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  1. Competitions Forum
    which vid makes you want to go out and get you some? 3 choicesselect your top 3 from below, good luck! all who participated.Bill Hays match light/ card cut66.32%Bill Hays match light/ soda pop penetrating/card cutting88.42%Bill Hays gale force winds...
  2. Homemade Slingshots
    heres a bent matal rod slingshot ive worked on for 2 days on and off its came out great and i love it so here it is : also its called the fire king as the rods where of aa old grill my mum got rid off thanks for viewing Alexander .s. Howson
  3. General Slingshot Discussion
    Hi all, I'm pretty new to shooting, and I was wondering what kind of ammo I should use for target shooting. I'm using 7/8 in by 9 in straight cut tbg. I'm trying to figure out which would be better, 8mm or 9.5 mm steel. I want something that's not to heavy and flies fast, but is still accurate...
  4. Slingshot Hunting
    I've been making slingshots for a while now, but I haven't got around to too much hunting. This morning I looked out the window and saw a small pidgeon sitting in a tree and took a shot. It went low, so I took another shot and nailed it in the head with a 3/8 inch steel ball. I used a hand made...
  5. General Slingshot Discussion
    I grew up around machinist who worked the mines, their own shops or in factories. We also shot and hunted a lot. Most of those I grew up with when they hear or read BB think of only one thing .177 cal air gun ammo. When we talked bearings it was either ball bearing or size and ball bearing...
  6. General Slingshot Discussion
    I wad looking around for some cheap large steel balls and found this website, www.brindley-steel-forging.co.uk they sell 12mm steel all the way up to 150mm steel!!! I'm not sure about delivery but there it is anyway guys, hope it helps! Cheers, tom
  7. The Art of Shooting
    I got a box of 3/8 steel from Nathan. First thing i did was dump it in a plastic cotainer and cover it in vinegar. I left it over night then washed it in alcohol and painted them orange. Where I shoot sometimes it is hard to see where you are hitting these little orange buggers help me see.
  8. General Slingshot Discussion
    how is 1/4 inch steel ammo. does it pack a punch. how is its performance.
  9. General Slingshot Discussion
    Hi this is my first post and I am just wondering where to get some ammo at a good price for delivery in the UK? Any help or links would be highly appreciated Tom
  10. Homemade Slingshots
    Ok, so I am wanting to make my own dankung style slingshot out of 1/2 inch either aluminum or plain steel rod. I already know that the aluminum would be lighter but would it have the strength for a heavier pull? Before I forget, I am going to be using tubes on it as well.
  11. Slingshot Hunting
    Hi Guys. I have been wondering, what is the best ammo for pigeons? I've looked at 9.5mm steel balls but wasn't sure whether they would be okay? All opinions welcome! Cheers Luke
  12. Slingshot Hunting
    Hey, im new to slingshot hunting and i was wondering what the best type of ammo to use is?? ive heard that hex nuts are a cheap type of ammo but not sure how good they are for small game such as rabbits?? , also what are stones like? cheers
  13. Site Vendor's Forum
    Coming soon from FlippinOut Slinghshots is the FlipKung 3G. This slingshot will be offered in the Omega and Axiom profiles and will sport the 3G fork tips whereby one may shoot OTT, TTF, Chinese tubes, and ball in tube- all in one slingshot. The frames will be precision cut from solid 304...
  14. Homemade Slingshots
    This is my first attempt at bending 1/4" steel rod. Before I go any further, I want to thank Smitty for his generous and outstanding videos on bending steel frames. Here is a shot of the basic frame. I am not finished yet but I was pleased with the results so far. I will post the final results...
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