News: BOOM! Sawdust Explosion Tested by Mythbusters

BOOM! Sawdust Explosion Tested by Mythbusters

Immensely satisfying, gigantic explosion.

Essentially, "A large container is filled with sawdust, a road flare is stuck in the top and some compressed air is released in the bottom of the sawdust container."

The process is so simple, and the result so incredible, seems too good to be true. So Mythbusters decided to put it to the test. Ben Stone's original video below, Mythbusters' version of the same concept further down.

Ben Stone's Sawdust Cannon
Mythbuster's Creamer Cannon

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Hollllllly SHIIIIII$#$%% That is SCARY!

lol the first one was cooler i must admit

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