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DIY: Turn snacking into a sport with this cheese-ball machine gun

July 14, 2016

All you need is a leaf blower and some PVC piping and you too can make your own cheese-ball machine gun.

Are you looking for a good reason to get out and exercise, but you can't seem to put down the snack foods? Combine the two with this week's DIY project. All you need is a leaf blower and some PVC piping, and you, too, can make your own cheese-ball machine gun.

According to Popular Mechanics: "It's as simple as that—just get yourself a barrel full of cheeseballs, grab some PVC piping, and hunt down a leaf-blower. While the components may be useless on their own, together they can provide a revolutionary middle ground to water gun and paintball gun wars. Or go with the more peaceful alternative: Just have a friend plant themselves a reasonable distance away from you and start firing."

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Alexis Gajewski | Senior Content Strategist

Alexis Gajewski has over 15 years of experience in the maintenance, reliability, operations, and manufacturing space. She joined Plant Services in 2008 and works to bring readers the news, insight, and information they need to make the right decisions for their plants. Alexis also authors “The Lighter Side of Manufacturing,” a blog that highlights the fun and innovative advances in the industrial sector. 

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