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post #1 of 29 Old 02-07-2010, 08:39 PM Thread Starter
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how many have tater gun/launchers

just built one and was wondering how many other people on here had one.

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years ago I had a totally sweet air powered one. That thing would shoot a sparkplug through a picket fence at 30' paces. Insane. I would charge it to 120psi (or as high as compressor went)

I had another that shot raquetballs so far up that I would lose them and not recover them and it made one HELL of a pop when it launched.

Yep, lots of fun.


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hehe.

Is that propane powered? I had one when I was in high school, a good shot of ether or hairspray would send a tater farther and faster than it should have gone. FUN!! They are dangerous though, be carefull

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ya i know im gonna take it easy on it right away, and later on see if i can renforce the chamber so if something does go wrong, things will be sent away from me not at me

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We got one here at the house but haven't shot it in years. Need to build a new one cause it would probably explode if we shot it

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I had one but it broke. Need to make me a new one. Do you have any pics of the ignition?

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If you look them up, there is an exact science to Expansion Chamber Size - Barrel Length.
And they tell you how are you can launch things with certain size guns.

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hahha I had one that was a 5" chamber with a 5' barrel that shot flames like no other. Just used plan old generic hairspray nothing else was fun ...

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The last one my dad built out of pvc blew up because he ran out of Aquanet and thought oxy-acetylene from a torch might work.

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The last one my dad built out of pvc blew up because he ran out of Aquanet and thought oxy-acetylene from a torch might work.

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