Skylighter Over 1,000 Products for Making Fireworks & Pyrotechnics
1-800-372-7056
Your Cart | Login
Customer Service
Order Status
Age Check
 Home | Blog | Get Free Fireworks Projects
Search

Fireworks Tips Newsletters


Fireworks Newsletter

Skylighter periodically sends free Fireworks Tips newsletters by email to anyone interested in the art and craft of making fireworks or using fireworks. Each newsletter contains articles on various pyrotechnic topics, as well as discounted fireworks chemicals, supplies for making fireworks, special effects, fireworks books, fireworks videos, new pyrotechnic products, and upcoming fireworks and pyrotechnic events. Just click on "Free Newsletter" above to receive them. We do not snail-mail these newsletters, so you must subscribe to receive them by email. This page contains most of the articles from our previous newsletters. You can click on the date to view them. You may reuse them as long as you acknowledge Skylighter.com as the source. Check out our complete list of homemade fireworks projects.

Title Contents
In this issue: Skylighter Fireworks Tips #126:
March 2, 2009 
In this issue: Skylighter Fireworks Tips #125:
February 5, 2009 
In this issue:   Skylighter Fireworks Tips #124:
January 29, 2009 
In this issue:   Skylighter Fireworks Tips #123:
January 14, 2009 
In this issue:   Skylighter Fireworks Tips #122:
December 15, 2008 
In this issue:   Skylighter Fireworks Tips #121:
November 27, 2008 
In this issue:
  • Quick and Easy Strobe Pots
  • Save 25% on Skylighter's Strobe Pot Kit
  • 20% off everything at Skylighter: Ends 11/27/08
  • Visit Skylighter's Project Plans
  •  
Skylighter Fireworks Tips #120:
November 20, 2008 
In this issue: Skylighter Fireworks Tips #119:
November 13, 2008 
In this issue: Skylighter Fireworks Tips #118:
November 6, 2008 
In this issue: Skylighter Fireworks Tips #117:
October 31, 2008 
In this issue: Skylighter Fireworks Tips #116:
October 24, 2008 
In this issue:  Skylighter Fireworks Tips #115:
October 8, 2008 
In this issue:  Skylighter Fireworks Tips #114:
October 2, 2008 
In this issue:  Skylighter Fireworks Tips #113:
September 24, 2008 
In this issue:  Skylighter Fireworks Tips #112:
September 10, 2008 
In this issue:  Skylighter Fireworks Tips #111:
August 22, 2008 
In this issue:  Skylighter Fireworks Tips #110:
August 14, 2008 
In this issue:   Skylighter Fireworks Tips #109:
August 8, 2008 
In this issue:   Skylighter Fireworks Tips #108:
July 17, 2008 
In this issue:   Skylighter Fireworks Tips #107:
July 11, 2008 
In this issue:
  • The Day of the Show
  • Buy 2 Sky Lanterns, Get 1 Free: Ends July 8, 2008
  • Visit Skylighter's Project Plans
 
Skylighter Fireworks Tips #106:
July 2, 2008 
In this issue:   Skylighter Fireworks Tips #105:
June 30, 2008 
In this issue:   Skylighter Fireworks Tips #104:
June 26, 2008 
In this issue:   Skylighter Fireworks Tips #103:
June 12, 2008 
In this issue:   Skylighter Fireworks Tips #102:
June 6, 2008 
In this issue:   Skylighter Fireworks Tips #101:
May 17, 2008 
In this issue:   Skylighter Fireworks Tips #100:
May 14, 2008 
In this issue:   Skylighter Fireworks Tips #99:
May 8, 2008 
In this issue:   Skylighter Fireworks Tips #98:
April 30, 2008 
In this issue:   Skylighter Fireworks Tips #97:
April 23, 2008 
In this issue:   Skylighter Fireworks Tips #96:
April 14, 2008 
In this issue:   Skylighter Fireworks Tips #95:
April 7, 2008 
In this issue:   Skylighter Fireworks Tips #94:
March 30, 2008 
In this issue:   Skylighter Fireworks Tips #93:
March 24, 2008 
In this issue:   Skylighter Fireworks Tips #92:
March 17, 2008 
In this issue:   Skylighter Fireworks Tips #91:
March 10, 2008 
In this issue:   Skylighter Fireworks Tips #90:
February 25, 2008 
In this issue:   Skylighter Fireworks Tips #89:
February 15, 2008 
In this issue:   Skylighter Fireworks Tips #88:
February 1, 2008 
In this issue:   Skylighter Fireworks Tips #87:
November 20, 2007 
In this issue:   Skylighter Fireworks Tips #86:
October 11, 2007 
In this issue:  Skylighter Fireworks Tips #85:
September 26, 2007 
In this issue:  Skylighter Fireworks Tips #84:
September 5, 2007 
In this issue:  Skylighter Fireworks Tips #83:
August 24, 2007 
In this issue:  Skylighter Fireworks Tips #82:
August 11, 2007 
In this issue:  Skylighter Fireworks Tips #81:
June 4, 2007 
In this issue:   Skylighter Fireworks Tips #80:
May 25, 2007 
In this issue:
  • The Flying Fish Fuse Sparkler
  • Free Fuse or Potassium Nitrate Until January 31, 2007
  • "Confessions of a Fireworks Man" – Skylighter’s New Blog
 
