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Project by jimkrum posted 01-05-2016 05:41 PM 1869 views 11 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Step by step video of my next weekend project Slingshot.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sif2Vrv1GtM

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#1 posted 01-05-2016 05:47 PM

Nice build. I think it was on Popular Mechanics where I saw a design that put the elastic inside the handle so you get more pull and thus more power. This type of construction might lend itself to that.

-- Chris K

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#2 posted 01-05-2016 06:37 PM

Brings back memories when I played with slingshot. Ofcourse it wasn’t so sofisticated. Nice cocncept.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#3 posted 01-05-2016 07:37 PM

Neat! Is that a single band with a floating pouch and how does the band attach to the forks?

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#4 posted 01-06-2016 05:37 AM

great idea, would be an excellent Christmas gift…

-- New Project = New Tool... it's just the way it is, don't fight it... :)

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#5 posted 01-06-2016 07:50 AM

Nice slingshot but watching that video was scary maybe it was just the angle of the camera of something glad it did not end up a bloody slingshot during the making

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#6 posted 01-06-2016 01:39 PM

I’m sure that a lot of us had one of these once upon a time. Nice work.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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#7 posted 01-06-2016 03:08 PM

Wow that’s a heck of a slingshot. I do believe it would be worth of … well, you know
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#8 posted 01-06-2016 03:09 PM

Oh and WELCOME to LJs !

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#9 posted 01-07-2016 01:54 AM

Great project. Really nice!

-- AJ

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