"Mini Weapons is the Holy Grail: a beautifully illustrated guide for making all manner of miniature munitions, from slingshots and catapults to mines and bazookas, with supplies that can be found in any household, office, or classroom." Gizmodo.com"
"One must assert dominion over their desktop. Between the instructions provided in John Austin's book and access to your company's office supplies cabinet, you need tolerate no threat to the security of your cubicle." William Gurstelle, author, Absinthe & Flamethrowers and Backyard Ballistics"
"Learn how to build an arsenal of weapons from office supplies and junk-drawer items in an effort to annoy your coworkers, family and friends." Draft Magazine"
"Cubicle farms are full of enemy combatants begging to be taken out." Wired Magazine"
"These inexpensive ideas are fun for all ages and can inspire the kid in all of us." Appleton Post Crescent"
"Take your cubicle wars past the archaic stage of just spitballs and elastic bands with John Austin's book, Mini Weapons of Mass Destruction." OhGizmo.com"
"Nothing inside that will land you on the FBI watch list. (We dont think)." Urbandaddy.com"
With the advent of modern household products and office suppliesbinder clips, clothespins, rubber bands, ballpoint pens, toothpicks, paper clips, plastic utensils, and matches and barbeque lighterstroublemakers of all stripes have the components needed to build an impressive, if somewhat miniaturized, arsenal. Detailed, step-by-step instructions for each project are provided, including materials and ammo lists, clear diagrams, and construction tips. The 35 devices include catapults, slingshots, minibombs, darts, and combustion shootersbuild a tiny trebuchet from paper clips and a D-cell battery, wrap a penny in a string of paper caps to create a surprisingly impressive bomb,” and convert champagne party poppers and pen casings into a three-barreled bazooka. Finally, plans are provided for a top secret concealing book to hide your stash, as well as targetscardboard critters, big-headed aliens, and zombiesfor shooting practice. Never let your cubicle, home office, or personal space go undefended again!