Skylighter Fireworks Tips #79:
January 25, 2007 
In this issue:
  • Make a Flying Fish Mine
  • 33% Off Sale on Everything at Skylighter - Ends Thursday, 12/14/2006
  • Visit Our Newsletter Archive
 
Skylighter Fireworks Tips #77:
December 8, 2006 
In this issue:   Skylighter Fireworks Tips #76:
June 28, 2006 
In this issue:
  • Old Items Back in Stock:
  • * Fast Yellow Visco
  • * Quickmatch
  • * Cheap Framed Screens
  • New Products:
  • * Super Fast Paper Fuse – 3 seconds per meter
  • * New Crackling Flying Fish Fuses: Green, Lemon, Orange, Red
  • * New Falling Leaves Fuses: White Strobe, Purple, Orange, Lemon, Blue
  • Faster & Easier Homemade Fireworks Igniters (Electric Matches):
  • * Ematch Heads With Wires Presoldered On
  • * Ematch Dip Kit
  • Oxidizer Shortages Are Here to Stay
  • Visit Our Newsletter Archive
 
Skylighter Fireworks Tips #75:
June 14, 2006 
In this issue:   Fireworks Tips #74:
May 18, 2006 
In this issue:   Fireworks Tips #73:
February 20, 2006 
In this issue:
  • NASA Orbits Fluffy Stuff
  • Free Shipping Until February 13, 2006
  • Vote YES for Indiana Fireworks
  • Visit Our Newsletter Archive
 
Fireworks Tips #72:
February 8, 2006 
In this issue:
  • Green and Red Tailed Rockets
  • New Products:
  • * Misch Metal Spark Rods
  • * Guanidine Nitrate
  • Free Shipping Until January 21, 2006
  • Visit Our Newsletter Archive
 
Fireworks Tips #71:
January 18, 2006 
In this issue:   Fireworks Tips #70:
December 21, 2005 
In this issue:
  • Copper Powder for Blue and Green Stars
  • Free Copper Powder: Ends 12/20/2005
  • Order Christmas and New Year's Fireworks Now
  • New Products:
  • * Copper Benzoate
  • * Lithium Chloride for Fireplace Colors
  • Christmas Gift Certificates
  • Visit Our Newsletter Archive
 
Fireworks Tips #69:
December 8, 2005 
In this issue:   Fireworks Tips #68:
December 2, 2005 
  • Free Shipping Until October 29, 2005
  • Other Free Offers
  • * Red Gum: Ends October 26, 2005
  • * Bright Aluminum: Ends October 27, 2005
  • * Barium Nitrate: Ends October 30, 2005
  • How to Make a Fireworks Waterfall
  • Visit Our Newsletter Archive
 
Fireworks Tips #67:
October 20, 2005 
  Fireworks Tips #66:
June 13, 2005 
  Fireworks Tips #65:
May 24, 2005 
  Fireworks Tips #64:
March 8, 2005 
  Fireworks Tips #62: December 10, 2004 
  • Price Increase Coming
  • Wanted: Coarse Magnesium Powder/Chips or Whatever
  • Vote On Skylighter's New Logo
  • 50% off Miscellaneous Chemicals: Ends November 30
  • Florida Club Fall Shoot Pictures
 
