Hello, this is my first post here and I wanted to start off with slingshot I made.
It's the best piece of junk I've ever made.
I took a pair of (very small) pliers, stuffed them with a bit of paper towel (to keep it from closing and also to make a ergo-grip-thing) and shoved an old sharpie...
I have been thinking recently about different tools or equipment that is very useful for making catty's/slingshots, but can't decide what I need
Some of the things I have been thinking of are a band saw and a dremel (rotary tool).
What is the most important tool for you for...
You get three hand tools in your shop, what are they? *sandpaper and bench vise included with your shop, and a full beer fridge of Natty Light. no water. Working from raw timber, nothing dimensional
coping saw with blades
4 in 1
big disston hand saw
a planer would be extremely useful as well...
I will start this post off with this little tool made with a paper clip. It is used to drag the tie rubber end back under the last two loops. If the tie rubber end is wet it works real easy. - Tex
Hey wait a minute, an old phone book as a tool? When doing a small job that is dirty, oily, greasy or etcetera open an old phone book and do it on the top of it. When you are done tear out the soiled pages and discard. The Fishing reel sitting on the phone book is a Clarkson Castey surf reel...
Out if interest, what do you use a dremel for when making slingshots?
I remember guys mentioning doing grooves with them
My dad got me a Dremel 300 as a gift and also bought me a laser measurement.
I've asked him for a few slingshot Traditional wooden from China and Thailand during his...