Nitrogen Propelled Rocket Launcher (N.P.R.L.)
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Nitrogen Propelled Rocket Launcher (N.P.R.L.)

Sound Nitrogen Propelled Rocket Launcher (N.P.R.L.) -explosion- Grant: Holy mother! Shonduras: Holy Moly! Grant: Where is it? Hey, what’s up guys, today I’m hanging out with Shonduras. And some liquid nitrogen, no big deal. See, a lot of you know that I replenished my recent supply of liquid nitrogen and this stuff… has a shelf […]

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How To Make “Screw-Lock” Sugar Rockets
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How To Make “Screw-Lock” Sugar Rockets

For this project I’m going to show you how to make “Screw-Lock” Sugar Rockets. These PVC rocket motors are powerful, and designed to help you re-load, and re-launch your “Randomizer” rocket within minutes. They’ve got a built in parachute ejection system, which will help bring your rockets back safely. And the best part is, you […]

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How To Build A Rocket (From Scratch)
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How To Build A Rocket (From Scratch)

For this project I’m going to show you how to build a rocket, from scratch. These homemade “Randomizer” rockets, launch over 1,000 feet high, and eject a little parachute to bring them safely back to the ground. They’re re-loadable and re-launch-able. And you might even be able to build one, with things around your house. […]

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How To Make Sugar Rockets
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How To Make Sugar Rockets

In a previous project I went to the hobby store and picked up some F-class rocket motors, to try launching a rocket, made out of pool noodles. Now these motors are amazing, but the catch is they’re $17 each. So in this project let’s see if we can use powdered sugar and kitty litter, to […]

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How To Make a Matchbox Rocket Launching Kit
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How To Make a Matchbox Rocket Launching Kit

These desktop rockets might be tiny, but they’re impressively powerful, leave a cool trail of smoke, and shoot up to 40 feet away. Surprisingly, they’re only powered by one single match head. In this project we’re using aluminum foil and a box of matches, to make the ultimate in desktop weaponry. Homemade, Matchbox Rockets. All […]

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Home-brew Bottle Rockets – (From Household Materials)
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Home-brew Bottle Rockets – (From Household Materials)

In a previous project we made some homemade fuses, that can double as improvised sparklers for holiday celebrations. In this project we’re up-cycling these fuses into super simple, fuse propelled, bottle rockets. To make a little rocket like this, we’ll first need to gather up some simple materials, like wooden skewers, electrical tape, aluminum foil, […]

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Rocket Buzz – To Infinity, or Beyond?
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Rocket Buzz – To Infinity, or Beyond?

This toy refuses to believe he’s a toy, and thinks he can fly. But rather than crush his expectations, let’s try using some chemicals and craft supplies, to help get this little space ranger, a little closer to living his dream. To start this project I went to the hobby store for some glittering foam […]

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