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The Steampunk Adventurer's Guide: Contraptions, Creations, and Curiosities Anyone Can Make by Thomas Willeford

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Chapter 10Rivet Gun (Modded Nerf Blaster)Wherein our heroes get stranded

HEC and Isaac had to time it just right. They maneuvered the cargo ship well above the cruiser on a course to pass over it, giving them just enough time to rush from the flight deck down to the cargo bay and out the large cargo door at the back of the ship. HEC would never fit through the lower hatch with the wings mounted on him.

Isaac pulled down his goggles and yelled over the rushing wind, “Jump now!” then closed his eyes until he felt the solid thump of them landing on top of the cruiser. He noticed the rope was still tied to the safety bolt. This was a good sign. Perhaps ...

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