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  1. Homemade Slingshots
    Hey folks, I just made a new pfs modeled after the first one I made. While I really like shooting my original, I ended up with a few fork hits beating away the walnut. So on my new one I wrapped the center brass back around the forks and also made it a No Tie. I also went with birch and...
  2. Homemade Slingshots
    Hi folks, I ordered a slingshot in the mail but it still hasn't showed up, so I decided to make a couple of my own. I used walnut and poplar with dowels on both and a brass sheet on the pfs. I'm sorry I don't know the names of who may have come up with these designs. I just looked at pictures...
  3. Homemade Slingshots
    I found this one whilst out fork harvesting and never noticed the markings until I stripped off the bark. it had a big rotten hole near the bottom of the handle so off it came and I replaced the length with some walnut flooring, epoxied and brass pinned. finished with a soak in linseed oil and...
  4. Homemade Slingshots
    As promised in my introduction, here are some pictures of my very first slingshot that I just finished. It's made out of black walnut using Bill Hays "Patriot" template. I made it fairly thick, just under 1 1/4", fearing that it may break since it's not a natural. I cut it out of a 2" thick...
  5. Slingshot Reviews
    Hey guys, Today i'll be reviewing a catty I have received today. It is a Oak and Walnut Hammer hunter by Jim Williams. When I first saw this catty, I was amazed. Finish The finish on the wood looked incredible on all the pictures. If I am correct, he used hard wax oils and something else...
  6. Homemade Slingshots
    Here's a recent Oak & Walnut hunter I've made, finished with two coats of a hard wax oil, buffed and waxed. Hope ya like
  7. Homemade Slingshots
    Inspired by a number of people, the 'Orca' a rock maple and walnut cattie. I admit I'm pretty pleased with the way it turned out and after shooting with it for a while I'm even happier with it. Finished with 5 coats of linseed and a liquid carnauba wax I'm trying out. I don't know whether it's...
  8. Homemade Slingshots
    Here's an oak & walnut pfs with canted handle I just finished today using my new wood finish, what do you guys think?
  9. Homemade Slingshots
    Here's a couple I finished today from padauk, one has walnut swells and the other purple heart. Any feedback appreciated
  10. Homemade Slingshots
    I was doing a job last week and had to cut down what was left of an old walnut stump the center had rotted out but the outer ring was still pretty bang hard. So as I was cutting my little wheels gut to spinning and I saved a chunk of it. Here is what I started with. And here she is I think it...
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