With just a little work in your wood shop, you can make your very own mini guillotine. Ken and Barbie, beware.
In this how-to video, you will learn how to make home made fireworks using a butane lighter. First, take the silver plate off the lighter. Next, pry off the black side and take off the wheel. Do this carefully, as you do not want to lose the spring loaded flint. Stretch the spring out a little bit so you can push the flint in one of the grooves and twist the spring together so that the flint is in the middle. Once this is done, you can test this out. Hold the flint over a lighter until it get...
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.
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?
To tie a rope whip, you will need the following: 50' of Â¼" rope, scissors, a tape measurer, and Stretch your tape measurer out to 5'. Run your rope along the tape measurer, looping back, when you get to the end. Continue in this way until you have looped 5 times.
If you want to build a projectile weapon system but never want to run out of ammo, try this how-to and build a giant cannon that shoots air balls! With easily available parts, costing under $15, you'll be ready to shoot in no time. Add fog and you have yourself a giant smoke ring shooter. With practice you can shoot hats off people with a harmless ball of air.
All it takes to make a cool little bow and arrow is a pen and rubber band. That's about it, maybe a few more things... check out this video tutorial on how to make a pen bow and arrow. This is miniature archery, to cure boredom and create fun.
In order to attach a feather to an arrow shaft, you will need the following: real feathers, acetone, feather fast fletching tape, scissors, and a paper towel.
How to make a sling shot that can shoot up to 200 meters (or 600 feet). Slingshots are great fun - be careful what you shoot. Sling shots are powerful!
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.
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!
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.
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...
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.
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.
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.
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...
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.
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.
This how-to video shows how to use core-less paracord to make a round braid. Working with eight strands is demonstrated but the same technique will work from 4 to 16 strands. This is the first step in learning how to make your own whip and what is more fun than using nothing but muscle power to drive a bit of string through the speed of sound? You can also make it as a paracord lanyard, belt, hatband, bracelet, etc. Always wear eye protection around paracord. Watch this video specialized weap...
This video demonstrates how to make a rock sling similar to one that would have been used in the Bible story about David and Goliath. The sling is made out of one piece of rope. An intricate knot is made in the rope to serve as the pouch that holds the rock. The video shows slow, step-by-step instructions for how to weave and tie the knot in the center of the rope so that it looks like a small basket about 2" wide. Make a finger tether at one end of the rope. This video can be used to make yo...
This is the coolest homemade missile launcher ever!! Shoots Estes rockets better than any other! Just a trip to a hardware store and a electronic store, and you could be shooting missiles off of your shoulder in no time.
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!
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...
If you're an amateur archer or just want to learn how to make your own primitive bow, this tutorial is for you. You'll need a length of oak and a length of poplar, in addition to some jute string, wood glue, a tape measure and a marking pencil.
What's better than a pen gun that shoots pens? Nothing. So, grab your pens and check out this video tutorial for the build instructions. This is a great crossbow-style pen gun which doesn't involve paper and shoots better than most makeshift toy shooters. There's minimal materials, like pens (duh!), rubber bands, scissors and tape.
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.
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...
Epileptic Talking Mustache Guy gives the blow-by-blow on the construction of a little wooden toy guillotine. Before you know it, you'll be hacking off dolls heads in no time.
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.
In this Weapons video tutorial you will learn how to make an airsoft gun using household items. This video is from www.ITSkateboards.com. This is really very easy and simple to do and takes practically no time. Items needed are a PVC or metal tube, a finger from a rubber glove and a rubber band. Put the rubber finger over the tube and wrap the rubber band over it making sure it is tight and does not come off when pulled hard. Your gun is now ready. Put an airsoft gun bullet in to the pipe, ho...
How to make arrows from a skewer crossbow explode! First see how to make a crossbow: http://youtu.be/4IZVm6iCA40
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.
Now, before you go and email PETA, this tutorial isn't a video showing you how to make a catapult intended for hurting mice. No. This tutorial is showing you how to make a cool looking and fun catapult using a mouse trap. This can be used for throwing things around your home or in the office. So check it out and good luck!
A Peg Gun -- they are used to shoot toothpicks or matches or whatever you want it to shoot. What's it made out of? A clothespin, scissors, and rubber bands.
These guys got an assault rifle, a mechanic chainsaw and a bunch of LEDs to create a Gears of War Lancer gun. But even while they used a toy chainsaw and a Nerf N-Strike Longshot CS-6, the final result looks great in motion
I had used the extra parts from my DIY Canon shutter release how-to to make this. It is very easy to do and only took me about 10 minutes—and costs nothing! This doesn't hurt; sometimes I can't even feel it! The closer you are to a vein, the more it will shock you.
How to make a homemade black powder M-80
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
Store bought crossbows can be quite expensive, so why not make a miniature crossbow at home? In this video, make an all wooden crossbow with really simple household materials. To make this easy wooden crossbow you will need a hot glue gun, a skewer, popsicle stick, elastic bands, and a clothespin.