Introduction: How to Make Quickmatch.
Quick match is a fast burning fuse used in pyrotechnics.
Here you can learn to make it out of black match.
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Step 1: Materials
You will need:
Thread the black match through the straw.
Light it as you would any fuse.
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10 years ago on Introduction
Ive had issues of the plastic straw melting and smothering the fuse causing it to go out. I did have an idea last night though about dipping the black match string into some paper pulp to make a small 'paper layer' around the fuse like a chinese cracker fuse..
Reply 10 years ago on Introduction
That could probably work. What you want to do is place the blackmatch in a confined space.