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Re: [APD] Potassium Chlorate
A wonderful oxidiser...compared to the lame KNO2
Sulpher, charcoal and KCLO3....yee haw
mix a 14yr old boy, a fireworks manual from 1935 and access to cheap and
plentiful chemicals combined with endless zeal with a complete lack of fear
( and run on sentences....)..
My eyebrows eventually grew back....
> Message: 2
> Date: Thu, 30 Oct 2008 11:50:59 +0000
> From: Stuart Halliday <stuart at mytriops_com>
> Subject: Re: [APD] Potassium chlorate - KClO3 advice
> To: aquatic plants digest <aquatic-plants at actwin_com>
> I believe Jerry Baker wrote this email section below:
>> Richard J. Sexton wrote:
>>> Pellets? Oh cool. Put a sugar cube on one. Put a fuse inbetween them.
>>> Run away.
>> Sugar and KClO3 is quite the adventure if you're into that sort of
>> thing. Different ratios produce different effects. I've had a 5 or 6
>> foot fireball from only a few ounces of powder. Of course, that was in
>> my youth and fire and loud noises hold no interest for me :)
> Makes note: never to invite Jerry to a Guy Fawkes night... ;-)
> Stuart Halliday
> 200 Million years in the making...
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