What kind of fireworks will you be handling during your Fourth of July celebration? Firecrackers? Torpedoes? Roman candles? Homemade aerial ball shells with a potassium nitrate, charcoal, and sulfur mixture?
If you want to make flash powder or black powder for your own fireworks show, you're probably going to need some potassium nitrate, which is KNO3, or saltpeter. Potassium nitrate can be bought online, or at your local hardware store in the form of saltpeter, like Grant's Stump Remover and Spectracide's Stump Remover.
This video explains how to make a bomb at home by using some simple items. This can be done by taking some potassium and some sugar. Then mix the both in a tub. Then place 2 lighter gas cans on the mixture. There you have a home made bomb. This can be used as some fireworks in a party or in beaches to celebrate an occasion. This is just for fun purpose and most importantly it should be used in open spaces only.
The RGD-5 hand grenade is a post World War II Russian anti-personnel fragmentation grenade. It is still in service in many of Russia's former client states.
Kipkay shows you how to make a rancid, nasty, stink bomb in this video tutorial that burns hair and rubber bands. So get out those sparklers you've been dying to play with, those rubber bands, a little bit of newspaper, some matches, and of course -- hair. This is a great rank stink bomb equipped with a little surprise ending, just check out the how-to video.
This is a two-part video tutorial on how to make homemade rockets that work perfectly with KNO3 and sugar. In order to make this explosive rocket, you will need, yes... KNO3 (potassium nitrate, or saltpeter if you prefer) and sugar. You'll of course need to mix the two ingredients together, otherwise you won't have a KNO3 and sugar rocket.
Smoke comes in many flavors. This video demonstrates the construction of a smoke bomb out of a few creative household items: a soda can, a piece of paper, some body spray, and scissors. This process is unlike the ones used in most of the other smoke bomb procedure videos out there, and is definitely worth trying out if you enjoy this sort of thing.
Mentos and coke water rocket? Been there, done that and such an old trick. If you're a fan of (relatively) safe explosives but the thought of packing another Mentos into a two liter makes you groan, then this water bottle rocket will be a pleasant alternative.
This bomb is far better than any of the simple bombs on this website and all the equipment can be bought in a supermarket. So, have fun!
Sparklers are fun, but you can actually step up those mini handheld fireworks into something fit for a pyrotechnics show — as long as you're being careful and extra cautious. With the right technique and safety in mind, you can turn a few packs of sparklers into a crazy sparkler bomb that actually explodes.
Acetone peroxide is a primary high explosive. It is the product of the reaction between hydrogen peroxide and acetone and is an acid catalyst. It is notable for being a high explosive that does not contain nitrogen, but is very unstable and typically too dangerous for practical uses in an impure form. The oxidization that occurs when burning is:
If you consider yourself an advanced at-home smoke bomb maker, watch this video! It demonstrates how to make a rather larger, more elaborate smoke bomb than most of it's competitors while still utilizing mostly common household materials. You will need a goodly amount of PVC pipe and a large number of sparklers, but neither of those things should be too hard to come by, and the resulting smoke screen could obscure the escapes of dozens, if not hudnreds of ninjas!
By mixing potassium nitrate (KNO3) and sugar, you can get one hell of an amazing smoke bomb or rocket propellent. This video tutorial will show you how to make the potassium nitrate and sugar smoke bomb, just use extreme caution when making it.
They go by many names — poppers, throwdowns, snappers, or bang snaps — but we all know them when we see them. These teeny tiny "fireworks" have been around for over 60 years and are still popular today because they're super cheap and safe for people of all ages to use. Each one contains a piece of gravel with a very small amount of silver fulminate high explosive, all wrapped up in cigarette paper. The paper makes them a huge pain to clean up later, and once you throw one down, it's done.
Watch this video tutorial to see how to make napalm. Before you can make napalm, you first need a container for it, so get a nice metal container since the napalm will eat through plastic. See how to make this fun flammable substance.
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...
Watch to learn how to make a Drano bomb. For informational purposes only. Do not attempt to make a drano bomb. Make a Drano 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...
