Instructables: exploring - technology - science - chemistry - project http://www.instructables.com Sat, 30 Aug 2014 16:11:47 PDT BLOX v1.01 Concentrating Rubbing Alcohol With Table Salt! http://www.instructables.com/id/Concentrating-Rubbing-Alcohol-With-Table-Salt/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Y/YT7X/HS9YBF5I/F5YYT7XHS9YBF5I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Y/YT7X/HS9YBF5I/F5YYT7XHS9YBF5I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Y/YT7X/HS9YBF5I/F5YYT7XHS9YBF5I.SMALL.jpg TrollFaceTheMan With some Non-Iodized table salt, we will concentrate some Isopropyl Alcohol from 70% to around 95% This is a remake of a Video I had made Here (http://youtu.be/RfA3-UGKv_k) which had poor Cropping due to recording angle... Also this video simplifies some of the methods to increase convenience too ...
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Mon, 3 Mar 2014 12:50:14 PST
Converting Ammonium Nitrate To Sodium Nitrate For Pyrotechnics Using Lye http://www.instructables.com/id/Converting-Ammonium-Nitrate-To-Sodium-Nitrate-For-/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/8AA7/HSBSKR8P/F678AA7HSBSKR8P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/8AA7/HSBSKR8P/F678AA7HSBSKR8P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/8AA7/HSBSKR8P/F678AA7HSBSKR8P.SMALL.jpg TrollFaceTheMan In this video I will Show you how to turn and instant cold pack and some drain cleaner powder into a viable oxidizer for all your pyrotechnics needs... This work very well as a Potassium Nitrate Substitute, especially for sugar rockets and such... Now this should not be attempted by anyone except a ...
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Mon, 3 Mar 2014 12:26:42 PST
Make Glow Sticks - The Science http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Glow-Sticks-The-Science/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/8MK8/GBOTJEXQ/FHR8MK8GBOTJEXQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/8MK8/GBOTJEXQ/FHR8MK8GBOTJEXQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/8MK8/GBOTJEXQ/FHR8MK8GBOTJEXQ.SMALL.jpg NurdRage We show how to make glow sticks and go through all the chemicals needed as well as how to make different colors. We also talk about the chemistry and scientifically research a proposed mechanism. To make the glow stick mix together the following: 10mL Diethyl Phthalate (solvent) 3mg of fluorescent...
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Sat, 17 Jul 2010 18:56:54 PDT
Make Potassium Permanganate (sort of...) http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Potassium-Permanganate-sort-of/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FWW/3JZ0/FYAJKLLA/FWW3JZ0FYAJKLLA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWW/3JZ0/FYAJKLLA/FWW3JZ0FYAJKLLA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWW/3JZ0/FYAJKLLA/FWW3JZ0FYAJKLLA.SMALL.jpg NurdRage We make potassium permanganate from the potassium nitrate and manganese dioxide we obtained in previous videos.Warning: This experiment deals with very high temperatures in glass equipment. Face shields and protection against shattering glass is required. In addition small quantities of toxic gases ...
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Thu, 13 Aug 2009 23:05:24 PDT
How To Make TCPO (for making glow sticks) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-TCPO-for-glow-sticks/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FGP/0I7B/FUI0RZ5V/FGP0I7BFUI0RZ5V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGP/0I7B/FUI0RZ5V/FGP0I7BFUI0RZ5V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGP/0I7B/FUI0RZ5V/FGP0I7BFUI0RZ5V.SMALL.jpg NurdRage How to make TCPO or bis(2,4,6-trichlorophenyl) oxalate, used in glow stick reactions.WARNING: This procedure should only be performed by, or under the direct supervision of, an experienced chemist. Please refer to the material safety data sheets of all chemicals for their hazards. Synthesis must be ...
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Mon, 11 May 2009 10:04:46 PDT
How to Make Iodine from Sulfuric acid and an Alkali Metal Iodide http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Iodine-from-Sulfuric-acid-and-an-Alkal/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/UD5W/FSSIKVYC/F1WUD5WFSSIKVYC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/UD5W/FSSIKVYC/F1WUD5WFSSIKVYC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/UD5W/FSSIKVYC/F1WUD5WFSSIKVYC.SMALL.jpg NurdRage How to make elemental iodine from sulfuric acid and sodium or potassium iodide.Warning: Reaction must be done outside or in a fumehood due to production of toxic gases including hydrogen sulfide. Concentrated sulfuric acid is extremely corrosive and dangerous and should be handled in glass container...
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Sun, 29 Mar 2009 17:39:22 PDT
Make a Glow Stick Reaction Using Real Chemicals http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Glow-Stick-Reaction-Using-Real-Chemicals/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FW2/9022/FRXUSXGA/FW29022FRXUSXGA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW2/9022/FRXUSXGA/FW29022FRXUSXGA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW2/9022/FRXUSXGA/FW29022FRXUSXGA.SMALL.jpg NurdRage Here I show you how to make a glow stick reaction with real chemicals. Yes this is a repost, i made a huge mistake on the last oneThe glowstick reaction is made using a diphenyl oxalate derivative known as bis(2,4,6-trichlorophenyl)oxalate or TCPO. Additional ingredients include ethyl acetate as a s...
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Mon, 9 Mar 2009 22:12:58 PDT
How to Demonstrate Cohesive Forces of Water (hydrogen bonding) http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Drops-on-a-Penny--Cohesive-Forces-of-Water-/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/4FF3/FBU346TZ/F2V4FF3FBU346TZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/4FF3/FBU346TZ/F2V4FF3FBU346TZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/4FF3/FBU346TZ/F2V4FF3FBU346TZ.SMALL.jpg kentchemistry.com How many drops of water can you pile on a penny? It is very impressive. Can you do better? This experiment demonstrates the cohesive forces of water also known as Hydrogen Bonds. These forces are responsible for water forming droplets instead of spreading out.
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