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Will putting rubbing/ isopropyl alcohol on a cotton ball give the same effect as flash cotton? Answered

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NobodyInParticular
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Best Answer 12 years ago

Depends what effect you are looking for.

If you want a minute or so of pale, relatively low temperature flames that don't immediately burn the surface the cotton ball is sitting on, then yes. (Adding salt might brighten the flames a bit.)

If you are looking for a quick, bright flash, then no.