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Colored Fires

A guide to making fires with simple items
 
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Step 1: Step 1: gather the materials

First gather the materials needed:
Heet antifreeze
Root kill
Diet salt
and a lighter

Step 2: Step 2: set up the materials

Picture of Step 2: set up the materials
RootKillPile.jpg
pour the root kill on a non-flammable flat surface and then pour the anti-freeze, you can also set up the diet salt and anti-freeze  the same way somewhere else

Step 3: Step 3: light and watch

Picture of Step 3: light and watch
PurpleFlame.jpg
stand back and where non-flammable gloves if necessary, light, and watch until it goes out
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Interesting! You say to wait till it goes out. What if you need to put it out for an emergency. What is the safe way to extinguish the flames?
I don't know the particulars of that specific flame, but I'd use something inflamable to cover it up - probably a lid from large enough a pot. In my opinion this is preferrable to trying to blow it out (wort case: you distribute burning particles over a large area) or using water (since I don't know how well the burning stuff reacts to it - besides, a lid is cleaner ;))

Mix borax with the HEET to create a bright green flame.