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Tennis ball mortar fuel? Answered

Would axe or hairspray possibly work as a fuel for a tennis ball mortar?

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seandogue (author)2009-08-14

We used to use lighter fluid. that's the liquid stuff, not butane. hair spray would probably work, but axe? probably not

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Mortarman12 (author)seandogue2010-04-16

yes axe work i use it yesterday it launch my tennis ball 20 something feet in the air

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seandogue (author)seandogue2009-08-14

BTW, soak the tennis ball with lighter fluid first and you get a flaming tennis ball mortar...pretty neat to watch.

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I would reccomend hair spray and axe mixed toghther for maximum distance

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rickharris (author)2009-07-31

Almost any aerosol that uses propane as a propellant.

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