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  1. Homemade Slingshots
    Made this after watching the newest Dark Knight movie. More for looks then anything but it still functions well. Didn't have an ebony stain at the time so it's Robin red instead :P
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    Ok so here's my question. The piece on the left is pine. the other piece is oak plywood. Can I glue them together, and if so, what glue can I use.
  3. General Slingshot Discussion
    Hi guys, Here is the deal, i tried my hand at making a quick pfs type shooter out of 9mm ply , after 2 fork hits with a marble the fork snapped clean off !! i was using single 1745's. My question is ,, is it normal for a pfs shooter fork to snap after 2 fork hits ?? or is the ply i am using a...
  4. General Slingshot Discussion
    This purpose of this thread is to list info found from a variety of sites about plywood. At times on this site you will find refrences to Plywood as "Multiplex", which is not the proper technical term for layered wood.
  5. Homemade Slingshots
    Hey guys, well I got to try out my fret saw a week or so ago that I got given off one of my dads mates and decided to make a Classic Y boardcut. I got the design off the forum but unfortunately forgot who it was that shared it! if it was you, don't be shy and let me know! Well after finishing...
  6. Thick Pickle Fork

    Thick Pickle Fork

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    Thick Pickle Fork

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    Thick Pickle Fork

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    IMG 0069

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  13. Homemade Slingshots
    Finally had time to make some slingshots with the designs I posted in the Shared Designs Forum. I have about 17 cut out and routed, waiting to be sanded and finished. This is probably my favorite design, the Simple Y. It's made out of birch ply with poplar palm swells. Finished with 3 coats of...
  14. Homemade Slingshots
    Inspired by Gamekeeper Johns shared design i made such a fish-style boardcut. The fork is a little wider, the tail is modified and the rest is a little more smooth to fit my hand. Since the last pocket slingshot i made i am really a fan of small shooter mounted with medium to strong bands. Its a...