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Here's a little DIY on making a nice spinner (or 50) in a hurry - it's from stuff almost everyone has laying around . All you need is:

-scotch tape
-a pokey for heating
-lighter/candle
-tp tube
-plastic bottle cap
-small length of strong cord

Not shown is a pen or marker body which helps a lot.

Cut a section of of tube about 2"×4.5". Wind the cut tube around the pen tightly & use a strip of tape about 5" long and wrap smoothly around the tunes middle first. Do the same for the two ends, totalling 5 strips. You can do this with packing tape to save time, again this is just with common junk. Melt two small holes with your hot pokey at 10 &2 in your lid, making sure not to go too much towards the top or bottom. Run your cord FIRST through your tube, then through the lid holes to keep everything neat. Adjust thr cap to about 1.5" from the tube.Tie, snip & melt your knot behind the cap. Add a dot of super glue to the finished knot if you wish for extra security, but it's never let go on me without it.

Voila! Cheap spinners galore and these guys take a hit really well and make a SUPER satisfying pop when they're struck solid. Hope you guys get use from this, these things really do last thanks to that free hanging design.

Thanks for looking & Happy shooting! :)

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Fine! I will sort my bottle cap spinners out so they're cool like yours...
Lol no worries pal! This was just a quick tutorial for guys who are sick of buying spinners just to murder them lol you could make a quick 5 pack of these and be set for ages :)

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I use milk carton tops quite a lot - just hung from a string - obviously they take a fair amount of abuse and you can simply replace them once they're hammered.

With the tube to aid spinning makes more sense... so now need to find some usable tube...
 

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I use milk carton tops quite a lot - just hung from a string - obviously they take a fair amount of abuse and you can simply replace them once they're hammered.

With the tube to aid spinning makes more sense... so now need to find some usable tube...
Ah that's a good idea yeah for usable tube just go with toilet paper tube and tape it's amazing how tough it is. Almost like a shotgun she'll lol.

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I'm thinking marker barrels... clothe drying rack rods, or old fax roll tubes if I can find any. Need to raid the garage - see what I can find in there.
Marker barrels work great too man lots of good ideas there!

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Great idea everyone Making various size targets will keep me from snacking I will have to get Max (great nephew) started learning to use a drill safely and make some fun targets. I think I still have an old ( brace and bit) Max can start out with drilling the holes in the caps.
 

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I like doing about the same thing with scrap pieces of leather.
 
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