Introduction: Playing With Chemicals

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Our experiment was if we combine Magnesium with dry ice it would make pure carbon. if you want to do this experiment than your in the right place. We have a video above to show what we did. We hope this instructable will help others with making this experiment the right way. Enjoy...!

Step 1: Step 1- Saftey Equipment

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The 1st thing you should do before you start is put on the gloves and goggles and an apron. This is a saftey Precaution that you must take because there are many chemicals that can be harmful to your skin.

Step 2: Step - Other Equipment

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Also grab your blow torch or somthing that makes fire also get the mate that you can do the experiment on.

Step 3: Step 3- Light It Up!

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Light up the magnisium in the dry ice...have your gloves and googles on for saftey.

Step 4: Step 4- Final Part

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Put the other dry ice block on top of the other and stand back. Have fun and enjoy!!

Comments

ToyMaker (author)2013-12-18

Interesting experiment. What was the result? Did you produce pure carbon in measurable amounts?

kihscience (author)ToyMaker2014-01-08

I have the same questions!

kihscience (author)2014-01-08

So it makes pure carbon, but what happens to the magnesium? What happens to the oxygen in the carbon dioxide?

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