Darbysboy1 constructed his trebuchet using K’NEX pieces with 81 rods, 52 connectors and eschews counter weights in favor of rubber band tension. Unfortunately, this is the last surviving picture of his original as he tried using more rubber bands to increase the throw distance, which wound up destroying the trebuchet outright. Best to stick to counter weights. (Link)
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