Don't bring a slingshot to a paintball fight

Slingshot Channel proves that slingshots would outperform paintballs, making them illegal

In this week's Slingshot Channel video, Joerg Sprave shows that using a slingshot to fire paintballs would be illegal, both in Germany (where he films) and in the USA, mainly because the power of the slingshot is higher than the legal limits.

Not only will those paintballs sting when they hit you, they'd leave a nasty stain.

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