Here is a Patriot I did a few weeks back. You guys can tell I have a fair bit of cedar..
The other two are my version of the Weber Slingbow, my first slingshot as a kid. Was the only kid around with a thumb braced slingshot. The ply one is still waiting for sanding. The oak one needs more...
The oil on these finally dried up so I was able to make some pouches and tabs to band these up. From left to right:
1: Modified Dragon design. Longer and fluted handle for use with a hammer grip. Banded with 107s and a very narrow pouch. For a friend of mine here in SoCal.
Spent an hour shooting 3/8th steel this afternoon. Started with my Barnett Diablo with fresh new red "power" tubes.
About the 20th shot, this happened:
No idea... A few more shots though, and the pouch failed. I've found that the pouches that come with pre-fab Barnett bands...
Everyone else is sharing their favourite air rifles so I thought I'd throw my two into the mix.
First one is a Webley Patriot.
Perhaps one of the most powerful spring guns on the planet pushing a 7.9 grain .177 pellets out at over 1170 fps for approx 24ft-lbs of energy.
I recently upgraded...