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Blue burlap sling complete...

Discussion in 'Slingshot Building' started by remnar, Dec 19, 2020.

By remnar on Dec 19, 2020 at 4:42 PM
  1. remnar

    remnar Active Member

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    In my last post, I had completed making the burlap micarta and needed some more epoxy to make the core. Since epoxy is an "essential" item I decided to mask up and head to the craft store. In the first photo you can see all the pieces routed to my mini-mule pattern. (the lighting here is terrible}

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    Next I glued them together with some epoxy.

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    Cleaned up and ready for pins.

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    Edges all routed.

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    Some final touches include a matching bag and bead.

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    I think the mess was worth it...:)
     
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Discussion in 'Slingshot Building' started by remnar, Dec 19, 2020.

    1. thehappyhippy

      thehappyhippy Veteran Member Staff Member Moderator Supporting Member Admin

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      Well worth it A+ I definitely enjoyed the build along
       
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    2. bottlecap

      bottlecap Active Member

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      Really nice job and follow through. Love this thing.
      Thanks for the sequence shots!
       
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    3. StringSlap

      StringSlap Veteran Member

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      Wow! That is super nice!
       
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    4. Cruiser

      Cruiser Veteran Member

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      Definitely a Hell Yes there and a matching carry bag. Well done Maestro!
       
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    5. SLING-N-SHOT

      SLING-N-SHOT Veteran Member

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      Heck yeah, that turned out sweet !


      Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
       
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    6. Bishop

      Bishop Active Member

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      I would change the name to ox instead of mule and call it babe.

      Oh have you ever been to the mojave forrest oh I forgotten the call it the mojave desert now they Paul and babe got done working.
       
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    7. Clint

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      Very nice compleat from scratch I love it
       
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    8. Flipgun

      Flipgun Veteran Member

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      A fine piece of work. :tu::tu:
       
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    9. Big Ron

      Big Ron Veteran Member Staff Member Moderator

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      that is absolutely sweet and going to be so much fun to shoot;)
       
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    10. remnar

      remnar Active Member

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      Thanks for all the kind words everyone! I would like to put some white bands and possibly a white pouch on it. Does anyone know where I could find white latex for bands or a white band set? It doesn't need to be the top of the line in performance but if it was, then that would be ok too. :)
       
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    11. Bishop

      Bishop Active Member

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      I have some gzk white bands
       
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    12. Bimbo

      Bimbo Active Member

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      That is an awesome looking sling!!! I've never liked burlap micarta, but that is something else!!!
      On GZK shop you can get white GZK amd BSB bands
       
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    13. nor’easter

      nor’easter New Member

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      Great. Now I need to learn making burlap micarta. Lol
       
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