Re: Chem Lab adventures + Textropians

Spike Jones (
Mon, 23 Aug 1999 20:20:42 -0700

Robert J. Bradbury wrote:

> Gee, I thought I was pretty bad with some gunpowder that
> I could never figure out how pack properly (I didn't
> understand that you needed only a little powder and a
> very strong casing)

Ja, I learned that the type of powder isnt as important as the containment vessel. No real need for high techy nitrocellulose, when good old potassium nitrate and sugar, 60-40, in a CO2 cartridge will make a hell of a little pyrotechnic device. he he heeeeeeee {8^D

Hey are you Textropians all OK? I am seeing some storm related storied on the news. spike