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Masking a Hammershot

It’s a long process masking our Nerf guns and requires a lot of patience. A rushed job results in a rushed looking finish. Even here we’re only half way through. 74 more words


The Nerf Bow and Arrow: An Evolution

Originally published on 10/12/14 at The Nerd In The Box (thenerdinthebox.com)

I’ve been a fan of Nerf ever since I was a wee lad, and I’m still quite a wee lad at heart. 518 more words


review: K'Nex K-Force Build and Blast K-10X

I would like to acknowledge that K’Nex does fall slightly outside of the scope of this website, originally devoted to examining “plastic building block systems.” For the uninitiated, K’Nex is a toy construction system that’s reminiscent of Tinkertoy (and Lego Technic, to a lesser degree). 661 more words


Starting a new project

Today seems like a glorious day to sit in the sun and start a new project. All of our projects begin with a careful disassembly process where we photograph all mechanisms to ensure they’re refitted exactly as they were. 83 more words


Nerf Firestrike

We grabbed a cheap Nerf N-Strike Elite Firestrike blaster off eBay to test a new colour style, and to be honest, I’m pretty happy with the finish. 88 more words


What's Up and What's Coming.

I’ll admit that I’ve been slacking a bit on the blog posts lately. I assure you that it is not because I have nothing to post about. 199 more words


Playing in Heat: Things To Remember

If you’re like me, you’re essentially melting during our “delightful” summer on the Atlantic coast, especially on its southern edges. Still, we want to play our games, and most of the time that means dealing with outdoor conditions. 834 more words