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How to set a bill in the flames with out burning it

I'll show you how to put any bill in the fire with out burning it, but be careful! you are playin with fire.
 
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Step 1: What will you need

*Salt
*Fire
*Antyseptic alcohol
*A dish
*Any bill
(70% Alcohol works well, look the third image)

Step 3: Step #2

Alcohol burns a blue flame so it is a little dificult to see, so put a litle bit of salt so thet the flame burns bright yellow. 

Step 4: Step #3

Picture of Step #3
Dip the bill into the alcohol solution and make sure that it is completle wet; remove the exsess and... 

Step 5: Voila!

Picture of Voila!
...set your bill in the fire, and let that the bill touch it, the bill wil catch fire, when the fire burn a little your fingertips, shake it... The bill did not burn!!!
Kiteman3 years ago
We really need to see a shot of the bill in flames but not blackening,,,
Andreus Felipen (author)  Kiteman3 years ago
Hello, please go to this adress this is a professor doing this:
http://video.about.com/chemistry/Burning-Money-Magic-Trick.htm
I know it works, and I know why it works, but you need to *show* that it works. Going by your photos, it doesn't work, and that's a shame.
Andreus Felipen (author)  Kiteman3 years ago
Ok, no problem... B-)
rvalotta3 years ago
We use to do this for prospective high school students. The difference was we used a mixture of 50% water and 50% rubbing alcohol with a pinch of salt.

Andreus Felipen (author)  rvalotta3 years ago
Ah...
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