Introduction: How to Make a Drinking Glass From a Beer Bottle

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This is a simple and quick task to do

Step 1: Materials

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Beer bottle
Lighter fluid
Ice cold water

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Tie string tight on bottle

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Take string off bottle

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Pore the lighter fluid in a glass

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Soak string in glass that has lighter fluid

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Light the string after you put it back on the glass

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Hold over sink and twist bottle until fire dies down

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Pore cold water on bottle

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This is the fire when its going down

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Sand the edge then your done


DangerHat (author)2014-08-20

Great idea! I've never seen it done this way before. Do you get a cleaner break than using a glass cutter?

Builder971 (author)DangerHat2014-08-23

yes just make sure that the string Is on the bottle straight and it should come out pretty straight.

Thederpyninja (author)2014-08-21

Another thing you can use other than lighter fluid is acetone nail polish remover :). I'm not sure if non-acetone remover would work but they are both highly flammable. When I made these I found that it was eaisier filling my sink with ice cold water and dipping the bottles in. Great ible!

Builder971 (author)Thederpyninja2014-08-23

yes all of those can work

Tater Zoid (author)2014-08-19

Hi, I just don't quite get how you did this. Could you provide written instructions, by chance? Thank you.

jfarwell2 (author)Tater Zoid2014-08-20

the heat shock going from hot heated by the string on fire. to cold under the tap causes the glass to fracture cleanly along the heat line.

Tater Zoid (author)jfarwell22014-08-20

Thank you for the clarification, I'm going to try this.

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