Create Cannons, Slingshots, Bazookas and More!
Making things that shoot is hands down one of the greatest American pastimes. Ready the Cannons! has step-by-step instructions, photos and diagrams for 11 fun projects ranging in skill level from rubber band shooters, super powered water guns and potato cannons to replicating a Civil War-era cannon. Engineer and author William Gurstelle walks you through how to safely construct every single shooter in your home shop or garage using easy to find materials. He also delves into the history, usage and physics of the artillery you’re creating, making this an exciting and well-rounded read.