DIY Pneumatic Air Cannon Project


Making explosions for film is difficult, especially if you don’t want to spend a lot of time in post. The total cost of this specific rig was approx.: $80.

Air Cannon Schematics:

Shell Shocked (short practical test of the air cannon):

Views : 4680


Share This Post On

1 Comment

  1. Wow, that explosion or gun impact sound effect with the Union soldier was really overblown!

    Now, having gotten that off my chest, this is a pretty cool, inexpensive build that may in fact save you time in post. $80? Sign me up. Good post!

    Post a Reply

Leave a Reply