Acetone peroxide is a primary high explosive. It is the product of the reaction between hydrogen peroxide and acetone and is an acid catalyst. It is notable for being a high explosive that does not contain nitrogen, but is very unstable and typically too dangerous for practica ...more
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The simple adjustments shown in this video can increase the power of your airsoft gun dramatically. Follow these instructions and learn how to upgrade your own airsoft gun by replacing the spring with a more powerful one. A better spring with force more air into the chamber an ...more
This bomb is far better than any of the simple bombs on this website and all the equipment can be bought in a supermarket. So, have fun! Gathering equipment First, you will need to get all the things that you are going use. These things will be: an aerosol can, tin foil and ...more
In this video, learn how to make an easy & cheap home made gun silencer. Materials you will need include: aluminum steel, screen material, a sponge/steel wool, and string or thread. Spray paint is an optional item, in case you'd like to customize it. Good luck with your project!
Some of the most distinctive tools of the ninja in popular culture are the smoke bombs they throw at the ground the instantly go off without lighting them, yielding a dense cloud of smoke through which they escape. This video will show you how to make ninja smoke bombs at home ...more
Ammonium nitrate is a dangerous explosive found in a surprising number of household items, including cold packs and fertilizer. This video demonstrates a relatively safe application of this chemicals powers, the construction of a homemade smoke bomb. In this case, the ammonium ...more
Before you try and build this DIY taser, beware— you could go to jail if you go around tasing people with it. Just having one could give you a fine, because they're not legal in some cities and states. If you still want to make one, proceed ahead. In order to build this DIY e ...more
This DIY pistol crossbow is very dangerous, so make sure you use extreme caution after construction. You don't want to DIY yourself a jail sentence! So now that that's out of the way… watch and learn how to make an awesome pistol crossbow. You can find plans for this crossbow ...more
If you want to make flash powder or black powder for your own fireworks show, you're probably going to need some potassium nitrate, which is KNO3, or saltpeter. Potassium nitrate can be bought online, or at your local hardware store in the form of saltpeter, like Grant's Stump ...more
This explosive video tutorial will show you how to make homemade black powder without using any sulfur. All that you will need is paper, a cooking plate, water, a mortar and pestle, charcoal, two cups powdered sugar, KNO3 (potassium nitrate), a spoon, and a digital scale. Af ...more
In this video tutorial, you will learn how to make a high-powered stun gun out of easily obtained supplies. This easy to find materials would be some wire strippers, some wire, needle nose pliers, rubber gloves, a knife, scissors, a screwdriver, and an old disposable camera. O ...more
A pen gun is a cool way to make a mini weapon with very cheap materials. In this tutorial, you will learn how to make a homemade pen gun that is super easy to build and will definitely shoot like a pro. This gun shoots fast, hard and far. You Will Need: *an elastic *tape *a k ...more
Consider this fantastic hack a safety tutorial for DIY pyrotechnics. Come on. We've all orchestrated reckless backyard explosions. Why not cut the risk and enjoy the show from afar with this MacGyver-style mobile detonator? Make a cell phone detonator.
In this video tutorial, viewers learn how to make a smoke bomb. The materials required for this project are: 60g of potassium nitrate, 40g of sugar, 40g of paraffin wax, fuse, scale, boiler, bowl, stove, spoon, foil and tape. Begin by mixing the potassium nitrate and sugar int ...more
Learn how to your build own shotgun and bullets or shells with this three part video. Part 1 of 3 - How to Build your own shotgun and shells. Part 2 of 3 - How to Build your own shotgun and shells. Part 3 of 3 - How to Build your own shotgun and shells.
If you own an Ed Brown 1911 handgun and want to know how to disassemble, reassemble, or perform maintenance on it, look no further than this guide. Ed Brown products has produced this guide letting you know everything you need to about the handgun.
