P228 TAMBARINE, crank driven machine gun.
24 rounds. Rubber bands are released by the ramp of a sharkfin-like releaser.
View of the offset from above.
Handle for moving the sliding bolt to the foremost position.
Tambourine-like large ring without a crankshaft.
There is also a knob on the left side. And the inside bar is for cam system.
I made this work for entering "Tamba forest wood crafts contest in 2022".
The name TAMBARINE means "Tambourine" and also "Tamba-Rin" (it means Ring for Tamba in Japanese).
Trigger for semi-automatic shooting.
Made from mahogany, beech and birch plywood.
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<Completion Date> 2022/08
<Model Name> P228 TAMBARINE
<Category> MACHINE GUN
<Length> 700 MM
<Barrel Length> 160-300 MM
<Capacity> 24 rounds
<Ammo> #16 Rubber Band (Japan Industrial Standards)
<Action> Semi Auto & Pseudo full Auto