How To: Make flash paper without using acid

Flash paper is a fun little tool, mostly useful for scaring people, doing magic shows, or scaring people during magic shows. Here, learn how to make it yourself at home without using the dangerous chemicals, including acids, inherent in most processes for it's manufacture. All you need is an oven, a gas cooker, a few simple chemical ingredients, and a desire to make paper burn more quickly than it already does.

How To: Make a vinegar and baking soda bottle bomb

Many of the bottle-bomb connoisseurs among you are probably familiar with baking soda and vinegar bottle bombs. For those who haven't experienced the joys of these fire-free explosives, however, this video explains in painstaking detail how to construct them at home out of things that you should already have, namely baking soda, vinegar, a plastic bag, and a plastic bottle. Fun and, as far as homemade bombs go at least, safe.

How To: Make a bomb out of toilet cleaner

In this tutorial, we learn how to make a bomb out of toilet cleaner. You will need: The Works toilet bowl cleaner, tin foil, and an empty bottle. First, roll your tin foil into small balls, then place them inside of your plastic bottle. After this, set the bottle away from people and any objects. Once you've found your spot, open the bottle and fill the it up about 1/4 full to cover the tin foil inside. After this, the bomb will start smoking up on the inside and after a minute or two, the bo...

How To: Easily make a homemade stink bomb

Stink bombs can be some of the most disgusting things out there. They can be bought from certain stores, but making a homemade stink bomb may be a cheaper way. In this tutorial, you'll find out how to easily make a homemade stink bomb that is sure to clear any room in seconds. So sit back and enjoy! Oh and please use this video responsibly. Enjoy!

How To: Make a chemical smoke bomb at home

Do your interests include both chemistry and mischief? If you find yourself at that nexus, then using the instructions in this video to make a smoke bomb in your back yard is sure to be a fun project. The process is more elaborate than some of the other smoke bombs you can learn how to make on this site, but the results are very impressive and doing this project will improve your chemistry skills. Never worry about your opponents seeing where you've escaped to again!

How To: Make homemade napalm fire starting goo

This video tutorial shows how to make homemade napalm fire starting goo with only a couple of common ingredients. This is not the safest material to make, so be careful. You will need three things to make this fire starter: a container, styrofoam, and gasoline. Then, to light the napalm goo, use a fire steel and a knife.

How To: Make an impact flash bomb

Learn how to make an impact flash bomb! With this video tutorial, you'll be making ninja grenades in no time! Throw these grenades to the ground and make your escape in a flash of puff and smoke. To make these flash bombs, you'll need a ping pong ball, sandpaper, superglue, flash powder, tissue, matches, and scissors. Make an impact flash bomb.

How To: Make an electric igniter

In order to make an electric igniter, you will need black powder, dextrin, a twisty-tie, electrical tape, scissors, steel wool, and needle-nose pliers. This is how to make an electric ignitor like the pros do it, or the pros without proper funds, so pay attention for a cheap alternative to lighting off fireworks or rockets.

How To: Make CO2 bomb

Let us make a CO2 bomb. One will need the following: 2 sparklets, a 0.5 liter bottle half filled with water, a hammer and some nails. Hold the sparklets under your foot and punch nails in them. Then, quickly twist the cap to the bottle. Wait for the bottle to grow in terms of its size slowly and then kabooom! It acts like a time bomb depending upon the pressure and the size of the bottle. Try it for some kick-ass fun.

How To: Make dextrin with corn starch

Check out this video tutorial on how to make dextrin with corn starch. To make this dextrin, good for most fireworks or other pyrotechnic needs, you'll need corn starch, a cookie sheet, a flat metal spatula and an oven. Making dextrin just might be easier than you think, just don't burn it in the oven.

How To: Make a vinegar and baking soda bomb

See how to make a vinegar and baking soda bomb! Fill the bottle with as much vinegar as you want, then take a napkin or paper towel and pour the baking soda all over it. After you're done with that, roll the paper towel on the ends so the baking soda won't fall out, then put it inside the plastic bottle and quickly put the cap on. Now just throw it in the air and watch as it explodes all over the place. That's it... the vinegar and baking soda bomb.

News: Get Your Gun Custom Painted

If Xboxes and cars get custom paint jobs (and even the occasional... nut sack...), maybe it's time you consider giving your gun a personality, too. HardCorps Weaponry is in the business of customized paint jobs for guns, and the good news is they've dropped their prices due to the poor economy. So choose your theme, and send yours on over. Or better yet, do-it-yourself. Can't be that hard, all you need are some stenciling and painting skills. So, if you're a gun toting, second amendment-spout...

How To: Make an MRE bomb

Most homemade bomb videos feature young hoodlums from the suburbs making relatively safe smoke bombs out of common household materials. This is not one of those videos. This one features some of the world's most explosive-savvy people, United States Marines, making a bomb out of something near and dear to all of their hearts, the Meal Ready-to-Eat, or MRE. By concentrating the heating agent used in these meals in a canteen, the Marines are able to create a powerful, if somewhat delayed, explo...

How To: Make a smoke bomb with potassium nitrate and wax

In this video tutorial, viewers learn how to make a smoke bomb. The materials required for this project are: 60g of potassium nitrate, 40g of sugar, 40g of paraffin wax, fuse, scale, boiler, bowl, stove, spoon, foil and tape. Begin by mixing the potassium nitrate and sugar into a bowl. Then melt the paraffin wax in a boiler and let it cool for several minutes. Now add the KNO3 mixture into the paraffin wax, and mix it all together. Then place the mixture into the container and light it up. Th...

How To: Make granulated black powder for homemade fireworks

In this video tutorial, viewers learn how to make granulated black powder (lift powder). The materials required for this project are: black powder, alcohol, strainer, spoon, sheet of paper and gloves. Begin by adding some alcohol with the black powder. Mix the 2 materials together until it becomes a thick, gooey substance. Now place the black powder solution into the strainer and press down on the solution to squeeze it through. Use the paper to catch all the black powder solution. This video...

How To: Make a ring pull smoke grenade

Shooting Eggs Presents how to make a smoke bomb. First fill a drinking straw with match heads, secure it with tissue. Next stick on matches surrounding the straw. Remove the striker from the match box. With a paper clip make a circle that is connected to the striker. Insert a match fuse and secure it with a rubber band. A cool trick to know that only takes a few minutes to do. Can you figure out all the smoke colors?