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Modified Zoom-O Catch and Fire Ball Launcher Shoots 240 rounds per minute

Ever since getting the old ball launcher I have wanted one that could shoot multiple rounds rapid fire style. The catch and fire came out recently but it was a single shooter. After some inspection I had some ideas of how to mod the gun to get a more semi-automatic action out of it.

First I took off that big catcher since I have no intention of catching anything. And as you can see it starts to look more like a paint ball gun.
modified zoom-o catch and fire ball launcher - profile (click to enlarge)

Then I opened up the case to see what’s inside. I have some pictures and video of the trigger mechanism, but for now that’s not important.

The parts I were focused on were these two little pincer holder things. They keep the ball from touching the spinning wheel until your trigger pushes a plunger into the ball.

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Nerf Buzzsaw Ball Shooter – Dissection photos

Sometimes I take things apart but don’t have much written about them.

Here is a Nerf Buzzsaw Ball Shooter. It is something I picked up after I got the Zoom-O ball launcher. I wanted to have a motorized launcher in the shape of a gun. This Buzzsaw had all I needed except a motor. Maybe someone out there will find a way to add a motor to the wheel and get it to work. Until then I’ll just post these series of photos showing the product inside and out.

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