How to Make Fireworks


8-Shot Fiberglass Fireworks Mortar Racks

Learn the Easy Way to Make Versatile8-Shot Fiberglass Fireworks Mortar RacksJust Like These... If you plan to shoot a backyard display this year there is a good chance you'll be buying some shell kits to punctuate your show. Every year...

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How To Make Black Powder Rockets

By John Werner One of the most enjoyable pyrotechnic devices a person can make and become proficient at is the black powder rocket. Many reasons contribute to its attractiveness: it can be made and shot immediately; the chemicals used are...

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It's the dead of winter. You want to make fireworks--"something," just to smell the smoke. Perhaps you'd like to entertain the party-goers with a pretty device. You'd like to light up the night as the crowd looks out into the...

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Firefly Aluminum Powder Rocket Composition

John Dudley sent this in. Thanks John. Firefly Aluminum Rockets Ball mill the lampblack, sulfur and potassium nitrate together for two hours, just like making black powder. Next, mix in the firefly aluminum powder and boric acid. Make regular black...

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How to Make Firework Mines

Introduction There is a beautiful photo on the cover of Dr. Takeo Shimizu's Fireworks, The Art, Science and Technique (FAST). At the top of the picture is a huge, double-petaled, fireworks-shell starburst, with several smaller star-flowers between it and the...

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