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Disc

Metal Strap

10. Attach strap to stock with wood screws.

11. Place screw on each side of stock about 4 in. (10 cm) in front of metal strap. Pass elastic bands through notch in metal strap and attach to screw on each side of stock.

HOW TO USE:

A. When Toy Caps Arc Available:

1. Cut off match heads from 3 books of matches with knife. Pour mutch heads into pipe.

2. Fold one end of 1 in. x 12 in. rag 3 times so that it becomes a one inch square of 3 thicknesses. Place rag into pipe to cover match heads, folded end first. Tamp firmly WITH CAUTION

Match Heads

End Cap

Folded Rag

Metal Pipe

End Cap

Folded Rag

Metal Pipe

3. Place metal object into pipe. Place 1 in. x 3 in. rag into pipe to cover projectile. Tamp firmly WITH CAUTION.

Tape

4. Place 2 toy caps over small hole in end cap. Be sure metal strap will hit caps when it is released.

NOTE: It may be necessary to tape toy caps to end cap.

Toy Caps

End Cap

Toy Caps

End Cap

5. When ready to fire, pull metal strap back and release.

B. When "Strike-Anywhere" Matches Are Available 1. Follow steps 1 through 3 in A.

2. Carefully cut off tips of heads of 2 "strike-anywhere" matches with knife.

Head

Wooden Match Stick

3. Place one tip in hole in end cap. Push in with wooden end of match stick.

Improvised Boobytraps

4. Place second match tip on a piece of tape. Place tape so match tip is directly over hole in end cap.

End Cap

5. When ready to fire, pull metal strap back and release.

C. When Safety Fuse Is Available: (Recommended for Booby Traps)

1. Remove end cap from pipe. Knot one end of safety fuse. Thread safety fuse through hole in end cap so that knot is on inside of end cap.

Matches

2. Follow steps 1 through 3 in A.

3. Tie several matches to safety fuse near outside of end cap.

NOTE: Bare end of safety fuse should be inside match head cluster.

Matches

Safety Fuse

Match Cover

4. Wrap match covers around matches and tie. Striker should be in contact with match bands.

5. Replace end cap on pipe.

6. When ready to fire, pull match cover off with strong, firm, quick motion.

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