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Badass Lego Guns No Starch Press

I've revieweda few of the No Starch Press Lego books, and I have to say that Badass LEGO Guns: Building Instructions for Five Working Guns is the coolest of them all!
"Badass LEGO Guns" shows you how to build five impressive weapons entirely from LEGO Technic parts. With the help of rubber bands, some sanding, and a touch of Krazy Glue, you''ll build five complex and functional guns that shoot plastic LEGO bricks or rubber bands at high speed with surprising accuracy. The easy-to-follow building instructions include complete parts lists, assembly tips, and a discussion of general design principles.

Learn to build: Thriller, a powerful crossbow pistol with smooth cocking and chambering mechanisms Parabella, a pint-sized, rubber-band shooting marvel The Warbeast, a sophisticated, fully-automatic bullpup submachine gun Liliputt, a semi-automatic pistol with a nine-brick magazine Mini-Thriller, a folding crossbow pistol

The models range from sophisticated to simple, a…