Crosslock - 1 Hand Rubber-band Powered Crossbow with arrows

by moltenplastic, published

Crosslock - 1 Hand Rubber-band Powered Crossbow with arrows by moltenplastic Sep 15, 2012
0 Share
Download All Files

Thing Apps Enabled

Order This Printed View All Apps


Liked By

View All

Give a Shout Out

If you print this Thing and display it in public proudly give attribution by printing and displaying this tag.

Print Thing Tag

Thing Statistics

26332Views 3648Downloads Found in Mechanical Toys


Mad max called and said he wanted something that might help him kill rats.




VERSION 1.2 Uploaded

Some assembly required.

This 1 print Thing will fit on a 6" x 6" bed and can be proportionally scaled to a larger bed.

I suggest that you use acetone to glue the parts together. You may need to use a spring, or perhaps some small rubber bands during construction.

Please feel free to improve upon the design.

WARNING! Do not point at things that you do not want to damage or injure. This Thing is purely for entertainment purposes.


More from Mechanical Toys

view more

All Apps

Auto-magically prepare your 3D models for 3D printing. A cloud based 3D models Preparing and Healing solution for 3D Printing, MakePrintable provides features for model repairing, wall thickness...

App Info Launch App

Kiri:Moto is an integrated cloud-based slicer and tool-path generator for 3D Printing, CAM / CNC and Laser cutting. *** 3D printing mode provides model slicing and GCode output using built-in...

App Info Launch App
KiriMoto Thing App

With 3D Slash, you can edit 3d models like a stonecutter. A unique interface: as fun as a building game! The perfect tool for non-designers and children to create in 3D.

App Info Launch App

Print through a distributed network of 3D printing enthusiasts from across the US, at a fraction of the cost of the competitors. We want to change the world for the better through technology, an...

App Info Launch App

Quickly Scale, Mirror or Cut your 3D Models

App Info Launch App

3D Print a wide range of designs with Treatstock. Easy to use tools to get the perfect result. The global 3D printing network that connects you with high-quality and fast working print services nea...

App Info Launch App

is it possible to have individual stl so we could scale or even use other materials of different parts ?

How do you assambly it? Didnt print it yet due i didnt order my printer yet, but i am curious.

I've printed two of these so far, I've put a video of one of them up on my Roboplastics Youtube Channel.

FYI, looks like all of the parts aren't set on the same level. You have to print at 0.35 layer height for it all to rest on the build platform on the first pass. Anything smaller will print the arrows first on the first layer, then the rest of parts on the 2nd layer. Sadly, I don't know how to split STL's so that i could correct this.

Printing now, look forward to trying this out!

Any chance of posting a DXF file equivalent of the outlines of the design for us poor laser cutter folks to play with?  thx

I'll see what I can do for you.  I'm currently waist deep in building a new printrbot plus and its kicking my arse.

I just love revisions with no instructions!!

Assembly instructions, or a completed picture to use for reference?

I'm not done printing mine yet, but it will be complete soon.

Once I finalize the piece, I will update the Thing with assembly instructions and the BOM for screws, bolts, springs, and rubber bands.