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Project by phil7b7 posted 12-08-2015 05:24 AM 1853 views 15 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Ping pong ball guns, made for holiday gifts for friends and family. They shoot family good distance. Based on design concept from DMcKay and WAWOODButcher As always thanks to fellow lumber jocks for great project ideas. Made from scraps of oak and maple. Finished with 3 coats of poly and one finished w/ stain and poly. Let me know what you think. I am sure the kids will love them.

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#1 posted 12-08-2015 06:52 AM

Awesome gun-toys. Good thing is that they are not so dangerous, you can’t hurt anybody with ping balls.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#2 posted 12-08-2015 01:57 PM

Very cool!

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#3 posted 12-08-2015 03:28 PM

Those will create a lot of fun. Nice job. I made up some marshmallow shooting crossbow pistols one year and gave them out. They were great fun.

-- “We all die. The goal isn't to live forever; the goal is to create something that will.” - Chuck Palahniuk

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#4 posted 12-08-2015 03:38 PM

I think the kids will love them. That’s what I think :-)

And maybe consider all the same color balls in each gun. That way they can tell “who shot who” when they’re keeping score !

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#5 posted 12-08-2015 03:43 PM

The kids will love these and will have a great time. Congratulations.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#6 posted 12-08-2015 05:39 PM

I really like these. They’re on my “to make” list now.

-- Bondo Gaposis

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#7 posted 12-08-2015 10:32 PM

Awesome. On my to do list too. Might even let the kids play with them.

-- Don, -

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#8 posted 12-09-2015 04:28 AM

Cool design, the kids will love them!

-- Live to tell the stories, they sound better that way.

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