Fireworks Tips #61: November 17, 2004 
  • Tips and Tidbits:
  • *Taping Shells to Improve the Break
  • *Cross Match Alternatives
  • *Homemade Quickmatch
  • *Bright White Strobe Pots
  • *Thrush Lights
  • Funny Money Discontinued
  • Fireworks Article Contest: Ends September 30, 2004
  • Chlorate-Sulfur Dangers
  • New Stuff:
  • *Hexachlorobenzene
  • *New Rocket Book
  • *Fireworks Making DVD's
  • *Falling Leaves Fuse
  • *Pre-Coated Steel Powder
  • *Wholesale Fireworks
  • *5000-Foot Rolls of Visco
  • *Musical Birthday Candle
  • *Waterproof Quickmatch
  • *36 inch Gold Sparklers
  • *Round Framed Screens
  • *Star Plates
  • *Star Pumps
  • *Crossette Pumps
  • Free Sparklers: Ends August 17, 2004
  • Free Potassium Nitrate: Ends August 16, 2004
  • Free Desiccant: Ends August 30, 2004
  • Change Your Account Data Online
  • Get Your Orders Faster, Cheaper
  • Miscellaneous Chemicals
 
Fireworks Tips #60: August 13, 2004 
  Fireworks Tips #59: June 28, 2004 
  Fireworks Tips #58: June 25, 2004 
  • Free Deliveries to Kellner’s Demo Nights: April 15-17, 2004
  • New Chinese Firecracker Factory Video
  • How to Make Visco Fuse Rockets
  • Free Green Flying Fish Fuse: Ends April 30, 2004
  • Online Age Verification
  • Change Your Account Data Online
  • Get Your Order Faster/Cheaper
  • Miscellaneous Chemicals
 
Fireworks Tips #57: April 7, 2004 
  Fireworks Tips #56: April 1, 2004 
  • New Year’s Eve Fireworks Party Pack--Save 20%--But Order Right Away!
  • New Purple and Green Colored Smoke Mixes
  • New Mixed Firefly Aluminum
  • New Bomb Gag
  • New Iron Powders, -300 and -325 mesh
  • New Crackling Flying Fish Fuse
  • New Yellow Flying Fish Fuse
  • What is “Firefly?” More on the firefly effect and its problems
  • A 1.3G Black Snake!
  • Thank-You Coupon, Save Up to $75 (until January 15th)
  • Check Order Status Online
  • Miscellaneous Chemicals
 
Fireworks Tips #55: December 22, 2003 
  • Ghost Mines, Redux
  • Get a Free Subscription to American Fireworks News
  • Fine Print for Free AFN Subscription Deal
  • Free Potassium Nitrate: Ends December 1, 2003
  • Miscellaneous Chemicals
 
Fireworks Tips #54: November 26, 2003 
  Fireworks Tips #53: October 24, 2003 
  Fireworks Tips #52: July 29, 2003 
  Fireworks Tips #51: May 1, 2003 
  Fireworks Tips #50: April 19, 2003 
  Fireworks Tips #49: March 24, 2003 
  Fireworks Tips #48: February 13, 2003 
  Fireworks Tips #47: February 7, 2003 
  Fireworks Tips #46: January 24, 2003 
  Duel at the Toxic Corral 
  • Bonus Freebie for $200 Orders by December 28, 2002
  • How to Make Whistle Rocket Fuel in Under 8 Hours
  • New Products:
  • * Novelty Fireworks & Sparklers
  • * Electric Firing Systems
  • * New Kosanke 5 Book
  • * New International Fireworks Display Videos
  • Free Potassium Perchlorate: Offer Ends December 31, 2002
  • Reminder: Free Potassium Nitrate Offer Ends December 31, 2002
 
Fireworks Tips #45: December 26, 2002 
  Fireworks Tips #44: November 26, 2002 
  Fireworks Tips #43: November 14, 2002 
  Fireworks Tips #42: November 6, 2002 
  Fireworks Tips #41: October 11, 2002 
  Fireworks Tips #40: September 28, 2002 
  Fireworks Tips #39: September 13, 2002 
  • Free Shipping: Deadline July 31, 2002
  • Skylighter Will Be Delivering to PGI, but Not Vending
 
