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Picture of The best match rocket ever!!
For this instructable it will only cost you about $5 and most of the tools needed will be found around the house and it will only take you about 10 minutes to make.

2 kebab skewers
roll of duct tape
8x2 inch of aliminium foil
container of any sort
a pair of scissors
a firework fuse
25 matches
 
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Step 1: Step 1

The first step is very easy, all you have to do for this step is to tape the two skewers together with the tape you have at the bottom and top.

Step 2: Step 2

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For this step you have to collect your match ends. You do this by getting your scissors and clamping them at the begining of the red bit of the match and gently wiggle the sc issors releasing the flakes into your your container.

And do this for all the other matches.

once finished use your scissors and just cut up all the bits until it turns into a fine powder.

Step 3: Step 3

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now you need to pour your match powder in to the end of the foil and then place the firework fuse into the middle of the powder.

Step 4: Step 4

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Now for this step you fold the foil over about five times and then twist the ends to keep it secure.

Step 5: Step 5

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Now you only have to tape the foil to the skewer and then you're finished!!
chamster3 years ago
there's an instructable that shows u how to make a engine and it's just like that except whithout the skewer
xiaosijun4 years ago
i made a even better match rocket. email me if you are interested. xiaosijun@gmail.com. trust me. i will surprise you