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Post about things you have launched or thought about launching. Also post about various materials used for building cannons. No posts about explosive projectiles!
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Unread postAuthor: grizzlybearjr » Wed Oct 29, 2008 6:12 pm

i found that it doesn't make a very sturdy piston but it is a affective ammo if you can find it a a affordable price
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Unread postAuthor: Demon » Wed Oct 29, 2008 6:30 pm

I am not sure it is a good idea because the wax will stick in the cannon, maybe lubrificate the round before shooting?

I prefer potato's

Makes your gun more "homemade" :)

And i am not surprised that it doesn't make a good piston :roll:
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Unread postAuthor: grizzlybearjr » Wed Oct 29, 2008 6:35 pm

i will shatter after a few uses will last a while shatters but will fail eventually.
i thought so to thats why i tried it but it was a failure :(
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Unread postAuthor: Demon » Wed Oct 29, 2008 6:55 pm

You l'be better with a pvc endcap piston, work very well.
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