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    New project - four shot crossbow revolver

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    Post by JoergS Sat Oct 29, 2011 2:13 am

    One of the advantages of rubber powered crossbows is that they are very narrow.

    I had a lot of success with my 8 shot gatling slingshot, which fires 20 mm steel balls.

    Now I am thinking about a much more compact four shot crossbow, firing full size arrows. Pulling the oversized trigger would rotate the "drum" and launch the topmost arrow.

    What do you think about that concept?
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    Post by jeep Sat Oct 29, 2011 3:33 am

    Very interesting indeed . What kind of rubber are you going to use for this to go over the very long draw length needed usually by sling shot rubber?
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    Post by Warhammer1 Sun Oct 30, 2011 8:26 pm

    heres something thats a LARP or something. kinda neat.
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0cSfdepNqcg

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