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Project by phil7b7 posted 12-08-2015 05:24 AM 1625 views 14 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 http://lumberjocks.com/projects/45632 and WAWOODButcher http://lumberjocks.com/projects/46038 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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majuvla

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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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CalumetWoodworks

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

Very cool!

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PaulDoug

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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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JoeinGa

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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 !

-- Perform A Random Act Of Kindness Today ... Pay It Forward

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helluvawreck

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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
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-- 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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bondogaposis

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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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RootandBranch

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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, https://www.etsy.com/shop/RootandBranchGifts - http://facebook.com/rootandbranchgifts

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woodbutcherbynight

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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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