Fireworks Tips #38: July 16, 2002 
  Fireworks Tips #37: June 21, 2002 
  • Two for One Sale Extended to March 26, 2002
  • New 1 Pound Black Powder Rocket Tools
  • Last Call for Free Deliveries to Kellner's
  • 1/3 Off Magnesium & Magnesium-Aluminum
 
Fireworks Tips #36: March 21, 2002 
  • Two For One Sale: Offer Ends 03/19/2002
  • Free Deliveries to Kellner’s: 4/5-6/2002
  • Free Pyro Articles for Your Website
 
Fireworks Tips #35: March 13, 2002 
  • Free Potassium Nitrate: Offer Ends 03/12/2002
  • 1/3 off Magnesium, Magnesium-Aluminum
  • Free Deliveries to Kellner’s: 4/5-6/2002
  • BP Book Being Discontinued
  • Free Pyro Articles for Your Website
  • New: Concussion Mortar
  • New: Composite Rocket Book
  • Miscellaneous Chemicals
 
Fireworks Tips #34, March 8, 2002 
  Fireworks Tips #33: February 27, 2002 
  • Free Shipping Anywhere in the US: Ends 02/17/2002
  • Firefly Recipe
  • Red, Green, Blue, and Purple Rockets
  • New: Bismuth Subcarbonate; Dessicant Bags
  • New: Fountain Tools
  • New: Whistle & Strobe Rocket Tools
  • New: Finger Flame Projector
  • New: Binary Mix Flash Powders
  • New: Binary Mix Concussion Powder
  • New: Electric Flash Pot
  • New: Nichrome Ignitor
  • New Miscellaneous Chemicals
 
Fireworks Tips #32: February 14, 2002 
  Fireworks Tips #31: February 5, 2002 
  Fireworks Tips #30: January 27, 2002 
  Fireworks Tips #29: January 16, 2002 
  Fireworks Tips #28: January 10, 2002 
  • Cosmic Blaster
  • Flint Flasher
  • Sparkle Powder
  • Multi-Color, Flame-Resistant Confetti
  • Flash String and Cords
  • Dragon’s Breath (Lycopodium Powder)
  • Special Effects Book
  • Fog Machine - $99.95 – Save $22.95 Until December 31, 2001
  • Potassium Nitrate—An Antidote for Viagra
  • Son of Potassium Nitrate Freebie: 20 lbs. of Viagra Antidote
 
Fireworks Tips #27, December 14, 2001 
  • Flame Shooter
  • Flash Paper
  • Flash Cotton
  • Flame Shooter Kit
  • Greased Lightnin' Visco
  • This Week Only: Edible Potassium Nitrate
  • Free: 20 lbs. of Edible Potassium Nitrate
 
Fireworks Tips #26: December 7, 2001 
  Fireworks Tips #25: November 21, 2001 
  Fireworks Tips #24: November 13, 2001 
  Fireworks Tips #23: November 7, 2001 
  Fireworks Tips #20, October 28, 2001 
  • Free Shipping Through August 14, 2001
  • New Book: The Best of American Pyrotechnist
  • The Blues, Part 3
 
Fireworks Tips #18: August 2, 2001 
  Fireworks Tips #17: July 14, 2001 
  Fireworks Tips #16: June 20, 2001 
  Weekly Fireworks Tips, May 12, 2001 
  Weekly Fireworks Tips, May 4, 2001 
  Weekly Fireworks Tips, April 30, 2001 
  Weekly Fireworks Tips, April 27, 2001 
  Fireworks Tips #15, April 10, 2001 
  Fireworks Tips #14: February 3, 2001 
  Fireworks Tips #13: July 4, 2000 
  Fireworks Tips #12: January 19, 2000 
  Fireworks Tips #11: October 28, 1999 
  Fireworks Tips #10: June 14, 1999 
  How to Make Stinger Missiles 

  
(540) 338-3877 - Fax (540) 338-0968 - 9:00AM to 5:00PM (Mon-Fri) ET
© Copyright 2014 Skylighter, Inc. All Rights Reserved
Contact Us | Easy Returns | 1 Year Satisfaction Guarantee | Privacy Policy