How To Make a Matchbox Rocket Launching Kit

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+8 1. Burimi commented 8 years ago

This is rocket science for me!
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+9 2. isitmeor commented 8 years ago

When I was kid we made the "rockets" using the metallic tubes found inside some pens and we used only the phosphorus of the match head. With enough phosphorus, the "rockets" were behaving more like tiny bullets.
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+10 3. dushan commented 8 years ago

#2 or in short: "i had a childhood before technology took over" :)
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+4 4. cameramaster commented 8 years ago

Better hope ISIS don't watch Snotr...a new system of weaponry!
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+2 5. MrJaKoSe commented 8 years ago

#4 Lets cut 100000 Matches alright!
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0 6. thedogsniff commented 8 years ago

macgyver would slap him.. skewer? scissors? sock? bottle cap container? template? aluminum foil tape? needle nose pliers? you should only need a foil candy wrapper and a match..

#5 mythbusters did it with 1 million matches:
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+1 7. kazannova commented 8 years ago

rolling a joint is faster than making a Matchbox Rocket
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+1 8. Bulwinkle commented 8 years ago

how do we launch these from a drone?