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Produced by Hacksmith Entertainment © 2019
Directed by James “the Hacksmith” Hobson




  • it looks like a Tau Pulse Rifle from warhammer 40k.

    John Adrian CariagaJohn Adrian Cariaga5 ชั่วโมงที่ผ่านมา
  • 4:26 Oh My Lord

    Quarketh EltQuarketh Elt5 ชั่วโมงที่ผ่านมา
  • If only you lived in America

    tristezgamertristezgamer17 ชั่วโมงที่ผ่านมา
  • suggestion : spring loaded flights and longer gun plus slight rifling at the end

    Chroma SlipChroma Slip19 ชั่วโมงที่ผ่านมา
  • You really need to make custom projectiles for this so they don’t spin/tilt in mid air.

    Strange human beingStrange human beingวันที่ผ่านมา
  • Shouldn't you use capacitors for that?

    Nectarine ProductionNectarine Productionวันที่ผ่านมา
    • Don't need them for this design, high discharge lipos

      the Hacksmiththe Hacksmithวันที่ผ่านมา
  • why didnt you test it on the captain america shield

    EliteDarkPikachuEliteDarkPikachu2 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • It’s the Lotus from Cod Adv. Warfare.

    Dead RadianceDead Radiance2 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Bro. Pls. Remember. Vidoe pls. Lol. 😥crys. Waaaa. Plsremember

    Sheena blaire GomezSheena blaire Gomez2 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • I need one

    Jhett RedemptionJhett Redemption2 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Railgun vs caps shield

    Jeremy HoeraufJeremy Hoerauf2 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Шлак.

    DITROUDITROU3 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • "FREEDOM UNITS" LMFAOOOOOO - Literally the rest of the world and every scientifically Educated American laughs in the face of the SAE. "Yeah pour me out a hogshead worth of oil, and I swam 400 fathoms , which is roughly 5 furlong , or 6 cable . In fact if we measure that race in "Rod" it's about 250 rod.

    PaulPaul3 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Well, when the aliens invade and take out our defenses and Freeman falls, we know who to right up.

    PeekofwarPeekofwar5 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • You guys should get a backup generator.

    PeekofwarPeekofwar5 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • make one that plugs into the wall that can fire at the speed of a real 50 cal

    kritters 1kritters 15 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • You should try making a barrel for it with rifling so it can shoot more accurate

    Billings BladesBillings Blades5 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • literal Newconglomerate weapon

    Malicious MuppetMalicious Muppet5 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Next time, a trigger guard gets added to the .50 caliber coil gun

    DoctorQuackDoctorQuack6 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • next project for Hacksmith is Gun Gun

    Zakapturzony MnichZakapturzony Mnich6 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • To hacksmith have you guys considered machining the rounds so that they have self stabilizing sabot wings on them for the coilgun

    scot yarboroughscot yarborough6 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • The Coil Gun is the main weapon on the Zumwalt-Class Destroyer

    O.D.S.T BRAYDNO.D.S.T BRAYDN6 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • In mother russia the gun shoots the boat

    Dark AngelDark Angel7 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Do you have one of the Armor factory's infinity gauntlets? If so do you like it?

    Paul DysingerPaul Dysinger7 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • 19:57-19:58 at 0.25x CANT STOP THE FEELIN'

    Billy HindleyBilly Hindley7 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Maybe you could modify the design of the rail gun and make a railway rifle from fallout?

    TMA vlogsTMA vlogs7 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • That's pathetic, created this shitty coil gun? Pretty sure I can build 5x better one under ~450$ and more than half budget will be just the batteries and mosfets.

    Domino60Domino607 วันที่ผ่านมา
    • @the Hacksmith Well I can easily do it but I don't have the sponsorship as you do, if there is anyone who can sponsor me then I can prove you wrong till then I have to prove nothing, I know what I can do.

      Domino60Domino607 วันที่ผ่านมา
    • Do it

      the Hacksmiththe Hacksmith7 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Get Magazine to it and it will be best I got some other ideas but idk if you ever got to made them

    Yamato Kurusaki SSYamato Kurusaki SS7 วันที่ผ่านมา
    • Like turret from TF2 but with ammo by your choise

      Yamato Kurusaki SSYamato Kurusaki SS7 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Tachyons travel faster than the speed of light

    marvel fanmarvel fan8 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Are yall driving the coils with square waves? If so you could maybe further optimize it by PWM'ing sine waves, like how a brushless DC motor would handle it's coils!

    wecircletheskywecirclethesky8 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • 4:58 is he new?

    Trailer of the DayTrailer of the Day8 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Why do you have heiniken in Canada its dutch

    Matattack07Matattack078 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Why did james do nothing that isn't better

    Matattack07Matattack078 วันที่ผ่านมา
    • @the Hacksmith ok i thougt something was wrong with him 😅

      Matattack07Matattack078 วันที่ผ่านมา
    • James runs the business and works twice as many hours as everyone else... He can't lead every project

      the Hacksmiththe Hacksmith8 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Türkler bir beğeninde yabancılar bişey yaptım şansın 😕 !!!!!! 😂

    Diyar GündoğanDiyar Gündoğan9 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Would aluminum wire have made it lighter possibly? Or could that have interfered with the stronger magnetic field?

