X

This website uses cookies.

This website uses cookies to improve user experience. By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Cookie Policy.

I agree
Learn More
Visit the New Technabob Shop!Get Technabob Daily: Join our Mailing List! | Follow Us: Facebook | Twitter
Awesomer Media Sites: THE AWESOMER | MIGHTYMEGA | 95OCTANE
subscribe to our rss feedsubscribe via e-mailfollow technabob on twittertechnabob facebook fan pageGoogle+follow us in feedly
Follow Us:

Flamethrower Pistol Shoots Flames, Not Bullets

by Paul Strauss

Despite what I’ve learned from video games, I actually think I like my chances of running away from a flamethrower-wielding villain versus one armed with a loaded gun. But that didn’t stop one hacker from building a flamethrower that looks like a pistol.

flamethrower_pistol

Made by Instructables contributor PDRWLSN, this flamethrower pistol looks like it could still do some pretty major damage, especially if you’re within a couple of feet of its flame-shooting barrel. He made it using various bits of copper tubing, plywood, some laser-cut acrylic parts, butane, and the pulse-ignitor from his gas grill to start the fire burning.

And while readers over on Make: have been quick to point out the dangers of spraying burning hydrocarbon into the atmosphere, you shouldn’t be playing with such a device if you’re not a little bit of a risk-taker.

YouTube Preview Image

I love how he uses it to melt snow off his barbecue grill. I could use one of these this winter for sure. I’m betting that we’ll have another blizzard or two this winter here in Chicago. And if not, I could still use one to hold back the impending zombie invasion.

[Instructables via Make:]




Comments are closed for posts older than 90 days.

Recent Posts

Duck Hunt Zapped to Virtual Reality: Where\

Duck Hunt Zapped to Virtual Reality: Where's Your Screen Cheat Now?

Deal: Save 51% on the MOS Cable Organizer

Deal: Save 51% on the MOS Cable Organizer

The Banana Stereo Record Player is Bananas

The Banana Stereo Record Player is Bananas

The Full-auto Coke Bottle Gatling Gun

The Full-auto Coke Bottle Gatling Gun

Sled Legs Turn Your Legs into Sleds

Sled Legs Turn Your Legs into Sleds

More from Awesomer Media...

The Awesomer Logo MightyMega Logo 95octane Logo
Win Prizes in the Technabob Shop
discussion by