Magnesium-Aluminum, (Magnalium) -200+325 mesh + turnings
-200+325 mesh magnalium, mixed with turnings. A 50:50 alloy of magnesium and aluminum commonly used as a metal fuel, for spark effects, colored stars, strobe compositions and in crackling stars.
Here are some pyrotechnic formulas using this -200 mesh Magnalium:
Blinding Red Stars
Dragon Egg Crackling Stars
NOTE: Each container consists of .49 lb. of magnesium-aluminum powder containing .51 lb. of magnesium turnings. You can remove the turnings with any 20 mesh or finer screen, even a window screen.