden meat skewer; a marker pen; a toothpick; scissors; duct tape; a hot glue gun; drill bits and a drill; a clothes pin with metal. Take the metal part away from the clothes pin and discard it. Place the pin parts back to back and draw a line at each end. Then draw a line down the inside surface of each half. Saw along this line without cutting the wood entirely. Ensure that your skewer passes through the hol...
How to make a homemade black powder M-80
Before you try and build this DIY taser, beware— you could go to jail if you go around tasing people with it. Just having one could give you a fine, because they're not legal in some cities and states. If you still want to make one, proceed ahead.
This video demonstrates how to make a homemade paintball gun or Nerf gun.The materials required for it are a coke (soda) plastic bottle, CPVC) (PVC) (copper) valve, scissors, half inch PVC or tubing pump, Teflon tape, hot glue gun tape. PVC glue is optional.The basics method to make a paintball gun is shown here. The shape and form of the gun depend on your creativity. Firstly take the coke bottle, small bottles work better. Make a hole in the back part of the bottle and start cutting the edg...
PVC is some pretty versatile stuff, especially when it comes to homemade weapons. You can make a homemade paintball gun, a carrot-firing rifle, or even the Burrito Blaster spud gun. YouTuber Top City Gear (aka Drew) made a PVC blowgun a few months ago, but he wanted something that packed a little more punch, so he built a pneumatic Nerf gun that looks like it really hurts—watch him try it out on his friend in the video below (skip to about a minute in to see it in action).
This DIY pistol crossbow is very dangerous, so make sure you use extreme caution after construction. You don't want to DIY yourself a jail sentence!
Air guns aren't that expensive or hard to come by, but for the DIY inclined that doesn't always matter does it? This video will teach you how to make an awesome metal air gun that holds 120+ psi and shoots either ball bearings or blow darts. One of the easiest to make and most powerful homemade air-based weapons out there.
In this video tutorial, you will learn how to make a high-powered stun gun out of easily obtained supplies. This easy to find materials would be some wire strippers, some wire, needle nose pliers, rubber gloves, a knife, scissors, a screwdriver, and an old disposable camera. Once you make this powerful taser (or stun gun), be careful, because this device delivers a VERY powerful shock.
Simon Phoenix used one in Demolition Man, terrorists got their hands on them in Eraser, and you've probably shot one in Halo, but are electromagnetic projectile weapons more than just science-fiction?
Tennis balls make great ammunition for all kinds of store bought and DIY launchers, cannons, and slingshots. If you prefer to make such things yourself, this video will show you how to make a really cool tennis ball launcher out of a soda can, rubber bands, zipties, and a plastic bottle. If you use tense rubber bands these babies can launch a tennis ball far and hard.
In this video tutorial, viewers learn how to make sulfur-less black powder using sugar. The materials required for this project are: potassium nitrate, charcoal, sugar, scale, spoon and cup. Begin by measuring 16g of potassium nitrate and pour it into the cup. Crush it until it's a fine powder. Now measure 4g of sugar and pour it into the cup. Then measure 3g of charcoal and pour it into the cup. Mix the ingredients together for 13 minutes to create the black powder. This video will benefit t...
I took trap and skeet my senior year in college, and shooting clay disks in midair was one of the most satisfying things I've ever felt. Naturally, I wanted to buy a shotgun immediately, but they're pretty expensive and I didn't feel like getting a permit. So, what's the next best thing?
The throwing spear is one of the oldest parts of the human hunting arsenal, and one of the most challenging to kill something with. If you want to get in touch with your hunting roots though, this video will show you how to do so by making your own hunting spear out of household materials, plus a bayonet.
The original, the best, the most effective... the glove gun! Check out this weapons video tutorial to make your very own glove gun, which could be very dangerous if done right.
This video shows how to make homemade tiger tail stars fireworks. We need dextrin, Potassium nitrate (Kno3)(saltpeter),gloves,Charcoal,Ruler for cutting the stars, Bowl, mixing bowl, Paper towel for cleaning up. Start by Weighing 44 gms of Kno3,6 gms of Sulpher,44 gms of Charcoal and 6 gms of dextrin. Next put them in the mixing bowl and mix well. Put on the gloves. Take some water and add little bit of water to the mix until the mix is like play-doh. Take a wax piece of paper and lay the tig...
In this video, learn how to turn a cheap disposable lighter into a flame thrower! All you need is a lighter with an adjustable flame and a little know-how to get started. Follow along with this quick tutorial and start tossing fire all over the place. Be careful!
See how to make a chopstick crossbow in this video tutorial. It's amazing what you can do with chopsticks these days! Making this chopstick crossbow doesn't just require chopsticks, you'll need a miniature clothes pin, duct tape, string, and glue.
This how-to video shows how to use core-less paracord to make a round braid. It will be easier to tie the 12 strand round braided whip if you can already tie the 8 strand round plait braided whip. This is the overp-lait with 12 strands. Learn how to make your own whip and use your own muscle power to drive a bit of string through the speed of sound. Watch this video specialized weapon tutorial and learn how to tie a twelve strand round plait braided whip.