Check out this video tutorial on how to make dextrin with corn starch. To make this dextrin, good for most fireworks or other pyrotechnic needs, you'll need corn starch, a cookie sheet, a flat metal spatula and an oven. Making dextrin just might be easier than you think, just ...more
Watch this video to see how to build a simple air gun. Well, okay... it might not be "that' simple, but anyways... Gather your materials to start making this powerful air gun: PVC fittings, a valve, heat source, PVC pipes, rubber hose, pump, ice pick and a soda cap. Arrange a ...more
This video covers the process for properly cleaning the barrels on a shotgun. Larry Potterfield, CEO and Founder of MidwayUSA, demonstrates this process using a Browning Superposed shotgun and Tipton brand cleaning supplies. This technique can be applied to numerous side-by-si ...more
In this tutorial, we learn how to perform an upgrade on your airsoft gun. To do this, you will need: a silencer, a bolt, a screwdriver, a spring, and lubricant. First, remove your magazine and pull the entire piece out. You will see the spring and pistons. Get some grease and ...more
What kind of fireworks will you be handling tomorrow during your 4th of July celebration? Firecrackers? Torpedoes? Roman candles? Homemade aerial ball shells with a potassium nitrate, charcoal and sulfur mixture? Whatever fireworks you may be using on Independence Day, make s ...more
The RGD-5 hand grenade is a post World War II Russian anti-personnel fragmentation grenade. It is still in service in many of Russia's former client states. The grenade is egg-shaped with no external ribbing, except for a lateral ridge where the two halves of the grenade join ...more
If you consider yourself an advanced at-home smoke bomb maker, watch this video! It demonstrates how to make a rather larger, more elaborate smoke bomb than most of it's competitors while still utilizing mostly common household materials. You will need a goodly amount of PVC p ...more
Smoke comes in many flavors. This video demonstrates the construction of a smoke bomb out of a few creative household items: a soda can, a piece of paper, some body spray, and scissors. This process is unlike the ones used in most of the other smoke bomb procedure videos out t ...more
Here I shall show you how to make stable flash powder for all your uses in firework. It's not real flash powder, but the result is pretty good and not so sensitive like real flash powder. In my country, fireworks with flash powder inside of them are illegal, so I decided to ma ...more
The video will show you how to make a bomb using chlorine and alcohol. Take 2-3 tablespoons of powder chlorine and put it in an ice mountain bottle or a plastic bottle. Add about 1/4 a cup of clear rubbing alcohol. Screw on the lid and shake a couple times until it makes a cra ...more
Making napalm at home from household products. First, take a metal can and fill the can up about quarter of the way. Break apart some Styrofoam and put it in the gas. Mix this until the Styrofoam dissolves and becomes a gooey mix. Let the gas soak into the piece of Styrofoam t ...more
Learn how to make an impact flash bomb! With this video tutorial, you'll be making ninja grenades in no time! Throw these grenades to the ground and make your escape in a flash of puff and smoke. To make these flash bombs, you'll need a ping pong ball, sandpaper, superglue, fl ...more
Using a few household items, one man has found a way to dampen the sound waves resultant of firing his rifle. In this video, the principles behind the design are explained.
For those who enjoy launching projectiles at high speeds, this article details how you can build an all-metal piston valve air gun. This device also works as a high-powered water gun. Parts List (1x) empty propane tank (1x) 1/2" metal piping, 3 ft. (1x) 1/2" hose-to-thread 3 ...more
Make a homemade blowdart gun. Warning: these blowdarts can be extremely dangerous.
Simon Phoenix used one in Demolition Man, terrorists got their hands on them in Eraser, and you've probably shot one in Halo, but are electromagnetic projectile weapons more than just science-fiction? Yes, thanks to the United States Navy. Today, December 10th, the Office of ...more
Flash paper is a fun little tool, mostly useful for scaring people, doing magic shows, or scaring people during magic shows. Here, learn how to make it yourself at home without using the dangerous chemicals, including acids, inherent in most processes for it's manufacture. All ...more
In this official video tutorial from Ruger Firearms, we learn how to disassemble a P95 pistol. For more information, including a complete demonstration and detailed, step-by-step instructions, as well as to get started taking apart your own P95 pistol, watch this gun owner's g ...more
First, remember three basic safety rules; always keep the gun pointed in a safe direction, always keep your finger off of the trigger until you are ready to shoot, and always keep the gun unloaded until ready to use. This video tutorial will show you how to use a handgun by k ...more
Check out this video tutorial on how to make nitrocellulose lacquer. Nitrocellulose is a highly flammable material made by treating cellulose with concentrated nitric acid, used for explosives. The lacquer is the spreadable liquid made by dissolving ping pong balls in acetone. ...more
Sensei Anthony Britton demonstrates how to defend yourself against an attacker larger and heavier than yourself by applying the principles of vital point striking. Cause your attacker some pain by attacking those weak human body areas. Works on all shapes and sizes. IMPORTANT ...more
Harness the power of the classic potassium permanganate and glycerin reaction to make very effective miniature chemical fire starters. These chemical fire starters are easy to make, and great for camping trips. Just be very careful! You will need: potassium permanganate, glyc ...more
Check out this explosive video tutorial on how to make napalm. What is napalm? Napalm is a highly flammable tacky jelly used in incendiary bombs and flamethrowers and other weapon items, made of gasoline thickened with special soaps. All you do is soak some styrofoam up in ga ...more
This video is to show how to perform the move known as the Y2K rollover. It's not that hard of a move, it just takes practice. Hope this video helps you to be "one" with your butterfly knife, cause it should be.