Build a Business Card Catapult to Prepare for Office Warfare

By Jason Fitzpatrick on March 9th, 2012

If you’re in desperate need of some siege weapons to defend your cubicle kingdom, this novel little hack turns card stock into catapults.

Bryce Bell is somewhat of a papercraft master at arms, turning card stock into all manner of siege weapons. In the above video he demonstrates his “Cardapult” a card stock based catapult. He’s also built a “Trebucard”, a trebuchet like paper clip launcher:

You can buy the designs pre-cut for a few bucks here or hit up the links below to build your own.

Cardapult / Trebucard [via Laughing Squid]

Jason Fitzpatrick is a warranty-voiding DIYer who spends his days cracking opening cases and wrestling with code so you don't have to. If it can be modded, optimized, repurposed, or torn apart for fun he's interested (and probably already at the workbench taking it apart). You can follow him on if you'd like.

  • Published 03/9/12
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