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Offline John Chapman

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Is it possible to kill/squash a fly with compressed air?
« Reply #25 on: 05/09/2009 00:30:14 »

P.s You mean air gun as in the one shown in MessageID: 272898?


I think SC probably meant this sort of air gun. I know I did.


 
 

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« Reply #26 on: 05/09/2009 00:32:32 »
You managed to fire tadpoles out of those??
 

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« Reply #27 on: 05/09/2009 00:53:13 »
No. I said I would never do such a terrible thing. But if I had I would have unscrewed the plug at the back of the barrel and instead of inserting a lead pellet such as one of these:


 
 
I would insert a small tadpole. About one week old works best. You could then shoot your friend and it would make a realistic blood splat, as if he had been shot with a real gun. Quite a good noise too I seem to remember - I mean imagine. Better than paint balling.  ;)
 
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Is it possible to kill/squash a fly with compressed air?
« Reply #28 on: 05/09/2009 16:02:43 »
Mine was a   point177 air rifle - BSA cadet.
Every lad's dream when I was one.
 

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« Reply #29 on: 05/09/2009 21:15:17 »
Wow. You mean you dreamt of one of these.....
 
           
 
 
                                               .....when you were just one??!
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