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Does any one know the recipe for thermite? Answered

I think that thermite is made with aluminum powder and rust powder but im not sure that is the exact recipe and i need to know the ratio.

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chubby8 (author)2010-04-27

its iron oxide and aluminium
i think its 7:3 by volume
 

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Lotsa Bad Luck (author)chubby82012-08-06

If you don't know, iron oxide is rust and the aluminium needs to be a powder or small granules. Just FYI. (Below fwjs28 says where you can get Al powder easy.)

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chubby8 (author)Lotsa Bad Luck2013-07-30

Oh i know, ive just finished a-level chemistry and have seen the thermite reaction peformed a couple times in the lab.

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TANZMEISTER (author)2010-10-28

Instructables and Google search options are your friend!

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zombiefire (author)2010-08-15

go to this link http://www.metacafe.com/watch/2347014/how_to_make_thermite/

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lemonie (author)2009-07-23

Yes lots of people know this.

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fwjs28 (author)2009-07-23

get an etch a sketch and extract the aluminum...thats all the farther im going :)

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