How do you make a homemade rubber band gun?

  1. Step 1: Trace Gun Onto Plywood. Draw out your gun onto a piece of plywood.
  2. Step 2: Drill the Hole for the “Trigger” Use a drill with a hole saw bit to cut out your trigger area.
  3. Step 3: Cut Out the Gun.
  4. Step 4: Sand.
  5. Step 5: Cut a Notch in the Barrel.
  6. Step 6: Attach the Clothespin.
  7. Step 7: Fire Away!

How do you make a rubber band finger gun?

Rubber Band Shooter

  1. choose your rubber band and prepare your hand.
  2. load one end of rubber band between pinky and palm.
  3. loop other end of band around behind your thumb while making pistol with your hand.
  4. hook loose end of rubber band on your forefinger – now you are loaded.
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Why do people have rubber band on pistols?

Usually it’s for controlling wires of flashlights and lasers, another possibility is for texture to make sure they’re holding the correct point on the gun. I’ve also seen MSW players use rubber bands on the stock to hold their tourniquet.

How do you shoot a rubber band super far?

Use your index finger like a slingshot.

  1. Place your hand with your palm facing up.
  2. Hook each end of the rubber band around your middle finger and thumb.
  3. Use your index finger to stretch the rubber band forward a few inches, pointing it in the direction you want the band to travel, and pulling it tight.

How do you make a rubber band slingshot at home?

Easy Rubberband Slingshot

  1. Step 1: Tie the Knot. Add the rubber bands like a venn diagram. then tie a knot.
  2. Step 2: Making the Cradle. Make a cradle using your tape. Tape it where you will pull to fire.
  3. Step 3: Enjoy. Place your thumb in the uncradled part of the band then add a pellet in the cradle and fire. enjyo!

Who made the first rubber band gun?

Rubber band guns can be made using only Popsicle sticks, staples, and rubber bands of various styles and sizes. This specialized technique developed and honed by then-high school student Stuart A. Burton is very malleable and can be utilized to develop very advanced and complicated rubber band guns.

How do you make a spoon slingshot?


  1. Take 5 sticks and stack them, securing one end with a rubber band.
  2. Slide one more stick between the bottom stick and the rest of the stack.
  3. Secure the other end with a rubber band.
  4. Place the spoon on top, and attach the end of the spoon to the end of the single stick with the last rubber band.

How to make a simple rubber band Gun?

Take the Pen Apart. Remove the cap,cartridge,the end cap,and the plastic piece covering the writing end of the cartridge.

  • Attach the Rubber Bands. Hold one of the rubber bands on the top of the pen while wrapping the other all the way around it.
  • SHOOT!!!! Place the cartridge in the barrel and hold the end of the rubber band around it.
  • That’s It!
  • How do you make a rubber band Gun?


  • Thumbtack
  • Hot glue gun or superglue
  • Clothespin
  • Rubber band
  • How to make rubber band gun with Popsicle sticks?

    Method 1 of 6: Making a Pencil Peashooter. Grab your pencil peashooter components.

  • Method 2 of 6: Fashioning a Rubber Band Rifle.
  • Method 3 of 6: Crafting a Realistic Rubber Band Rifle.
  • Method 4 of 6: Designing a Rubber Band Pistol.
  • Method 5 of 6: Smithing the Legendary Rubber Band Machine Gun.
  • Method 6 of 6: Creating a Rubber Band Sniper Rifle.
  • How to turn your hand into a rubber band Gun?

    Once the Isopropyl starts to dry and you find that the cloth is sticking to the rubber,it’s time to add another layer of Isopropyl.

  • Keep re-applying on the rubber and rubbing with a cloth. Use a clean section of the cloth each time.
  • Once all the rubber has been removed,you should end up with just the bare plastic that the rubber was adhered to.