This video shows you how to make your very own, homemade, sparkler bomb/fountain for under three dollars. So, if you have a bunch of sparklers just laying around the house, why not do something useful with them, like make a bomb, but is it really a bomb? It just seems like more of a fire than a sparkler bomb, doesn't it?
This is a detailed description and demonstration on how to make a Molotov cocktail. Molotov cocktail, mockingly named after Vyacheslav Molotov, is the generic name for a variety of improvised incendiary weapons, also known as the petrol bomb, gasoline bomb, or Molotov bomb. Simple to make, they are frequently used by rioters.
With the plethora of chemicals in homes today, it's easy to make a bomb here and there. This video tutorial will show you how to make an explosive toilet bowl cleaner and foil bomb. For your supplies, gather up some toilet bowl cleaner, specifically "The Works", a water bottle, some aluminum foil and some rubber gloves. Soon enough you'll have an awesome chemical grenade.
Ammonium nitrate is a dangerous explosive found in a surprising number of household items, including cold packs and fertilizer. This video demonstrates a relatively safe application of this chemicals powers, the construction of a homemade smoke bomb. In this case, the ammonium nitrate comes from cold packs, and is first dissolved in water in a bucket and then absorbed into a newspaper, which forms the body of the bomb. The massive amount of smoke produced is very impressive relative to other ...
Here I shall show you how to make stable flash powder for all your uses in firework. It's not real flash powder, but the result is pretty good and not so sensitive like real flash powder. In my country, fireworks with flash powder inside of them are illegal, so I decided to make my own.
Here is the recipe for rocket fuel home brew: 400 gram pottasium nitrate ( KNO3 )
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.
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.
Watch this science video tutorial from Nurd Rage on how to make sodium nitrate, which can substitute for potassium nitrate for most purposes.
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.
Check out this explosive video tutorial on how to make a homemade fuse from potassium nitrate and sugar. It's fairly simple and straightforward, so you could easily make thousands of them.
See how to make an easy fountain using Potassium nitrate, sulfur, charcoal, aluminum, and meal powder, and of course, a paper tube. Be safe when making this pyrotechnic firework with a fuse.
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!
this will NOT be professional grade but is still highly flammable so be careful Step 1: Gather Your Materials
This video is a simple tutorial on how to make a smoke bomb. It shows how one can create a smoke bomb by using some very simple items. Items such as a ping pong ball and some aluminum foil. It is very easy to make a smoke bomb by following and listening to the instructions given within the video. A viewer may learn how to create a smoke bomb after he/she is done watching this informative video. After listening to the simple steps he/she will have their own smoke bomb shortly.
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.
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.
In this Weapons video tutorial you will learn how to make flash powder with a sharpener and cold pack. For this you will need aluminum nitrate, a sharpener and some sandpaper. Scrub the sharpener on the sandpaper and you will have magnesium powder. Crush the aluminum nitrate and make it powder. Now mix both the powders together on a piece of paper. The flash powder is ready. Now you got to light it up. For this take a long stick and light it at one end. Now put the flame to the powder and the...
In this video tutorial, viewers learn how to make a simple fuse that is waterproof. This task is very easy, simple and fast to do. The materials required for this project are: black powder, aluminum foil and a spoon. Begin by cutting a thin strip of aluminum foil. Then place some black powder in the aluminum foil and roll it up tightly. Now twist the aluminum foil to prevent the black powder from falling out. This video will benefit those viewers who enjoy experimenting and are interested in ...
This video tutorial will show you the gist of making a cheap penny bomb. Cheap? Of course it's cheap. It's a freakin' penny, a cent, an Abe Lincoln, 1/100 of a dollar... it's cheap.
With just a few things in your house, you can make your own homemade fuse. Just watch this video tutorial to see how to make a simple paper fuse with toilet paper or tissue paper. That's not all though, you'll need some black powder, too. You basically just roll it like a joint and BAM, you have your fuse.
While drinking beer and smoking cigarettes, these drunken rednecks build a crazy home made rocket launcher using an old gate. After more beer and cigarettes, they load it with eight thousand, five hundred bottle rockets. Then they light it, in what can only be explained as phalanx of hillbilly hellfire. This video show how the Redneck Rocket Launcher, step-by-step. Easily the most twisted how-to video ever made. But it works.