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  1. Homemade Slingshots
    Well ... Christmas is right around the corner, and i thought i might as well make a Christmas color theme slingshot? I know, i know .. i'm missing white, but grey is close enough! and yes .. i used wood Main frame: 6061 T6 (tempered) 9mm Scales/Palmswells/Handles: African Hardwood, Padauk...
  2. frankensteins eagle

    frankensteins eagle

    frankensteins eagle
  3. Slingshot Modifications
    well its finished and im sorry that i couldnt get any better photos on as my phone wasnt working very well, there is 1 coat of 50/50 thinned down teflon goss varnish with white spirit and two extra layers of the pure teflon gloss varnish and i think it turned out pretty well, tell me what you...
  4. Homemade Slingshots
    After a few weeks of curing, my new ergo is finally done! It's definitely my favorite, but I won't be keeping it. It's actually a birthday present for a friend. Core is padauk, faces are zebrawood, and palm swell is curly maple. Finish is 3 coats of Formby's tung oil followed by 5 coats of...
  5. Homemade Slingshots
    A friend of mine kindly took some photo's for me over the weekend so I thought I would share them with you good folks on here for a bit of feedback. As usual this catapult has two pins, and has been sanded throughout the grits. All my catapults are now finished with a microporous hard wax oil...
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  10. General Slingshot Discussion
    So I just bought some Padauk and Zebrawood, and am planning to make a laminate of the two with either a poplar or paduak palm swell. Previously, I had made a few padauk/curly maple laminates, which did not turn out how I expected them to - the padauk had bled its color onto the curly maple...
  11. Homemade Slingshots
    Here's a couple I finished today from padauk, one has walnut swells and the other purple heart. Any feedback appreciated
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