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Ping pong balls are extremely flammable

Jul 3, 2013 By Abraham 6

Here’s an idea if you’re short on fireworks but happen to have 2,500 table tennis balls you don’t need…

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6 Comments

  1. brooke says:

    2,583 … my word. My boys make little ping pong ball bombs all the time, but I’m not sure I’m going to show them this!

    1. Ciarán says:

      Ping pong ball bombs? Is there more to that than just lighting them?

      (I ask as a 37 year old little boy)

  2. David says:

    Cutting these up and wrapping them in foil, I used them as smoke bombs when playing paintball. Not nearly as many are necessary (about 20 for a decent sized distraction or get-away).

  3. cer says:

    This is the same material films for movies were made of in former days. Now imagine a very strong (and hot) light source very close to the film. Movies were dangerous…

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