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    An Hour With Adam Savage

    Bleeding Cool News - 07/23/17

    A fan asked Adam if he ever kept any of the stuff used on the Mythbusters television show. “If I build it, it's mine,” he says. His all-time favorite piece in his collection is the paper crossbow. Adam had to use Chinese newspapers as to not have any

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    How to Make a Human Crossbow

    Hackaday - 10/23/16

    Say you have a team of French engineers, a lake in the summer, a wizened old machinist, and some gigantic bungee cords. What would you build? The answer is clear, a human-launching crossbow. (Video, and making-of embedded below.).

  • New York Times New York Times

    The Art of the Fang

    New York Times - 10/31/16

    In a series of experiments published in the journal Interface Focus in April, he used a crossbow to shoot weighted arrows at a four-inch cube of ballistics gelatin — the wobbly stuff you see on television shows like “Mythbusters” or “CSI” to mimic

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    But Not Simpler

    Discover Magazine (blog) - 04/23/14

    The next step is to make a bunch of assumptions (some will be better than others), which is exactly what an endearingly nerdy student paper on the subject has done. Jonathan Cogle, Jake Cox, and Jimmy Pierce from The Centre for Interdisciplinary


"MythBusters" Paper Crossbow (TV Episode 2006) - IMDb With Jamie Hyneman, Adam Savage, Tory Belleci, Grant Imahara. Adam and Jamie unleash a deadly myth from a supermax prison, attempting to make a deadly weapon out of ...

Paper Crossbow From Paper Crossbow - MythBusters | Discovery Check out Adam's newspaper and underwear elastic "Dream Catcher". Yeah... not what we were expecting either.

Paper Crossbow MiniMyth - MythBusters | Discovery Is it possible for one prison inmate to kill another inmate across the hall using a crossbow made of newspaper? The MythBusters are on the case.

MythBusters: Paper Crossbow Adam and Jamie unleash a deadly myth from a supermax prison, attempting to make a deadly weapon out of newspaper and underwear. Grant, Kari and Tory ...

MythBusters Episode 44: Paper Crossbow - The MythBusters test if a prisoner can make a paper crossbow to kill the inmate across the hall and if vodka can be used a a cleaner, deodorant, and insecticide.