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 68 users online :: 6 registered, 0 hidden and 62 guests


Most users ever online was 218 on Wed Dec 07, 2016 6:58 pm

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

The Team
Administrators
Global Moderators
global_moderators.png CS

Copperhead Pocket Launcher

Built a pneumatic cannon? Then post it here! This section is for completed, finished cannons that you have built. Please include pictures and information.
Sponsored 
  • Author
    Message

Unread postAuthor: jackssmirkingrevenge » Mon Sep 21, 2009 3:10 pm

Hotwired wrote:Pocket in the same sense as Pocket Battleship :twisted:


Still sounds like innuendo but anyway ;)
  • 0

User avatar
jackssmirkingrevenge
Donating Member
Donating Member
 
Posts: 24225
Joined: Thu Mar 15, 2007 11:28 pm
Country: Holy See (Vatican City State) (va)
Reputation: 66

Unread postAuthor: Hotwired » Mon Sep 21, 2009 3:51 pm

That's just disturbing o.0

There are several spins on the name, including why it's a launcher not a cannon :)
  • 0

User avatar
Hotwired
Lieutenant General
Lieutenant General
 
Posts: 2599
Joined: Fri Oct 13, 2006 5:51 am
Location: UK
Reputation: 0

Unread postAuthor: jackssmirkingrevenge » Mon Sep 21, 2009 4:10 pm

Hotwired wrote:including why it's a launcher not a cannon :)


If that's the extent of your chamber volume then clearly so ;)
  • 0

User avatar
jackssmirkingrevenge
Donating Member
Donating Member
 
Posts: 24225
Joined: Thu Mar 15, 2007 11:28 pm
Country: Holy See (Vatican City State) (va)
Reputation: 66

Unread postAuthor: POLAND_SPUD » Mon Sep 21, 2009 4:50 pm

so what is it?? a positive pressure piloting system for a floating spool valve??
  • 0

Children are the future

unless we stop them now
User avatar
POLAND_SPUD
Chief of Staff
Chief of Staff
 
Posts: 5405
Joined: Sat Oct 13, 2007 4:43 pm
Country: Israel (il)
Reputation: 10

Unread postAuthor: Hotwired » Mon Sep 21, 2009 5:07 pm

Nope :)


Here's a picture of the pipe on the launcher and the machined Tee before I clamp it down with the compression fitting and the JFC:
Image

The olive was secured first using JFC.
  • 0

User avatar
Hotwired
Lieutenant General
Lieutenant General
 
Posts: 2599
Joined: Fri Oct 13, 2006 5:51 am
Location: UK
Reputation: 0

Unread postAuthor: POLAND_SPUD » Mon Sep 21, 2009 5:39 pm

the only thing I can think of is something similar to my design but with a homemade air cylinder....

or you use one pipe for both the barrel and the chamber... but that wouldn't make much sense really


lol tell us how it is supposed to work...
  • 0

Children are the future

unless we stop them now
User avatar
POLAND_SPUD
Chief of Staff
Chief of Staff
 
Posts: 5405
Joined: Sat Oct 13, 2007 4:43 pm
Country: Israel (il)
Reputation: 10

Unread postAuthor: jackssmirkingrevenge » Mon Sep 21, 2009 10:19 pm

Ooh ooh I know!

Image

:D
  • 0

User avatar
jackssmirkingrevenge
Donating Member
Donating Member
 
Posts: 24225
Joined: Thu Mar 15, 2007 11:28 pm
Country: Holy See (Vatican City State) (va)
Reputation: 66

Sponsored

Sponsor
 


Unread postAuthor: MrCrowley » Mon Sep 21, 2009 10:49 pm

Think it's time you told us :)
  • 0

User avatar
MrCrowley
Moderator
Moderator
 
Posts: 10207
Joined: Fri Jun 23, 2006 10:42 pm
Location: Auckland, New Zealand
Country: New Zealand (nz)
Reputation: 4

Unread postAuthor: inonickname » Mon Sep 21, 2009 11:22 pm

I know.

Think QDV, even though hotwired seems determined to keep it distanced from one. Think lots of muzzle energy as well.
  • 0

PimpAssasinG wrote:no im strong but you are a fat gay mother sucker that gets raped by black man for fun
User avatar
inonickname
Lieutenant General
Lieutenant General
 
Posts: 2606
Joined: Sun Dec 07, 2008 3:27 am
Reputation: 0

Unread postAuthor: Hotwired » Mon Sep 21, 2009 11:23 pm

How about a nice picture :)

Image


All the hardware is there now but it's still not past square 1. If you can tell me how it works at this point you're doing pretty well.


The launcher is just one half of the system.


My word, is that the time, 5:20am...

Need to sleep, later!
  • 0

User avatar
Hotwired
Lieutenant General
Lieutenant General
 
Posts: 2599
Joined: Fri Oct 13, 2006 5:51 am
Location: UK
Reputation: 0

Unread postAuthor: inonickname » Mon Sep 21, 2009 11:28 pm

The piece of ammo is about as long as the barrel, if that helps.
  • 0

PimpAssasinG wrote:no im strong but you are a fat gay mother sucker that gets raped by black man for fun
User avatar
inonickname
Lieutenant General
Lieutenant General
 
Posts: 2606
Joined: Sun Dec 07, 2008 3:27 am
Reputation: 0

Unread postAuthor: Hotwired » Mon Sep 21, 2009 11:34 pm

Sneak previews have their downsides :wink:
  • 0

User avatar
Hotwired
Lieutenant General
Lieutenant General
 
Posts: 2599
Joined: Fri Oct 13, 2006 5:51 am
Location: UK
Reputation: 0

Unread postAuthor: jackssmirkingrevenge » Mon Sep 21, 2009 11:58 pm

So it's some sort of coaxial arrow launcher?
  • 0

User avatar
jackssmirkingrevenge
Donating Member
Donating Member
 
Posts: 24225
Joined: Thu Mar 15, 2007 11:28 pm
Country: Holy See (Vatican City State) (va)
Reputation: 66

Unread postAuthor: Technician1002 » Tue Sep 22, 2009 12:06 am

I've been told.. :D Nice to see it come together. Nice photos.
  • 0

User avatar
Technician1002
Chief of Staff
Chief of Staff
 
Posts: 5190
Joined: Sat Apr 04, 2009 11:10 am
Reputation: 14

Unread postAuthor: MrCrowley » Tue Sep 22, 2009 1:12 am

Think it's time we get more pictures or a diagram, no point guessing it's operation, caliber, ammo, pressure and the other half of the launcher for another 2 pages...i'm curious to see the full 'launcher' :P
  • 0

User avatar
MrCrowley
Moderator
Moderator
 
Posts: 10207
Joined: Fri Jun 23, 2006 10:42 pm
Location: Auckland, New Zealand
Country: New Zealand (nz)
Reputation: 4

PreviousNext

Return to Pneumatic Cannon Database

Who is online

Registered users: Bing [Bot], Exabot [Bot], Google [Bot], MCRKilljoy, MSNbot Media, Yahoo [Bot]

Reputation System ©'