Here is a compact chunky hunter I made recently, mentioned in my 'bandset' post as the mk1.
It's made from walnut faced plywood flooring with an Oak palmswell and a solid walnut grip. It is very comfortable to hold and with it's double tbg at 27mm, it fires 14mm lead at a spectacular speed. I...
Sheffield Catapults - Hammer Hunter
2012 has been a fantastic year for slingshots. The international community is growing and growing, we have more latex and rubber choices than a dominatrix can shake a whip at, tons of unbelievable slingshot eye candy and a host of new...
Today i'll be reviewing a catty I have received today. It is a Oak and Walnut Hammer hunter by Jim Williams.
When I first saw this catty, I was amazed.
The finish on the wood looked incredible on all the pictures. If I am correct, he used hard wax oils and something else...
At the weekend, I decided to create a Mini-Hunter by Bill Hays! I have made one of these before but only out of plywood, whereas this one is aluminium!
I started by tracing my design on to the aluminium plate (1cm thick)
Then I began to carefully cut out using the jigsaw.
For a while now I have been wanting to make my own slingshot/catapult but couldn't decide which design to use! I wanted something small but cool! haha
I decided to try and make a Bill Hays mini-hunter.
The problem I have is that I do not own any wood working tools, as my dad works...