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Old 06-19-2007, 04:16 AM   #1
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Old 06-19-2007, 04:22 AM   #2
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I'm just glad that idiot didn't get hurt.

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Old 06-19-2007, 04:29 AM   #3
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meh, thats tame compared to some of the explosions we made as kids....homemade napalm, upside down paintcans, shooting .22 shells with bb guns......

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Old 06-19-2007, 04:59 AM   #4
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meh, thats tame compared to some of the explosions we made as kids....homemade napalm, upside down paintcans, shooting .22 shells with bb guns......

Hmmm, ever make a sparkler bomb???? never mind.........
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Old 06-19-2007, 05:21 AM   #5
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When I was in college I had a couple roomates that used to live in farms in Northern California and lived in the same town. They told me of a story of rigging a 55 gallon drum with a spark plug, a length of wire and a car battery and running the hoses from an oxy-acetylene tanks to the drum.

Ka-boom!

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Old 06-19-2007, 07:02 AM   #6
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Hmmm, ever make a sparkler bomb???? never mind.........
My sisters friends tried that once... they thought it would be a good idea to put a can of deoderant in the middle of all that sparkler dust. Luckly someone was still sobre and pointed out how bad of an idea that could of been...
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Old 06-19-2007, 07:07 AM   #7
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My sisters friends tried that once... they thought it would be a good idea to put a can of deoderant in the middle of all that sparkler dust. Luckly someone was still sobre and pointed out how bad of an idea that could of been...
Oh you mean kinda like playing around with a bottle of Axe deoderant and a lighter... Scares you when the plastic catches fire and you think the can's gonna explode...
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Old 06-19-2007, 08:08 AM   #8
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Well, maybe that guy has learned, that when dousing a huge pile of brush with gasoline.. don't spread it all over the damn place. He had gas going everywhere.

And I have never made anything of an explosive nature.

... that wasn't hella fun. Grade 9, almost blowing my figures off did teach me the value of long wicks or electric igniter's.... Taped a HB pencil core (graphite) to a wick then ran power to both ends of the graphite. Ran wire a fair distance and plugged in power pack. Watch the thing glow then kaboom.

As I got older it's amazing how much safer I became. Lame ass I know.

Of course all the above was in my dreams..... I would NEVER have done anything like that.

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Old 06-19-2007, 12:32 PM   #9
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I'm thinking it won't be long until that guy wins a Darwin Award.

Hope Pumbaa doesn't see this. He's likely to find the guy and kick his a$$!

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Old 06-19-2007, 03:56 PM   #10
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That guy has done over 30 flights.

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