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A brief introduction to smoke bomb

A brief introduction to smoke bomb

Mike 12/09/2016 0
A brief introduction to smoke bomb¬A smoke bomb is a special kind of a firework that produces a jet of smoke on being ignited. Made using potassium chlorate and sodium bicarbonate, the smoke bombs have small holes through which the smoke and heat come...
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Rocket propellants

Rocket propellants

Mike 12/09/2016 0
Rocket propellants¬¬¬Chapter 1: Rocket propellants Rocket propellant #1 ('Candy Propellant') Source:¬†rec.pyrotechnics Comments:¬†This propellant is often refferred to as "candy propellant". Preparation:¬†It is best prepared by melting the potassium nitr...
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Sky lanterns: an environmentally-friendly way to enjoy fireworks

Sky lanterns: an environmentally-friendly way to enjoy fireworks

Mike 12/09/2016 0
Sky lanterns: an environmentally-friendly way to enjoy fireworks¬Almost every one of us loves fireworks. The beautiful display of light, sound, and color produced by the fireworks fills our hearts with joy and ecstasy and we lose ourselves completely ...
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Making your own Visco fuse

Making your own Visco fuse

Mike 12/09/2016 0
Making your own Visco fuse.¬Materials Needed:¬Hobby syringe (Syringe without needle)¬You may find one at your local pharmacy who sells them for the application of topical intra-oral medication. They usually cost about 25 cents, also you may be able to g...
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The many uses of Sky lanterns

The many uses of Sky lanterns

Mike 12/09/2016 0
Sky lanterns are used since ancient times. They were first invented by the Chinese and were used during the times of war as a functional tool. Troops used them for sending messages to each other and for alerting the friendly troop about any danger.¬Sk...
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Making black powder

Making black powder

Mike 12/09/2016 0
Making black powderThe practice of making black powder (often abbreviated 'BP')is often oversimplified in textbooks. Merely mixing the components, potassium nitrate, charcoal and sulfur, does not result in real black powder. The mixture this obtained...
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