Flingers, Slingers & Zingers (PDF)


15 vintage projects in one download

More than 10 pages of information and inspiration on how to make 15 different vintage style projectile launchers including:

  • Blow guns
  • Pea shooters and pop-guns
  • Cardboard disk and dart pistols
  • Elastic band dart and arrow throwers

As if that wasn't enough, you will also find project descriptions for the following:

  • Mechanized snow-ball launcher
  • Toy machine gun that shoots little wooden bullets
  • Small catapult made from a modified rat trap

A total of 18 black and white illustrations to help you along. Also includes a list of helpful tools, materials, and further reading. The download conveniently prints onto 8.5 by 11 inch paper. 

These projects come from multiple original sources first published in 1882, 1915, 1919 and 1925

Prior experience with woodworking tools is helpful.

PLEASE NOTE: This is a digital product in PDF format. You will not receive a printed item of any form in the mail. After purchase, you will be given a download link that will allow you to print the material for yourself.

Download format: PDF (Portable Document Format)

File size: 31 MB

Print setting size: 8.5 x 11 inches