    Riley WelchRiley Welch9 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • You guys actually explained to me why you can't just use a single very long coil. I feel dissapointed that this isn't possible tough.

    MrPotatoMrPotato10 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Can you Please make star saber from transformers prime cartoon

    A K ShuklaA K Shukla10 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • This man flexing on all the racing seat gaming chair users

    TyrantrumGamingTyrantrumGaming10 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • How is the teensy micro utilised in this project. Seems to me like the micro can be used to time the sequence of coils firing to create accelleration of the projectile.

    Isidro MurilloIsidro Murillo11 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • I think we are in call of duty

    RecklessReckless12 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Why not use a magnetic projectile. Wouldn't that dramatically increase the efficiency?

    richie brosiusrichie brosius12 วันที่ผ่านมา
    • This magnetizes each projectile after shooting out a few times, efficiency actually goes down unless you demagnetize them

      the Hacksmiththe Hacksmith12 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Modify it so it can use an external power source and see what it can really do when powered by something stronger than the internal/built in battery

    Tyler PontiusTyler Pontius12 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • $2,088 that is a lot of money, thank you James for all that you have done for our entertainment. with you and your brilliant team I believe you can accomplish many things. Good luck on future projects!

    gavin mattoxgavin mattox13 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Now Incase the coils and flow liquid nitrogen over them, then crank the voltage up and stand back!

    Kinzie BurtonKinzie Burton14 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Weapons like this are sweet. Unfortunately they wouldn't survive in a world without electricity and functional circuit boards.

    Ex IndustriesEx Industries14 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Make iron man reactors

    S1RF3ARLESS aS1RF3ARLESS a15 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • The universal expansion is faster than light if not it will,because the universal expansion expands at a accelerating rate due to dark energy.

    18181919 2233448818181919 2233448815 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • 16:54 all that for a drop of blood

    Zach LumsdenZach Lumsden16 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • 11:27 yeah that’s about right

    Zach LumsdenZach Lumsden16 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Upgrade the Coil gun, Upgrade the coil gun, at least to 500fps, or better.

    Chris MiliternoChris Militerno17 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • careful, it might end up in the borderlands games

    ZoruaZorroarkZoruaZorroark17 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • also make tungsten ammo for the coil gun

    Dunnowhour aDunnowhour a18 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • save your weapons in case of a nuclear fallout happens

    Dunnowhour aDunnowhour a18 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • FBI open up!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    THANOS_69THANOS_6918 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Gauss Rifle

    wesleythomasmwesleythomasm19 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Speed of light isn't the maxmium speed in the universe 🙂

    ROCKSTARROCKSTAR19 วันที่ผ่านมา
    • You sir (or madame) are crossing the line to theoretical physics

      wolfpupwolfpup17 วันที่ผ่านมา
    • It's the fastest known speed, so it might as well be.

      Friendly MetroidFriendly Metroid18 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Did zgb make that thanos

    Cj DokiCj Doki20 วันที่ผ่านมา
    • No it's a punching bag

      the Hacksmiththe Hacksmith20 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • You could had made the projector more aerodynamic in order so that it may travel straight and hit the mark

    Parth PatelParth Patel20 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • I wonder if you put flutes in the projectile if that would prevent it from spinning in midair?!? Instead of fins which the barrel probably doesn't have room for!

    Kyle LingerfeltKyle Lingerfelt21 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Make a spider Web shooter

    New Videos TrakinNew Videos Trakin21 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Make iron man Republica

    Celene DiezCelene Diez21 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • waw

    Mr.TrololoMr.Trololo21 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • I think to much work that you could have done by just getting a .22 rifle and it would weigh less

    Andrew HealyAndrew Healy21 วันที่ผ่านมา
    • Cause I can't and I was just saying a 22 is better then it

      Andrew HealyAndrew Healy20 วันที่ผ่านมา
    • then why don't you make a video on making a coil gun out of a 22 rifle

      Maui RandallMaui Randall20 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • This reminds me of fallout

    butt painbutt pain21 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • I feel like he should make weapons for the army

    Ace Back21Ace Back2121 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Say hello to the HSI-XM3 EM Railgun!

    Pimp PastryPimp Pastry21 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • You should make the “Mallet of Everlasting Flame” from Assassins Creed Odyssey

    Stealth OpsStealth Ops22 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • one Day u gonna make the strongest weapon on the world

    DarudekYTDarudekYT22 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Looks like a barebones Kraber from titanfall/apex legends

    Not Paynted XYNot Paynted XY22 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Make the bullets spin to have more accuracy

    Carlo Alberto MaccioniCarlo Alberto Maccioni22 วันที่ผ่านมา