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Simple Catapult Project

Picture to come....

 

Material

Part ID Size How many needed Material Type Name Part Photo
A 6 feet x 6 x 2 2 Strong Wood Side Base  
B 43 x 6 x 2 2 Strong Wood Front Arm  
C 43 x 6 x 2 2 Strong Wood Back Arm  
D 36 x 6 x 2 2 Strong Wood Center Arm  
E 65" x 6" x 1" 1 Strong Wood Catapult Arm  
F   1 TBD later Catapult Object Holder  
G   1   Front Bungee attach - Closed Hook  
H   1   Catapult Bungee attach - Closed Hook  
I 1/2 inch 3 Metal Round Rods  
J   6 Metal Rods Locks  
K   2 Metal "Check Name"  
L 28" x 4" x 2" 2 Strong Wood Front and back base  
M 40" extensible to 100" 2 Elastic Bungee Cord  
N   1   Shock Aborsbing Material  
O   2 Metal Simpson Strong-Tie plates  
P   6 Metal Simpson Strong-Tie plates  

Download Plans Click here to download the plans in PDF format
Drawing Maps


Building Steps To come
Safety precautions  
Risks and What could go wrong  
Possible improvements  
Lessons learned after trying it  
What game can you do with it  
Check List before shooting  
What type of items to throw  
Additionnal Resounces
Catapult Throwing Simulator (Internet Explorer Compatible) http://www.sigmazone.com/SL/Catapult/ WikiPedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Catapult