Introduction: The Exploding Dollar

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You will need a container a dollar rubbing alcohol, water,matchjes, and tongs.First you want to take the rubbing alcohol and pour some in the container WITH OUT SPLASHING then pour in the water....you want to do about a 50/50 mix....... 91% rubbing alcohol works best...  then grab the dollar with your tongs and soak in the mix take out and carefully light the corner on fire and it will light on fire then go out quickly.... you will notice that the dollar is almost completely dry its because the water acts as a seal PRETTY COOL HUH?


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AJMansfield (author)2014-04-03

No, the water does not act as a 'seal'. The water serves as a cooling agent to prevent the heat from charring the dollar itself.

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