Login    Register
User Information
Username:
Password:
We are a free and open
community, all are welcome.
Click here to Register
Sponsored
Who is online

In total there are 23 users online :: 4 registered, 1 hidden and 18 guests


Most users ever online was 101 on Fri Nov 22, 2013 4:13 pm

Registered users: Bing [Bot], Google [Bot], Google Adsense [Bot], MSNbot Media based on users active over the past 5 minutes

The Team
Administrators
Global Moderators
global_moderators.png CS

carbon fibre pen gun build log

Discuss miniature cannons built from things such as pill bottles and pen caps.
Sponsored 
  • Author
    Message

Unread postAuthor: jackssmirkingrevenge » Thu Feb 07, 2013 2:09 am

Because I'm in Spain and my tools aren't :roll:
  • 0

User avatar
jackssmirkingrevenge
Donating Member
Donating Member
 
Posts: 23700
Joined: Thu Mar 15, 2007 11:28 pm
Location: epoxy batcave
Reputation: 44

Unread postAuthor: jakethebeast » Thu Feb 07, 2013 2:28 am

But i though that you bought Sherline because it fits your suitcase :D
  • 0

Est Sularus Oth Mithas
User avatar
jakethebeast
Brigadier General
Brigadier General
 
Posts: 918
Joined: Sat Jul 03, 2010 4:20 pm
Location: Jakes cave
Country: Finland (fi)
Reputation: 8

Unread postAuthor: jackssmirkingrevenge » Thu Feb 07, 2013 8:26 am

I haven't made this yet :roll:

Image

Seriously though, that would be so heavy that it would be prohibitive to ship it around (My company flies me by Ryanair, so that's around €47,085 if carried as extra baggage :roll:).
  • 0

User avatar
jackssmirkingrevenge
Donating Member
Donating Member
 
Posts: 23700
Joined: Thu Mar 15, 2007 11:28 pm
Location: epoxy batcave
Reputation: 44

Unread postAuthor: sagthegreat » Wed Mar 06, 2013 2:25 pm

How much would 1 of those firing caps cost me, shipped to Virginia, USA
  • 0


sagthegreat
Captain
Captain
 
Posts: 329
Joined: Thu Feb 16, 2012 5:23 pm
Location: Leesburg
Country: United States (us)
Reputation: 1

Unread postAuthor: jackssmirkingrevenge » Wed Mar 06, 2013 3:03 pm

$20 including postage, and there's a bit of a backlog so you would have to be patient.
  • 0

User avatar
jackssmirkingrevenge
Donating Member
Donating Member
 
Posts: 23700
Joined: Thu Mar 15, 2007 11:28 pm
Location: epoxy batcave
Reputation: 44

Unread postAuthor: sagthegreat » Wed Mar 06, 2013 3:17 pm

How long will it take approximately?
  • 0


sagthegreat
Captain
Captain
 
Posts: 329
Joined: Thu Feb 16, 2012 5:23 pm
Location: Leesburg
Country: United States (us)
Reputation: 1

Unread postAuthor: jackssmirkingrevenge » Wed Mar 06, 2013 3:33 pm

hopefully i can make it next week. i will need this dimension:
  • 0

Attachments
dimension.jpg
User avatar
jackssmirkingrevenge
Donating Member
Donating Member
 
Posts: 23700
Joined: Thu Mar 15, 2007 11:28 pm
Location: epoxy batcave
Reputation: 44

Sponsored

Sponsor
 


Unread postAuthor: sagthegreat » Wed Mar 06, 2013 3:55 pm

K,im broke right now, so give me a few weeks, thanks :D
  • 0


sagthegreat
Captain
Captain
 
Posts: 329
Joined: Thu Feb 16, 2012 5:23 pm
Location: Leesburg
Country: United States (us)
Reputation: 1

Unread postAuthor: jackssmirkingrevenge » Wed Mar 06, 2013 3:58 pm

take your time, also do you have paypal?
  • 0

User avatar
jackssmirkingrevenge
Donating Member
Donating Member
 
Posts: 23700
Joined: Thu Mar 15, 2007 11:28 pm
Location: epoxy batcave
Reputation: 44

Unread postAuthor: sagthegreat » Wed Mar 06, 2013 6:45 pm

yes

message to short :P
  • 0


sagthegreat
Captain
Captain
 
Posts: 329
Joined: Thu Feb 16, 2012 5:23 pm
Location: Leesburg
Country: United States (us)
Reputation: 1

Unread postAuthor: jackssmirkingrevenge » Thu Mar 07, 2013 4:52 pm

Final part done, 0.177" barrel adapter that should give lower muzzle energy but higher velocity and therefore better penetration depth:
  • 0

Attachments
cfbl07.jpg
User avatar
jackssmirkingrevenge
Donating Member
Donating Member
 
Posts: 23700
Joined: Thu Mar 15, 2007 11:28 pm
Location: epoxy batcave
Reputation: 44

Unread postAuthor: sagthegreat » Thu Mar 07, 2013 8:06 pm

is the barrel adapter threaded?
  • 0


sagthegreat
Captain
Captain
 
Posts: 329
Joined: Thu Feb 16, 2012 5:23 pm
Location: Leesburg
Country: United States (us)
Reputation: 1

Unread postAuthor: jackssmirkingrevenge » Fri Mar 08, 2013 1:19 am

yes, it has a female 1/8" BSP thread which matches the male thread on the pen gun.
  • 0

User avatar
jackssmirkingrevenge
Donating Member
Donating Member
 
Posts: 23700
Joined: Thu Mar 15, 2007 11:28 pm
Location: epoxy batcave
Reputation: 44

Unread postAuthor: sagthegreat » Sat Mar 09, 2013 10:50 am

you make me so jeleous sometimes lol
  • 0


sagthegreat
Captain
Captain
 
Posts: 329
Joined: Thu Feb 16, 2012 5:23 pm
Location: Leesburg
Country: United States (us)
Reputation: 1

Unread postAuthor: jackssmirkingrevenge » Sat Mar 09, 2013 2:08 pm

save up, buy and lathe and mill and you won't have to be :)
  • 0

User avatar
jackssmirkingrevenge
Donating Member
Donating Member
 
Posts: 23700
Joined: Thu Mar 15, 2007 11:28 pm
Location: epoxy batcave
Reputation: 44

PreviousNext

Return to Miniature Cannon Discussion

Who is online

Registered users: Bing [Bot], Google [Bot], Google Adsense [Bot], MSNbot Media

Reputation System ©'