No mysticjbyrd, I'm not calling you stupid so don't get the wrong idea. I just think since you admitted your new to this the guys are getting to technical and don't need to be.
clemsonguy1125 wrote:Well I suggest a sprinkler valve with a 2 inch pvc tank a a sdr 21 barrel
Seems to be your best option so far, simple to build, well with in your budget.
D_Hall wrote:Thought: It hasn't been clarified if first impact or final resting point of ball counts.
That's a major problem with any launcher, you need to be clear on that and what kind of surface the callenage is taking place on. It's going to make a big difference.
mysticjbyrd wrote:Someone not in the class will fire the device.
I'm guessing this is why it has to be stationary and can't be moved in between shots?
Just another reason to keep it simple.