Step up your school supplies weapon-making skills with a small homemade crossbow. Watch this video tutorial to see how to make a crossbow out of school supplies.
Build a wooden crossbow with string, PVC and glueTake a plank of 3/4" wood of any kind as long as it's strong. Make a long 11.5" cut. It must be straight. Angles don't have to be the same, but the shape should be the same. Cut 3.5" piece off the wood going 1" down. Use 3/4" wood. Cut 8"X1" cuts using the band saw. Cuts are made 1/4-1" on one end of piece. Cut down in a curved way. On the other side cut an inch in as close to the edge as possible without making the wood weak. The two cut piece...
Learn how to make your very own pepper spray from household items! It's simple, it's cheap and it's safe, not to mention great for self-defense!
Check out this video on how to build a homemade rubber band crossbow. Yes, a rubber band crossbow. What, did you think you were going to go hunting with this thing? Only if your hunting wasps.
In this video tutorial, viewers learn how to make a pen gun. The materials required for this are: a pen, knife and rubber band. Begin b cutting off the tip of the pen, leaving it with a top cylinder. Then take out the inside of the pen and remove the eraser bit. With the eraser, make a small slit in the center and then clip the rubber band into the center gap of the eraser. Now place the eraser back to the pen. Now loop the rubber band into the clip of the pen and tie it around the pen. This ...
Check out this entertaining video tutorial on how to make a crossbow from household items. These so-called household items include pencils, tape, pens, ink tube, and rubber band. This crossbow is easy to make, and easy to shoot. Make sure to watch the ending for a thrilling conclusion.
Want to make a paper bakugan? In this video, learn how in seven steps. You will need: 1 piece of paper, a mini rules, tape, scissors.
Want to make a blowgun? How about a deadly one? Well, I bet you didn't know all you need is a shoelace, a razor blade, a pen, and a needle.
Making small, nonlethal firearms out of desktop materials is one of the most fun things a student can do in a boring class, and there are a millions ways to do it. This video will teach you how to make an awesome semi-automatic pen gun that will annoy your friends much faster than the single-shot models seen elsewhere.
This video shows you how to make a professional flamethrower. In this video, not only do they use a blowtorch for the ignition flame, but they use lacquer thinner, which stays liquid as it burns so you can stick to objects. By far the biggest flames of any homemade flamethrower.
Some of the most distinctive tools of the ninja in popular culture are the smoke bombs they throw at the ground the instantly go off without lighting them, yielding a dense cloud of smoke through which they escape. This video will show you how to make ninja smoke bombs at home you can use to make yourself vanish. Very useful for family gatherings and corporate meetings. Active ingredients include stump killer and matchheads, both always fun.
In this tutorial, we learn how to make a simple rubber-band slingshot. First, grab a strip of paper and fold it up in small folds until you reach the top of it. After you do this, fold it up to more times to get the thickest and smallest piece of paper you can get. Now, take your rubber band and place it between your thumb and pointer finger. Now, place the paper in the middle of the rubber band, then pull the rubber band back with your other hand and the paper will go into the air. Be carefu...
Ping pong balls can do a surprising amount of damage when they hit someone, as any Polish Ping Pong player knows, and launcher them effectively is great fun. This video will show you how to make the Ping Ponger, a ping pong ball launcher made almost exclusively of PVC pipe.
Hi, guys. I had a lot of requests on how to make a real miniature crossbow, so I did a tutorial—and it took me quite some time to do it. I would appreciate it if you guys could like the vid, give some kudos, and comment. To see how to make the mini arrows, click here.
This miniature crossbow is great fun for target practice, and made solely from household items. It's really simple to make and easy to shoot. And you can even combine this with the flaming arrows I showed you how to make before. Materials Needed
Bored at home? Kick your day off right by getting creative and making your very own homemade crossbow! Learn how to make this weapon with materials readily available at your local hardware store and just a few hours of your time.
How to make a very easy (but strong) popsicle stick crossbow, with a shooting test at the end of the video. It shoots skewers, ink cartridges and some arrows I made.
Want to turn a good idea into bad one? Make a flamethrower, then accidentally catch yourself on fire... wait, you couldn't possibly do that, could you? No.
How to make a strong mini pistol crossbow from household materials that fires wooden dowels, pencils and chopsticks. It is pretty powerful and can stick into wood! I'm using an acrylic prod but it would be better if you use aluminum.
A professionally manufactured flamethrower is relatively safe, but grossly expensive. But most homemade flamethrowers tend to be extremely dangerous and fire hazards. Except this one. Though still somewhat dangerous, it's one of the safest DIY flamethrowers you could make.
See how to make a flamethrower for under fifteen dollars in this video. That's right, your very own flamethrower. You've always wanted one, so go out and make one so you can shoot flames into the night sky.
Making a fuse with black powder is a simple process and you only need a few things to get it right. You should have Water, Cotton string, and black powder. A slow burning good quality meal powder works best. To start, cut the cotton string to your desired length and dip it into the water. Take the now wet string and coat it thoroughly with the black powder. Then you simply have to let the fuse dry, an oven on a very low setting works well. Optionally, you can dissolve a small amount of potass...