Shooting and Exploding Stuff

Projects that feature shooting and exploding content!

Make a Throwing Star from a Saw Blade

A throwing star is iconic from not only the Chinese culture but also now American culture.  Every kid who grew up in the 70s, 80s, and 90s, watched Ninjas on TV throwing these little round stars and killing a...

How to make homemade Smoke Bombs

To make our smoke bombs we first need to make the casings. Start by measuring out some two inch sections of cardboard wrapping paper tube, and then cut them out carefully with a razor knife, trying to make ...

How to make a CO2 Cartridge Rifle

Fun things to do with CO2 Cartridges Sometimes you have a problem that needs solving.  Sometimes you have something that's looking for a problem! In my case I am constantly shooting aluminum cans full of BBs...

How to make an Alcohol Powered Bottle Rocket

Make the Alcohol Bottle Rocket When I was a kid the 4th of July was a time that I couldn't wait to arrive every year.  Fireworks were something that kids just love!  Bottle rockets were one of my most favori...