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spudgunner survey (help me out, guys!)

A place to ask general spud cannon related questions.
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Unread postAuthor: Moonbogg » Sat Nov 05, 2011 7:59 pm

velocity3x wrote:
codongolev wrote:
anyone can design a potato cannon that's really nice but really expensive

"Really nice" and "really expensive" are a subjective things. Because you also qualify as "anyone"......show me.

I agree here. I understand from a design standpoint what you might be saying. One of the greatest challenges in designing something is making is practical and cost effective, if those things are important. But I agree with Velocity. No, not anyone can design a really nice cannon, period. Not anyone can manage to assemble a really nice cannon out of off the shelf parts either, let alone design a custom one and actually have it work, or be able to communicate your intentions to a shop floor.
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Unread postAuthor: evanmcorleytv » Sat Nov 05, 2011 11:24 pm

I took your survey, I hope I helped, I have a couple of designs I could give you, if you'd like..
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Unread postAuthor: jackssmirkingrevenge » Sat Nov 05, 2011 11:29 pm

codongolev wrote:pneumaticcannons.... that was... wow.

That was mmm... this is wow ;)

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hectmarr wrote:You have to make many weapons, because this field is long and short life
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Unread postAuthor: Brian the brain » Sun Nov 06, 2011 2:03 pm

I took the survey and found it a bit...silly.
I have made about 40 different designs so none of the questions can be answered clearly by me.
You also seem to think a spudgun needs fuel....???

And you don't need money to make a decent cannon or launcher.

Cost: 10 euro for the brass roundbar needed for the valve.
The rest is scrap.
It's not finished by far but I intend to only use free materials.
It uses AIR as it's one and only powersource and with it's onboard pump and multishot capacity it's just a matter of running out of ammo or sandwiches...

Better yet:

Made entirely out of old parts, gifts, scrap I found or scavenged.Total cost: ZERO!
Oops...also a multishot.

The survey is kinda insulting my intelligence...
Asif multishot capacity is something you need a lot of money for...

You need to read up on this site ....
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Gun Freak wrote:
Oh my friggin god stop being so awesome, that thing is pure kick ass. Most innovative and creative pneumatic that the files have ever come by!

Can't ask for a better compliment!!
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Unread postAuthor: e_smith2000 » Sun Nov 06, 2011 3:52 pm

If your just looking for potato cannon designs.. i made a full automatic air gun based off a larger potato cannon design.

http://www.spudfiles.com/forums/viewtop ... bda9ab97f5


And i am planing on making the same thing - only larger and still full auto.
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Unread postAuthor: Lockednloaded » Sun Nov 06, 2011 7:25 pm

I took the survey, and to be honest, I don't think the questions or answers really applied to most everyone here. It seemed to have the vibe that it was Planning to sell me something.
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